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Fri Feb 5 1:30 am

NHL - Week 18 of 27

Eastern Conference Winning Magic Numbers

How close is your team to clinching a certain playoff spot? A Winning Magic Number is the number of consecutive upcoming games a team must win to guarantee winning a given playoff spot. Click a team name to proceed to the team playoff picture page.

Eastern Conference Playoff Standings
Record Metropolitan Divisional Winners Atlantic Divisional Winners Wildcard No
Playoffs
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POs
Team Division Div W L OTL GP Pts 1* 2* 3 1* 2* 3 7 8 9
Capitals Metropolitan Met 36 9 4 49 76 23 22 21 - - - 20 20 0
Rangers Metropolitan Met 28 18 5 51 61 DNCD 30 28 - - - 27 27 0
Islanders Metropolitan Met 26 17 6 49 58 DNCD 31 31 - - - 29 28 0
Panthers Atlantic Atl 31 15 5 51 67 - - - 28 26 25 24 24 0
Lightning Atlantic Atl 28 18 4 50 60 - - - DNCD 29 29 28 28 0
Bruins Atlantic Atl 27 18 6 51 60 - - - DNCD 31 29 28 28 0
Red Wings Atlantic Atl 25 18 8 51 58 - - - DNCD DNCD 30 29 29 0
Devils Metropolitan Met 26 20 6 52 58 DNCD DNCD DNCD - - - 30 29 0
 
Penguins Metropolitan Met 25 17 7 49 57 DNCD 31 30 - - - 29 29 0
Flyers Metropolitan Met 23 18 8 49 54 DNCD 33 33 - - - 32 31 0
Hurricanes Metropolitan Met 23 21 8 52 54 DNCD DNCD DNCD - - - DNCD DNCD 0
Canadiens Atlantic Atl 24 24 4 52 52 - - - DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD 0
Senators Atlantic Atl 23 23 6 52 52 - - - DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD 0
Maple Leafs Atlantic Atl 19 22 9 50 47 - - - DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD 0
Sabres Atlantic Atl 21 26 5 52 47 - - - DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD 0
Blue Jackets Metropolitan Met 20 28 5 53 45 DNCD DNCD DNCD - - - DNCD DNCD 0
  • Notes
  • ^ means the team will finish better than this playoff spot
  • X means the team cannot win this playoff spot
  • numeric indicates the number of consecutive upcoming games that must be won to guarantee winning this spot
  • "DNCD" indicates the team Does Not Control its Destiny for this playoff spot and thus, even after winning all remaining games, needs help from other teams to win
  • * denotes first round home field advantage in the playoffs