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NHL - Week 9 of 26

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
No
POs
Team Division Div W L OTL GP Pts 1* 2* 3 1* 2* 3 7 8 9
Penguins Metropolitan Met 16 7 3 26 35 55 53 52 - - - 51 50 0
Rangers Metropolitan Met 17 9 1 27 35 54 53 52 - - - 51 50 0
Blue Jackets Metropolitan Met 15 5 4 24 34 54 54 52 - - - 50 49 0
Canadiens Atlantic Atl 17 6 3 26 37 - - - 51 50 49 49 48 0
Senators Atlantic Atl 15 9 2 26 32 - - - 56 54 52 51 50 0
Bruins Atlantic Atl 15 10 1 26 31 - - - DNCD 55 53 52 51 0
Flyers Metropolitan Met 15 10 3 28 33 DNCD 53 53 - - - 52 50 0
Capitals Metropolitan Met 14 7 3 24 31 57 55 54 - - - 52 51 0
 
Devils Metropolitan Met 12 7 6 25 30 57 55 54 - - - 53 52 0
Lightning Atlantic Atl 14 11 2 27 30 - - - DNCD 54 53 52 51 0
Red Wings Atlantic Atl 13 11 3 27 29 - - - DNCD 55 54 53 52 0
Panthers Atlantic Atl 12 11 4 27 28 - - - DNCD DNCD 55 54 52 0
Sabres Atlantic Atl 10 10 6 26 26 - - - DNCD DNCD 56 55 54 0
Maple Leafs Atlantic Atl 10 9 5 24 25 - - - DNCD 57 56 55 54 0
Hurricanes Metropolitan Met 10 10 5 25 25 DNCD DNCD 57 - - - 56 55 0
Islanders Metropolitan Met 10 10 5 25 25 DNCD DNCD DNCD - - - 56 55 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