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Wed Jan 18 1:30 am

NHL - Week 15 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
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POs
Team Division Div W L OTL GP Pts 1* 2* 3 1* 2* 3 7 8 9
Blue Jackets Metropolitan Met 30 9 4 43 64 36 35 31 - - - 30 29 0
Capitals Metropolitan Met 29 9 6 44 64 37 36 32 - - - 29 28 0
Penguins Metropolitan Met 27 11 5 43 59 DNCD 39 36 - - - 31 30 0
Canadiens Atlantic Atl 27 12 6 45 60 - - - 34 32 30 30 30 0
Bruins Atlantic Atl 23 19 5 47 51 - - - DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD 0
Maple Leafs Atlantic Atl 21 13 8 42 50 - - - DNCD 39 34 34 34 0
Rangers Metropolitan Met 28 16 1 45 57 DNCD DNCD DNCD - - - 33 32 0
Senators Atlantic Atl 23 15 4 42 50 - - - 40 38 35 35 35 0
 
Flyers Metropolitan Met 22 18 6 46 50 DNCD DNCD DNCD - - - DNCD 36 0
Hurricanes Metropolitan Met 21 16 7 44 49 DNCD DNCD DNCD - - - DNCD 37 0
Panthers Atlantic Atl 20 18 8 46 48 - - - DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD 0
Lightning Atlantic Atl 21 20 5 46 47 - - - DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD 0
Devils Metropolitan Met 19 18 9 46 47 DNCD DNCD DNCD - - - DNCD DNCD 0
Red Wings Atlantic Atl 19 19 6 44 44 - - - DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD 0
Sabres Atlantic Atl 17 18 9 44 43 - - - DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD 0
Islanders Metropolitan Met 17 17 8 42 42 DNCD DNCD DNCD - - - DNCD 39 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