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NHL - Week 18 of 28

Hurricanes Most Important Games

The Most Important Games for the Hurricanes are those games in the upcoming week whose outcome most changes the Hurricanes final playoff standings. The Importance Factor provides a relative importance between games. Hurricanes fans can use this table to identify the most interesting games in the upcoming week of play.

Hurricanes Most Important Games
Game Importance
Factor
(0‑∼100)
Game
Winner
Hurricanes Resultant Playoff Probabilities
Metropolitan Divisional Winners Atlantic Divisional Winners Wildcard No Playoffs No POs
1*
First Round Home
Ice Advantage
2*
First Round Home
Ice Advantage
3 1*
First Round Home
Ice Advantage
2*
First Round Home
Ice Advantage
3 7 8 9
Hurricanes
(32‑9‑8)

vs
Kings
(28‑18‑6)
1 Hurricanes Wins 65% 29% 5% - - - 1% <1% <1%
Current Probabilities 62% 30% 6% - - - 1% <1% <1%
Kings Wins 57% 34% 8% - - - 1% <1% <1%
Bruins
(38‑7‑5)

vs
Maple Leafs
(31‑12‑8)
0 Bruins Wins 62% 30% 6% - - - 1% <1% <1%
Current Probabilities 62% 30% 6% - - - 1% <1% <1%
Maple Leafs Wins 61% 31% 6% - - - 1% <1% <1%
Senators
(23‑23‑3)

vs
Canadiens
(20‑26‑4)
0 Senators Wins 62% 31% 6% - - - 1% <1% <1%
Current Probabilities 62% 30% 6% - - - 1% <1% <1%
Canadiens Wins 62% 30% 6% - - - 1% <1% <1%
Blue Jackets
(15‑32‑3)

vs
Capitals
(26‑20‑6)
0 Blue Jackets Wins 62% 30% 7% - - - 1% <1% <1%
Current Probabilities 62% 30% 6% - - - 1% <1% <1%
Capitals Wins 62% 31% 7% - - - 1% <1% <1%
  • Notes
  • ^ means the team will finish better than this playoff spot
  • X means the team cannot win this playoff spot
  • 50% - probability the team will win this playoff spot - green number indicates the team controls its destiny for this spot
  • 50% - probability the team will win this playoff spot - red number indicates the team does not control its destiny for this spot
  • * denotes first round home ice advantage in the playoffs