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NHL - Week 24 of 27

Penguins Most Important Games

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

Penguins Most Important Games
Game Importance
Factor
(0‑∼100)
Game
Winner
Penguins Resultant Playoff Probabilities
Metropolitan Divisional Winners Atlantic Divisional Winners Wildcard No Playoffs No POs
1* 2* 3 1* 2* 3 7 8 9
Penguins
(40‑23‑6)

vs
Blue Jackets
(33‑22‑15)
6 Penguins Wins 12% 24% 40% - - - 17% 5% 2%
Current Probabilities 10% 21% 39% - - - 19% 7% 4%
Blue Jackets Wins 6% 17% 40% - - - 21% 10% 6%
Devils
(28‑29‑12)

vs
Hurricanes
(38‑25‑5)
1 Devils Wins 10% 22% 41% - - - 16% 6% 4%
Current Probabilities 10% 21% 39% - - - 19% 7% 4%
Hurricanes Wins 9% 21% 37% - - - 21% 7% 4%
Flames
(36‑27‑7)

vs
Islanders
(35‑23‑10)
1 Flames Wins 10% 21% 40% - - - 19% 6% 4%
Current Probabilities 10% 21% 39% - - - 19% 7% 4%
Islanders Wins 10% 22% 38% - - - 18% 8% 4%
Red Wings
(17‑49‑5)

vs
Capitals
(41‑20‑8)
1 Red Wings Wins 13% 22% 35% - - - 18% 7% 4%
Current Probabilities 10% 21% 39% - - - 19% 7% 4%
Capitals Wins 9% 21% 40% - - - 19% 7% 4%
Stars
(37‑24‑8)

vs
Panthers
(35‑26‑8)
1 Stars Wins 10% 21% 39% - - - 19% 7% 4%
Current Probabilities 10% 21% 39% - - - 19% 7% 4%
Panthers Wins 10% 21% 39% - - - 19% 7% 4%
Lightning
(43‑21‑6)

vs
Flyers
(41‑21‑7)
1 Lightning Wins 11% 23% 36% - - - 18% 7% 4%
Current Probabilities 10% 21% 39% - - - 19% 7% 4%
Flyers Wins 8% 19% 42% - - - 20% 7% 4%
Predators
(35‑26‑8)

vs
Maple Leafs
(36‑25‑9)
0 Predators Wins 9% 21% 39% - - - 19% 7% 4%
Current Probabilities 10% 21% 39% - - - 19% 7% 4%
Maple Leafs Wins 10% 21% 38% - - - 19% 7% 4%
Canadiens
(31‑31‑9)

vs
Sabres
(30‑31‑8)
0 Canadiens Wins 10% 21% 39% - - - 19% 7% 4%
Current Probabilities 10% 21% 39% - - - 19% 7% 4%
Sabres Wins 10% 21% 39% - - - 19% 7% 4%
Blackhawks
(32‑30‑8)

vs
Senators
(25‑34‑12)
0 Blackhawks Wins 10% 21% 39% - - - 19% 7% 4%
Current Probabilities 10% 21% 39% - - - 19% 7% 4%
Senators Wins 10% 21% 39% - - - 19% 7% 4%
  • 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