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Fri Jan 21 3:00 am

NHL - Week 15 of 29

Buffalo Sabres Playoff Picture

Where are the Sabres going in the playoff? The Sabres playoff picture table presents the probabilities that the Sabres will win each playoff spot. All future unplayed games are assumed won/lost with a probability based upon relative team strengths.

Eastern Conference Playoff Standings
Record Metropolitan Divisional Winners Atlantic Divisional Winners Wildcard No
Playoffs
No
POs
Team DivisionDiv W L OTL GP Pts 1* 2* 3 1* 2* 3 7 8 9
Rangers MetropolitanMet 26 10 4 40 56 28% 38% 22% - - - 5% 5% 2%
Hurricanes MetropolitanMet 26 8 2 36 54 58% 25% 12% - - - 3% 2% 1%
Penguins MetropolitanMet 24 10 5 39 53 11% 24% 34% - - - 9% 14% 9%
Panthers AtlanticAtl 27 8 5 40 59 - - - 44% 28% 20% 7% 2% <1%
Lightning AtlanticAtl 27 9 5 41 59 - - - 24% 31% 28% 12% 4% 1%
Maple Leafs AtlanticAtl 24 10 3 37 51 - - - 26% 27% 27% 13% 5% 2%
Capitals MetropolitanMet 22 10 9 41 53 4% 12% 25% - - - 15% 24% 20%
Bruins AtlanticAtl 23 12 2 37 48 - - - 6% 14% 25% 28% 16% 11%
 
Red Wings AtlanticAtl 18 17 5 40 41 - - - <1% <1% 1% 2% 7% 91%
Blue Jackets MetropolitanMet 18 18 1 37 37 <1% 1% 5% - - - 5% 13% 76%
Flyers MetropolitanMet 13 19 8 40 34 <1% <1% <1% - - - <1% 1% 99%
Devils MetropolitanMet 14 19 5 38 33 <1% <1% <1% - - - <1% 1% 99%
Islanders MetropolitanMet 13 13 6 32 32 <1% <1% 2% - - - 2% 6% 91%
Sabres AtlanticAtl 12 21 7 40 31 - - - <1% <1% <1% <1% <1% >99%
Senators AtlanticAtl 11 20 2 33 24 - - - <1% <1% <1% <1% 1% 98%
Canadiens AtlanticAtl 8 25 6 39 22 - - - <1% <1% <1% <1% <1% >99%
  • 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
  • Table Sorting Method
  • * denotes first round home ice advantage in the playoffs


(14) Sabres 1st Round Playoff Matchup Probabilities
Record Total Home
(<1%)
Away
(<1%)
Opponent W L OTL Pts
(2)Hurricanes 26 8 2 54 <1% <1% <1%
(1)Panthers 27 8 5 59 <1% <1% <1%
(2)Lightning 27 9 5 59 <1% <1% <1%
(3)Maple Leafs 24 10 3 51 <1% <1% <1%
(1)Rangers 26 10 4 56 <1% <1% <1%
(3)Penguins 24 10 5 53 <1% <1% <1%
(7)Capitals 22 10 9 53 <1% <1% <1%
(8)Bruins 23 12 2 48 <1% <1% <1%
(9)Red Wings 18 17 5 41 <1% <1% <1%
(10)Blue Jackets 18 18 1 37 <1% <1% <1%
(11)Flyers 13 19 8 34 <1% <1% <1%
(12)Devils 14 19 5 33 <1% <1% <1%
(13)Islanders 13 13 6 32 <1% <1% <1%
(15)Senators 11 20 2 24 <1% <1% <1%
(16)Canadiens 8 25 6 22 <1% <1% <1%
Elimination >99%



Sabres Schedule
Current Week 15
Week Wk Opponent Score Home / Away Date / Time (ET)
1 Canadiens
(8‑25‑6)
5‑1 Home Thu Oct 14, 7:00 pm
1 Coyotes
(10‑24‑4)
2‑1 (SO) Home Sat Oct 16, 1:00 pm
2 Canucks
(18‑18‑3)
5‑2 Home Tue Oct 19, 7:00 pm
2 Bruins
(23‑12‑2)
1‑4 Home Fri Oct 22, 7:00 pm
2 Devils
(14‑19‑5)
1‑2 (OT) Away Sat Oct 23, 7:00 pm
3 Lightning
(27‑9‑5)
5‑1 Home Mon Oct 25, 7:00 pm
3 Ducks
(19‑16‑7)
4‑3 (OT) Away Thu Oct 28, 10:00 pm
3 Kings
(20‑16‑5)
2‑3 Away Sun Oct 31, 4:00 pm
4 Sharks
(21‑18‑2)
3‑5 Away Tue Nov 2, 10:30 pm
4 Kraken
(12‑23‑4)
2‑5 Away Thu Nov 4, 10:00 pm
4 Red Wings
(18‑17‑5)
3‑4 (OT) Home Sat Nov 6, 7:00 pm
5 Capitals
(22‑10‑9)
3‑5 Away Mon Nov 8, 7:00 pm
5 Oilers
(18‑16‑2)
3‑2 Home Fri Nov 12, 7:00 pm
5 Maple Leafs
(24‑10‑3)
4‑5 Home Sat Nov 13, 7:00 pm
6 Penguins
(24‑10‑5)
2‑1 Away Tue Nov 16, 7:00 pm
6 Flames
(18‑11‑6)
0‑5 Home Thu Nov 18, 7:00 pm
6 Rangers
(26‑10‑4)
4‑5 Away Sun Nov 21, 6:00 pm
7 Blue Jackets
(18‑18‑1)
4‑7 Home Mon Nov 22, 7:00 pm
7 Bruins
(23‑12‑2)
1‑5 Home Wed Nov 24, 7:00 pm
7 Canadiens
(8‑25‑6)
4‑1 Home Fri Nov 26, 7:00 pm
7 Red Wings
(18‑17‑5)
2‑3 (OT) Away Sat Nov 27, 7:00 pm
8 Kraken
(12‑23‑4)
4‑7 Home Mon Nov 29, 7:00 pm
8 Panthers
(27‑8‑5)
4‑7 Away Thu Dec 2, 7:00 pm
8 Hurricanes
(26‑8‑2)
2‑6 Away Sat Dec 4, 7:30 pm
9 Ducks
(19‑16‑7)
0‑2 Home Tue Dec 7, 7:30 pm
9 Rangers
(26‑10‑4)
1‑2 Home Fri Dec 10, 7:00 pm
9 Capitals
(22‑10‑9)
2‑3 (SO) Home Sat Dec 11, 7:00 pm
10 Jets
(17‑13‑6)
4‑2 Away Tue Dec 14, 8:00 pm
10 Wild
(22‑10‑3)
3‑2 (SO) Away Thu Dec 16, 8:00 pm
10 Penguins
(24‑10‑5)
2‑3 (OT) Away Fri Dec 17, 7:00 pm
12 Devils
(14‑19‑5)
3‑4 Home Wed Dec 29, 7:00 pm
12 Islanders
(13‑13‑6)
1‑4 Away Thu Dec 30, 7:30 pm
12 Bruins
(23‑12‑2)
3‑4 (OT) Away Sat Jan 1, 1:00 pm
13 Sharks
(21‑18‑2)
2‑3 Home Thu Jan 6, 7:00 pm
14 Lightning
(27‑9‑5)
1‑6 Home Tue Jan 11, 7:00 pm
14 Predators
(25‑14‑3)
4‑1 Away Thu Jan 13, 8:00 pm
14 Red Wings
(18‑17‑5)
0‑4 Away Sat Jan 15, 7:00 pm
15 Red Wings
(18‑17‑5)
2‑3 (OT) Home Mon Jan 17, 1:00 pm
15 Senators
(11‑20‑2)
3‑1 Away Tue Jan 18, 7:00 pm
15 Stars
(19‑16‑2)
4‑5 Home Thu Jan 20, 7:00 pm
15 Flyers
(13‑19‑8)
  Home Sat Jan 22, 1:00 pm
16 Senators
(11‑20‑2)
  Away Tue Jan 25, 7:00 pm
16 Coyotes
(10‑24‑4)
  Away Sat Jan 29, 9:00 pm
16 Avalanche
(27‑8‑3)
  Away Sun Jan 30, 8:00 pm
17 Golden Knights
(24‑15‑2)
  Away Tue Feb 1, 10:00 pm
18 Blue Jackets
(18‑18‑1)
  Home Thu Feb 10, 7:00 pm
18 Canadiens
(8‑25‑6)
  Away Sun Feb 13, 12:30 pm
19 Islanders
(13‑13‑6)
  Home Tue Feb 15, 7:00 pm
19 Senators
(11‑20‑2)
  Home Thu Feb 17, 7:00 pm
19 Avalanche
(27‑8‑3)
  Home Sat Feb 19, 1:00 pm
19 Blue Jackets
(18‑18‑1)
  Away Sun Feb 20, 6:00 pm
20 Canadiens
(8‑25‑6)
  Away Wed Feb 23, 7:30 pm
20 Blues
(23‑11‑5)
  Away Fri Feb 25, 8:00 pm
20 Stars
(19‑16‑2)
  Away Sun Feb 27, 2:00 pm
21 Maple Leafs
(24‑10‑3)
  Away Wed Mar 2, 7:30 pm
21 Wild
(22‑10‑3)
  Home Fri Mar 4, 7:00 pm
21 Kings
(20‑16‑5)
  Home Sun Mar 6, 1:00 pm
22 Panthers
(27‑8‑5)
  Home Mon Mar 7, 7:00 pm
22 Golden Knights
(24‑15‑2)
  Home Thu Mar 10, 7:00 pm
22 Maple Leafs
(24‑10‑3)
  Home Sun Mar 13, 3:00 pm
23 Oilers
(18‑16‑2)
  Away Thu Mar 17, 9:00 pm
23 Flames
(18‑11‑6)
  Away Fri Mar 18, 9:00 pm
23 Canucks
(18‑18‑3)
  Away Sun Mar 20, 10:00 pm
24 Penguins
(24‑10‑5)
  Home Wed Mar 23, 7:30 pm
24 Capitals
(22‑10‑9)
  Home Fri Mar 25, 7:00 pm
24 Rangers
(26‑10‑4)
  Away Sun Mar 27, 5:00 pm
25 Blackhawks
(15‑18‑6)
  Away Mon Mar 28, 8:30 pm
25 Jets
(17‑13‑6)
  Home Wed Mar 30, 7:00 pm
25 Predators
(25‑14‑3)
  Home Fri Apr 1, 7:00 pm
25 Panthers
(27‑8‑5)
  Home Sun Apr 3, 1:00 pm
26 Hurricanes
(26‑8‑2)
  Home Tue Apr 5, 7:00 pm
26 Hurricanes
(26‑8‑2)
  Away Thu Apr 7, 7:30 pm
26 Panthers
(27‑8‑5)
  Away Fri Apr 8, 7:00 pm
26 Lightning
(27‑9‑5)
  Away Sun Apr 10, 5:00 pm
27 Maple Leafs
(24‑10‑3)
  Away Tue Apr 12, 7:00 pm
27 Blues
(23‑11‑5)
  Home Thu Apr 14, 7:00 pm
27 Flyers
(13‑19‑8)
  Home Sat Apr 16, 7:00 pm
27 Flyers
(13‑19‑8)
  Away Sun Apr 17, 5:00 pm
28 Devils
(14‑19‑5)
  Away Thu Apr 21, 7:00 pm
28 Islanders
(13‑13‑6)
  Home Sat Apr 23, 12:30 pm
29 Bruins
(23‑12‑2)
  Away Thu Apr 28, 7:00 pm
29 Blackhawks
(15‑18‑6)
  Home Fri Apr 29, 7:00 pm