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NHL - Week 8 of 18

Central Division Playoff Picture

Where is your team going in the playoffs? The Central Division Playoff Picture table presents the probabilities that a team will win each playoff spot. All future unplayed games are assumed won/lost with a probability based upon relative team strengths. Click a team name to proceed to the team playoff picture page.

Central Division Playoff Standings
Record Playoff Spots No
Playoffs
No
POs
Team W L OTL GP Pts 1* 2* 3 4 5
Lightning 17 4 2 23 36 54% 27% 14% 4% 1%
Hurricanes 17 6 1 24 35 25% 35% 28% 9% 3%
Panthers 15 5 4 24 34 19% 30% 34% 12% 5%
Blackhawks 13 8 5 26 31 2% 6% 16% 41% 36%
 
Blue Jackets 10 11 5 26 25 <1% <1% 2% 10% 87%
Predators 11 14 0 25 22 <1% <1% 1% 6% 93%
Stars 7 8 5 20 19 <1% 1% 5% 19% 75%
Red Wings 7 16 3 26 17 <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