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Eastern Conference Losing Magic Numbers

How close is your team from being eliminated from winning a certain playoff spot? A Losing Magic Number is the number of consecutive upcoming games a team must lose to guarantee losing 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
Capitals MetropolitanMet 49 26 7 82 105 MW ^ ^ - - - ^ ^ ^
Penguins MetropolitanMet 47 29 6 82 100 X MW ^ - - - ^ ^ ^
Flyers MetropolitanMet 42 26 14 82 98 X X MW - - - ^ ^ ^
Lightning AtlanticAtl 54 23 5 82 113 - - - MW ^ ^ ^ ^ ^
Bruins AtlanticAtl 50 20 12 82 112 - - - X MW ^ ^ ^ ^
Maple Leafs AtlanticAtl 49 26 7 82 105 - - - X X MW ^ ^ ^
Blue Jackets MetropolitanMet 45 30 7 82 97 X X X - - - MW ^ ^
Devils MetropolitanMet 44 29 9 82 97 X X X - - - X MW ^
 
Panthers AtlanticAtl 44 30 8 82 96 - - - X X X X X MW
Hurricanes MetropolitanMet 36 35 11 82 83 X X X - - - X X MW
Islanders MetropolitanMet 35 37 10 82 80 X X X - - - X X MW
Rangers MetropolitanMet 34 39 9 82 77 X X X - - - X X MW
Red Wings AtlanticAtl 30 39 13 82 73 - - - X X X X X MW
Canadiens AtlanticAtl 29 40 13 82 71 - - - X X X X X MW
Senators AtlanticAtl 28 43 11 82 67 - - - X X X X X MW
Sabres AtlanticAtl 25 45 12 82 62 - - - X X X X X MW
  • 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 lost to guarantee losing this spot
  • "MW" indicates the team Might Win the playoff spot despite losing all of its remaining games
  • * denotes first round home ice advantage in the playoffs