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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
No
POs
Team Division Div W L OTL GP Pts 1* 2* 3 1* 2* 3 7 8 9
Capitals MetropolitanMet 48 26 8 82 104 MW ^ ^ - - - ^ ^ ^
Islanders MetropolitanMet 48 27 7 82 103 X MW ^ - - - ^ ^ ^
Penguins MetropolitanMet 44 26 12 82 100 X X MW - - - ^ ^ ^
Lightning AtlanticAtl 62 16 4 82 128 - - - MW ^ ^ ^ ^ ^
Bruins AtlanticAtl 49 24 9 82 107 - - - X MW ^ ^ ^ ^
Maple Leafs AtlanticAtl 46 28 8 82 100 - - - X X MW ^ ^ ^
Hurricanes MetropolitanMet 46 29 7 82 99 X X X - - - MW ^ ^
Blue Jackets MetropolitanMet 47 31 4 82 98 X X X - - - X MW ^
 
Canadiens AtlanticAtl 44 30 8 82 96 - - - X X X X X MW
Panthers AtlanticAtl 36 32 14 82 86 - - - X X X X X MW
Flyers MetropolitanMet 37 37 8 82 82 X X X - - - X X MW
Rangers MetropolitanMet 32 36 14 82 78 X X X - - - X X MW
Sabres AtlanticAtl 33 39 10 82 76 - - - X X X X X MW
Red Wings AtlanticAtl 32 40 10 82 74 - - - X X X X X MW
Devils MetropolitanMet 31 41 10 82 72 X X X - - - X X MW
Senators AtlanticAtl 29 47 6 82 64 - - - 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