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NHL - Week 21 of 27

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
Islanders MetropolitanMet 35 17 6 58 76 23 24 MW - - - MW MW MW
Capitals MetropolitanMet 32 20 7 59 71 19 21 22 - - - 22 23 MW
Blue Jackets MetropolitanMet 33 21 3 57 69 20 21 23 - - - 24 25 MW
Lightning AtlanticAtl 44 11 4 59 92 - - - MW MW MW MW MW MW
Bruins AtlanticAtl 34 17 8 59 76 - - - 15 MW MW MW MW MW
Maple Leafs AtlanticAtl 36 19 3 58 75 - - - 15 24 MW MW MW MW
Penguins MetropolitanMet 31 21 7 59 69 18 20 20 - - - 21 23 MW
Canadiens AtlanticAtl 31 21 7 59 69 - - - 12 19 20 21 22 MW
 
Hurricanes MetropolitanMet 31 22 6 59 68 18 19 20 - - - 21 22 MW
Sabres AtlanticAtl 28 23 7 58 63 - - - 9 15 18 19 20 MW
Flyers MetropolitanMet 28 24 7 59 63 15 16 17 - - - 17 19 MW
Panthers AtlanticAtl 25 24 8 57 58 - - - 8 15 17 18 19 MW
Rangers MetropolitanMet 25 25 8 58 58 14 15 16 - - - 17 18 MW
Devils MetropolitanMet 23 28 8 59 54 11 12 13 - - - 13 15 MW
Red Wings AtlanticAtl 23 29 8 60 54 - - - 4 11 11 13 14 MW
Senators AtlanticAtl 22 31 5 58 49 - - - 3 11 11 12 13 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