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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
Capitals MetropolitanMet 34 19 7 60 75 21 22 MW - - - MW MW MW
Penguins MetropolitanMet 35 22 4 61 74 19 21 21 - - - MW MW MW
Flyers MetropolitanMet 31 19 10 60 72 19 20 22 - - - MW MW MW
Lightning AtlanticAtl 40 17 3 60 83 - - - 20 MW MW MW MW MW
Bruins AtlanticAtl 37 13 8 58 82 - - - 21 MW MW MW MW MW
Maple Leafs AtlanticAtl 37 20 5 62 79 - - - 15 18 MW MW MW MW
Devils MetropolitanMet 31 21 8 60 70 17 19 20 - - - MW MW MW
Blue Jackets MetropolitanMet 30 25 5 60 65 15 16 17 - - - 20 21 MW
 
Hurricanes MetropolitanMet 27 23 10 60 64 14 16 17 - - - 17 21 MW
Islanders MetropolitanMet 29 26 6 61 64 13 14 16 - - - 18 20 MW
Rangers MetropolitanMet 27 28 5 60 59 13 14 15 - - - 17 18 MW
Panthers AtlanticAtl 26 25 6 57 58 - - - 11 13 14 19 20 MW
Red Wings AtlanticAtl 24 26 9 59 57 - - - 8 10 12 17 18 MW
Canadiens AtlanticAtl 22 29 8 59 52 - - - 6 8 10 13 15 MW
Senators AtlanticAtl 21 28 10 59 52 - - - 6 8 10 14 15 MW
Sabres AtlanticAtl 17 32 11 60 45 - - - 2 3 6 10 11 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