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Fri Jan 20 12:30 pm

NHL - Week 15 of 26

Eastern Conference Winning Magic Numbers

How close is your team to clinching a certain playoff spot? A Winning Magic Number is the number of consecutive upcoming games a team must win to guarantee winning 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 Metropolitan Met 30 9 6 45 66 36 35 31 - - - 28 27 0
Blue Jackets Metropolitan Met 30 10 4 44 64 36 35 31 - - - 30 28 0
Penguins Metropolitan Met 28 11 5 44 61 DNCD 37 35 - - - 30 29 0
Canadiens Atlantic Atl 27 13 6 46 60 - - - 33 32 30 30 30 0
Senators Atlantic Atl 24 15 4 43 52 - - - 38 36 34 34 34 0
Bruins Atlantic Atl 23 19 6 48 52 - - - DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD 0
Rangers Metropolitan Met 29 16 1 46 59 DNCD DNCD DNCD - - - 32 31 0
Maple Leafs Atlantic Atl 21 14 8 43 50 - - - DNCD 39 33 33 33 0
 
Flyers Metropolitan Met 22 18 6 46 50 DNCD DNCD DNCD - - - DNCD 36 0
Hurricanes Metropolitan Met 21 16 7 44 49 DNCD DNCD DNCD - - - DNCD 36 0
Panthers Atlantic Atl 20 18 9 47 49 - - - DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD 0
Devils Metropolitan Met 19 18 9 46 47 DNCD DNCD DNCD - - - DNCD DNCD 0
Lightning Atlantic Atl 21 21 5 47 47 - - - DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD 0
Red Wings Atlantic Atl 20 19 6 45 46 - - - DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD 0
Islanders Metropolitan Met 18 17 8 43 44 DNCD DNCD DNCD - - - DNCD 38 0
Sabres Atlantic Atl 17 18 9 44 43 - - - DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD 0
  • 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 won to guarantee winning this spot
  • "DNCD" indicates the team Does Not Control its Destiny for this playoff spot and thus, even after winning all remaining games, needs help from other teams to win
  • * denotes first round home field advantage in the playoffs