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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 56 18 8 82 120 0 ^ ^ - - - ^ ^ ^
Penguins Metropolitan Met 48 26 8 82 104 X 0 ^ - - - ^ ^ ^
Rangers Metropolitan Met 46 27 9 82 101 X X 0 - - - ^ ^ ^
Panthers Atlantic Atl 47 26 9 82 103 - - - 0 ^ ^ ^ ^ ^
Lightning Atlantic Atl 46 31 5 82 97 - - - X 0 ^ ^ ^ ^
Red Wings Atlantic Atl 41 30 11 82 93 - - - X X 0 ^ ^ ^
Islanders Metropolitan Met 45 27 10 82 100 X X X - - - 0 ^ ^
Flyers Metropolitan Met 41 27 14 82 96 X X X - - - X 0 ^
 
Bruins Atlantic Atl 42 31 9 82 93 - - - X X X X X 0
Hurricanes Metropolitan Met 35 31 16 82 86 X X X - - - X X 0
Senators Atlantic Atl 38 35 9 82 85 - - - X X X X X 0
Devils Metropolitan Met 38 36 8 82 84 X X X - - - X X 0
Canadiens Atlantic Atl 38 38 6 82 82 - - - X X X X X 0
Sabres Atlantic Atl 35 36 11 82 81 - - - X X X X X 0
Blue Jackets Metropolitan Met 34 40 8 82 76 X X X - - - X X 0
Maple Leafs Atlantic Atl 29 42 11 82 69 - - - X X X X X 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