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NHL - Week 3 of 27

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
No
POs
Team Division Div W L OTL GP Pts 1* 2* 3 1* 2* 3 7 8 9
Devils MetropolitanMet 6 2 0 8 12 70 69 68 - - - 67 66 0
Penguins MetropolitanMet 5 3 1 9 11 71 70 69 - - - 68 67 0
Flyers MetropolitanMet 5 3 0 8 10 72 70 69 - - - 68 67 0
Lightning AtlanticAtl 7 1 1 9 15 - - - 69 68 67 66 65 0
Maple Leafs AtlanticAtl 6 2 0 8 12 - - - 71 70 69 67 66 0
Senators AtlanticAtl 4 1 3 8 11 - - - 72 71 70 68 67 0
Blue Jackets MetropolitanMet 5 3 0 8 10 72 70 69 - - - 68 67 0
Red Wings AtlanticAtl 4 3 1 8 9 - - - 74 72 71 70 68 0
 
Islanders MetropolitanMet 4 3 1 8 9 72 71 70 - - - 69 68 0
Capitals MetropolitanMet 4 4 1 9 9 73 72 70 - - - 69 68 0
Hurricanes MetropolitanMet 3 2 1 6 7 73 72 71 - - - 70 68 0
Bruins AtlanticAtl 3 3 1 7 7 - - - 73 73 71 70 69 0
Panthers AtlanticAtl 3 4 0 7 6 - - - DNCD 73 72 71 70 0
Rangers MetropolitanMet 2 5 2 9 6 DNCD 73 72 - - - 71 70 0
Sabres AtlanticAtl 2 5 2 9 6 - - - DNCD 73 72 71 70 0
Canadiens AtlanticAtl 1 6 1 8 3 - - - DNCD 74 73 72 71 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 ice advantage in the playoffs