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NHL - Week 15 of 29

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 Winning Magic Numbers
Record Metropolitan Divisional Winners Atlantic Divisional Winners Wildcard No
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Team DivisionDiv W L OTL GP Pts 1* 2* 3 1* 2* 3 7 8 9
Hurricanes MetropolitanMet 26 8 2 36 54 40 39 38 - - - 38 37 0
Rangers MetropolitanMet 25 10 4 39 54 43 40 39 - - - 39 36 0
Capitals MetropolitanMet 22 9 9 40 53 DNCD 42 40 - - - 39 38 0
Lightning AtlanticAtl 27 9 5 41 59 - - - DNCD 40 38 36 35 0
Panthers AtlanticAtl 26 8 5 39 57 - - - 41 40 39 38 37 0
Maple Leafs AtlanticAtl 24 9 3 36 51 - - - 43 43 42 40 39 0
Penguins MetropolitanMet 23 10 5 38 51 DNCD 41 40 - - - 40 39 0
Bruins AtlanticAtl 22 12 2 36 46 - - - DNCD 46 46 43 41 0
 
Red Wings AtlanticAtl 18 17 5 40 41 - - - DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD 0
Blue Jackets MetropolitanMet 17 18 1 36 35 DNCD DNCD DNCD - - - DNCD DNCD 0
Flyers MetropolitanMet 13 18 8 39 34 DNCD DNCD DNCD - - - DNCD DNCD 0
Devils MetropolitanMet 14 18 5 37 33 DNCD DNCD DNCD - - - DNCD DNCD 0
Islanders MetropolitanMet 13 13 6 32 32 DNCD DNCD 50 - - - 50 49 0
Sabres AtlanticAtl 12 20 7 39 31 - - - DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD 0
Senators AtlanticAtl 11 19 2 32 24 - - - DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD 0
Canadiens AtlanticAtl 8 25 5 38 21 - - - DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD 0
  • Notes
  • ^ means the team will finish better than this spot
  • X means the team cannot win this spot
  • numeric 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 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