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NHL - Week 21 of 28

Hurricanes Most Important Games

The Most Important Games for the Hurricanes are those games in the upcoming week whose outcome most changes the Hurricanes final playoff standings. The Importance Factor provides a relative importance between games. Hurricanes fans can use this table to identify the most interesting games in the upcoming week of play.

Hurricanes Most Important Games
Game Importance
Factor
(0‑∼100)
Game
Winner
Hurricanes Resultant Playoff Probabilities
Metropolitan Divisional Winners Atlantic Divisional Winners Wildcard No Playoffs No POs
1*
First Round Home
Ice Advantage
2*
First Round Home
Ice Advantage
3 1*
First Round Home
Ice Advantage
2*
First Round Home
Ice Advantage
3 7 8 9
Hurricanes
(34‑18‑6)

vs
Wild
(28‑24‑6)
2 Hurricanes Wins 19% 71% 8% - - - <1% 1% 1%
Current Probabilities 16% 72% 10% - - - 1% 1% 2%
Wild Wins 12% 72% 11% - - - 1% 1% 2%
Canucks
(38‑16‑6)

vs
Penguins
(26‑21‑8)
1 Canucks Wins 16% 71% 10% - - - <1% 1% 2%
Current Probabilities 16% 72% 10% - - - 1% 1% 2%
Penguins Wins 15% 71% 10% - - - 1% 1% 2%
Blue Jackets
(19‑28‑10)

vs
Rangers
(39‑17‑3)
1 Blue Jackets Wins 21% 66% 9% - - - 1% 1% 2%
Current Probabilities 16% 72% 10% - - - 1% 1% 2%
Rangers Wins 14% 73% 9% - - - 1% 1% 2%
Lightning
(32‑23‑5)

vs
Flyers
(30‑22‑7)
0 Lightning Wins 16% 73% 9% - - - <1% 1% 2%
Current Probabilities 16% 72% 10% - - - 1% 1% 2%
Flyers Wins 16% 70% 11% - - - 1% 1% 2%
Sharks
(15‑36‑5)

vs
Devils
(29‑25‑4)
0 Sharks Wins 16% 72% 9% - - - <1% 1% 2%
Current Probabilities 16% 72% 10% - - - 1% 1% 2%
Devils Wins 15% 72% 10% - - - 1% 1% 2%
Canadiens
(22‑28‑8)

vs
Coyotes
(23‑29‑5)
0 Canadiens Wins 15% 72% 10% - - - 1% 1% 2%
Current Probabilities 16% 72% 10% - - - 1% 1% 2%
Coyotes Wins 16% 71% 10% - - - 1% 1% 2%
Red Wings
(32‑20‑6)

vs
Capitals
(27‑21‑9)
0 Red Wings Wins 15% 72% 9% - - - <1% 1% 2%
Current Probabilities 16% 72% 10% - - - 1% 1% 2%
Capitals Wins 15% 71% 10% - - - 1% 1% 2%
Sabres
(27‑27‑4)

vs
Panthers
(38‑16‑4)
0 Sabres Wins 16% 71% 9% - - - <1% 1% 2%
Current Probabilities 16% 72% 10% - - - 1% 1% 2%
Panthers Wins 16% 72% 9% - - - 1% 1% 2%
Senators
(25‑28‑3)

vs
Predators
(32‑25‑2)
0 Senators Wins 16% 71% 9% - - - 1% 1% 2%
Current Probabilities 16% 72% 10% - - - 1% 1% 2%
Predators Wins 15% 72% 10% - - - 1% 1% 2%
Golden Knights
(32‑19‑7)

vs
Maple Leafs
(33‑16‑8)
0 Golden Knights Wins 15% 72% 10% - - - 1% 1% 2%
Current Probabilities 16% 72% 10% - - - 1% 1% 2%
Maple Leafs Wins 16% 71% 9% - - - 1% 1% 2%
  • Notes
  • ^ means the team will finish better than this playoff spot
  • X means the team cannot win this playoff spot
  • 50% - probability the team will win this playoff spot - green number indicates the team controls its destiny for this spot
  • 50% - probability the team will win this playoff spot - red number indicates the team does not control its destiny for this spot
  • * denotes first round home ice advantage in the playoffs