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2012-2013 Standings

Eastern
Atlantic GP W L OT P ROW GF GA Diff Home Away S/O L10 Streak
1
 Pittsburgh
171160225644+123-4-08-2-0-7-3-0Lost 1
2
 Philadelphia
198101175360-74-2-14-8-0-5-4-1Lost 1
3
 NY Islanders
17791154963-142-6-05-3-1-3-7-0Won 1
4
 New Jersey
171034244545E6-1-24-2-2-7-2-1Won 1
5
 NY Rangers
16862184043-36-3-12-3-1-5-3-2OT 1
Northeast GP W L OT P ROW GF GA Diff Home Away S/O L10 Streak
1
 Toronto
181170225146+54-4-07-3-0-7-3-0Won 1
2
 Montréal
171142244840+87-3-14-1-1-6-2-2OT 1
3
 Buffalo
186111134763-163-5-13-6-0-3-7-0Lost 3
4
 Ottawa
181062224137+47-1-23-5-0-5-4-1Won 3
5
 Boston
141022223935+44-1-16-1-1-7-2-1Won 2
Southeast GP W L OT P ROW GF GA Diff Home Away S/O L10 Streak
1
 Tampa Bay
16871176153+86-3-12-4-0-3-6-1Lost 1
2
 Carolina
15861174445-13-3-05-3-1-6-3-1Lost 2
3
 Washington
165101114354-113-5-02-5-1-4-6-0Lost 2
4
 Winnipeg
16781154152-113-5-04-3-1-4-6-0Won 2
5
 Florida
16574143959-202-3-33-4-1-4-2-4Won 1
Western
Central GP W L OT P ROW GF GA Diff Home Away S/O L10 Streak
1
 Chicago
161303295336+175-0-18-0-2-7-0-3Won 3
2
 St. Louis
17962205151E3-4-16-2-1-3-5-2OT 1
3
 Detroit
17773174456-125-4-12-3-2-3-5-2Lost 1
4
 Columbus
175102123856-183-4-22-6-0-3-6-1Won 1
5
 Nashville
17845213740-34-1-34-3-2-6-2-2Won 1
Northwest GP W L OT P ROW GF GA Diff Home Away S/O L10 Streak
1
 Vancouver
16934224642+45-2-24-1-2-7-1-2Won 1
2
 Calgary
15573134054-142-5-23-2-1-4-4-2Lost 2
3
 Colorado
15771153745-85-2-12-5-0-5-4-1Won 2
4
 Edmonton
16673153646-103-4-23-3-1-2-5-3Lost 2
5
 Minnesota
16862183440-66-2-12-4-1-5-4-1Won 2
Pacific GP W L OT P ROW GF GA Diff Home Away S/O L10 Streak
1
 Anaheim
151221254941+85-1-07-1-1-9-1-0Won 5
2
 Phoenix
16862184346-36-3-12-3-1-6-2-2Won 2
3
 Dallas
17881174348-53-3-15-5-0-6-4-0Lost 2
4
 San Jose
15843193736+15-1-23-3-1-3-4-3Won 1
5
 Los Angeles
15762163541-62-1-15-5-1-5-4-1Won 2
Results For This date
Florida Panthers - 1 @ Pittsburgh Penguins - 3
Vancouver Canucks - 1 @ Nashville Predators - 0
San Jose Sharks - 1 @ Chicago Blackhawks - 2
Playoff Format
16 teams will qualify for the Stanley Cup Playoffs. The format is a set bracket that is largely division-based with wild cards.

The top three teams in each division will make up the first 12 teams in the playoffs. The remaining four spots will be filled by the next two highest-placed finishers in each conference, based on regular-season record and regardless of division. It is possible for one division in each conference to send five teams to the postseason while the other sends just three.

In the First Round, the division winner with the best record in each conference will be matched against the wild-card team with the lesser record; the wild card team with the better record will play the other division winner.

The teams finishing second and third in each division will meet in the First Round within the bracket headed by their respective division winners. First-round winners within each bracket play one another in the Second Round to determine the four participants in the Conference Finals.

Home-ice advantage through the first two rounds goes to the team that placed higher in the regular-season standings. In the Conference Finals and Stanley Cup Final, home-ice advantage goes to the team that had the better regular-season record -- regardless of the teams' final standing in their respective divisions.
Legend
X - Clinched Playoff spot
Y - Clinched Division
Z - Clinched Conference
P - Clinched Presidents' Trophy
GP - Games Played
W - Wins (worth two points)
L - Losses (worth zero points)
OT - OT/Shootout losses (worth one point)
PTS - Points
ROW - Total number of Regulation plus Overtime Wins (used in 2nd tiebreaker at right)
GF - Goals For
GA - Goals Against
DIFF - Goal Differential
HOME - Home record
AWAY - Away record
S/O - Record in games decided by Shootout
L10 - Record in last ten games
STREAK - Number of consecutive wins, regulation losses, or OT/SO losses.
Tie-Breaking procedure
If two or more clubs are tied in points during the regular season, the standing of the clubs is determined in the following order:

  • The fewer number of games played (i.e., superior points percentage).
  • The greater number of games won, excluding games won in the Shootout. This figure is reflected in the ROW column.
  • The greater number of points earned in games between the tied clubs. If two clubs are tied, and have not played an equal number of home games against each other, points earned in the first game played in the city that had the extra game shall not be included. If more than two clubs are tied, the higher percentage of available points earned in games among those clubs, and not including any "odd" games, shall be used to determine the standing.
  • The greater differential between goals for and against for the entire regular season. NOTE: In standings a victory in a shootout counts as one goal for, while a shootout loss counts as one goal against.
OTHER LEAGUES: STANDINGS
Quote of the Day

I definitely think going back down helped me, I had a lot of confidence down there, I played a lot of minutes and I think that helped me a lot. With the 37 games up here, that gave me experience as well. I know what it takes to play in the NHL and now it's time for me to show that I'm capable of being a full-time NHL player.

— Oilers forward Leon Draisaitl on finishing the 2014-15 season in juniors after playing 37 games with Edmonton to begin the season