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2010-2011 Standings

Eastern
Atlantic GP W L OT P ROW GF GA Diff Home Away S/O L10 Streak
1
 Philadelphia
624016686201163+3820-8-320-8-3-6-3-1Lost 1
2
 Pittsburgh
643721680182159+2320-11-217-10-4-3-5-2Won 1
3
 NY Rangers
643327470172158+1414-14-319-13-1-4-6-0Lost 1
4
 New Jersey
622731458130165-3514-13-313-18-1-9-1-0Won 1
5
 NY Islanders
632332854169207-3812-15-411-17-4-6-3-1Lost 1
Northeast GP W L OT P ROW GF GA Diff Home Away S/O L10 Streak
1
 Boston
623619779193149+4415-12-321-7-4-6-4-0Won 5
2
 Montréal
633323773163164-120-8-613-15-1-3-5-2Won 1
3
 Buffalo
612925765171177-614-15-315-10-4-5-3-2
4
 Toronto
632727963160194-3414-11-713-16-2-5-1-4
5
 Ottawa
622132951142201-5911-16-510-16-4-4-5-1Won 1
Southeast GP W L OT P ROW GF GA Diff Home Away S/O L10 Streak
1
 Tampa Bay
623718781186192-621-7-416-11-3-5-3-2Won 3
2
 Washington
6333201076166162+417-8-716-12-3-5-5-0Won 1
3
 Carolina
632925967180193-1316-10-313-15-6-3-4-3Lost 1
4
 Atlanta
6326261163175205-3014-12-612-14-5-2-6-2Won 1
5
 Florida
622629759155174-1912-12-614-17-1-3-6-1Lost 1
Western
Central GP W L OT P ROW GF GA Diff Home Away S/O L10 Streak
1
 Detroit
623818682202181+2117-10-421-8-2-7-3-0Won 1
2
 Chicago
623323672193172+2119-14-014-9-6-6-2-2Won 4
3
 Nashville
633223872155152+315-7-717-16-1-4-5-1Won 1
4
 Columbus
613124668166186-2016-13-215-11-4-7-2-1Lost 1
5
 St. Louis
622825965170181-1118-10-410-15-5-4-5-1Lost 1
Northwest GP W L OT P ROW GF GA Diff Home Away S/O L10 Streak
1
 Vancouver
633915987206150+5622-6-517-9-4-5-5-0Lost 1
2
 Calgary
643223973183183E19-10-413-13-5-6-2-2Won 1
3
 Minnesota
623323672161162-116-12-317-11-3-6-3-1Won 1
4
 Colorado
632630759180218-3814-15-412-15-3-1-8-1Lost 3
5
 Edmonton
632035848157213-5610-19-410-16-4-4-6-0Lost 2
Pacific GP W L OT P ROW GF GA Diff Home Away S/O L10 Streak
1
 San Jose
633621678174165+915-10-321-11-3-8-2-0Won 6
2
 Phoenix
6433211076181188-715-10-518-11-5-7-2-1
3
 Los Angeles
623523474167149+1819-9-116-14-3-7-1-2Won 3
4
 Dallas
623323672166178-1218-9-515-14-1-3-6-1Won 2
5
 Anaheim
633325571172186-1418-10-215-15-3-5-4-1Won 1
Results For This date
Chicago Blackhawks - 4 @ Minnesota Wild - 2
Detroit Red Wings - 7 @ Los Angeles Kings - 4
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

It's very special, obviously; there is draft day and then there's the day that you sign your first deal. It's been a crazy couple of weeks and I'm very honored to be able to do that."

— Edmonton Oilers center Connor McDavid on signing his first professional contract