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2011-2012 Standings

Eastern
EasternDIV GP W L OT P ROW GF GA Diff Home Away S/O L10 Streak
1
 * - NY Rangers
ATL694418795189150+3924-7-220-11-5-6-3-1Won 2
2
 * - Boston
NE694026383216171+4520-13-220-13-1-4-6-0Lost 3
3
 Pittsburgh
ATL684221589210173+3724-8-218-13-3-9-1-0Won 9
4
 New Jersey
ATL704025585185183+219-12-321-13-2-5-4-1Lost 1
5
 * - Florida
SE6933231379167196-2918-9-815-14-5-6-3-1Won 2
6
 Winnipeg
SE703329874182197-1522-10-411-19-4-5-3-2Won 1
7
 Washington
SE703628678187198-1123-10-313-18-3-7-2-1Won 4
8
 Philadelphia
ATL694022787220199+2118-10-522-12-2-7-3-0Won 1
9
 Montréal
NE7128321167183202-1913-15-815-17-3-4-5-1Won 1
10
 Buffalo
NE713329975171203-3218-11-815-18-1-6-2-2OT 1
11
 Ottawa
NE7136251082213209+418-13-418-12-6-5-3-2OT 2
12
 Carolina
SE7026291567183211-2817-13-69-16-9-3-3-4Lost 2
13
 NY Islanders
ATL7028311167159211-5215-15-613-16-5-3-4-3OT 2
14
 Toronto
NE703032868199218-1916-13-614-19-2-1-8-1Lost 2
15
 Tampa Bay
SE693230771195234-3921-11-211-19-5-5-4-1Won 1
Western
WesternDIV GP W L OT P ROW GF GA Diff Home Away S/O L10 Streak
1
 * - St. Louis
CEN714518898182142+4029-4-416-14-4-8-1-1OT 1
2
 Los Angeles
PAC7033251278154156-218-13-415-12-8-6-4-0Won 2
3
 Detroit
CEN714424391212172+4028-4-216-20-1-3-6-1Lost 3
4
 * - Vancouver
NW704220892212177+3520-10-422-10-4-4-4-2Lost 2
5
 San Jose
PAC6934251078183178+519-11-315-14-7-2-5-3OT 1
6
 Nashville
CEN694121789196180+1623-8-518-13-2-7-2-1Won 3
7
 Phoenix
PAC7135251181182184-218-12-617-13-5-4-4-2Won 1
8
 * - Dallas
PAC713927583182188-620-12-319-15-2-8-1-1Lost 1
9
 Colorado
NW723830480182194-1221-15-117-15-3-7-3-0Won 3
10
 Calgary
NW7033251278173195-2219-10-514-15-7-5-2-3Won 4
11
 Minnesota
NW7029311068143195-5215-14-414-17-6-2-7-1Lost 2
12
 Anaheim
PAC7130301171174197-2319-14-211-16-9-4-5-1Won 1
13
 Edmonton
NW702736761181211-3017-15-410-21-3-3-6-1Won 1
14
 Chicago
CEN713825884208212-424-7-514-18-3-5-4-1Won 1
15
 Columbus
CEN702241751158226-6813-19-39-22-4-4-6-0Lost 3
Results For This date
Colorado Avalanche - 0 @ New Jersey Devils - 1
Philadelphia Flyers - 3 @ New York Islanders - 2
Pittsburgh Penguins - 5 @ New York Rangers - 2
St. Louis Blues - 0 @ Carolina Hurricanes - 2
Toronto Maple Leafs - 3 @ Tampa Bay Lightning - 1
Boston Bruins - 2 @ Florida Panthers - 6
Phoenix Coyotes - 1 @ Calgary Flames - 4
Nashville Predators - 1 @ San Jose Sharks - 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

He's a winner. We want winners here, and he's a proven winner. He's won two Stanley Cups. He's 22 years old and been a big part of it. He's got all the right tools. He's got size (6-foot-1, 204 pounds) and strength. He's exactly what we were looking for. He's going to be a big piece of our team for many, many years to come.

— Blue Jackets GM Jarmo Kekalainen on Brandon Saad, who he acquired in a trade with the Blackhawks on Tuesday
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