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2013-2014 Standings

Eastern
Atlantic GP W L OT P ROW GF GA Diff Home Away S/O L10 Streak
1
 x - Montréal
79452779739212196+1622-12-523-15-2-8-2-0Won 2
2
 Toronto
79383388429229244-1524-16-114-17-7-2-8-0Lost 1
3
 z - Boston
785318711350251163+8830-7-323-11-4-7-1-2Won 1
4
 x - Tampa Bay
78422799335230205+2522-10-620-17-3-5-3-2Lost 2
5
 Detroit
783727148832211214-318-12-1019-15-4-6-3-1Lost 1
6
 Ottawa
783331148028228254-2616-17-617-14-8-5-4-1Won 1
7
 Florida
78274386219185250-6514-18-513-25-3-2-8-0Lost 5
8
 Buffalo
77214795114148225-7713-20-68-27-3-2-7-1Lost 2
Metropolitan GP W L OT P ROW GF GA Diff Home Away S/O L10 Streak
1
 NY Rangers
79433159139212187+2518-17-425-14-1-7-2-1Lost 1
2
 y - Pittsburgh
784924510344239193+4627-9-222-15-3-4-5-1Lost 1
3
 New Jersey
783428168434191189+220-10-814-18-8-5-2-3Won 2
4
 Washington
783530138325222226-420-13-615-17-7-4-3-3Won 1
5
 Carolina
783433117933197211-1418-16-616-17-5-5-3-2Lost 1
6
 Philadelphia
77392998736215211+423-14-216-15-7-4-4-2Lost 2
7
 Columbus
77393178534215205+1020-15-419-16-3-4-5-1Lost 1
8
 NY Islanders
773135117324217248-3113-18-918-17-2-6-2-2OT 1
Western
Central GP W L OT P ROW GF GA Diff Home Away S/O L10 Streak
1
 Winnipeg
793534108028221226-517-16-618-18-4-4-5-1Won 1
2
 x - Chicago
7844191510338255197+5825-7-719-12-8-5-4-1Won 2
3
 Minnesota
784026129233196186+1024-9-516-17-7-5-3-2Won 1
4
 Nashville
783532118133198223-2517-17-518-15-6-6-3-1Won 3
5
 x - St. Louis
775218711143243170+7328-7-424-11-3-6-4-0Lost 1
6
 x - Colorado
775021610645237203+3426-11-324-10-3-7-2-1Won 6
7
 Dallas
773828118735226213+1321-10-717-18-4-6-4-0Won 1
Pacific GP W L OT P ROW GF GA Diff Home Away S/O L10 Streak
1
 x - San Jose
794921910739239185+5428-7-521-14-4-4-4-2Lost 1
2
 x - Los Angeles
79452869637197162+3523-14-322-14-3-7-3-0Lost 2
3
 Phoenix
783628148630209214-521-13-515-15-9-4-3-3OT 1
4
 Vancouver
783532118130187203-1619-13-616-19-5-5-4-1Won 1
5
 Calgary
78333877327201225-2418-18-315-20-4-6-4-0Won 2
6
 Edmonton
78274296323193256-6314-20-313-22-6-4-6-0Won 1
7
 x - Anaheim
775019810848250192+5827-8-423-11-4-6-3-1Lost 1
Results For This date
St. Louis Blues - 2 @ Chicago Blackhawks - 4
Dallas Stars - 2 @ Florida Panthers - 3
New York Islanders - 0 @ Columbus Blue Jackets - 4
Buffalo Sabres - 2 @ Philadelphia Flyers - 5
Pittsburgh Penguins - 3 @ Colorado Avalanche - 2
Anaheim Ducks - 2 @ Edmonton Oilers - 4
Playoff Format (NEW for 2013-14)
As has been the case since 1979-80, 16 teams will qualify for the Stanley Cup Playoffs. This season, however, 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

You don't see many. The [Drew] Doughtys, the [P.K.] Subbans, those are guys that create offense from the back and then on top of that ability, the size that he has. In the West you play against some pretty big players, and being able to clear the crease and contain the [Ryan] Getzlafs and the [Corey] Perrys and [Anze] Kopitars and players like that, we're excited about him going back there.

— Sharks general manager Doug Wilson on Brent Burns returning back to defense