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2015 NHL Draft

2011-2012 Standings

Eastern
EasternDIV GP W L OT P ROW GF GA Diff Home Away S/O L10 Streak
1
 * - Pittsburgh
ATL231364307057+138-1-25-5-2-5-3-2Won 1
2
 * - Florida
SE221264286262E5-2-47-4-0-6-2-2OT 1
3
 * - Toronto
NE231382287177-66-3-27-5-0-4-5-1Won 2
4
 Philadelphia
ATL221363298072+86-4-27-2-1-6-2-2Won 2
5
 Boston
NE211371276847+218-5-15-2-0-9-0-1OT 1
6
 NY Rangers
ATL191153255346+75-1-16-4-2-8-2-0Won 1
7
 Washington
SE211281256871-38-2-14-6-0-3-6-1Lost 1
8
 New Jersey
ATL211281255058-85-3-17-5-0-7-3-0Won 2
9
 Buffalo
NE221291256066-65-6-17-3-0-5-4-1Lost 1
10
 Montréal
NE2310103235766-94-5-36-5-0-5-4-1Lost 1
11
 Tampa Bay
SE211092225669-136-3-04-6-2-5-5-0Won 1
12
 Winnipeg
SE22994226373-105-3-04-6-4-4-3-3Won 1
13
 Ottawa
NE2210102226279-175-4-15-6-1-3-5-2Lost 1
14
 Carolina
SE248124205783-265-6-23-6-2-3-6-1Lost 1
15
 NY Islanders
ATL205114143869-315-6-20-5-2-2-6-2Lost 1
Western
WesternDIV GP W L OT P ROW GF GA Diff Home Away S/O L10 Streak
1
 * - Minnesota
NW221363294955-68-3-15-3-2-7-3-0Lost 1
2
 * - Chicago
CEN231373297578-37-1-26-6-1-5-5-0Won 1
3
 * - San Jose
PAC191351275648+86-3-17-2-0-7-2-1Won 4
4
 Detroit
CEN211371276051+98-2-15-5-0-8-2-0Won 4
5
 Dallas
PAC221381275764-78-3-15-5-0-4-5-1OT 1
6
 St. Louis
CEN221282265556-18-2-14-6-1-6-2-2Won 2
7
 Edmonton
NW221282266158+37-2-15-6-1-4-6-0Won 2
8
 Los Angeles
PAC221174265360-76-5-15-2-3-5-3-2OT 1
9
 Phoenix
PAC211173255764-75-4-26-3-1-5-4-1Lost 1
10
 Vancouver
NW221291256663+35-3-17-6-0-6-4-0Won 3
11
 Nashville
CEN211074245761-44-3-36-4-1-5-3-2Lost 2
12
 Colorado
NW229121195370-173-8-06-4-1-2-7-1Lost 2
13
 Calgary
NW218121174567-224-5-14-7-0-3-7-0Lost 3
14
 Anaheim
PAC226124164775-284-7-02-5-4-1-7-2Lost 4
15
 Columbus
CEN226133155375-225-6-11-7-2-4-4-2Won 1
Results For This date
New York Islanders - 3 @ New Jersey Devils - 2
Philadelphia Flyers - 0 @ New York Rangers - 2
Edmonton Oilers - 2 @ Colorado Avalanche - 5
Winnipeg Jets - 2 @ Boston Bruins - 4
Washington Capitals - 1 @ Buffalo Sabres - 5
Pittsburgh Penguins - 4 @ Montréal Canadiens - 3
Florida Panthers - 1 @ Tampa Bay Lightning - 5
Nashville Predators - 1 @ Detroit Red Wings - 4
Dallas Stars - 0 @ Phoenix Coyotes - 3
Vancouver Canucks - 3 @ San Jose Sharks - 2
Chicago Blackhawks - 2 @ Los Angeles Kings - 1
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

There's standards that this team is going to play to and there are expectations. We're going to hold these guys accountable to high standards.

— Coach Dave Lowry on Canada's junior team, the defending IIHF World Junior champions