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2012-2013 Standings

Eastern
EasternDIV GP W L OT P ROW GF GA Diff Home Away S/O L10 Streak
1
 * - Pittsburgh
ATL191360266448+165-4-08-2-0-7-3-0Won 2
2
 Toronto
NE201280245751+64-4-08-4-0-7-3-0Won 1
3
 Boston
NE151122244336+74-1-17-1-1-7-2-1Won 3
4
 * - Carolina
SE17971195052-23-4-06-3-1-6-3-1Won 1
5
 NY Islanders
ATL198101175567-122-7-06-3-1-4-6-0Lost 1
6
 Winnipeg
SE18891174859-113-5-05-4-1-5-5-0Won 1
7
 * - Montréal
NE191243275241+118-3-14-1-2-6-1-3OT 1
8
 New Jersey
ATL191054244854-66-2-24-3-2-5-4-1Lost 2
9
 Philadelphia
ATL219111196067-75-3-14-8-0-5-5-0Lost 1
10
 Florida
SE18594144166-252-4-33-5-1-2-4-4Lost 2
11
 Ottawa
NE201262264540+59-1-23-5-0-6-3-1Won 5
12
 Tampa Bay
SE18981196960+96-3-13-5-0-3-6-1Lost 1
13
 Buffalo
NE196121134767-203-6-13-6-0-3-7-0Lost 4
14
 NY Rangers
ATL17872184046-66-3-12-4-1-5-3-2Lost 1
15
 Washington
SE176101134855-74-5-02-5-1-5-5-0Won 1
Western
WesternDIV GP W L OT P ROW GF GA Diff Home Away S/O L10 Streak
1
 * - Chicago
CEN191603355939+208-0-18-0-2-9-0-1Won 6
2
 * - Anaheim
PAC171331275549+66-1-07-2-1-8-2-0Lost 1
3
 St. Louis
CEN181062225352+14-4-16-2-1-4-4-2Won 1
4
 * - Vancouver
NW181044245050E5-2-25-2-2-6-2-2Lost 1
5
 Los Angeles
PAC17962204444E4-1-15-5-1-7-3-0Won 4
6
 Dallas
PAC19982205054-44-3-15-5-1-6-3-1OT 1
7
 Nashville
CEN20965234249-75-2-34-4-2-4-4-2Won 1
8
 Edmonton
NW18774184051-114-4-23-3-2-3-4-3OT 1
9
 San Jose
PAC17863193941-25-1-23-5-1-1-6-3Lost 2
10
 Calgary
NW17773174859-114-5-23-2-1-5-4-1Won 2
11
 Detroit
CEN19973215659-37-4-12-3-2-5-3-2Won 2
12
 Phoenix
PAC18873194953-46-3-12-4-2-6-3-1Lost 1
13
 Minnesota
NW17872183543-86-2-12-5-1-4-5-1Lost 1
14
 Colorado
NW17782164153-125-2-12-6-1-4-4-2OT 1
15
 Columbus
CEN195122123959-203-4-22-8-0-2-7-1Lost 2
Results For This date
Winnipeg Jets - 4 @ New York Rangers - 3
Carolina Hurricanes - 0 @ Washington Capitals - 3
Dallas Stars - 5 @ Columbus Blue Jackets - 4
Boston Bruins - 4 @ New York Islanders - 1
Buffalo Sabres - 2 @ Tampa Bay Lightning - 1
Pittsburgh Penguins - 4 @ Florida Panthers - 6
Calgary Flames - 1 @ Minnesota Wild - 2
Phoenix Coyotes - 4 @ Vancouver Canucks - 2
Colorado Avalanche - 2 @ San Jose Sharks - 3
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