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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
ATL3628805600E15-4-013-4-00-010-0-0Won 15
2
 * - Montréal
NE3422754900E10-4-312-3-20-07-2-1Won 2
3
 Ottawa
NE35191064400E13-3-36-7-30-06-2-2Lost 1
4
 Washington
SE34161713300E8-8-08-9-10-06-4-0Won 1
5
 Toronto
NE36201244400E10-6-210-6-20-05-2-3Won 3
6
 * - Winnipeg
SE36181623800E8-9-010-7-20-05-5-0Lost 2
7
 NY Islanders
ATL35161633500E6-11-210-5-10-05-5-0Lost 1
8
 Tampa Bay
SE34151813100E10-7-15-11-00-05-5-0Won 2
9
 New Jersey
ATL35151193900E10-5-25-6-70-04-2-4OT 3
10
 Buffalo
NE35131663200E6-6-37-10-30-04-3-3OT 2
11
 Boston
NE3321844600E11-2-210-6-20-04-5-1Lost 1
12
 Florida
SE36111962800E6-8-55-11-10-04-6-0Won 2
13
 Philadelphia
ATL34141733100E10-5-24-12-10-03-5-2Won 1
14
 NY Rangers
ATL34161533500E10-6-26-9-10-03-6-1Lost 2
15
 Carolina
SE33161523400E7-9-09-6-20-03-6-1Won 1
Western
WesternDIV GP W L OT P ROW GF GA Diff Home Away S/O L10 Streak
1
 * - Minnesota
NW34211124400E13-3-18-8-10-08-2-0Won 1
2
 Vancouver
NW35191064400E10-5-39-5-30-07-3-0Lost 1
3
 Edmonton
NW34141373500E7-5-47-8-30-06-2-2Won 3
4
 San Jose
PAC34171164000E11-1-46-10-20-06-4-0Won 4
5
 Columbus
CEN35141473500E10-4-54-10-20-05-2-3Won 1
6
 * - Anaheim
PAC3423745000E13-4-010-3-40-05-4-1Won 1
7
 Los Angeles
PAC34191234100E12-4-17-8-20-05-4-1OT 1
8
 Detroit
CEN34171253900E9-5-38-7-20-05-4-1Lost 1
9
 * - Chicago
CEN3325535300E12-3-113-2-20-05-5-0Lost 1
10
 St. Louis
CEN33171423600E8-7-19-7-10-05-5-0Lost 3
11
 Dallas
PAC33161433500E8-7-28-7-10-04-5-1Won 1
12
 Nashville
CEN35141473500E9-3-45-11-30-04-5-1OT 1
13
 Calgary
NW33131643000E10-6-23-10-20-04-6-0Lost 1
14
 Phoenix
PAC35141563400E10-7-14-8-50-02-5-3OT 1
15
 Colorado
NW34121842800E10-6-12-12-30-02-8-0Won 1
Results For This date
Chicago Blackhawks - 7 @ Detroit Red Wings - 1
Anaheim Ducks - 1 @ Columbus Blue Jackets - 2
Los Angeles Kings - 3 @ Dallas Stars - 2
Washington Capitals - 4 @ Philadelphia Flyers - 5
Boston Bruins - 2 @ Buffalo Sabres - 0
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.
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