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2012-2013 Standings

Eastern
Atlantic GP W L OT P ROW GF GA Diff Home Away S/O L10 Streak
1
 Pittsburgh
39291005816-5-013-5-00-null8-2-0Won 1
2
 NY Rangers
39191644212-6-27-10-20-null4-4-2Lost 1
3
 NY Islanders
3919164428-11-211-5-20-null6-3-1Won 1
4
 New Jersey
391514104010-7-25-7-80-null2-4-4OT 1
5
 Philadelphia
38171833712-5-25-13-10-null5-3-2Lost 1
Northeast GP W L OT P ROW GF GA Diff Home Away S/O L10 Streak
1
 Montréal
3825855513-4-312-4-20-null6-3-1Won 2
2
 Boston
3825945414-2-211-7-20-null6-3-1Won 1
3
 Toronto
39221344811-7-211-6-20-null7-1-2Won 2
4
 Ottawa
38191364413-3-36-10-30-null5-5-0Lost 4
5
 Buffalo
3916176388-7-38-10-30-null6-2-2Won 3
Southeast GP W L OT P ROW GF GA Diff Home Away S/O L10 Streak
1
 Washington
39201724210-8-010-9-20-null8-1-1Won 4
2
 Winnipeg
4019192409-9-010-10-20-null3-7-0Won 1
3
 Carolina
3816202347-12-09-8-20-null1-9-0Lost 5
4
 Tampa Bay
38162023410-7-26-13-00-null4-5-1Lost 2
5
 Florida
3913206327-9-56-11-10-null6-4-0Won 1
Western
Central GP W L OT P ROW GF GA Diff Home Away S/O L10 Streak
1
 Chicago
3829546214-3-215-2-20-null6-3-1Won 2
2
 St. Louis
3721142449-7-112-7-10-null6-4-0Won 4
3
 Detroit
39191554310-7-39-8-20-null5-5-0Lost 1
4
 Columbus
39161673911-5-55-11-20-null5-4-1Lost 2
5
 Nashville
40151783810-5-45-12-40-null4-4-2Lost 3
Northwest GP W L OT P ROW GF GA Diff Home Away S/O L10 Streak
1
 Vancouver
39221165013-5-39-6-30-null8-2-0Won 3
2
 Minnesota
38221424613-4-19-10-10-null6-4-0Won 1
3
 Edmonton
3916167398-5-48-11-30-null5-5-0Lost 3
4
 Calgary
38142043210-7-24-13-20-null3-7-0Won 1
5
 Colorado
39122252910-7-22-15-30-null1-8-1Lost 2
Pacific GP W L OT P ROW GF GA Diff Home Away S/O L10 Streak
1
 Anaheim
4027855916-5-011-3-50-null5-4-1Won 2
2
 Los Angeles
39221344814-4-18-9-30-null5-3-2OT 1
3
 San Jose
38201174714-1-56-10-20-null8-1-1OT 1
4
 Phoenix
39171664013-7-14-9-50-null4-4-2Lost 1
5
 Dallas
3818173398-9-210-8-10-null5-5-0Won 2
Results For This date
Philadelphia Flyers - 1 @ New York Islanders - 4
Pittsburgh Penguins - 5 @ Carolina Hurricanes - 3
San Jose Sharks - 0 @ Columbus Blue Jackets - 4
Washington Capitals - 3 @ Montréal Canadiens - 2
Ottawa Senators - 2 @ Tampa Bay Lightning - 3
Buffalo Sabres - 1 @ Winnipeg Jets - 4
St. Louis Blues - 1 @ Nashville Predators - 0
Chicago Blackhawks - 1 @ Minnesota Wild - 0
Los Angeles Kings - 1 @ Dallas Stars - 5
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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