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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
48361207200E18-6-018-6-00-08-2-0Won 1
2
 NY Rangers
48261845600E16-6-210-12-20-07-3-0Won 2
3
 NY Islanders
48241775500E10-11-314-6-40-06-1-3OT 1
4
 Philadelphia
48232234900E15-7-28-15-10-06-4-0Won 4
5
 New Jersey
481919104800E13-9-26-10-80-04-5-1Lost 1
Northeast GP W L OT P ROW GF GA Diff Home Away S/O L10 Streak
1
 Ottawa
48251765600E15-6-310-11-30-06-4-0Won 1
2
 Buffalo
48212164800E11-10-310-11-30-06-4-0Won 2
3
 Toronto
48261755700E13-9-213-8-30-05-4-1Lost 1
4
 Montréal
48291456300E14-7-315-7-20-04-6-0Won 2
5
 Boston
48281466200E16-5-312-9-30-03-5-2Lost 1
Southeast GP W L OT P ROW GF GA Diff Home Away S/O L10 Streak
1
 Washington
48271835700E15-8-112-10-20-08-1-1Won 1
2
 Winnipeg
48242135100E13-10-111-11-20-06-3-1Lost 2
3
 Carolina
48192544200E9-14-110-11-30-03-5-2Lost 1
4
 Florida
48152763600E8-11-57-16-10-03-7-0Won 1
5
 Tampa Bay
48182644000E12-10-26-16-20-02-6-2Lost 2
Western
Central GP W L OT P ROW GF GA Diff Home Away S/O L10 Streak
1
 Columbus
48241775500E14-5-510-12-20-08-2-0Won 3
2
 Chicago
4836757700E18-3-318-4-20-07-2-1Lost 1
3
 St. Louis
48291726000E15-8-114-9-10-07-3-0Won 3
4
 Detroit
48241685600E13-7-411-9-40-05-2-3Won 4
5
 Nashville
48162394100E11-9-45-14-50-01-8-1Lost 2
Northwest GP W L OT P ROW GF GA Diff Home Away S/O L10 Streak
1
 Vancouver
48261575900E15-6-311-9-40-05-4-1Lost 2
2
 Calgary
48192544200E13-9-26-16-20-05-5-0Lost 3
3
 Colorado
48162573900E12-9-34-16-40-04-4-2Lost 1
4
 Minnesota
48261935500E14-8-212-11-10-04-5-1Won 1
5
 Edmonton
48192274500E9-11-410-11-30-03-7-0Won 2
Pacific GP W L OT P ROW GF GA Diff Home Away S/O L10 Streak
1
 Los Angeles
48271655900E19-4-18-12-40-05-3-2Won 1
2
 Anaheim
48301266600E16-7-114-5-50-05-4-1Lost 1
3
 San Jose
48251675700E17-2-58-14-20-05-5-0Lost 2
4
 Phoenix
48211895100E14-8-27-10-70-04-3-3Won 1
5
 Dallas
48222244800E11-11-211-11-20-04-5-1Lost 3
Results For This date
Boston Bruins - 5 @ Toronto Maple Leafs - 2
Washington Capitals - 3 @ New York Rangers - 4
Anaheim Ducks - 2 @ Detroit Red Wings - 3
St. Louis Blues - 3 @ Los Angeles Kings - 4
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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