2016 NHL Season Projections

Last Updated: 3/21/2017 9:06 AM ET

The Predictalator has run every remaining regular season game in the NHL 50,000 times with updated player and team statistical information to provide projected records and standings for each team in hockey. This information will be provided below with "Wins" and "Losses" referring to the teams' current record so far and "Proj Wins" and "Proj Losses" noting the projected final regular season record for each team.

Eastern Conference - Atlantic

Team Wins Losses OTL Pts Proj Wins Proj Losses Proj. Pts
Montreal Canadiens 39 22 8 86 46.5 35.5 101.0
Ottawa Senators 39 22 6 84 45.7 36.3 97.4
Boston Bruins 37 26 6 80 44.6 37.4 95.2
Tampa Bay Lightning 33 26 9 75 39.9 42.1 88.8
Toronto Maple Leafs 31 22 14 76 38.7 43.3 91.4
Florida Panthers 29 27 11 69 35.9 46.1 82.8
Buffalo Sabres 28 29 12 68 33.3 48.7 78.6
Detroit Red Wings 26 30 11 63 32.9 49.1 76.8

Eastern Conference - Metropolitan

Team Wins Losses OTL Pts Proj Wins Proj Losses Proj. Pts
Washington Capitals 44 17 7 95 52.9 29.1 112.8
Columbus Blue Jackets 44 18 6 94 51.6 30.4 109.2
Pittsburgh Penguins 43 16 9 95 51.4 30.6 111.8
New York Rangers 44 24 2 90 49.8 32.2 101.6
New York Islanders 32 25 11 75 38.8 43.2 88.6
Philadelphia Flyers 31 29 8 70 37.4 44.6 82.8
Carolina Hurricanes 28 27 11 67 35.7 46.3 82.4
New Jersey Devils 25 31 12 62 31.0 51.0 74.0

Western Conference - Central

Team Wins Losses OTL Pts Proj Wins Proj Losses Proj. Pts
Minnesota Wild 43 18 6 92 52.5 29.5 111.0
Chicago Blackhawks 43 20 5 91 50.6 31.4 106.2
St. Louis Blues 36 27 5 77 43.6 38.4 92.2
Nashville Predators 34 24 11 79 41.1 40.9 93.2
Winnipeg Jets 30 33 7 67 35.7 46.3 78.4
Dallas Stars 27 31 10 64 33.3 48.7 76.6
Colorado Avalanche 19 46 3 41 23.6 58.4 50.2

Western Conference - Pacific

Team Wins Losses OTL Pts Proj Wins Proj Losses Proj. Pts
San Jose Sharks 41 20 7 89 49.4 32.6 105.8
Calgary Flames 39 26 4 82 45.1 36.9 94.2
Anaheim Ducks 36 23 10 82 43.1 38.9 96.2
Edmonton Oilers 35 24 9 79 42.6 39.4 94.2
Los Angeles Kings 33 29 6 72 41.3 40.7 88.6
Vancouver Canucks 28 32 9 65 32.2 49.8 73.4
Arizona Coyotes 25 35 8 58 29.7 52.3 67.4