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Friday Morning Playoff Standings

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One more team is out, and several are on the brink.

Toronto Maple Leafs v Columbus Blue Jackets Photo by Andre Ringuette/Freestyle Photo/Getty Images

After last night, here’s where things stand with three more days of play to come.

Eastern Conference

Seeding Round August 7

Team W L OT PTS RP%* GF GA
Team W L OT PTS RP%* GF GA
Lightning 2 0 0 4 .657 6 4
Flyers 2 0 0 4 .645 7 2
Capitals 0 1 1 1 .652 3 6
Bruins 0 2 0 0 .714 3 7

The Flyers and the Lightning play Saturday to decide spots one and two, and the Bruins play the Capitals to decide three and four on Sunday. One imagines when they set this up, they assumed that Sunday game was going to decide first place.

Qualifying Round

Pittsburgh
5. Carolina (Series Winner)
6. NY Islanders (Series Winner)
7. Toronto (1-2)
8. Columbus (2-1)
Florida
NY Rangers
9. Montréal (Series Winner)

Western Conference

Western Seeding Round August 7

Team W L OT PTS RP%* GF GA
Team W L OT PTS RP%* GF GA
Avalanche 2 0 0 4 .657 6 1
Golden Knights 2 0 0 4 .606 11 7
Blues 0 2 0 0 .662 5 8
Stars 0 2 0 0 .594 3 9

This worked out exactly like the east. The top two teams play each other and the bottom two also meet. Both games are Saturday.

Qualifying Round

Edmonton
Nashville
5. Vancouver (2-1)
6. Calgary (Series Winner)
Winnipeg
7. Minnesota (1-2)
8. Arizona
9. Chicago (Series Winner)