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Tuesday, March 06, 2012

The Chase for 8th

It was a pretty good night for the Isles' playoff hopes as three teams between them and 8th place Winnipeg played, and none of them won.

Washington lost in OT to Carolina, while Toronto and Tampa suffered regulation losses at home to Boston and Ottawa.

Current Standings:

8 Winnipeg Jets              72 points in 67 games
9 Washington Capitals    70 points in 66 games
10 Tampa Bay Lightning  68 points in 66 games
11 Buffalo Sabres           68 points in 66 games
12 Toronto Maple Leafs   67 points in 66 games
13 New York Islanders    65 points in 66 games
14 Carolina Hurricanes   64 points in 66 games

Upcoming Games:

Wed Mar 7
Hurricanes  Sabres  7:00 PM    
Maple Leafs  Penguins  7:30PM  

Thu Mar 8
Sabres  Bruins  7:00 PM    
Islanders  Devils  7:00 PM    
Lightning  Capitals  7:00 PM    
Jets  Canucks  10:00 PM  

Fri Mar 9
Jets  Flames  9:00 PM    

Sat Mar 10
Capitals  Bruins  1:00 PM  
Flyers  Maple Leafs  7:00 PM    
Sabres  Senators  7:00 PM    
Devils  Islanders  7:00 PM  
Hurricanes  Lightning  7:00 PM  

Sun Mar 11
Maple Leafs  Capitals  5:00 PM  
Hurricanes Panthers 5:00 PM
Islanders  Rangers  7:00 PM  
Mon Mar 12
Canadiens Sabres 7:00 PM

Tue Mar 13
Capitals Islanders 7:00 PM
Hurricanes Rangers 7:30 PM
Bruins  Lightning  7:30 PM
Maple Leafs Panthers 7:30 PM

Wed Mar 14

Avalanche Sabres 7:30 PM
Stars Jets 8:00 PM

Forever1940 is the nom de plume of Eric Hornick, statistician on Islander home telecasts since January 21, 1982. Visit my blog: NYISkinny.com and follow me on Twitter @ehornick

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