You Do the Math, 3/25/09 March 25, 2009Posted by CapitalSpirit in Uncategorized.
It’s going to be a busy night of scoreboard-watching for Caps fans, as both the Panthers and Hurricanes are in action tonight. Tonight could be one of the most consequential nights of the season for the Caps, and they’re not even playing. Let’s get to it…
FLORIDA PANTHERS AT BUFFALO SABRES
Can clinch 14th in the East with a win or overtime.
Can clinch 12th in the East, AND 4th in the Southeast, with a win.
MINNESOTA WILD AT NEW YORK ISLANDERS
Would be eliminated from 10th in the East with any loss.
Would be eliminated from 11th in the East with any loss AND an Ottawa win or overtime, OR with an overtime loss AND an Ottawa win.
OTTAWA SENATORS AT CAROLINA HURRICANES
Can clinch 14th in the East with a win AND any Islanders loss, OR with an overtime loss AND and Islanders regulation loss.
CALGARY FLAMES AT PITTSBURGH PENGUINS
Would be eliminated from 1st in the East with any loss.
Can clinch 12th in the West with a win or overtime.
Not the busiest or most complicated night around the rinks, but Caps fans might want to keep an eye on the Panthers’ and Hurricanes’ games.
THE NUMBERS GEEK WHO ONCE FELL ASLEEP IN MATH CLASS