UPDATED Dec. 8, 2022, at 1:13 AM

2022-23 NHL Predictions

Updated after every game.

TeamDIVISIONElo ratingElo1-Week ChangeProj. PointsProj. Goal Diff.Make playoffsMake play-
offs
Make Cup FinalWin Stanley CupWin Stan. Cup
Bruins43 ptsAtlantic1599
+7
120+88>99%30%20%
Avalanche27 ptsCentral1585
-14
105+5093%28%15%
Maple Leafs38 ptsAtlantic1566
+5
108+4496%13%8%
Lightning31 ptsAtlantic1569
-1
104+3689%13%8%
Hurricanes34 ptsMetropolitan1551
+5
104+2889%12%6%
Golden Knights39 ptsPacific1544
-1
105+3594%14%6%
Oilers30 ptsPacific1537
+1
97+1975%10%4%
Penguins32 ptsMetropolitan1542
+9
100+3178%8%4%
Flames29 ptsPacific1532
+5
96+1772%9%4%
Wild28 ptsCentral1535
+4
96+1467%8%4%
Stars33 ptsCentral1529
-6
100+3583%8%3%
Jets33 ptsCentral1528
0
101+2985%8%3%
Panthers28 ptsAtlantic1542
+6
96+1862%6%3%
Rangers31 ptsMetropolitan1536
+2
94+1554%5%3%
Devils43 ptsMetropolitan1510
+2
105+3791%4%2%
Islanders32 ptsMetropolitan1518
-9
94+1657%4%2%
Blues24 ptsCentral1518
-6
89-1238%4%1%
Kings32 ptsPacific1502
+4
92-352%4%1%
Capitals28 ptsMetropolitan1513
+1
91039%3%1%
Predators26 ptsCentral1502
+8
91-1047%3%1%
Canucks27 ptsPacific1497
0
88-1133%2%<1%
Kraken33 ptsPacific1481
-8
93-156%2%<1%
Red Wings31 ptsAtlantic1463
+3
87-2023%<1%<1%
Sabres25 ptsAtlantic1475
+9
82-710%<1%<1%
Senators21 ptsAtlantic1463
-2
78-274%<1%<1%
Canadiens28 ptsAtlantic1442
+4
81-437%<1%<1%
Coyotes18 ptsCentral1435
-9
75-503%<1%<1%
Blue Jackets18 ptsMetropolitan1442
-6
71-66<1%<1%<1%
Blackhawks18 ptsCentral1424
-1
70-65<1%<1%<1%
Sharks21 ptsPacific1427
-11
69-56<1%<1%<1%
Ducks17 ptsPacific1414
-4
67-81<1%<1%<1%
Flyers23 ptsMetropolitan1421
-4
73-60<1%<1%<1%
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How this works These forecasts are based on 50,000 simulations of the rest of the season. Elo ratings are a measure of team strength based on head-to-head results, margin of victory and quality of opponent. Read more »

Design and development by Ryan Best and Elena Mejía. Edited by Maya Sweedler, Julia Wolfe and Sara Ziegler. Statistical model by Ryan Best and Neil Paine. Additional contributions by Jay Boice.