Playoff races are all the talk across the NHL and things are winding down but don’t be fooled in to thinking the season is over. There is still 10% of the season remaining. Here is a look at the number of games remaining for all the NHL teams including games on March 27.
10 games – Blackhawks
9 games – Senators, Sabres, Islanders, Flyers, Devils, Canucks, Bruins,
8 games – Wild, Stars, Sharks, Red Wings, Predators, Oilers, Maple Leafs, Lightning, Kings, Flames, Ducks, Coyotes, Canadiens, Blues, Blue Jackets, Avalanche
7 games – Thrashers, Rangers, Penguins, Panthers, Capitals,
6 games – Hurricanes
Starting April 3 the Buffalo Sabres play five games in seven nights. This is the last occurrence of five games in seven nights for the season. The Sabres play on the road at Washington and then home to face New Jersey the next night. After a day off they host the Wing. One more day off and then back-to-back road games against Toronto and Carolina.
The below chart shows the weekly ratings through to the end of the year.
|Friday, March 27, 2009 to Thursday, April 2, 2009
|Boston 4.32 – four games TOR, PHI, TB, OTT