Bruins In The Playoffs? (Maybe, Maybe Not) Scenario’s Here:

Fighting For A Playoff Spot

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Bruins (93 points) Saturday, 12:30 p.m. ET vs. Ottawa Senators Red Wings (93 points)

Red Wings (93 Points) Saturday, 12:30 p.m. ET at New York Rangers Flyers (92 points)

Flyers (92 Points But 2 Games Remaining) Saturday, 3 p.m. ET vs. Pittsburgh Penguins & Sunday, 7 p.m. ET at New York Islanders

The B’s are in if ANY of the following happens,

— Bruins win in any fashion, Red Wings lose or win in a shootout.

— Bruins win in any fashion, Red Wings win in regulation or overtime, Flyers lose either one of their remaining games in any fashion. In this scenario, the Bruins would earn the second wild-card spot and play the Washington Capitals in the first round.

-Bruins lose in overtime/shootout, Red Wings lose in regulation. In this scenario, the Bruins would finish third in the Atlantic Division and play the Tampa Bay Lightning in the first round regardless of how the Flyers fare.

— Bruins lose in overtime/shootout, Red Wings win or lose in overtime/shootout, Flyers earn two or fewer points from their final two games (one regulation loss or two overtime losses). In this scenario, the Bruins would earn the second wild-card spot and play the Washington Capitals in the first round.

— Bruins lose in regulation, Flyers earn one or zero points from their final two games (two regulation losses or one regulation loss and one overtime loss). In this scenario, the Bruins would earn the second wild-card spot and play the Washington Capitals in the first round regardless of how the Red Wings fare.

(Scenario’s courtesy of Nesn)