#71: Flyers @ Stars - Saturday, Mar. 19, 2011 - 8:00 PM (ET)
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03-19-2011, 12:26 PM
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Originally Posted by
The Flin Flon Bomber
I thought the new tiebreaker rule had something to do with non-shootout wins. Like the Flyers have 43 wins (2 coming in a shootout), while Carolina has 29 non-shootout wins. If we were tied at the end of the year in points, the Flyers would hold the tiebreaker because they have less shootout victories and more regular wins.
I think I just confused myself.
yes, you are correct, but the flyers still need to win tonight to assure that this is the scenario. carolina's maximum point output this year is 96 if they win their last 10 games. the flyers will be at 96 tonight if they get the win, securing a playoff spot.
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