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03-14-2013, 04:37 PM
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I don't really have an opinion yet, but if all of those five teams are ahead of the Isles, also in the current format they wouldn't have a chance to get into the playoffs. So honestly, I don't see the big deal in this regard. As I'm from Europe I haven't followed the NHL as long as most others here, but as far as I know under the old system it was very rare (did it happen at all?) that all five teams of a division made it into the playoffs. At some point you have to be better than other teams, it's the prerequisite for making the playoffs.

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