The Blues are riding a six game winning streak, and it’s been as helpful to their playoff odds as that seven game losing streak was at crushing them. Thanks to a 3-2 overtime win against San Jose, the Blues are now on top of the wild card race:
Yes, as close as those standings are, things could change in a heartbeat, but at least the Blues still have a game in hand on the Ducks.
PlayoffStatus.com has the Blues with just a 10% chance of missing the playoffs.
Tonight, the Blues have light scoreboard viewing. SportsClubStats.com estimated that the Blues’ odds went up 13.3% last night - the only game on the docket that can do damage to that is the Flyers at Avalanche. An Avs win drops the Blues’ odds by 2.2%; a Flyers win raises them by 3.8%.