EYES ON THE PRIZE
A look at what's left for the three teams in the turtle derby for top spot in the Southeast Division:
Record: 18-18-2, 38 pts. first in Southeast; third in Eastern Conference
Sports Club Stats playoff chances: 34.1 per cent
Remaining games: 10
Road (3): @Montreal, @Buffalo, @Washington
Home (7): Philadelphia, Buffalo, Florida, Tampa Bay, Carolina, New York Islanders, Montreal.
Record: 17-17-2, 36 pts; second in Southeast Division; 10th in Eastern Conference
Sports Club Stats playoff chances: 49.8 per cent
Remaining games: 12
Road (4); @Florida, @Montreal (2), @Ottawa.
Home (8): New York Islanders; Tampa Bay (2), Carolina, Toronto, Winnipeg, Ottawa, Boston.
Record: 16-17-2, 34 pts; third in Southeast Division; 11th in the Eastern Conference.
Sports Club Stats playoff chances: 24.4 per cent
Remaining games: 13
Road (6): @Boston, @Washington, @Ottawa, @Winnipeg; @Tampa Bay, @Pittsburgh.
Home: (7): Tampa Bay, New York Rangers (2), Pittsburgh, Boston, Philadelphia, New York Islanders.