Out of the picture

The Wild enters the second half of the season sitting ninth in the eight-team Western Conference playoffs. The playoff picture as of today:

 

Central Division

Team W L OTL Pts

Chicago 33 16 4 70

Dallas 31 14 5 67

St. Louis 28 16 8 64

 

Pacific Division

Los Angeles 30 16 3 63

San Jose 26 18 4 56

Arizona 24 20 5 53

 

Wild card

Colorado 27 22 3 57

Nashville 24 18 8 56

 

In the hunt

Wild 23 17 9 55

Anaheim 22 18 7 51

Vancouver 20 19 11 51