Midseason playoff odds

Blackhawks are locks, but Ducks, Stars and Sens may soon fade

Updated: March 8, 2013, 12:37 PM ET
By Neil Greenberg | ESPN Insider
Daniel Carcillo, Niklas Hjalmarsson, Johnny OduyaJonathan Daniel/Getty ImagesThe rest of the regular season is a mere formality for the Blackhawks.

Neil Greenberg is ESPN Insider's NHL analytics expert. His columns have appeared on the Washington Post website, and he is a regular guest on Sirius XM NHL Radio.