NHL Power Rankings

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Power rankings: Blues regain the top spot

Last week's top team is struggling again, and the Blues heat up once more in this week's power rankings.

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Power rankings: Blackhawks, the superior bird

After a couple weeks of "struggles," the Hawks seem to be righting their ship, and it started with taking down the Ducks.

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Power rankings: Ducks dominate

Okay Anaheim, we get it. You're awesome. Now stop this madness.

Power rankings: St. Louis gives everyone the Blues

The St. Louis Blues have been running roughshod over the NHL for two weeks now. They've been so good that they even unseated the unbeatable Ducks.

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Power Rankings: Ducks fly together

A slightly abridged power rankings due to the holidays sees the Ducks take over the top spot on the heels of a nine game winning streak.

Power rankings: The champs are here

A wakeup call in the form of a blowout loss brought the true Hawks out, as they take over our ranking and remain on top of the NHL standings.

Kings reign

Some shooting regression from the Kings brings them to the No. 1 spot in this week's power rankings, as our previous top ranker faltered.

Sharks power their way back to the top

San Jose's dominance has unseated the reigning champs, and some Eastern teams move up the rankings after heinous starts.

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Power rankings: The Champs regain the throne

The Avalanche have finally relinquished the top spot, and it's no surprise who's taken over.

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Power rankings: Ducks comin'

The West continues to dominate our NHL power rankings. A familiar face remains at the top, but several challengers are making a push for the throne.

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Top of the mountain

The Colorado Avalanche have 12 wins. They have played 13 games. No wonder they're the top team in this week's NHL power rankings. Where does your favorite team fall?

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Power rankings: The West is best

The Western Conference dominates this week's NHL power rankings

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NHL Power Rankings: Ottawa Senators Join Top 10, Boston Bruins Keep Making History

The Boston Bruins are making history every single time they step onto the ice, and it doesn't appear there's much to stop them. Meanwhile, the Ottawa Senators are the big surprise of the week,...

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NHL Power Rankings: Big Bad Bruins Lead The Way

The Boston Bruins are the team to beat, but there are no shortage of contenders in the West. Upstarts Ottawa and Winnipeg are angling for playoff spots.

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NHL Power Rankings: Boston Bruins Lead The Pack; St. Louis Blues Shaking Up Central

The Bruins are on fire, but the Western Conference occupies four of the top five spots in our NHL Power Rankings. The Central Division dominates the top ten.

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NHL Power Rankings: Detroit Red Wings Push Back To The Top Of The West

In our Western Conference Power Rankings, the Detroit Red Wings have returned to the summit, and it's starting to look familiar up there. Can the few teams still surprising us keep their hot starts...

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NHL Power Rankings: Phoenix Coyotes Emerging As Western Contender

The Coyotes and Wild are the hottest teams in our Western Conference Power Rankings, and though the Stars are stumbling, the voters did not punish them. The Avalanche have collapsed.

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NHL Power Rankings: Stars Illuminate Western Conference

The Stars cannot be stopped, thanks to a reborn Sheldon Souray and a team capable of ignoring ownership distractions.

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NHL Power Rankings, Western Conference: Chicago Leads The Way, Columbus Is Still Bad

In our Western Conference Power Rankings, the Chicago Blackhawks lead the way and Columbus is bad. In the middle? Well, let's just say things are different than usual.

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NHL Power Rankings, Week 21: Devils Jump Six Spots, Oilers Escape Western Basement

The New Jersey Devils continued their northward ascent in our NHL Power Rankings this week, while the Edmonton Oilers, for the first time this season, rose from the basement of the Western Conference.

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NHL Power Rankings, Week 20: The Western Conference Is Officially Unpredictable

Three things are certain about the Western Conference. The Vancouver Canucks and Detroit Red Wings are good, while the Edmonton Oilers are really, really bad. Everything else is a completely...

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NHL Power Rankings, Week 16: The New Jersey Devils Finally Climb Out Of The Basement

In this week's NHL Power Rankings, the New Jersey Devils finally climb their way out of the Eastern Conference basement. At the top, things stay the same, with Vancouver and Philadelphia leading...

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NHL Power Rankings, Week 15: Western Shakeup Sees Kings, Sharks Plummet

Things stay relatively steady at the top of both the East and West in this week's Power Rankings, but San Jose and Los Angeles have fallen off the cliff. Chicago and Phoenix pounce on the opportunity.

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NHL Power Rankings, Week 13: Canucks Take Top Spot In West, Defending Champs Plummet

After twelve weeks of dominance, the reign of the Detroit Red Wings atop the West ends this week with a coup d'etat by the Vancouver Canucks. Meanwhile, an old emperor falls hard, and out in the...

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NHL Power Rankings, Week 12: Red Wings, Flyers Hold Steady Atop West, East

The Philadelphia Flyers and the Detroit Red Wings were able to hold off some hard-charging challengers to successfully stay atop their respective conference's in this week's NHL Power Rankings.

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NHL Power Rankings, Week 11: Flyers Eclipse Penguins, Regain Eastern Crown

The Flyers snapped the Penguins 12 game winning streak last week, and as a result, they've also ended Pittsburgh's reign atop our NHL Power Rankings. Detroit, meanwhile, keeps its steady hold on...

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