NHL Power Rankings
21 NHL Power Rankings Have Capitals Taking Over Top Spot -- Page 3
Last week: No. 20
Record: 7-6-3
Nashville Predators
The Predators squeaked out a pair of shootout wins, but blowing a 4-1 lead to the lowly Leafs has to hurt.
22 NHL Power Rankings Have Capitals Taking Over Top Spot -- Page 3
Last week: No. 18
Record: 7-9-3
Atlanta Thrashers
The Thrashers are still searching for consistency, as they followed up an impressive 5-1 win over Minnesota by giving up 10 goals in back-to-back losses to Pittsburgh and Washington.
23 NHL Power Rankings Have Capitals Taking Over Top Spot -- Page 3
Last week: No. 29
Record: 7-10-3
Buffalo Sabres
Signs of life for the Sabres, who went 3-0-1 this week to snap out of their slump. They had to work extra hard for those points though, with all four games going to overtime.
24 NHL Power Rankings Have Capitals Taking Over Top Spot -- Page 3
Last week: No. 23
Record: 9-9
Carolina Hurricanes
The Hurricanes were the ones getting blown out this week, losing 8-1 to Philadelphia and 7-2 to Montreal in back-to-back games.
25 NHL Power Rankings Have Capitals Taking Over Top Spot -- Page 3
Last week: No. 26
Record: 8-8
Florida Panthers
Dennis Wideman returns to Boston on Thursday with 10 points and a plus-1 rating in 15 games, but the Panthers are still under .500.
26 NHL Power Rankings Have Capitals Taking Over Top Spot -- Page 3
Last week: No. 21
Record: 7-10
Calgary Flames
Things are looking pretty bleak north of the boarder right now. But at least the Flames are staying out of trouble off the ice. Wait, Brett Sutter did what?
27 NHL Power Rankings Have Capitals Taking Over Top Spot -- Page 3
Last week: No. 28
Record: 4-10-3
Edmonton Oilers
The Oilers have lost four straight games by a combined 25-8 count. Looks like the Oilers and Leafs will be battling for the top pick in the lottery for a second straight year. You know, if the Leafs hadn't actually given this year's draft pick to the Bruins, too.
28 NHL Power Rankings Have Capitals Taking Over Top Spot -- Page 3
Last week: No. 27
Record: 6-8-3
Toronto Maple Leafs
The Leafs rallied for a 5-4 win over Nashville on Tuesday to snap an eight-game losing streak, but still have lost 11 of 13 since a 4-0-0 start.
29 NHL Power Rankings Have Capitals Taking Over Top Spot -- Page 3
Last week: No. 30
Record: 5-11-2
New Jersey Devils
The Devils did win one of three games this week, but needing overtime to get by Edmonton isn't really anything to brag about.
30 NHL Power Rankings Have Capitals Taking Over Top Spot -- Page 3
Last week: No. 25
Record: 4-11-3
New York Islanders
A 10-game losing streak cost former Providence Bruins coach Scott Gordon his job behind the Isles bench, but management and ownership should shoulder the bulk of the blame for the team's pathetic performance this year.
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