NHL: Week 1 Western Conference Power Rankings Based Solely on Performance

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NHL: Week 1 Western Conference Power Rankings Based Solely on Performance
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It sure is great to have hockey back.

As we expected, there have already been big surprises and great, memorable moments.

When people do power rankings at the beginning of the season, they are usually a little skewed. If a team that is supposed to be good gets off to a slow start, it is still ranked fairly high. And if a team that is supposed to be bad gets off to a fast start, it is still ranked relatively low.

This slideshow, however, will examine how each team looked in its first week of play, taking into account more than just its record, but not taking into account the team's expectations. 

Where does your team rank?

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