Two of the best and hottest teams—not surprisingly—reside in the Western Conference in the form of the Anaheim Ducks and St. Louis Blues. The Ducks are 15-1 in their past 16 while the Blues are 9-1-1 in their past 11.
The Ducks held the top spot in last week's power rankings, so have the Blues or anyone else done enough to supplant them this week?
Our friendly group of experts is back again to do the ranking of NHL power. Voting this week are Adrian Dater, Allan Mitchell, Carol Schram, Rob Vollman and myself. The criteria remain the same, and the vote will focus heavily on performances in the last week, with the overall NHL standings only serving as an anchor point for each team.
Read on to see where every NHL team ranks this week.