1. NHL Power Rankings for January 15: Sens Jump 11 Spots After Great Week

    If you look at my top six teams from last week, and then look at them this week, you’ll notice that there’s no change. I didn’t really see any reason to move the Bruins, Red Wings, Canucks, Rangers, Sharks, or Blues from their spots...

    David Carter Written by David Carter about over 2 years ago 445 reads 4 comments

  2. Carter's NHL Power Rankings, January 8: Rask, Bruins on Top Again

    As we enter the second half of the NHL season, my favorites to make it to the Stanley Cup Final are the Bruins and the Red Wings. Boston has arguably the best offensive team and not one but two elite goaltenders on their roster...

    David Carter Written by David Carter about over 2 years ago 1,110 reads 24 comments

  3. Carter's NHL Power Rankings Dec. 19: Bruins, Red Wings, Canucks Top 3 Again

    For the fourth week in a row, the Boston Bruins are at the top spot. It’s tough not to put them there if they have a +47 total goal differential...

    David Carter Written by David Carter about over 2 years ago 360 reads 2 comments

  4. Carter's NHL Power Rankings: December 12: Bruins No.1 for Third Straight Week

    As each week of the hockey season passes, I continually believe that the Boston Bruins will be representing the Eastern Conference in the Stanley Cup Final...

    David Carter Written by David Carter about over 2 years ago 746 reads 12 comments

  5. Carter's NHL Power Rankings, December 4th: Dominant Bruins Top List Again

    1. Boston Bruins (16-7-1) Great team all across the board. Great offensively and probably the best defensive team in the league. Very good at killing penalties which could serve them well down the road...

    David Carter Written by David Carter about over 2 years ago 659 reads 5 comments

  6. Carter's NHL Power Rankings, Nov. 13: B's No. 1 Despite Only 16 Points

    Before we begin, I’d like to note that the Eastern Conference has been much better than the Western Conference as far as overall performance this season...

    David Carter Written by David Carter about over 2 years ago 501 reads 0 comments

  7. Ranking the Top 10 Most Intriguing NHL Games This Weekend

    How’s it going hockey fans? We have quite a few intriguing games that are happening over the weekend...

    David Carter Written by David Carter about over 2 years ago 896 reads 1 comments

  8. Carter's NCAA Football Power Rankings-Week 4: Georgia Tech No. 1?

    What you are about to read is the most interesting Top 25 College Football power rankings you're likely ever to come across...

    David Carter Written by David Carter about almost 3 years ago 797 reads 2 comments

  9. Carter's MLB Power Rankings, August 8: Yanks Remain at the Top

    For the second week in a row, the top four remains the Yankees, Red Sox, Phillies, and Rangers. The Braves and Cardinals switch positions while the seven and eight spots remain the same...

    David Carter Written by David Carter about almost 3 years ago 287 reads 4 comments

  10. MLB Power Rankings: New York Yankees, Boston Red Sox Fight for Top Spot

    1. New York Yankees (64-42) Even though the Phillies have the most wins, the Yankees are the team that impresses me the most...

    David Carter Written by David Carter about almost 3 years ago 254 reads 0 comments

  11. Carter's MLB Power Rankings-May 1: New No. 1 Team for Third Straight Week

    Another week, another edition of my power rankings are out (this time, on a Tuesday). Many teams are on the rise in my rankings while others are on the decline...

    David Carter Written by David Carter about 3 years ago 448 reads 1 comments

  12. Carter's MLB Power Rankings-April 18: New Team Emerges to Top

    NOTE : team records updated through Monday morning, April 25. 1. St. Louis Cardinals (12-10) Last Week: No. 6 I love how this team is still managing well without their ace pitcher...

    David Carter Written by David Carter about 3 years ago 134 reads 1 comments

  13. Carter's MLB Power Rankings, April 18: Berkman, Cards Move Up 17 Spots

    NOTE: all statistics and team records updated through Sunday night, April 17. As I look at the teams at the top of my list, I noticed that most of them are getting the job done with their hitting...

    David Carter Written by David Carter about 3 years ago 114 reads 1 comments

  14. MLB Power Rankings-April 11: Texas Rangers Start Season No. 1

    So the first 10 days of baseball season have come and gone. Many teams have been very impressive to watch and hear about (Rangers, Phillies, Reds)...

    David Carter Written by David Carter about over 3 years ago 691 reads 0 comments

  15. Carter's NCAA Basketball Power Rankings-February 7: Underdogs Getting Attention

    My list is a little different from the other rankings published. My list also includes teams in the NCAA that nobody else would ever think about...

    David Carter Written by David Carter about over 3 years ago 239 reads 1 comments

  16. NCAA Basketball: Carter's Power Rankings-Bucks, Aztecs, 'Hawks Are Top 3

    1. Ohio State Buckeyes (20-0) Last Week: No. 1 Another successful week for the Buckeyes with a blowout win over Iowa and getting by Illinois on Saturday...

    David Carter Written by David Carter about over 3 years ago 834 reads 3 comments

  17. Carter's NCAA Basketball Power Rankings, Jan. 17: Ohio State Buckeyes at the Top

    1. Ohio State Buckeyes (18-0) With Duke losing one last week, it makes a lot of sense to put Ohio State at the top spot. They’ve pretty much crushed everybody they’ve played, outscoring their opponents by an average of 23...

    David Carter Written by David Carter about over 3 years ago 626 reads 0 comments

  18. NFL Power Rankings Entering Week 11: Who's Carter's Number One?

    There are about eight to 10 teams I would consider elite and about four that were in the running for my top spot...

    David Carter Written by David Carter about over 3 years ago 1,207 reads 10 comments

  19. Carter's College Football Power Rankings-Week 12: Is TCU No. 1 Again?

    1. TCU Horned Frogs (11-0) Last Week: defeated San Diego State, 40-35 The Frogs had a lot more trouble against the Aztecs than first thought. I think fans and other writers are giving this team a bad review just because they only won by five points...

    David Carter Written by David Carter about over 3 years ago 279 reads 1 comments

  20. Carter's NHL Power Rankings November 11: Defense Puts Boston Bruins in Top Spot

    1. Boston Bruins (17 points) In order to be a great hockey team, you have to learn to play well on the road. The Bruins are a great team (6-1-0 road record). I bet you Bruins fans want to give Tim Thomas a big hug right now! 2...

    David Carter Written by David Carter about over 3 years ago 597 reads 1 comments

  21. Carter's NFL Power Rankings Entering Week 10: Titans Dethroned From Top Spot

    1. Green Bay Packers (6-3) Despite a lot of the injuries that the Packers have suffered, they proved on Sunday night that they have a lot of depth which is a key ingredient for a playoff run...

    David Carter Written by David Carter about over 3 years ago 762 reads 6 comments

  22. College Football: Carter's Top 25 Power Rankings...TCU Stays No. 1 With Big Win

    1. TCU Horned Frogs (10-0) Last Game: defeated Utah, 47-7 Ten games, 10 wins. Great defense, great quarterback, great running back...

    David Carter Written by David Carter about over 3 years ago 575 reads 0 comments

  23. Carter's NBA Power Rankings-November 2: Heat Start Season at No. 1

    After watching tons of basketball game highlights, reading box scores and looking at rosters, I've started my NBA Power Rankings once again. In the first addition there are some surprises such as the Hornets and Raptors being in the top 10...

    David Carter Written by David Carter about over 3 years ago 1,045 reads 8 comments

  24. Carter's College Football Top 25 Power Rankings-Week 10: Frogs Stay at Top Spot

    1. TCU Horned Frogs (9-0) With the Frogs' win over UNLV on Saturday, TCU won its 22nd straight regular season game, 14th straight MWC game and ninth straight on the road...

    David Carter Written by David Carter about over 3 years ago 887 reads 5 comments

  25. Carter's NFL Power Rankings, Week 8: AFC Continues To Dominate

    1. Tennessee Titans (5-2) Last Week: No. 1 Twelve-game winning streak over the NFC. Just one of many reasons you shouldn’t sleep on the Titans. 2. New York Jets (5-1) Last Week: No...

    David Carter Written by David Carter about over 3 years ago 48 reads 0 comments