Mathieu Schneider Traded Back To Montreal
NHL Power Rankings: Week 19
Ending ( Feb 15th)
Total Pro Sports – This week’s NHL Power Rankings sees the defending Presidents Trophy Champion Detroit Red Wings take over top spot with the Boston Bruins taking a bit of a dive but still remaining in the top 5.
NHL Power Rankings Movers And Shakers
The biggest Shakers in our NHL Power Rankings this week were the Boston Bruins falling 4 spots landing at #5.
The second biggest shaker was the Carolina Hurricanes, Anaheim Ducks, Dallas Stars, Minnesota Wild and Pittsburgh Penguins all dropping 3 spots to end up at #15, #16, #17, #19 and #20 respectively.
The biggest Movers in our NHL Power Rankings this week were the Columbus Blue Jackets climbing up 6 spots to sit at #14.
Lets take a look at the rest of the league: NHL POWER RANKINGS for Week 19.
|1||37-12-8||3||Saw their 6 game win streak come to an end vs. Columbus.|
|2||37-8-9||-||Have gone 4-2-4 in their last 10 games.|
|3||36-16-5||-||Alexander Ovechkin picked up his 3rd hat-trick of the season in the Caps 4-2 win over the Panthers.|
|4||37-17-3||1||On a 4 game win streak thanks to the solid play of Zach Parise and Scott Clemmensen.|
|5||39-10-8||4||Currently on a 4 game winless streak.|
|6||31-15-8||-||Will be in tough with injuries to Patrick Sharp and Nikolai Khabibulin.|
|7||33-18-5||2||Went an impressive 3-0-1 last week including a 2-0 shutout victory over the Kings.|
|8||30-16-9||1||Mike Richards set a NHL record scoring shorthanded for the third time while his team was on a 5-on-3 PK.|
|9||30-21-6||1||How big of an impact will Mathieu Schneider have on the Habs? My guess is not a big one.|
|10||30-21-6||1||With only 2 wins in their last 10 games the Rangers need to turn things around before they drop even further.|
|11||29-22-6||1||Lost to the Senators and were shutout 3-0 to Cam Ward and the Hurricanes.|
|12||28-20-8||3||Had a nice 3 game win streak going before losing 4-2 to the Capitals.|
|13||27-21-8||5||Appear to be turning things around going 5-1 in their last 6 games.|
|14||28-23-5||6||Faired just fine without their rookie starter winning all 3 of their games including a surprising 3-0 victory over the Avalanche with Dan LaCosta recording his first career NHL shutout.|
|15||28-24-5||3||Were shutout 5-0 by the Panthers then got hammered again by the Blue Jackets losing 5-1.|
|16||28-25-5||3||Were embarrassed by the Thrashers losing 8-4.|
|17||27-21-7||3||Shutout in their 1-0 loss to the Coyotes then were handily beaten by the Blackhawks 6-2.|
|18||28-23-4||1||Won both their games including a 7-2 beating of the Montreal Canadiens.|
|19||28-24-3||3||Gave up 9 goals against in their loses to the Red Wings and Senators.|
|20||27-25-5||3||Now we’ll see if coaching really was the main issue in Pittsburgh.|
|21||27-26-3||1||Managed to sneak out two wins in close games against the Blues and Bruins.|
|22||24-22-8||1||Have lost their last two games including a 2-0 shutout loss to the Flames.|
|23||25-27-5||-||Recorded a much needed 1-0 shutout win over the Stars.|
|24||23-25-7||1||Lost a tough one to the Predators but rebounded with a 1-0 shutout win over the Blackhawks.|
|25||26-30-1||1||Managed to snap a 4 game losing streak with a shootout win over the rival Red Wings.|
|26||21-25-8||2||Currently on a 4 game win streak thanks to some solid goaltending by Brian Elliot.|
|27||21-25-10||1||Beat the Penguins but also lost to the Lightning and blew a 4-1 lead to the Panthers.|
|28||19-26-11||1||Beat the Leafs but were outscored 8-2 in their two loses.|
|29||20-32-5||-||Solid week winning 2 of their 3 games and Ilya Kovalchuk being named the NHL’s 3rd Star.|
|30||16-33-6||-||Currently on a 5 game win less streak.|
Be sure to check back next week with our NHL Power Rankings for Week 20.