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NHL Power Rankings: Week 22
NHL Power Rankings Movers And Shakers
The biggest Shakers in our NHL Power Rankings this week were the drowning Anaheim Ducks dropping 3 spots to land at #21.
The second biggest shaker was the Chicago Blackhawks, Buffalo Sabres, and St.Louis Blues all falling 2 spots to end up at #11, #15 and #22 respectively.
The biggest Movers in our NHL Power Rankings this week were the red hot Pittsburgh Penguins climbing up 4 spots to sit at #10.
Lets take a look at the rest of the league: NHL POWER RANKINGS for Week 22.
|1||43-15-8||-||Have won 6 of their last 9 games.|
|2||42-20-3||-||Appear to be the team to beat in the East with Martin Brodeur back between the pipes.|
|3||39-21-6||2||Some solid moves at the deadline acquiring Jordan Leopold and Olli Jokinen who combined for 3 goals in their first game with the Flames.|
|4||42-12-10||1||Rough week losing all 3 of their games including a 4-1 loss to the Stars.|
|5||43-15-9||1||On a bit of a slide going 1-3-1 in their last 5 games.|
|6||40-21-6||-||Bad week for the Caps losing all 4 of their games including a tough 4-3 shootout loss to the Penguins.|
|7||35-19-10||1||Great week for Simon Gagne, Mike Knuble and Mike Richards as they combined for 13 points in 3 games.|
|8||35-24-7||1||Not the greatest of weeks losing to the Sabres 5-1 and then getting shutout 2-0 to the Thrashers.|
|9||34-22-8||1||Solid week winning both of their games beating the Wild 4-2 and the sharks 3-1.|
|10||35-26-6||4||Won 5 road games in a row for the first time in franchise history.|
|11||36-19-9||2||Samuel Pahlsson can’t be inserted into the lineup soon enough as the ‘Hawks have lost their last two games.|
|12||34-24-8||1||The Rangers new additions of Nik Antropov and Derek Morris seem to be helping as they won both of their games last week.|
|13||34-24-8||1||David Booth showed off his scoring ability netting a hat-trick in the Panthers 5-3 win over the Blues.|
|14||35-27-5||2||Solid week lead by the duo of Eric Staal and newly acquired Erik Cole who combined for 16 points in 3 games.|
|15||33-26-7||2||Have gone 2-2-1 in their last 5 games.|
|16||33-27-6||1||Good week for Rick Nash as he scored 4 goals and added 2 assists for 6 points.|
|17||32-27-6||-||Youngster Sam Gagner seems to be turning things around as he potted 3 goals and had 2 assists for 5 points in 3 games.|
|18||33-29-4||1||Saw their 6 game winning streak come to an end with their 4-1 loss to the Flyers.|
|19||31-27-8||3||Great week for Mike Ribeiro and Loui Eriksson as they were able to combine for 12 points in 4 games.|
|20||32-28-5||1||Decent week for the Wild beating the Sharks 4-3 and the Ducks 3-2.|
|21||31-30-6||3||Week the Ducks would like to forget losing all 3 of their games.|
|22||29-28-8||2||Good week for David Backes, Andy McDonald and Brad Boyes combining for 12 points in 3 games.|
|23||28-28-9||1||Rookie Teddy Purcell is enjoying his new found ice-time as he’s currently on a 4 game point streak.|
|24||26-27-13||1||With Nik Antropov and Dominic Moore now gone for draft picks it appears the Leafs will now be gunning for a top 5 pick.|
|25||25-29-10||1||Good week for the Sens winning 2 out of their 3 games including a 6-3 victory over the Sabres.|
|26||28-33-5||1||Had a terrible month of February and so far March doesn’t appear to be any better after going 1-2 last week.|
|27||25-35-6||1||Good week for the Thrashers going 2-1 including a 2-0 shutout win over the Canadiens.|
|28||29-36-1||1||Were able to put an end to their 6 game losing streak with a 5-1 win over the Blackhawks.|
|29||22-37-7||1||Some positive news for once as the Islanders went 4-1-1 on their 6 game home stand.|
|30||21-32-13||1||Currently on a 3 game winless streak.|
Be sure to check back next week with our NHL Power Rankings for Week 23.