The Dallas Stars are No. 2 in this week's ESPN NHL Power Rankings, up from the No. 3 spot last week.
Pierre LeBrun handles this week's rankings and offers this simple take on the 10-3-0 Stars:
No Brad Richards, no problem. The Stars are the league's first team to 10 wins.
This week's No. 1 team is the Stars' opponent on Tuesday, the Washington Capitals. The complete rankings are here.
Dallas Stars and ESPN Power Rankings
Tracking the Dallas Stars in the ESPN Power Rankings