The Dallas Stars are 18th in this week's ESPN NHL Power Rankings, down three spots from last week.
Pierre LeBrun put together this week's list and had this to say about the Stars:
What a way to start the week: in St. Louis on Monday night and hosting Detroit on Tuesday night. Jamie Benn's injury loss hurts big time.
Boston, St. Louis, Vancouver, Chicago and Detroit make up the top five this week. The full rankings are here.
Dallas Stars and ESPN Power Rankings
Tracking the Dallas Stars in the ESPN Power Rankings