Rank 'Em: NHL Power Rankings

Created: January 3, 2008, 12:09 PM

Each week during the NHL regular season, ESPN.com's esteemed hockey staff will use its unique array of insights and insider info to set the NHL Power Rankings. In other words, upset fans of every team that isn't ranked No. 1.

Don't like the official picks? Help set the record straight by submitting your own rankings below. Which is the best team in the NHL? And which team has the distinctive honor of being ranked the worst team in the league?

You must rank at least five teams for your ballot to count.

Last Week's Top 5
1. Detroit Red Wings
2. Ottawa Senators
3. San Jose Sharks
4. Dallas Stars
5. New Jersey Devils
 

 
  • Colorado Avalanche
    22-17-3, 47 points
  • Chicago Blackhawks
    19-19-4, 42 points
  • Columbus Blue Jackets
    19-18-6, 44 points
  • St. Louis Blues
    21-14-5, 47 points
  • Boston Bruins
    21-17-4, 46 points
  • Montreal Canadiens
    21-13-8, 50 points
  • Vancouver Canucks
    24-14-4, 52 points
  • Washington Capitals
    17-20-5, 39 points
  • Phoenix Coyotes
    22-18-1, 45 points
  • New Jersey Devils
    24-15-3, 51 points
  • Anaheim Ducks
    22-17-6, 50 points
  • Calgary Flames
    22-15-7, 51 points
  • Philadelphia Flyers
    21-15-4, 46 points
  • Carolina Hurricanes
    22-19-4, 48 points
  • New York Islanders
    20-17-5, 45 points
  • Los Angeles Kings
    15-27-2, 32 points
  • Tampa Bay Lightning
    16-22-5, 37 points
  • Toronto Maple Leafs
    16-18-8, 40 points
  • Edmonton Oilers
    19-21-4, 42 points
  • Florida Panthers
    19-21-3, 41 points
  • Pittsburgh Penguins
    24-16-2, 50 points
  • Nashville Predators
    21-19-2, 44 points
  • New York Rangers
    20-18-5, 45 points
  • Detroit Red Wings
    33-8-3, 69 points
  • Buffalo Sabres
    19-18-4, 42 points
  • Ottawa Senators
    27-10-4, 58 points
  • San Jose Sharks
    23-12-6, 52 points
  • Dallas Stars
    24-16-4, 52 points
  • Atlanta Thrashers
    21-22-1, 43 points
  • Minnesota Wild
    23-17-2, 48 points