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Power Rankings / Bucky Gleason ranks all 30 NHL teams

Last week in parentheses

1 Ottawa Senators. With top guns signed, success continues. Some concept. (1)

2 Detroit Red Wings. Nineteen wins in first 25 games is well within reach. (2)

3 Carolina Hurricanes. Do they have the worst insignia in pro sports, or what? (4)

4 Minnesota Wild. Gaborik in longest goal drought since 2003-04. (2)

5 San Jose Sharks. Setoguchi scores tying, winning goals in NHL debut. (5)

6 St. Louis Blues. McKee scores fourth career winner against Minnesota. (9)

7 Philadelphia Flyers. Briere: four goals in first three games, none in next nine. (6)

8 New York Rangers. Shanahan's winner over Bolts gives him 1,300 points. (8)

9 Calgary Flames. Bob Nystrom's kid, Eric, scores first NHL goal. (11)

10 Pittsburgh Penguins. Fleury has allowed three goals 45 feet or longer. (7)

11 Dallas Stars. Morrow has career-high seven-game point streak. (10)

12 Montreal Canadiens. Ryder struggling after consecutive 30-goal seasons. (19)

13 Boston Bruins. Bergeron out two months, Jones suspended two games. (16)

14 Colorado Avalanche. Six straight home wins to start the season. (21)

15 New York Islanders. Welcome home, Al Arbour. (13)

16 Chicago Blackhawks. Kane named Rookie of the Month. No surprise. (20)

17 Buffalo Sabres. Goose's four PPG were four more than Vanek, Roy, Max. (17)

18 Columbus Blue Jackets. Fourth-line C Fedorov making $6.08 million. (22)

19 Anaheim Ducks. Schneider's shootout winner in first game with champs. (15)

20 Toronto Maple Leafs. Mark Bell returns from suspension this week. (18)

21Vancouver Canucks. Sedin twins have a knack for stinking at same time, too. (14)

22 Tampa Bay Lightning. Six straight road losses after disasters in NY, NJ. (12)

23 Los Angeles Kings. LaBarbera terrific during four-game winning streak. (26)

24 Atlanta Thrashers. Kovalchuk records hat trick in loss to Senators. (24)

25 Nashville Predators. Victory over Canucks was first on the road. (25)

26 Washington Capitals. Winless in last seven games at MSG. (27)

27 Florida Panthers. Nieuwendyk pep talk sparks four-goal third vs. 'Canes. (28)

28 New Jersey Devils. Attendance for second game in new joint: 13,218. (23)

29 Edmonton Oilers. Banged up defense corps making poor team worse. (29)

30 Phoenix Coyotes. Bet the house that Tocchet will return as an assistant coach. (30)

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