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Mike Harrington’s NHL Power Rankings for Nov. 22

(Through Friday night’s games, last week in parentheses)

1. Dallas Stars. The best show in Big D: Better than Dirk & the Mavs, better than Jerry’s boys. (3)

2. New York Rangers. Gave up late shortie in Tampa that cost them chance at 10th straight win. (2)

3. Montreal Canadiens. Got desperately needed return of Price Friday night. (1)

4. St. Louis Blues. Lone visit coming Monday will be woefully overshadowed by Bills-Pats. (4)

5. Washington Capitals. The Great Eight becomes all-time goal scoring leader among Russians. (5)

6. Nashville Predators. It’s 18 games with one goal for Hodgson. There’s no shocker. (8)

7. Los Angeles Kings. Climbed to top of Pacific with 12-4 run after 0-3 start. (9)

8. Pittsburgh Penguins. Malkin hints at major frustration in room, team responds with two straight wins. (10)

9. Chicago Blackhawks. Kane’s 15-game point streak is career high, longest by a Hawk since Chelios’ 15-gamer in 1995. (17)

10. Minnesota Wild. It’s 18 games without a goal and counting for Pominville. Shocker. (7)

11. Ottawa Senators. Fretting over four overtime/shootout losses at home. (13)

12. New York Islanders. Explaining away Brooklyn attendance woes for now on five Mets conflicts. We’ll see. (6)

13. San Jose Sharks. Marleau about to become 83rd player in history with 1,000 points. (18)

14. Detroit Red Wings. At 35, Zetterberg remains nearly a point-a-game guy. (19)

15. New Jersey Devils. Riding Schneider’s strong season in net. (11)

16. Arizona Coyotes. Ekman-Larsson is the best defenseman you don’t see nearly enough of. (12)

17. Tampa Bay Lightning. Sitting .500 at the quarter pole is a huge disappointment. (15)

18. Winnipeg Jets. Falling behind in Central and in need of help on the back end. (16)

19. Vancouver Canucks. Miller on roadie that started with last-second loss to Sabres: 0-4-1, 3.41/.885. Ouch. (14)

20. Boston Bruins. Eriksson finally starting to produce like B’s hoped when Seguin was dealt. (21)

21. Anaheim Ducks. Stayed the course with Boudreau to get semblance of a turnaround. (22).

22. Florida Panthers. Have to make the playoffs this year to get fickle market interested. (23)

23. Toronto Maple Leafs. Reimer entered Saturday 6-1-2 in November with 1.62 GAA and .951 save percentage. (29)

24. Buffalo Sabres. Would O’Reilly get league’s all-star nod or Eichel? Could they both? (20)

25. Calgary Flames. Have won all five of their games decided by 3-on-3 OT. (25)

26. Philadelphia Flyers. Hard to believe Voracek has one goal in first 19 games. (27)

27. Columbus Blue Jackets. Torts Effect: 8-6 since 0-7 start under Richards. (30).

28. Colorado Avalanche. Barrie enters trade chatter Duchene was in last week. (24)

29. Edmonton Oilers. NHL personnel men everywhere already fretting about Matthews lottery potential. (28)

30. Carolina Hurricanes. Eichel and Hanifin go head to head here for first time Friday night. (26)