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Mike Harrington's NHL Power Rankings

Through Friday's games. Last week's rankings in parentheses.

1. Boston Bruins. Pastrnak joins Lemieux, Bossy, Gretzky as only players with 12+ goals in season's first two months. (3)

2. Washington Capitals. Wiped out 3-1 deficit in third to stun Bolts in OT. (1)

3. St. Louis Blues. Cooled off Stars to extend road point streak to nine (7-0-2). (4)

4. Edmonton Oilers. Nugent-Hopkins hits IR with hand injury. (5)

5. New York Islanders. Point streak ended at 16 with 0-2-1 mark on California roadie. (2)

6. Winnipeg Jets. Ten wins in November tied with Stars for most in NHL. (12)

7. Philadelphia Flyers. Entered weekend with East-leading 22 points in November. (14)

8. Dallas Stars. Losses to Hawks, Blues slowed momentum after 10-0-1 run. (7)

9. Arizona Coyotes. Went 1-2 as three straight games ended in shootouts. (10)

10. Colorado Avalanche. MacKinnon burns Hawks with third four-point game of season. (8)

11. Pittsburgh Penguins. Five-point night for Malkin in 8-6 win over Canucks. (13)

12. Florida Panthers. Team-high 12 goals for free-agent pickup Connolly. (6)

13. Carolina Hurricanes. Offense sputtering, with only four goals in three games. (11)

14. Vegas Golden Knights. Pacioretty goal with 0.3 left sets up Stastny OT winner in Nashville. (16)

15. San Jose Sharks. Won four of five, including three straight in OT. (19)

16. Vancouver Canucks. Hughes has trio of three-assist games, already one shy of Bourque's mark for rookie defensemen. (15)

17. Buffalo Sabres. Eichel at peak efficiency in offensive zone. (24)

18. Toronto Maple Leafs. Big start for Keefe, but still needs capable backup goalie. (17)

19. Calgary Flames. Peters' "resignation" ends most tumultuous week in franchise history. (26)

20. Tampa Bay Lightning. Cernak gets a wrist tap for mauling of Dahlin. (20)

21. Columbus Blue Jackets. Have gone 5-1 in last six at home. (22)

22. New York Rangers. Huge welcome back for Stars' Zuccarello. (29)

23. Montreal Canadiens. Price's disastrous last five games: 0-4, 5.35/.822. (9)

24. Anaheim Ducks. Ugly Black Friday at home with shutout loss to Jets. (18)

25. Nashville Predators. Rinne shakes struggles with 31-save shutout at Carolina. (25)

26. Minnesota Wild. Season-high seven goals in rout of Sens. (27)

27. Chicago Blackhawks.  Kane point streak hits 14 games, tops in league this year. (23)

28. Ottawa Senators. Had played four one-goal games in a week until 7-2 mauling in Minnesota. (21)

29. New Jersey Devils. With trip to Buffalo on Monday, Hughes' status in question after blocking shot in leg. (30)

30. Los Angeles Kings. Kopitar is club's only 10-goal scorer. (28)

31. Detroit Red Wings. Winless streak hits eight after allowing six goals apiece to Leafs and Flyers. (31)

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