Blackhawks still No. 1 in NHL Power Rankings
The NHL season just started, and yet we're already nearing the quarter-pole mark. After the lockout, many teams that otherwise could have written off their slow starts by vowing to improve in January or February are now in serious trouble.
But ... this cut-to-the-chase season has been kind of fun, right? Will anyone really miss those Florida vs. Nashville or Columbus vs. New Jersey matchups that would have been played during a regular 82-game season? Do we all not secretly want every regular season to be short and to the point, with each game actually
Before we get to this week's rankings...