NHL Power Rankings: Bleacher Report Experts’ Week 9 Poll

November 29th, 2015 by Adrian Dater Leave a reply »
As the NHL calendar readies to turn to the final month of 2015, we still hold these truths to be self-evident: The teams that got off to great starts this season have, for the most part, been able to maintain them. The Dallas Stars, Montreal Canadiens, New York Rangers and St. Louis Blues—they all started the season well, and not a whole lot has changed as we enter December.

But not one of them is the NEW No. 1 TEAM we have for this week!

Teams who started poorly—the Los Angeles Kings, Anaheim Ducks and Columbus Blue Jackets—have improved, though some more than others. It's still early, though, and my old theory of hockey is that the best teams don't start to get serious until after Christmas. So we still have some time before that happens.

As always, the Bleacher Report hockey staff of Carol Schram, Jonathan Willis, Allan Mitchell, Lyle Richardson and myself took time to deliver our 1-30 rankings.

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