Analysis

NHL Power Rankings: Eastern Conference Continues Dominance

By Mario Tirabassi
Dec 4, 2016; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Montreal Canadiens defenseman Jeff Petry (26), right wing Alexander Radulov (47), left wing Max Pacioretty (67) and center Alex Galchenyuk (27) celebrate a goal in the first period of the game against the Los Angeles Kings at Staples Center. Mandatory Credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports
Dec 4, 2016; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Montreal Canadiens defenseman Jeff Petry (26), right wing Alexander Radulov (47), left wing Max Pacioretty (67) and center Alex Galchenyuk (27) celebrate a goal in the first period of the game against the Los Angeles Kings at Staples Center. Mandatory Credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports /
facebooktwitterreddit
24 of 31
Nov 15, 2016; Detroit, MI, USA; Tampa Bay Lightning center Steven Stamkos (91) celebrates his goal with teammates during the first period against the Detroit Red Wings at Joe Louis Arena. Mandatory Credit: Tim Fuller-USA TODAY Sports
Nov 15, 2016; Detroit, MI, USA; Tampa Bay Lightning center Steven Stamkos (91) celebrates his goal with teammates during the first period against the Detroit Red Wings at Joe Louis Arena. Mandatory Credit: Tim Fuller-USA TODAY Sports /

No. 8: Tampa Bay Lightning

Last Week: 6th

Record: 14-11-2 (30 points)

The Lightning got off to a fast start, but have begun to fizzle a bit. Going 4-5-1 over their last 10 games has stalled their momentum in a road-heavy schedule so far.

facebooktwitterreddit