NHL Power Rankings: Chicago Blackhawks Rise To Top Of Charts

By Colin Likas
Mar 19, 2017; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Blackhawks right wing Patrick Kane (88) celebrates his goal with teammate during the first period of the game against the Colorado Avalanche at United Center. Mandatory Credit: Caylor Arnold-USA TODAY Sports
Mar 19, 2017; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Blackhawks right wing Patrick Kane (88) celebrates his goal with teammate during the first period of the game against the Colorado Avalanche at United Center. Mandatory Credit: Caylor Arnold-USA TODAY Sports /
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Dec 1, 2016; Winnipeg, Manitoba, CAN; Winnipeg Jets Patrick Laine (29) (not shown) fires a puck over the shoulder of Cam Talbot (33) in the third period during the NHL hockey game against the Edmonton Oilers at MTS Centre. Edmonton Oilers win 6-3 Mandatory Credit: Ray Peters-USA TODAY Sports
Dec 1, 2016; Winnipeg, Manitoba, CAN; Winnipeg Jets Patrick Laine (29) (not shown) fires a puck over the shoulder of Cam Talbot (33) in the third period during the NHL hockey game against the Edmonton Oilers at MTS Centre. Edmonton Oilers win 6-3 Mandatory Credit: Ray Peters-USA TODAY Sports /

No. 14: Edmonton Oilers

Previous: No. 16

Record: 39-24-9 (87 points)

When a team has a franchise player like Connor McDavid playing at such a high level, it’s really easy to forget other important pieces. Cam Talbot comes to mind for the Oilers. Boasting a .921 save percentage (.939 in the month of March), Talbot has quietly helped keep Edmonton in playoff contention all season long.

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