NHL Power Rankings: 2017-18 Consensus Week 8

NHL Power Rankings: 2017-18 Consensus Week 8

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NHL Power Rankings: The St. Louis Blues and Tampa Bay Lightning sit atop our consensus NHL power rankings for week 8

The St. Louis Blues narrowly edged out Tampa Bay Lightning for week eight of our consensus NHL power rankings.

The Columbus Blue Jackets just beat out the Nashville Predators for the third spot this week.

The Winnipeg Jets round out the top five.

The Buffalo Sabres received five of six last-place rankings.

The Philadelphia Flyers have struggled mightily in the last couple weeks and sit in 30th spot.

The Arizona Coyotes finally moved out of the basement and are at No. 29.

The Florida Panthers and Edmonton Oilers finish off the bottom five.

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Nov. 27
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1182
2181
3165
4164
5159
6153
7152
8147
9146
10126
11122
12111
13105
105
15100
1693
1789
89
1980
2078
2172
2257
57
2452
2547
2635
2733
2830
2923
3016
317
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Nov. 29
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Nov. 27
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Nov. 27
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Nov. 27

We’ve taken power rankings from six media outlets this week. To get our consensus NHL Power Rankings point totals, we awarded the top team 31 points, the second team 30 points, third team 29 points, etc.

** Keep in mind the dates the rankings were posted, and in some cases, they may have been submitted to their editors the day before it was published. Different outlets use different factors in determining their rankings. **