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The first round of the NHL playoffs is well underway, with some series over and others staying close to the end. What are your predictions?

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The Bruins continue to dominate the NHL landscape, and Pierre LeBrun has them as the top team for the fourth straight week in his power rankings. Boston had a temporary hiccup with losses to the Red Wings and Maple Leafs, but came back with a convincing 5-2 win over the Flyers. How do all these teams stack up? Submit your rankings!

Be sure to check out ESPN.com's weekly NHL Power Rankings.

NHL Power Rankings

Avalanche

Avalanche

Colorado Avalanche
50-21-7, 107 points

Blackhawks

Blackhawks

Chicago Blackhawks
45-19-15, 105 points

Blue Jackets

Blue Jackets

Columbus Blue Jackets
40-31-7, 87 points

Blues

Blues

St. Louis Blues
52-19-7, 111 points

Bruins

Bruins

Boston Bruins
53-16-7, 113 points

Canadiens

Canadiens

Montreal Canadiens
45-27-7, 97 points

Canucks

Canucks

Vancouver Canucks
35-32-11, 81 points

Capitals

Capitals

Washington Capitals
35-30-13, 83 points

Coyotes

Coyotes

Phoenix Coyotes
36-28-14, 86 points

Devils

Devils

New Jersey Devils
34-28-16, 84 points

Ducks

Ducks

Anaheim Ducks
50-20-8, 108 points

Flames

Flames

Calgary Flames
33-38-7, 73 points

Flyers

Flyers

Philadelphia Flyers
40-29-9, 89 points

Hurricanes

Hurricanes

Carolina Hurricanes
34-33-11, 79 points

Islanders

Islanders

New York Islanders
31-36-11, 73 points

Jets

Jets

Winnipeg Jets
35-34-10, 80 points

Kings

Kings

Los Angeles Kings
45-28-6, 96 points

Lightning

Lightning

Tampa Bay Lightning
42-27-9, 93 points

Maple Leafs

Maple Leafs

Toronto Maple Leafs
38-33-8, 84 points

Oilers

Oilers

Edmonton Oilers
28-42-9, 65 points

Panthers

Panthers

Florida Panthers
28-43-8, 64 points

Penguins

Penguins

Pittsburgh Penguins
50-24-5, 105 points

Predators

Predators

Nashville Predators
35-32-11, 81 points

Rangers

Rangers

New York Rangers
43-31-5, 91 points

Red Wings

Red Wings

Detroit Red Wings
37-27-14, 88 points

Sabres

Sabres

Buffalo Sabres
21-48-9, 51 points

Senators

Senators

Ottawa Senators
33-31-14, 80 points

Sharks

Sharks

San Jose Sharks
49-21-9, 107 points

Stars

Stars

Dallas Stars
38-29-11, 87 points

Wild

Wild

Minnesota Wild
40-26-12, 92 points

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Congrats to the Boston Bruins for being the first team to clinch a division title, and doing it with two weeks still remaining the season. The B's rode a 16-game point streak -- posting a 15-0-1 record -- to take over the Atlantic and are just one of two teams in the East to clinch a playoff berth. St. Louis, Colorado, Chicago, Anaheim and San Jose have clinched postseason spots out West. How do all these teams stack up? Submit your rankings!

Be sure to check out ESPN.com's weekly NHL Power Rankings.

NHL Power Rankings

Avalanche

Avalanche

Colorado Avalanche
50-21-7, 107 points

Blackhawks

Blackhawks

Chicago Blackhawks
45-19-15, 105 points

Blue Jackets

Blue Jackets

Columbus Blue Jackets
40-31-7, 87 points

Blues

Blues

St. Louis Blues
52-19-7, 111 points

Bruins

Bruins

Boston Bruins
53-16-7, 113 points

Canadiens

Canadiens

Montreal Canadiens
45-27-7, 97 points

Canucks

Canucks

Vancouver Canucks
35-32-11, 81 points

Capitals

Capitals

Washington Capitals
35-30-13, 83 points

Coyotes

Coyotes

Phoenix Coyotes
36-28-14, 86 points

Devils

Devils

New Jersey Devils
34-28-16, 84 points

Ducks

Ducks

Anaheim Ducks
50-20-8, 108 points

Flames

Flames

Calgary Flames
33-38-7, 73 points

Flyers

Flyers

Philadelphia Flyers
40-29-9, 89 points

Hurricanes

Hurricanes

Carolina Hurricanes
34-33-11, 79 points

Islanders

Islanders

New York Islanders
31-36-11, 73 points

Jets

Jets

Winnipeg Jets
35-34-10, 80 points

Kings

Kings

Los Angeles Kings
45-28-6, 96 points

Lightning

Lightning

Tampa Bay Lightning
42-27-9, 93 points

Maple Leafs

Maple Leafs

Toronto Maple Leafs
38-33-8, 84 points

Oilers

Oilers

Edmonton Oilers
28-42-9, 65 points

Panthers

Panthers

Florida Panthers
28-43-8, 64 points

Penguins

Penguins

Pittsburgh Penguins
50-24-5, 105 points

Predators

Predators

Nashville Predators
35-32-11, 81 points

Rangers

Rangers

New York Rangers
43-31-5, 91 points

Red Wings

Red Wings

Detroit Red Wings
37-27-14, 88 points

Sabres

Sabres

Buffalo Sabres
21-48-9, 51 points

Senators

Senators

Ottawa Senators
33-31-14, 80 points

Sharks

Sharks

San Jose Sharks
49-21-9, 107 points

Stars

Stars

Dallas Stars
38-29-11, 87 points

Wild

Wild

Minnesota Wild
40-26-12, 92 points

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Four more wins for Boston extended the Bruins' incredible win streak to 12 games and pulled the Eastern Conference leaders even with the St. Louis Blues for the Presidents' Trophy. In the Western Conference, St. Louis, San Jose, Anaheim, Chicago and Colorado all have more than 90 points in a tight race; just nine points separate all five teams. How do all these teams stack up? Submit your rankings!

Be sure to check out ESPN.com's weekly NHL Power Rankings.

NHL Power Rankings

Avalanche

Avalanche

Colorado Avalanche
44-21-6, 94 points

Blackhawks

Blackhawks

Chicago Blackhawks
41-16-15, 97 points

Blue Jackets

Blue Jackets

Columbus Blue Jackets
36-29-6, 78 points

Blues

Blues

St. Louis Blues
48-16-7, 103 points

Bruins

Bruins

Boston Bruins
49-17-5, 103 points

Canadiens

Canadiens

Montreal Canadiens
39-26-7, 85 points

Canucks

Canucks

Vancouver Canucks
33-30-10, 76 points

Capitals

Capitals

Washington Capitals
34-27-11, 79 points

Coyotes

Coyotes

Phoenix Coyotes
34-26-11, 79 points

Devils

Devils

New Jersey Devils
31-28-13, 75 points

Ducks

Ducks

Anaheim Ducks
46-18-7, 99 points

Flames

Flames

Calgary Flames
29-35-7, 65 points

Flyers

Flyers

Philadelphia Flyers
38-25-7, 83 points

Hurricanes

Hurricanes

Carolina Hurricanes
31-31-9, 71 points

Islanders

Islanders

New York Islanders
27-35-9, 63 points

Jets

Jets

Winnipeg Jets
32-31-9, 73 points

Kings

Kings

Los Angeles Kings
40-25-6, 86 points

Lightning

Lightning

Tampa Bay Lightning
39-24-8, 86 points

Maple Leafs

Maple Leafs

Toronto Maple Leafs
36-29-8, 80 points

Oilers

Oilers

Edmonton Oilers
25-38-9, 59 points

Panthers

Panthers

Florida Panthers
26-38-8, 60 points

Penguins

Penguins

Pittsburgh Penguins
46-20-5, 97 points

Predators

Predators

Nashville Predators
31-31-10, 72 points

Rangers

Rangers

New York Rangers
39-29-4, 82 points

Red Wings

Red Wings

Detroit Red Wings
33-24-14, 80 points

Sabres

Sabres

Buffalo Sabres
20-43-8, 48 points

Senators

Senators

Ottawa Senators
28-29-13, 69 points

Sharks

Sharks

San Jose Sharks
46-18-8, 100 points

Stars

Stars

Dallas Stars
33-26-11, 77 points

Wild

Wild

Minnesota Wild
37-24-11, 85 points

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The San Jose Sharks are on a six-game winning streak to pull even with the Anaheim Ducks in the Pacific Division and sit two points behind the St. Louis Blues for the most points in the Western Conference. The Boston Bruins are on an eight-game winning streak to take over the points lead in the Eastern Conference and sit four points behind the Blues in the Presidents' Trophy race. How do these teams compare to the rest? Submit your rankings!

Be sure to check out ESPN.com's weekly NHL Power Rankings.

NHL Power Rankings

Avalanche

Avalanche

Colorado Avalanche
44-19-5, 93 points

Blackhawks

Blackhawks

Chicago Blackhawks
39-15-14, 92 points

Blue Jackets

Blue Jackets

Columbus Blue Jackets
35-26-6, 76 points

Blues

Blues

St. Louis Blues
46-14-7, 99 points

Bruins

Bruins

Boston Bruins
45-17-5, 95 points

Canadiens

Canadiens

Montreal Canadiens
37-25-7, 81 points

Canucks

Canucks

Vancouver Canucks
31-29-10, 72 points

Capitals

Capitals

Washington Capitals
32-27-10, 74 points

Coyotes

Coyotes

Phoenix Coyotes
32-25-11, 75 points

Devils

Devils

New Jersey Devils
29-26-13, 71 points

Ducks

Ducks

Anaheim Ducks
45-16-7, 97 points

Flames

Flames

Calgary Flames
27-34-7, 61 points

Flyers

Flyers

Philadelphia Flyers
35-25-7, 77 points

Hurricanes

Hurricanes

Carolina Hurricanes
29-30-9, 67 points

Islanders

Islanders

New York Islanders
26-34-9, 61 points

Jets

Jets

Winnipeg Jets
31-29-9, 71 points

Kings

Kings

Los Angeles Kings
38-24-6, 82 points

Lightning

Lightning

Tampa Bay Lightning
36-24-7, 79 points

Maple Leafs

Maple Leafs

Toronto Maple Leafs
36-25-8, 80 points

Oilers

Oilers

Edmonton Oilers
24-36-9, 57 points

Panthers

Panthers

Florida Panthers
25-35-8, 58 points

Penguins

Penguins

Pittsburgh Penguins
44-19-4, 92 points

Predators

Predators

Nashville Predators
29-29-10, 68 points

Rangers

Rangers

New York Rangers
36-29-4, 76 points

Red Wings

Red Wings

Detroit Red Wings
30-24-13, 73 points

Sabres

Sabres

Buffalo Sabres
19-41-8, 46 points

Senators

Senators

Ottawa Senators
28-26-13, 69 points

Sharks

Sharks

San Jose Sharks
45-17-7, 97 points

Stars

Stars

Dallas Stars
32-24-11, 75 points

Wild

Wild

Minnesota Wild
35-22-10, 80 points

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