NHL Power Rankings: Week 3

Montreal takes over at #1.

Bruins reaches Top 5.

Jersey on the rise?

Who holds up the caboose?

Vanko’s Weekly Mountain Climber: Boston Bruins (+13)

Vanko’s Weekly Sinking Ship: Nashville Predators (-25)

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#1 Montreal Canadiens (4-0-2)

Last Week’s Ranking: #6 (+5)

#2 Vegas Golden Knights (5-1-0)

Last Week’s Ranking: #4 (+2)

#3 Winnipeg Jets (4-2-0)

Last Week’s Ranking: #13 (+10)

#4 Toronto Maple Leafs (5-2-0)

Last Week’s Ranking: #12 (+8)

#5 Boston Bruins (3-1-1)

Last Week’s Ranking: #18 (+13)

#6 Minnesota Wild (4-2-0)

Last Week’s Ranking: #9 (+3)

#7 Tampa Bay Lightning (3-1-0)

Last Week’s Ranking: #1 (-6)

#8 Washington Capitals (3-0-3)

Last Week’s Ranking: #7 (-1)

#9 Colorado Avalanche (3-3-0)

Last Week’s Ranking: #5 (-4)

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#10 Calgary Flames (2-1-1)

Last Week’s Ranking: #10 (-)

#11 Dallas Stars (2-0-0)

Last Week’s Ranking: NR

#12 Pittsburgh Penguins (4-2-0)

Last Week’s Ranking: #24 (+12)

#13 New Jersey Devils (3-1-1)

Last Week’s Ranking: #16 (+3)

#14 Los Angeles Kings (2-2-2)

Last Week’s Ranking: #23 (+9)

#15 Philadelphia Flyers (3-2-1)

Last Week’s Ranking: #2 (-13)

#16 New York Islanders (3-2-0)

Last Week’s Ranking: #21 (+5)

#17 Florida Panthers (2-0-0)

Last Week’s Ranking: #8 (-9)

#18 Carolina Hurricanes (2-1-0)

Last Week’s Ranking: #14 (-4)

#19 San Jose Sharks (3-3-0)

Last Week’s Ranking: #19 (-)

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#20 Buffalo Sabres (2-3-1)

Last Week’s Ranking: #26 (+6)

#21 Columbus Blue Jackets (2-2-2)

Last Week’s Ranking: #29 (+8)

#22 Anaheim Ducks (2-2-2)

Last Week’s Ranking: #28 (+6)

#23 Arizona Coyotes (2-3-1)

Last Week’s Ranking: #11 (-12)

#24 Edmonton Oilers (3-4-0)

Last Week’s Ranking: #22 (-2)

#25 St. Louis Blues (3-2-1)

Last Week’s Ranking: #27 (+2)

#26 New York Rangers (1-3-1)

Last Week’s Ranking: #17 (-9)

#27 Chicago Blackhawks (2-3-1)

Last Week’s Ranking: #30 (+3)

#28 Nashville Predators (2-3-0)

Last Week’s Ranking: #3 (-25)

#29 Vancouver Canucks (2-5-0)

Last Week’s Ranking: #25 (-4)

#30 Ottawa Senators (1-3-1)

Last Week’s Ranking: #15 (-15)

#31 Detroit Red Wings (2-4-0)

Last Week’s Ranking: #20 (-11)