Tyler Toffoli has had a torrid November, making him a hard to ignore option in most fantasy formats. (Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports)

THW’s Power Rankings: Week 2

I’ll admit I was a bit trigger happy with last week’s rankings. I focused too much on standings and records instead of how well teams actually played. A new week […]

by · October 20, 2014 · 1 comment · Power Rankings
Alex Galchenyuk (Eric Bolte-USA TODAY Sports)

THW’s Power Rankings: Week 1

HOCKEY IS BACK! Over the last five days each team was given the chance to play a handful of games that actually meant something. Some teams started just the way everyone […]

by · October 13, 2014 · 2 comments · Power Rankings
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THW’s NHL Preseason Power Rankings

It’s time for hockey season ladies and gentlemen. Rosters are being trimmed down, players are fighting for final spots, and the season starts on Wednesday. It’s time to look at […]

by · October 6, 2014 · 9 comments · Power Rankings
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Western Conference Powers the NHL

As NHL training camps get under way next month, senior THW contributor Shawn Reznik will have more in depth power-rankings of the entire NHL but never too early for a […]

Grand Rapids Griffins bench (Ross Bonander / THW)

AHL Power Rankings Week 28

The AHL regular season will come to a close this week, and as of this writing, 11 teams have clinched their spot in the Calder Cup Playoffs. In addition, the […]

by · April 15, 2014 · 0 comments · AHL, Power Rankings
Ritchie celebrates goal #4 with (L to R) Derek Meech, Maxime Fortunus, Mike Hedden and Justin Dowling. (Ross Bonander/THW)

AHL Power Rankings: Week 27

The final two weeks have arrived in the 2013-14 American Hockey League season, with multiple teams closing in on playoff spots. Two teams in the Eastern Conference and four teams […]

by · April 8, 2014 · 0 comments · AHL, Power Rankings
Goalie John Muse will be a big part of Charlotte's push to make the playoffs. (Benjamin Reed/Flickr Creative Commons)

AHL Power Rankings: Week 26

As of this writing, six teams have secured spots in the 2014 Calder Cup Playoffs, which leaves all but two of the AHL’s other 24 teams to compete for the […]

by · April 1, 2014 · 0 comments · AHL, Power Rankings
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AHL Power Rankings: Week 25

The final full weekend of American Hockey League action takes place this week, with the season winding down as the postseason nears. After this weekend, a few teams will be […]

by · March 25, 2014 · 0 comments · AHL, Power Rankings
AHL Power Rankings Week 24

AHL Power Rankings Week 24

There is just about a month to go in the AHL’s regular season, and the mad dash to the Calder Cup Playoffs is on. Things look pretty set out East, […]

by · March 19, 2014 · 0 comments · AHL, Power Rankings
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AHL Power Rankings: Week 23

Week 23 of the American Hockey League season is upon us, with less than 20 games remaining for almost every AHL club. Eight points separate the second and eighth seeds […]

by · March 11, 2014 · 0 comments · AHL, Power Rankings
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AHL Power Rankings Week 22

Several of the AHL’s 30 teams saw their spot shift dramatically in this week’s power rankings as playoff races heat up. In particular, several top teams struggled against opponents who […]

by · March 4, 2014 · 0 comments · AHL, Power Rankings
Ben Bishop was solid in his first season in a Lightning uniform and Evgeni Nabokov's veteran presence should only help Tampa Bay. (Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports)

Ben Bishop: NHL’s Most Valuable Goalie…and It’s Not Even Close

How Do You Define the League’s Most Valuable Goaltender? How about the starting keeper who’s the biggest difference-maker for his team? Every year, it seems at least one relatively unheralded goalie […]

by · February 26, 2014 · 0 comments · NHL Goaltending, Power Rankings