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Records through Wednesday's games.

1. Nashville (39-12-6) – No team is rolling like the Predators are currently. Last week: 1

2.St. Louis (37-16-4) – G Brian Elliott showed this week he's still a question mark. Last week: 3

3. Tampa Bay (36-18-6) – Has played good hockey on current West Coast swing. Last week: 4

4.Anaheim (35-16-7) – The Ducks are 3-6-1 in their last 10 games. Hit a rough patch. Last week: 2

5. Montreal (37-16-4) – Looked outstanding beating Red Wings – then lose in Ottawa. Last week: 6

6. Detroit (32-14-10) – Loss to Montreal was offset by a big-time victory in Chicago. Last week: 5

7. New York Islanders (38-19-1) – Please, please, let's see a playoff series vs. Rangers. Last week: 8

8. New York Rangers (34-16-5) – Please, please, let's see a playoff series vs. Islanders. Last week: 9

9. Pittsburgh (32-16-9) – Appear to have reignited feud with Ovechkin's Capitals. Last week: 7

10. Chicago (35-18-5) – Didn't look out of a whack in a great game against the Red Wings. Last week: 10

11. Washington (31-17-10) – Ovechkin playing like an MVP the last little while. Last week: 12

12. Winnipeg (30-19-10) – Losing Mathieu Perreault for rest of season hurts playoff chances. Last week: 13

13. Boston (28-20-9) – Two of six points earned in Western Canada — not good enough. Last week: 11

14. Vancouver (32-21-3) – Sedins have looked more like themselves this season. Last week: 14

15. Los Angeles (27-18-12) – Don't look now, but Kings are waking from slumber. Last week: 17

16. Calgary (32-22-4) – Former Red Wing Jiri Hudler is quietly becoming a force. Last week: 15

17. San Jose (29-22-8) – Injuries to the defense have hurt recently. Last week: 15

18. Florida (25-19-12) – Breathing down Bruins' neck for wildcard spot. Last week: 18

19. Minnesota (29-21-7) – Little surprise, but LW Thomas Vanek largely a bust this season. Last week: 20

20. Dallas (27-22-8) – Losing C Tyler Seguin for a month isn't going to be easy. Last week: 19

21. Philadelphia (24-23-10) – Just when playoffs appear in sight, ugly loss vs. Columbus. Last week: 22

22. Colorado (24-23-11) – Scoring goals has been bigger chore than anticipated. Last week: 21

23. Columbus (25-27-3) – Give Blue Jackets credit, they play hard all the time. Last week: 23

24. Ottawa (23-23-10) – G Andrew Hammond comes up big vs. Montreal. Last week: 25

25. New Jersey (22-26-9) – This roster will need to be scorched and redone. Last week: 24

26. Toronto (23-30-5) – RW Phil Kessel will likely be moved during the summer. Last week: 26

27. Carolina (20-29-7) – What to do with underachieving RW Alex Semin? Last week: 28

28. Arizona ( 20-31-7) – RW Shane Doan has been a constant through all the losing. Last week: 27

29. Edmonton (17-32-10) – Former No. 1 pick RW Nail Yakupov showing a pulse. Last week: 29

30. Buffalo (16-37-4) – It would be a shame to see coach Ted Nolan get fired. Last week: 30

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