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The playoff matchups are set, with 16 teams ready to take a run at the Stanley Cup. The Bruins finished the season with the most points overall and are our experts' pick to win it all, but do you have them as the best team in all of hockey? How do all these teams stack up? Submit your rankings!

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

NHL Playoff Power Rankings

Avalanche

Avalanche

Colorado Avalanche
52-22-8, 112 points

Blackhawks

Blackhawks

Chicago Blackhawks
46-21-15, 107 points

Blue Jackets

Blue Jackets

Columbus Blue Jackets
43-32-7, 93 points

Blues

Blues

St. Louis Blues
52-23-7, 111 points

Bruins

Bruins

Boston Bruins
54-19-9, 117 points

Canadiens

Canadiens

Montreal Canadiens
46-28-8, 100 points

Ducks

Ducks

Anaheim Ducks
54-20-8, 116 points

Flyers

Flyers

Philadelphia Flyers
42-30-10, 94 points

Kings

Kings

Los Angeles Kings
46-28-8, 100 points

Lightning

Lightning

Tampa Bay Lightning
46-27-9, 101 points

Penguins

Penguins

Pittsburgh Penguins
51-24-7, 109 points

Rangers

Rangers

New York Rangers
45-31-6, 96 points

Red Wings

Red Wings

Detroit Red Wings
39-28-15, 93 points

Sharks

Sharks

San Jose Sharks
51-22-9, 111 points

Stars

Stars

Dallas Stars
40-31-11, 91 points

Wild

Wild

Minnesota Wild
43-27-12, 98 points

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NHL playoff predictions?

The matchups for the 2014 NHL playoffs are set, and they could get epic. The Presidents' Trophy-winning Boston Bruins will take on the Detroit Red Wings, who scraped into the playoffs but are still, you know, the Red Wings. The defending-champion Chicago Blackhawks will take on the rival St. Louis Blues. The San Jose Sharks and Los Angeles Kings will meet in an intrastate battle. And Broadway vs. Broad Street is back when the New York Rangers and Philadelphia Flyers square off. Who will win each series? What are your picks for the later rounds?

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  • Which will be the best first-round series in the NHL playoffs?

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  • Which team will win the Eastern Conference?

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  • Which of the four division winners has the best chance of winning the Stanley Cup?

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  • Which non-division winner has the best chance of winning the Stanley Cup?

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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

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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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