1. Senators- won 4 in a row
Road ahead- Vs Toronto and NJ and at Chicago and Columbus. This is a decent schedule with the Blackhawks being the toughest team.
2. Habs- 1st place in the Atlantic
Road ahead- vs Wings and Rangers and at Oilers and Flames. If they can win their home games they are in good shape, the road trip to Alberta is manageable.
3. Islanders-1st place in the Metropolitan Div.
Road ahead- vs Leafs, at Bruins and vs the Stars and Jets. This is a favorable schedule for them 3 games are winnable, Boston will be tough.
4.Blackhawks- One of the top teams in the West
Road ahead- vs Flyers, at Predators, at Blues, vs Senators and Ducks. Yeesh, this is a very tough schedule
5.Predators- Off to a surprising start and in 1st place in the Central
Road ahead- vs Arizona, Chicago and Penguins. Tough teams at home but, being home makes it better
6..Ducks- Probably the best team in the West
Road ahead- vs Sabres, Jackets and Sharks. At the Hawks. They should go 3-1 here, 3 games are home are winnable and the Hawks will be tough in Chicago.