Final 2009 NHL Power Rankings: Congratulations, Penguins!

Mark JonesSenior Analyst IJune 13, 2009

DETROIT - JUNE 12:  The Pittsburgh Penguins celebrates with the Stanley Cup after defeating the Detroit Red Wings by a score of 2-1 to win Game Seven and the 2009 NHL Stanley Cup Finals at Joe Louis Arena on June 12, 2009 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Congratulations to the Pittsburgh Penguins for winning Lord Stanley's Cup!

In my final edition of this season's NHL Power Rankings, I will re-rank all 30 NHL teams for one last time.

Here we go!

1. Pittsburgh Penguins

2. Detroit Red Wings

3. Washington Capitals

4. Chicago Blackhawks

5. Carolina Hurricanes

6. Boston Bruins

7. Anaheim Ducks

8. Vancouver Canucks

9. New Jersey Devils

10. San Jose Sharks

11. Philadelphia Flyers

12. Calgary Flames

13. New York Rangers

14. Florida Panthers

15. St. Louis Blues

16. Columbus Blue Jackets

17. Nashville Predators

18. Buffalo Sabres

19. Minnesota Wild

20. Montreal Canadiens

21. Edmonton Oilers

22. Ottawa Senators

23. Toronto Maple Leafs

24. Dallas Stars

25. Los Angeles Kings

26. Atlanta Thrashers

27. Phoenix Coyotes

28. Colorado Avalanche

29. New York Islanders

30. Ugh...gag....Tampa Bay Lightning

 

So long, everyone!