That's the 7th most popular reason people like lists
As I'm typing "That is the best post I've read in a long time" I recognize the irony. Nevertheless, it's a great post.
"Every game, every point is a necessity." -- Ty Conklin, January 2007
"I'll have a chance to compete for the post of first issue. This is the most important thing." -- Sergei Bobrovsky, June 2012
Note: Power Rankings are produced using a formula that takes into account a compilation of individual player grades based on statistical production. More importantly, the team grades intend to take into account which players are in the lineup to replace those who are out due to injury or suspension and aim to reflect which team would win a seven-game series on a neutral rink. Rankings
...and now underrated again. Oh well, 18 is pretty close actually. We're going to be the epitemy of a bubble team come March.
I have a feeling(sick desire maybe) that we'll capture that 8th spot and find ourselves staring at the Red Wings in the first round of the playoffs. That could get ugly, especially for the 5,000 Red Wing fans that would be at the Nat.
A name that was tied to Jaromir Jagr's past -- Kris Beech (who was one of three prospects traded from Washington to Pittsburgh for Jagr in 2001) -- has been Columbus' leading scorer this month with seven points in seven games.
Key Injuries: LW Fredrik Modin (back), RW David Vyborny (hip).