So, here we are getting close to the quarter pole in the NHL season.
Because of the disparity in games played it’s easy to miss which teams are actually performing.
Here are the “baseball” standings up to date.
St Louis .735
Tampa Bay .722
Los Angeles .611
Those are your playoffs teams to this point.
Lots of season to go but there are the teams with lottery tickets.
Both Carolina and Columbus have been ravaged by multiple injuries early this season so expect them to move away from the bottom.
Buffalo and Edmonton have no excuse except for being absolutely dreadful franchises.