The Dallas Stars are 18th in this week's ESPN NHL Power Rankings, up three spots from one week ago.
Pierre LeBrun handled this week's rankings and offered this comment on the Stars:
"Welcome back, Jamie Benn. The Stars missed you."
The New York Rangers top this week's rankings, followed by Detroit, Boston, Vancouver and St. Louis. The full rankings are here.
Dallas Stars and ESPN Power Rankings
Tracking the Dallas Stars in the ESPN Power Rankings