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ANAHEIM

Corey Perry:  12 points in 175:56 minutes of power play time.

Cam Fowler: 13 points in 167:04.

Ryan Getzlaf: 16 points in 163:28.

Nick Bonino: 18 points in 149:05.

Teemu Selanne: 7 points in 97:23.

Dustin Penner: 9 points in 94:55.

Anaheim was 7-16 on the power play this week and are now 33-175 this season.  Bonino, Selanne, and Vatanen Sami each recorded three power-play points.  Jakob Silfverberg scored his first power-play goal of the 2013-14 campaign.

BOSTON

David Krejci: 12 points in 125:12 minutes of power play time.

Jarome Iginla: 6 points in 121:36.

Torey Krug: 13 points in 121:08.

Zdeno Chara: 8 points in 117:09.

Milan Lucic: 8 points in 112:46.

Patrice Bergeron: 3 points in 95:25.

Boston scored just one power-play goal on 10 opportunities and are now 25-132 this season.  Lucic netted that goal while Krejci and Krug each picked up an assist.

BUFFALO

Christian Ehrhoff: 6 points in 162:50 minutes of power play time.

Tyler Ennis: 9 points in 157:05.

Matt Moulson: 15 points in 147:24.    

Cody Hodgson: 11 points in 116:11.

Jamie McBain: 3 points in 106:54.

Tyler Myers: 6 points in 101:30.

The Sabres were 2-10 this week and are 20-148 this season.  Ehrhoff registered two assists while Hodgson had a goal and an assist.  Myers accounted for the other power-play goal.

CALGARY

Jiri Hudler: 11 points in 176:42 minutes of power play time.

Michael Cammalleri: 6 points in 125:23.

Dennis Wideman: 3 points in 123:28.

Mark Giordano: 11 points in 119:31.

Kris Russell: 5 points in 116:10.

T.J. Brodie: 5 points in 93:58.

The Flames were 3-17, putting them at 22-160 this season.  Giordano and Mikael Backlund each found the back of the net.

CAROLINA                                                                                                

Eric Staal: 11 points in 161:49 minutes of power play time.

Alexander Semin: 7 points in 130:19.

Jeff Skinner: 16 points in 119:10.

Andrej Sekera: 10 points in 118:20.

Justin Faulk: 5 points in 116:28.

Nathan Gerbe: 6 points in 110:55.

The Hurricanes were 1-8 this week and are now 25-171 in 2013-14.  Eric Staal set up Semin for Carolina’s lone power-play goal this week.

CHICAGO

Patrick Kane: 21 points in 173:25 minutes of power play time.

Patrick Sharp: 17 points in 168:52.

Jonathan Toews: 10 points in 163:55.

Duncan Keith: 17 points in 162:26.

Andrew Shaw: 8 points in 124:45.

Nick Leddy: 8 points in 103:22.

The Blackhawks were 0-12, bringing them down to 37-165 this season.

COLORADO

Erik Johnson: 7 points in 118:54 minutes of power play time.

Andre Benoit: 7 points in 114:14.

Matt Duchene: 11 points in 112:26.

Ryan O'Reilly: 10 points in 110:19.

Gabriel Landeskog: 5 points in 109:27.

Paul Stastny: 10 points in 101:30.

Colorado was 3-8 this week and are now 28-139 this season.  Duchene and O'Reilly each had a goal and an assist.  Tyson Barrie also found the back of the net.

COLUMBUS

James Wisniewski: 13 points in 132:34 minutes of power play time.

Ryan Johansen: 11 points in 123:36.

Jack Johnson: 7 points in 122:32.

R.J. Umberger: 9 points in 111:47.

Brandon Dubinsky: 6 points in 110:29.

Ryan Murray: 6 points in 106:01.

The Blue Jackets were 5-12 this week and are now 30-158.    Johnson registered four assists.  Mark Letestu scored twice in 5:19 minutes of power-play ice time. Wisniewski maintained his team power-play point lead with a goal and two assists.

DALLAS

Jamie Benn: 8 points in 166:53 minutes of power play time.

Tyler Seguin: 13 points in 165:00.

Alex Chiasson: 8 points in 145:34.

Alex Goligoski: 5 points in 138:50.

Ray Whitney: 6 points in 122:20.

Sergei Gonchar: 8 points in 119:52.

Dallas was 3-10 this week and 23-171 in 2013-14.  Goligoski and Seguin each registered three assists over the week.  Benn, Chiasson, Erik Cole accounted for the Stars’ three goals.

DETROIT

Niklas Kronwall: 14 points in 151:26 minutes of power play time.

Daniel Alfredsson: 9 points in 121:50.

Henrik Zetterberg: 14 points in 120:19.

Todd Bertuzzi: 4 points in 120:01.

Pavel Datsyuk: 11 points in 112:59.

Jakub Kindl: 5 points in 108:55.

Detroit was 1-5 this week and are now 27-161 this season.  Patrick Eaves and Zetterberg assisted on a goal by Kronwall.

EDMONTON

Jordan Eberle: 13 points in 164:17 minutes of power play time.

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins: 14 points in 157:27.

David Perron: 9 points in 149:48.

Taylor Hall: 10 points in 148:05.

Justin Schultz: 7 points in 144:56.

Ales Hemsky: 8 points in 113:45.

Edmonton was 2-11 with the man advantage this week and are now 32-177 this season.  Hall and Nugent-Hopkins each recorded two assists for the Oilers.  Eberle and Gagner scored Edmonton’s two goals.

FLORIDA

Brian Campbell: 8 points in 209:47 minutes of power play time.

Tomas Fleischmann: 6 points in 141:47.

Aleksander Barkov: 6 points in 132:07.

Jonathan Huberdeau: 4 points in 109:40.

Brad Boyes: 2 points in 106:06.

Dmitry Kulikov: Zero points in 101:25.

The Panthers were 0-13 this week and are now 15-161.

LOS ANGELES

Drew Doughty: 11 points in 188:31 minutes of power play time.

Anze Kopitar: 12 points in 168:16.

Mike Richards: 11 points in 156:01.

Slava Voynov: 7 points in 127:13.

Jeff Carter: 7 points in 124:35.

Justin Williams: 6 points in 119:38.

The Kings were 2-16 this week and are 26-173 this season.  Richards had a goal and an assist.  Carter netted his fourth power-play goal of the 2013-14.

MINNESOTA

Ryan Suter: 11 points in 193:32 minutes of power play time.

Jason Pominville: 10 points in 178:46.

Mikko Koivu: 13 points in 157:41.

Dany Heatley: 7 points in 128:33.

Zach Parise: 11 points in 122:13.

Jared Spurgeon: 4 points in 99:42.

Minnesota was 0-9 this week and are now 29-158 so far this season.

MONTREAL

P.K. Subban: 15 points in 222:15 minutes of power play time.

Andrei Markov: 15 points in 204:07.

Brendan Gallagher: 7 points in 126:12.

Max Pacioretty: 11 points in 110:23.

David Desharnais: 9 points in 107:35.

Tomas Plekanec: 7 points in 90:51.

The Canadiens were 2-7 this week and are 33-168 this season.  Pacioretty had a goal and an assist.  Markov registered two assists to tie Subban for the team lead in power-play points.

NASHVILLE

Shea Weber: 18 points in 143:38 minutes of power play time.

David Legwand: 15 points in 139:54.

Patric Hornqvist: 10 points in 129:48.

Roman Josi: 10 points in 121:07.

Matt Cullen: 5 points in 114:55.

Mike Fisher: 8 points in 110:31.

Nashville was 5-13 this week and are now 33-155 in 2013-14.  Legwand had a goal and three assists.  Weber found the back of the net twice and picked up an assist.  Fisher and Josi each recorded two assists.

NEW JERSEY

Jaromir Jagr: 9 points in 148:14 minutes of power play time.

Marek Zidlicky: 9 points in 146:32.

Michael Ryder: 6 points in 127:22.

Travis Zajac: 6 points in 123:38.

Andy Greene: 11 points in 118:08.

Adam Henrique: 7 points in 99:37.

The Devils were 2-7 this week and are now 26-144 this season.  Ryane Clowe and Eric Gelinas each had a goal and an assist.  Jon Merrill registered an assist for New Jersey.  Ryder was the only member of the Devils’ top six players in terms of total power-play ice time to contribute.  He had an assist, giving him six power-play points in 50 games in 2013-14.

NEW YORK ISLANDERS

John Tavares: 22 points in 185:21 minutes of power play time.

Kyle Okposo: 10 points in 179:28.

Thomas Vanek: 12 points in 169:46.

Frans Nielsen: 15 points in 164:00.

Andrew MacDonald: 10 points in 159:55.

Josh Bailey: 1 point in 64:00.

The Islanders were 1-10 this week and are 29-158 this season.  Tavares and Nielsen assisted on Vanek’s goal.

NEW YORK RANGERS

Brad Richards: 13 points in 197:31 minutes of power play time.

Derek Stepan: 12 points in 148:58.

Ryan McDonagh: 10 points in 147:01.

Mats Zuccarello: 15 points in 136:55.

Derick Brassard: 14 points in 125:55.

Chris Kreider: 10 points in 110:05.

The Rangers scored two power-play goals in 12 opportunities last week and are 36-172 this season.  Richards had a goal and an assist for New York.  McDonagh registered two assists. Nash netted his fourth power-play goal of 2013-14.

OTTAWA

Erik Karlsson: 21 points in 215:15 minutes of power play time.

Jason Spezza: 11 points in 142:30.

Bobby Ryan: 8 points in 137:01.

Clarke MacArthur: 10 points in 132:23.

Kyle Turris: 10 points in 119:41.

Milan Michalek: 5 points in 106:12.

The Senators were 2-8 this week and are now 32-171.  Turris had a goal and an assist for Ottawa.  Karlsson registered his 18th and 19th assists of the 2013-14 campaign.  He’s behind only Washington’s Nicklas Backstrom in terms of power-play assists.

PHILADELPHIA

Claude Giroux: 19 points in 194:54 minutes of power play time.

Jakub Voracek: 13 points in 176:55.

Kimmo Timonen: 11 points in 170:54.

Wayne Simmonds: 14 points in 168:35.

Scott Hartnell: 12 points in 152:11.

Mark Streit: 9 points in 143:13.

Philadelphia was 3-12 with the man advantage and are now 34-184 this season.  Hartnell and Simmonds each scored a goal and recorded two assists.  Voracek accounted for Philadelphia’s other power-play goal.

PHOENIX

Keith Yandle: 17 points in 192:03 minutes of power play time.

Oliver Ekman-Larsson: 12 points in 183:24.

Mike Ribeiro: 9 points in 174:19.

Martin Hanzal: 10 points in 136:06.

Radim Vrbata: 15 points in 134:19.

Antoine Vermette: 7 points in 109:38.

The Coyotes were 4-14 this week and are now 33-167 this season.  Ekman-Larsson had two goals and an assist.  Yandle picked up three assists for Phoenix.  Hanzal and Vermette each found the back of the net with the man advantage.

PITTSBURGH

Sidney Crosby: 23 points in 195:52 minutes of power play time.

Chris Kunitz: 18 points in 165:22.

Evgeni Malkin: 19 points in 155:21.

Kris Letang: 9 points in 109:03.

Matt Niskanen: 7 points in 107:31.

Jussi Jokinen: 11 points in 102:58.

Pittsburgh only had three power-play opportunities and didn’t capitalize on them.  They are now 39-158 this season.

ST. LOUIS

Kevin Shattenkirk: 18 points in 143:57 minutes of power play time.

Alex Pietrangelo: 15 points in 139:35.

T.J. Oshie: 11 points in 122:37.

Alexander Steen: 9 points in 113:30.

Jay Bouwmeester: 8 points in 105:36.

Derek Roy: 14 points in 105:13.

The Blues were 2-11 this week and are now 40-166 this season.  Oshie had a goal and an assist for St. Louis.  Jaden Schwartz scored a goal in 6:15 minutes of power-play ice time.

SAN JOSE

Joe Thornton: 15 points in 186:43 minutes of power play time.

Patrick Marleau: 16 points in 183:40.

Joe Pavelski: 20 points in 173:54.

Logan Couture: 11 points in 165:04.

Dan Boyle: 13 points in 154:23.

Jason Demers: 8 points in 95:01.

San Jose was 1-7 this week and are 35-185 this season.  Pavelski accounted for the Sharks’ lone power-play goal while Marleau and Boyle were each credited with an assist.

TAMPA BAY

Martin St. Louis: 15 points in 174:51 minutes of power play time.

Teddy Purcell: 13 points in 166:58.

Valtteri Filppula: 13 points in 156:47.

Tyler Johnson: 8 points in 131:57.

Alex Killorn: 6 points in 105:18.

Sami Salo: 4 points in 98:49.

The Lightning were 6-15 this week to bring them up to 31-169 in 2013-14.  St. Louis led the charge with three goals and four points.  Johnson and Purcell each recorded two assists for the Lightning.  Killorn had a goal and an assist over the course of the week.

TORONTO

Dion Phaneuf: 7 points in 166:42 minutes of power play time.

Phil Kessel: 15 points in 163:37.

James van Riemsdyk: 13 points in 158:26.

Cody Franson: 14 points 149:32.

Nazem Kadri: 11 points in 113:05.

Joffrey Lupul: 9 points in 110:25.

The Maple Leafs 3-9 this week and are 35-156 in 2013-14.  Tyler Bozak, Jake Gardiner, and Mason Raymond were responsible for Toronto’s three power-play markers.  Kessel recorded two assists with the man advantage over the course of the week.

VANCOUVER

Daniel Sedin: 15 points in 184:48 minutes of power play time.

Ryan Kesler: 13 points in 178:39.

Henrik Sedin: 15 points in 177:05.

Jason Garrison: 11 points in 150:05.

Dan Hamhuis: 2 points in 117:35.

Kevin Bieksa: 3 points in 89:21.

The Canucks were 2-17 this week and are now 24-159.  Zack Kassian and Yannick Weber each scored a goal for Vancouver.  Alexander Edler recorded two assists.

WASHINGTON

Alex Ovechkin: 24 points in 228:15 minutes of power play time.

Nicklas Backstrom: 27 points in 181:11.

Troy Brouwer: 11 points in 167:48.

Marcus Johansson: 16 points in 149:26.

Mike Green: 13 points in 134:55.

John Carlson: 7 points in 130:26.

Washington was 1-11 this week and are now 41-170 this season.  Ovechkin was the only Capitals’ player to score with the man advantage over the course of the week.  Green and Backstrom were each credited with an assist.

WINNIPEG

Tobias Enstrom: 6 points in 186:05 minutes of power play time.

Dustin Byfuglien: 18 points in 183:49.

Andrew Ladd: 8 points in 142:09.

Bryan Little: 8 points in 141:39.

Blake Wheeler: 10 points in 140:10.

Mark Scheifele: 4 points in 101:40.

The Jets were 2-18 this week and are now 25-171 this season.  Olli Jokinen and Devin Setoguchi each scored a goal for Winnipeg.  Byfuglien, Enstrom, Ladd, and Little each recorded an assist.

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