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7. Winnepeg Jets - The Atlanta Jets (Winnepeg Thrashers) have 15 points in their last ten games, and find themselves tied for the eighth playoff position with the New Jersey Devils.
9. Florida Panthers - Florida manages to stay in the top ten even though half of their starting forwards are unavailable for action.Although the team is on a bit of a cold streak, they still have gained points in eight of their last ten games.
10. San Jose Sharks
12. Minnesota Wild
13. Ottawa Senators
14. New Jersey Devils
16. Calgary Flames
17. Dallas Stars
18. Phoenix Coyotes
20. Washington Capitals - After starting the season out with seven straight victories, The Caps are 10-14-1 in their last 25. The recent addition of new coach Dale Hunter hasn't made much difference, as the team is only 5-5 during his reign.
24. Buffalo Sabres
25. Montreal Canadians
26. Edmonton Oilers
27. Tampa Bay Lightning - The Bolts are 3-7 in their last ten, but have a chance to make it three wins in four games tonight against the Colorado Avalanche.
29. Carolina Hurricanes - The Hurricanes avoided the last spot on the list only because Anaheim is just a little worse.
30. Anaheim Ducks