Stanley Cup Playoffs: Player Rankings
Stanley Cup Playoffs: Player Rankings
Below are the 2016 playoff rankings, based on a final four of Capitals-Panthers and Ducks-Blues, finals of Capitals-Ducks and Ducks as Stanley Cup champions.

Rankings are based on games played and expected points per game, PPP, +/- and PIMs by skaters and wins/shutouts by goalies. If your quarters, semis and finals differ, adjust rankings accordingly.

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RANKPLAYERTEAM
1Evgeny KuznetsovWSH
2Nicklas BackstromWSH
3Ryan GetzlafANA
4Aleksander BarkovFLA
5Sidney CrosbyPIT
6Paul StastnySTL
7Ryan KeslerANA
8Joe ThorntonSJS
9Rickard RakellANA
10Jason SpezzaDAL
11Tyler SeguinDAL
12Nick BjugstadFLA
13Marcus JohanssonWSH
14Logan CoutureSJS
15Vincent TrocheckFLA
16Nick BoninoPIT
17Patrick MarleauSJS
18Patrik BerglundSTL
19Anze KopitarLAK
20Tyler JohnsonTBL
21Jeff CarterLAK
22Alexander KillornTBL
23John TavaresNYI
24Derick BrassardNYR
25Derek StepanNYR
26Claude GirouxPHI
27Jonathan ToewsCHI
28Evgeni MalkinPIT
30Pavel DatsyukDET
31Eric StaalNYR
32Ryan JohansenNAS
33Valtteri FilppulaTBL
34Henrik ZetterbergDET
35Erik HaulaMIN
36Jori LehteraSTL
37Artem AnisimovCHI
38Teuvo TeravainenCHI
39Shawn HorcoffANA
40Mike SantorelliANA
41Andrew CoglianoANA
42Vladislav NamestnikovTBL
43Cody EakinDAL
44Mattias JanmarkDAL
45Mikael GranlundMIN
45Andrew ShawCHI
46Tommy WingelsSJS
47Riley SheahanDET
48Mikko Koivu
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Jan Levine
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