Four teams could still finish eighth.
In honor of their 51-22-7 record, a look at how they go to this point.
They'll have the top seed in the East when the playoffs begin next week.
They lost yesterday, but so did the Penguins.
The Rangers beat the Wild, 3-2, while the Isles beat Pittsburgh, 5-3.
They're in action in Minnesota, while the Penguins host the Islanders.
The Boston College forward can't join the Rangers until his current team's season ends.
They beat the Devils 4-2.
Doing so would guarantee teams with the best records wouldn't meet until the conference finals.
They beat the Rangers at the Garden last night, 5-2.
Sidney Crosby will be in the lineup when the Rangers and Penguins face off.
Brad Richards, Marian Gaborik, and Carl Hagelin were spectacular in last night's win over Carolina.
Said Avery last night: "I am officially retired. I threw my skates in the Hudson." But is he serious?
The Penguins captain has played just eight games this season.