What if NHL teams could only use goal songs produced by musicians from their city or state? It might not be a question you’ve thought about before, but it’s one that we’re exploring in this week’s edition of our power rankings.
If all of the league’s 31 teams had to pick a celebratory song from a local artist, what songs might we hear across the leagues? Some teams might be able to keep their goal song. Others would get to steal another team’s tune. And some would have to get REALLY creative. (Looking at you, Tampa and certain Canadian markets).
So for this particular installment of our power rankings, we’re abandoning the typical recap blurbs for each team in favor of a musical selection that could work as a local goal song for every team across the league. Let’s get to it.