TORONTO, Wednesday, January 28, 2009 – The Canadian Hockey League today announced its most recent CHL Mosaik MasterCard Top 10 rankings for the 2008-09 season.
Four Quebec Major Junior Hockey League teams managed to crack the upper echelon of the CHL: The Shawinigan Cataractes, the Quebec Remparts, the Drummondville Voltigeurs and the Moncton Wildcats.
The weekly rankings of the Canadian Hockey League's top 10 teams are selected by a panel of National Hockey League scouts.
CHL Mosaik MasterCard Top 10 Rankings
1. Windsor Spitfires (42-5-0-1)
2. Calgary Hitmen (42-7-2-1)
3. Vancouver Giants (41-4-0-3)
4. Shawinigan Cataractes (38-10-2-0)
5. Quebec Remparts (38-9-0-3)
6. Drummondville Voltigeurs (38-8-0-3)
7. London Knights (35-10-0-2)
8. Belleville Bulls (32-13-2-2)
9. Moncton Wildcats (36-7-2-3)
10. Saskatoon Blades (36-11-3-1)
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