bortuzzo:

part 2 of iconic nhl-related tweets. enjoy! (part 1)

  
17Oct14reblog

October 13, 2014 — Anne Schleper practices with the Tampa Bay Lightning

  
16Oct14reblog

nhl hockey; a summary

  
15Oct14reblog

janefroster:

Erik Karlsson stretches (and shows off his tattoos) while waiting for his eyes to be tested as the Ottawa Senators are given medicals and tested for strength and conditioning on September 18, 2014 (x)

  
15Oct14reblog

Advanced hockey statistics websites
War on Ice
Progressive Hockey
Hockey Analysis
Hockey Stats
Natural Stat Trick
Behind the Net
Some random analytics articles
Who drives the bus in the Eastern Conference? Forwards, Defensemen
Who drives the bus in the Western Conference? Forwards, Defensemen
All Three Zones Project AKA How I Spent My Summer Vacation 
Unique Team Traits: ANA, ARI, BOS, BUF, CGY, CAR, CHI, COL, CBJ, DAL, DET, EDM, FLA, LAK, MIN, MTL, NSH, NJD, NYI, NYR, OTT, PHI, PIT, SJS, STL, TBL, TOR, VAN, WSH, WPG
The 3 common traits of successful neutral zone teams 
The Faker’s Guide to Advanced Stats in the NHL 
By NHL Numbers
The NHL Advanced Stats Cheat Sheet 
Advanced Stats Crash Course: Possession 
A Look at the Correlation Between Scoring Chances and Shot Totals
By Matchsticks and Gasoline, Calgary Flames Blog
Understanding Advanced Stats, Part One: Corsi and Fenwick 
Understanding Advanced Stats, Part Two: Scoring and On-Ice Shooting 
Understanding Advanced Stats, Part Three: PDO 
Understanding Advanced Stats, Part Four: Relative Corsi and Quality of Competition 
By Second City Hockey, Chicago Blackhawks Blog
Using Shots For Percentage
Stats Made Simple: Corsi & Fenwick, Score Close & Score Effects 
NHL Stats Focused Writers Guide
By Lighthouse Hockey, New York Islanders Blog
Corsi + Corsi Rel chart for top 30 defensemen in combined stats
The Importance of Context - Time on Ice 
Possession Metrics (Corsi/Fenwick) 
Scoring Chances 
Zone Entries
Luck and Random Variance, True Talent and Regression, Indicators of Luck/Variance in Hockey 
How important is neutral zone play REALLY compared to offensive and defensive zone play? 
By Broad Street Hockey, Philadelphia Flyers Blog
How NHL scoring rates change with age, How shot attempt differential changes with age, Which type of NHL forward ages most gracefully?, Why NHL players peak before age 28 or 29
Using zone entries to measure defensive contributions 
How to measure forechecking 
Quantifying the importance of NHL shot differential
Is Corsi really as predictive as we think? 
How to bring shot quality into player evaluation
Hidden value: Penalty differential
Shooting percentage regression 
Advanced Stats Glossary 
By Fear the Fin, San Jose Sharks Blog
Measuring each line and defense pair’s impact on possession
How much does a standings point cost in the NHL? 
Your goalie is not the problem: A defense of the league-average netminder
By Pension Plan Puppets, Toronto Maple Leafs Blog
Intro To Advanced Hockey Statistics: Corsi, Fenwick, PDO 
What Statistics Are Meaningful In A Given Season?
By Arctice Ice Hockey, Winnipeg Jets Blog

Why Plus/Minus is the Worst Statistic in Hockey 

Is Corsi or Goals a better evaluator of defensive success?

Underlying Metrics Are Stupid… Stupid Easy 


Limits of Corsi: What can and can’t it do? 

Advanced hockey statistics websites

Some random analytics articles

By NHL Numbers

By Matchsticks and Gasoline, Calgary Flames Blog

By Second City Hockey, Chicago Blackhawks Blog

By Lighthouse Hockey, New York Islanders Blog

By Broad Street Hockey, Philadelphia Flyers Blog

By Fear the Fin, San Jose Sharks Blog

By Pension Plan Puppets, Toronto Maple Leafs Blog

By Arctice Ice Hockey, Winnipeg Jets Blog

  
15Oct14reblog

10/12/2014: The big line is back.

10/12/2014: The big line is back.

  
13Oct14reblog

Sidney Crosby smiles on the bench after scoring his second goal of the night.

Sidney Crosby smiles on the bench after scoring his second goal of the night.

  
10Oct14reblog

Reluctant BFFs

  
05Oct14reblog