Zander Hollander died in Manhattan on April 11 at the age of 91. If you grew up in the pre-Google age with any appetite for hockey trivia, you’ll recall the name from the covers of the indispensable annual handbooks he filled with a nerd’s cornucopia of quizzes and line-ups, schedules, records, scouting reports, vital statistics. 246 more words
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There will be a changing of the old guard at the Hockey Hall of Fame.
It was announced today that Blue Jackets president John Davidson will succeed… 197 more words
In their December 1981 Matchup, How Much Possession Time Passed Before Clarke & Gretzky "Produced" Offense?
Tired of this game yet? Have data, will graph, so deal…with possession figures and shot totals, assists, we can also break down the duration of possession either player needed before recording a shot or assist. 27 more words
A demonstration of Gretzky’s importance to the Oilers’ offense in 1981-82, expressed by comparing his % of team total possession to Bobby Clarke’s. It goes up a tick for the powerplay, but it was always important in this game (12/30/1981).
A comparison of Bobby Clarke and Wayne Gretzky’s TOI in their meeting December 30th, 1981. I expressed it above as a percentage of team total TOI at different strengths. 10 more words