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NHL: Subban's $9 M Deal Top Among Defensemen

By Mary Walsh

The San Jose Sharks did not make any news this week, apart from new social network software for the corporate offices. That story is kind of interesting in light of the “co-workers, not teammates” comments from come players after last season. 599 more words


Defensemen still have no substantial and sustainable control over save percentage

For quite some time there has been a debate going on: those who think you should add a defenseman’s effect on save percentage into player evaluations and those who think that adding such information causes more harm than good to the analysis. 636 more words

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Montreal Trades Gorges to Buffalo; Chance for Gilbert

Former Montreal Canadien Josh Gorges is now a Buffalo Sabre. Montreal traded the defenseman to Buffalo for a second-round pick in the 2016 NHL Draft. 70 more words


How Do Teams Use Their Top Defensemen

The following is a guest article written by Rob Vollman of Hockey Abstract and Hockey Prospectus fame. Enjoy!

Other than the goalie, a team’s top defensemen are arguably the most important players on the teams. 1,072 more words

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