The thing about ‘advanced’ stats in hockey is that they’re not really intended to be all that advanced…but compared to the crappy normal stats like +/- they are miles ahead. 1,625 more words
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NBCSN continues its coverage of the 2013-14 campaign tonight when the St. Louis Blues host the Minnesota Wild at the Scottrade Center at 8:00 p.m. ET. 456 more words
I kind of laugh when some are complaining about the Islanders power-play going 0-30/something.
This is not the 1980′s.
A power play at thirty percent levels off, which was never a good mix of distributed scoring that was sustainable to begin with. 653 more words
Charlie Coyle will return from a knee injury tonight from Minnesota, and he’ll do it on a new-look line.
Coyle, who’s played just two games this season, will suit up for the first time in 11 contests on Friday against Montreal, on a unit featuring leading scorer Zach Parise and one of either Justin Fontaine or Dany Heatley. 228 more words
Do Minnesotans hold a serious grudge? Apparently, they are still upset about Kyle Okposo leaving school early six years ago. Or at least one writer says as much. 567 more words