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August 29, 2011

More on Individual Point Percentage: The Copper & Blue’s Scott Reynolds looks at point% for Eastern Conference players and D-men over the past few seasons. (Recall that point% is the percentage of on-ice team scoring events that a player had a hand in.)

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2010-11 NHL Marginal Cap Efficiency: Derek Zona of The Copper & Blue looks at the NHL teams that got the most bang for their buck in 2011.

August 26, 2011

Individual Point Percentage by Team – Western Conference: Scott Reynolds of The Copper & Blue looks at the data on individual point percentage — which player had a hand in the highest % of the 5-on-5 goals that were scored when he was on the ice?

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August 25, 2011

Events and Time on Ice: Scott Reynolds of The Copper & Blue digs deeper into the issue of how well scoring events predict a player’s TOI.

August 23, 2011

How Well Do Scoring Events Reflect Ice Time?: Scott Reynolds of The Copper & Blue looks at how well you can predict a player’s ice time if you know how many scoring events occurred when he was on the ice.

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August 18, 2011

NHL Coach and General Manager Lineage: Derek Zona of The Copper & Blue traces “Lineage Trees” for NHL coaches and general managers.

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August 17, 2011

Want A Job In NHL Management? Play Professionally.: Derek Zona of The Copper & Blue breaks down how each GM entered the business (most are ex-players).

July 28, 2011

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins – Comparables: Scott Reynolds of The Copper & Blue looks for players statistically similar to the Edmonton prospect.

July 12, 2011

Power Forwards – On The Rise Or A Statistical Blip?: Also at The Copper & Blue, Derek Zona reviews the state of the mythical “Power Forward” in today’s NHL.

2008 Draft – Forwards and NHL Equivalencies: Scott Reynolds of The Copper & Blue continues his series on NHL equivalent stats and the draft by looking at the Class of 2008.

July 8, 2011

2010 Draft – Forwards and NHL Equivalencies: Following up on yesterday’s post about NHL equivalencies, Scott Reynolds of The Copper & Blue looks at 2011 equivalent stats for the draft class of 2010.

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July 7, 2011

2011 Draft – Forwards and NHL Equivalencies: Scott Reynolds of The Copper & Blue presents NHL-equivalent stats for 2011 draftees based on their raw 2010-11 stats and the quality of the leagues they played in.

June 30, 2011

2011 Draft vs. IIHF International Hockey Rankings: Derek Zona of The Copper & Blue breaks down the 2011 entry draft by country of origin, and sees how that data tracks with the current IIHF rankings.

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June 20, 2011

Canucks vs. Bruins Scoring Chances – Stanley Cup Finals Totals: Derek Zona of The Copper & Blue posts the series-total scoring-chance summary for the Cup Final.

June 17, 2011

Canucks vs. Bruins Scoring Chances – Game 7: Derek Zona of The Copper & Blue has scoring-chance stats from the final game of the season.

June 14, 2011

Canucks vs. Bruins Scoring Chances – Game 6: Derek Zona of The Copper & Blue provides scoring-chance data from Game 6 of the Cup Finals.

June 9, 2011

Canucks vs. Bruins Scoring Chances – Game 4: Derek Zona of The Copper & Blue presents his detailed data from Game 4 of the Cup Final.

June 8, 2011

Hockey Math Works, Part II: Derek Zona of the Copper & Blue tells a story about a prediction contest between a stathead and an anti-stats writer… Can you guess who won?

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June 7, 2011

Canucks vs. Bruins Scoring Chances: Scoring-chance data from Game 2 and Game 3 of the Cup Final, via The Copper & Blue.

June 2, 2011

Canucks vs. Bruins Scoring Chances – Game 1: Derek Zona presents a summary of Game 1 chances at The Copper & Blue.

June 1, 2011

Lightning vs. Bruins Scoring Chances – Series Totals: Just what it sounds like, via The Copper & Blue.

May 27, 2011

Does Hockey Math Work?: Derek Zona revisits preseason projections at The Copper & Blue.

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May 25, 2011

Canucks and Sharks – Game Five Scoring Chances Scoring chances from Game Five between the Sharks and Canucks, courtesy of The Copper & Blue.

May 24, 2011

Lightning vs. Bruins Scoring Chances – Game 5: Also from Derek Zona and The Copper & Blue, scoring chance data for Game 5 of Boston-Tampa Bay.

The Wonderful World Of Doc Emrick’s Vocabulary: At The Copper & Blue, an awesome visualization of terms used by Mike Emrick, one of the best commentators in all of sports.

May 23, 2011

Canucks and Sharks – Game Four Scoring Chances: From The Copper & Blue, scoring chance data for Vancouver-San Jose Game 4.

May 20, 2011

Lightning vs. Bruins Scoring Chances – Game 3: A breakdown of the chances from Boston-Tampa Game 3, courtesy of The Copper & Blue.

May 18, 2011

Lightning vs. Bruins Scoring Chances – Game 2: A breakdown of the chances from Boston-Tampa Game 2, courtesy of The Copper & Blue.

May 17, 2011

Lightning vs. Bruins Scoring Chances – Game 1: Also at The Copper & Blue, a breakdown of the scoring chances from game 1 of Boston-Tampa Bay.

Clear Victory Standings: Scott Reynolds of The Copper & Blue lists the best teams in games decided by 2 or more goals.

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May 13, 2011

Sharks vs. Red Wings Scoring Chances – Game 7: Wings-Sharks, Game 7 Scoring Chance Data from The Copper and Blue.

May 11, 2011

Game 6 Scoring Chance Data: From The Copper and Blue, scoring chance data from Game 6 of Canucks-Preds and Wings-Sharks

May 10, 2011

Nikolai Khabibulin Scoring Chances 2010-2011: At The Copper & Blue, Derek Zona asks why the Oilers allow more chances in front of Khabibulin than their other goalies.

May 9, 2011

Sharks vs. Red Wings – Scoring Chances Game 5: A very detailed summary of scoring chances in Detroit/San Jose Game 5, from Derek Zona and The Copper & Blue.