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  1. Brodeur pondering his NHL options

    Craig Custance

    TORONTO -- Watching Martin Brodeur walk down the red carpet to witness the 2014 class get inducted into hockey's Hall of Fame, it's not hard to imagine him being honored in the same way in the next few years. He smiled when he was asked if he was tak...

    Blog | November 18, 2014
  2. Why Phil Kessel-type deals involving future first-round picks are...

    Rob Vollman

    Rob Vollman writes why trading away future first-round selections -- as the Maple Leafs did to acquire Phil Kessel -- can result in more help than harm for certain NHL teams.

    Story | Conversation | November 18, 2014
  3. Andre Burakovsky among NHL's top 10 under-utilized players - NHL

    Matthew Coller

    Which NHL players should get bigger roles going forward? Matthew Coller identifies 10 of them, including Capitals forward Andre Burakovsky.

    Story | Conversation | November 17, 2014
  4. Which teams should pursue Washington Capitals' defenseman Mike Gr...

    Rob Vollman

    Which teams should call the Washington Capitals about Mike Green? Rob Vollman looks at who should be on the list.

    Story | Conversation | November 12, 2014
  5. How teams can improve their possession numbers, Corsi - NHL

    Rob Vollman

    Why is puck possession such an important metric? What are some teams doing to specifically improve? Rob Vollman answers each question based on the latest metrics.

    Story | Conversation | November 05, 2014
  6. The case to buy, sell or hold under-performing, highly drafted pl...

    Matthew Coller

    A number of highly drafted players have failed their fantasy hockey owners thus far this season. Matthew Coller assesses whether to buy, sell or hold on to these under-performing assets.

    Story | Conversation | October 27, 2014
  7. Examining the value and best team fits for Eric Staal and Tyler M...

    Rob Vollman

    What are the real value of Eric Staal and Tyler Myers according to advanced metrics? And which teams should be the most interested in acquiring each of them? Rob Vollman examines.

    Story | Conversation | October 22, 2014
  8. The argument against enforcers -- NHL

    Rob Vollman

    Should NHL teams employ an enforcer? The debate continues to rage in 2014-15. Rob Vollman busts three myths that have propped up the argument in favor of employing goons.

    Story | Conversation | October 15, 2014
  9. Tomas Vokoun, Philipp Grubauer among backup goalies to pursue -- ...

    Rob Vollman

    Rob Vollman examines today's goalie market, and identifies which backups have valuable starting potential. He also cites the teams that could benefit from an upgrade.

    Story | Conversation | October 02, 2014
  10. Ryan Johansen is a bargain for the Columbus Blue Jackets at five ...

    Rob Vollman

    With the Columbus Blue Jackets and Ryan Johansen locked in a contract dispute, Rob Vollman takes a deeper look at the analytics, revealing just how much the 21-year-old pivot is worth, and who might pay him if the Blue Jackets refuse.

    Story | Conversation | September 24, 2014
  11. How analytics are changing NHL coaching

    Craig Custance

    William Boll turned his laptop to the side to share what he was tracking. On the screen was a list of hockey players competing live on a rink a few feet away. A group of players would be highlighted green, and then the highlight would go away, moving...

    Blog | September 23, 2014
  12. Players weigh in on advanced analytics

    Craig Custance

    NEW YORK - When you get a parade of NHL stars coming through the office, like was the case at the NHL's annual media event in New York, it's good business to prepare questions to ask everyone, to get a cross section of the league on trending issues. ...

    Blog | September 10, 2014
  13. Summer trending: Metro Division

    Craig Custance

    Mikhail Grabovski has long had fans in the advanced stats community. He's a guy who drives possession on bad possession teams, which earns him points in the world of analytics. New York Islanders coach Jack Capuano was won over by Grabovski and cl...

    Blog | July 24, 2014
  14. Toronto Maple Leafs hire Kyle Dubas as assistant GM, fire Dave Po...

    Craig Custance

    The Toronto Maple Leafs announced a front-office shakeup Tuesday, firing assistant general managers Dave Poulin and Claude Loiselle and replacing them with 28-year-old Kyle Dubas.

    Story | Conversation | July 22, 2014
  15. How Montreal Canadiens Josh Gorges blocks every shot - ESPN The M...

    Chris Gigley

    In ESPN The Magazine's MLB Preview Issue, Chris Gigley writes that lunging in front of 100 mph slap shots is all in a day's work for Canadiens defenseman Josh Gorges, one of the NHL's primo human pinatas.

    Story | Conversation | March 21, 2014
  16. The future of hockey's analytics movement

    Craig Custance

    There might be skepticism within the NHL on the role advanced stats and analytics should have in player evaluation, projections and roster construction. But there's definitely no shortage of those willing to try to prove their value. In January,...

    Blog | March 18, 2014