In ESPN The Magazine's Analytics Issue, Peter Keating writes about how one of the worst teams in the NHL crowdsourced its fans to discover a true measure of quality coaching.
New ways of measuring the game of hockey are slowly gaining steam thanks to advanced metrics.
Some Wild fans can't believe Mikko Koivu is overpaid. But Peter Keating takes a second look at the center's new deal and confirms the diagnosis.
Using advanced metrics, Peter Keating shows how the Blackhawks made the right choice letting Cup-winning goalie Antti Niemi hit the free-agent market.
Peter Keating writes that Mikko Koivu is a nice player, even a really good player -- but he's not a $47 million player. Ilya Kovalchuk, however, is a relative bargain with his recent deal.
Want to become a smarter NHL fan and tick off Don Cherry at the same time? Peter Keating's next-level statistics and analytics blog shows you the way with Corsi numbers, a relatively new NHL metric.
Which NHL teams will fill out the playoff field? Peter Keating's next-level statistics and analytics blog compares what two prominent season simulators have to say.
Peter Keating's stats and analytics blog looks at what some are calling encouraging numbers and sees more problems in the NHL concussions debate.