Matthew Coller and Ryan Wagman of Hockey Prospectus identify one key stat for every NHL playoff series, weighing in with their prediction on whether the trend will continue as well as picking a winner in each series.
While Sidney Crosby is a clear favorite to win the Hart Trophy, other individual NHL awards are up for grabs. Matthew Coller of Hockey Prospectus uses advanced stats to pick a favorite for the Norris, Vezina and Selke trophies.
Ryan Wagman of Hockey Prospectus proposes trades that could help solve a problem for the Boston Bruins, Buffalo Sabres, Detroit Red Wings, Florida Panthers, Montreal Canadiens, Ottawa Senators, Tampa Bay Lightning and Toronto Maple Leafs.
With the NHL set to break for the Olympics, Ryan Wagman of Hockey Prospectus runs down a list of young regulars who have made the leap this season. Ryan Johansen of the Columbus Blue Jackets leads the collection.
Tom Awad of Hockey Prospectus updates the ranking of top NHL players by Goals Versus Threshold through Feb. 2. While there's no change at the top, a pair of Anaheim skaters are picking up steam -- as is a certain American Maple Leaf.
With the trade deadline coming shortly after the Olympic break, Frank Provenzano breaks down the buyers and sellers in the NHL market this season, as well as some of the specific players who could be on the move.