Will the Devils Get What They Paid for With Cory Schneider?

Introduction Projecting the save percentage (SV%) for goalies is a process limited heavily by an inability to project the PKSV% (save percentage while the team is on the penalty kill) of goalies. In multiple studies (1, ...

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Exploiting PKSV% in Your Fantasy Hockey Draft

Introduction We're always looking for ways to take data and present it in a simple but useful way for fantasy hockey managers. Today's post is no different. We present historical data for the PKSV% (save percentage when a team is on the penalty kill) of goalies from the 1997-1998 season through the 2013-2014 season. But there's a twist; today's graph is one of the most important prepar...

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Download the 2014-2015 NHL Schedule (.csv and .ics formats)

The full 2014-2015 NHL schedule is available for download/importing in two formats: .csv and .ics. Grab your favorite format below:.CSV File (you may need to right-click, save-as).ICS File...

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When Do We Know if a Goalie is Good?

Introduction About halfway through the 2013-2014 fantasy hockey season, a LWL regular posed the following question to our staff: At what point into a goalie's career do we know how good he is?The question highlights a fundamental issue in the game and has wide-ranging implications for fantasy hockey. I knew immediately that this was a question I wanted t...

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The Keeper Value of Brent Burns

Introduction The debate over whether or not the Yahoo Fantasy Hockey system would list Brent Burns as both a RW and a D for the 2014-2015 season is now purely academic. On May 15, San Jose Sharks' GM Ron Wilson announced that Burns wo...

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