Unsustainable - Goalies - December 8, 2016

Welcome to Unsustainable - our weekly look at goalies performing at unsustainable levels. Below, you'll find a data table with an emphasis on save percentages. What we know, from years and years of data, is that it unlikely that a player can maintain a save percentage that deviates significantly from his career numbers.The aim of this weekly article is to highlight players, tha...

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Avoiding Fantasy Hockey Busts

One of the bigger busts of the 2016-2017 fantasy hockey season has been Evgeny Kuznetsov of the Washington Capitals. After posting 77 points in 82 games last season, Kuznetsov was heralded as a must-draft by many fantasy hockey websites...

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Unsustainable - Skaters - December 7, 2016

Welcome to Unsustainable - our weekly look at skaters performing at unsustainable levels. Below, you'll find a data table with an emphasis on shooting percentages. What we know, from years and years of data, is that it is unlikely that a player can maintain a shooting percentage that deviates significantly from his career numbers for long amounts of time (which translates to lots of s...

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Shot Volume and Save Percentage - December 6, 2016

Welcome to Shot Volume and Save Percentage - our weekly look at shots and saves in the NHL at all strengths (EV, PK, and PP). Make yourself familiar with the acronyms below and then we'll jump into the data. We include six other seasons of data for reference.YEAR - season in which data was observedSV% - save percentage for the leagueEVSV% - save percentage at even-strength for the...

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Fantasy Hockey Podcast - Episode 60

In this week's episode, Mike discusses fantasy hockey ethics and whether or not it is wrong to purposely lose a head-to-head matchup in an effort to get a particular playoff opponent. We'll also talk to you about which teams, goalies, and skaters are performing at unsustainable levels. Mike breaks down the week ahead and gives you some updates on the Washington Capitals top-six forwards, Justin...

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