Advanced Analytics 101: Applying Corsi in fantasy hockey

The NHL is slowly becoming more accepting towards advanced analytics. You can find these statistics on the league home page or on other sites such as Corsica.hockey. A very popular statistic thrown around is called Corsi. Corsi measures total shots on net as a percentage of total shots for and against, trying to give us an… Continue reading Advanced Analytics 101: Applying Corsi in fantasy hockey

Quick Thoughts: Early trends around the NHL

We’re just over a week into the season and there are a lot of things that have caught my attention. Don’t panic about your star players just yet, but late round draftees could be replaced. Some players are benefiting with top minutes while others aren’t, and the ultimate question will be if these trends continue or… Continue reading Quick Thoughts: Early trends around the NHL

Scoreboard Watching: Hats off to Krejci

David Krejci (3G) led the way with a hat trick and this is what all the Boston fans were hoping for when they traded for Rick Nash (1G, 1A). Granted, it was against the Murray-less Penguins, but a hatty's a hatty. It's safe to say the duo are meshing well together. The top line without Bergeron… Continue reading Scoreboard Watching: Hats off to Krejci