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Analyzing The Average Age of Stanley Cup Winning Teams

What is the average age of a Stanley Cup winning team? Who was the youngest and oldest team to win the Cup? We take a detailed look at age when it comes to Stanley Cup winning teams.

Impact of the 2003 NHL Draft Class

The 2003 NHL Draft Class is considered by many to be one of the greatest of all-time with all-stars, captains and Stanley Cup winners among its ranks. We take a look at this illustrious draft class. Read More

Last Updated: Tuesday, Apr 15, 2014


Using Goal Differential to Predict the 2013-14 Stanley Cup Winner

We decided to continue the look for characteristics of Stanley Cup winning teams, look no further than Goal Differential. Read More

Last Updated: Tuesday, Apr 15, 2014


Using Shot Differential to Predict the 2013-14 Stanley Cup Winner

This one statistic has an uncanny track record when it comes to picking teams with a chance to win the Stanley Cup. Read More

Last Updated: Monday, Apr 14, 2014


The 2013-14 NHL Anti-Awards

In an effort to take a light-hearted look at the 2013-14 NHL season we decided to create a series of anti-awards, which highlight some of the not so notable achievements from the season. Read More

Last Updated: Monday, Apr 14, 2014


Which NHL Players Raise Their Game In The Playoffs?

Are there certain players that bring their best come playoff time? We take a look at how top players have performed in the playoffs compared to the regular season to see which step up their game when it matters. Read More

Last Updated: Monday, Apr 14, 2014


A Look At The Stanley Cup Drought Among Canadian Franchises

The last time the Stanley Cup was won by a Canadian franchise was during the 1993 playoffs when the Montreal Canadiens topped the Los Angeles Kings. We take a look at the numbers behind the drought. Read More

Last Updated: Monday, Mar 31, 2014


Biggest Game 7 Blowouts in NHL Stanley Cup Finals History

For hockey fans there is nothing better than a Game 7 in the Stanley Cup Finals. It has happened a total 16 times in history. However, nothing is more deflating than a blowout. We take a look at the biggest in hockey history. Read More

Last Updated: Tuesday, Feb 25, 2014


How Does The Olympic Hockey Break Affect The Remainder Of The NHL Season?

Every four years the NHL takes a break in February for the Olympics hockey tournament. How does this break impact the league? Do hot teams going in suffer or does the break help turnaround teams? Read More

Last Updated: Monday, Feb 24, 2014


Top Playoff Performances From Stanley Cup Winning Players

There are lots of good players who are capable of putting up great individual statistics in the NHL. Elite players can put up the stats in the playoffs. We look at the best ever Stanley Cup performances. Read More

Last Updated: Monday, Feb 03, 2014


Analyzing The Average Age of Stanley Cup Winning Teams

What is the average age of a Stanley Cup winning team? Who was the youngest and oldest team to win the Cup? We take a detailed look at age when it comes to Stanley Cup winning teams. Read More

Last Updated: Wednesday, Jan 22, 2014


Which NHL Teams Have Exceeded Stanley Cup Expectations?

How many Stanley Cups should your favorite NHL team have won? Has your team exceeded or fell short of expectations? We take a look at this problem and come up with an Expected Cup win total for each NHL team. Read More

Last Updated: Tuesday, Jan 21, 2014


'Twas The Day of the Winter Classic

We do a twist on the famous poem Twas the Night before Christmas in celebration of hockey’s magic and the excitement of the upcoming Winter Classic. Happy Holidays! Read More

Last Updated: Wednesday, Dec 25, 2013


How Often Is Overtime Needed in the NHL?

At the end of regulation in the NHL teams play a 5 minute period of four on four hockey followed by a shootout to determine the winner of the game. How often does overtime happen and do more OTs end by shootout or in four on four? Read More

Last Updated: Thursday, Nov 14, 2013


How Often Do NHL Games End in a Shootout?

The NHL instituted the shootout at the start of the 2005-06 season in an effort to guarantee that there was a winner in each game. We look at how often games are now decided by the shootout. Read More

Last Updated: Wednesday, Nov 13, 2013


Longest Active Playoff Droughts Among NHL Teams

24 of the 30 NHL franchises have made it to the playoffs in the past 3 seasons but today we take a look at the other 6 teams their years of futility and their chances to break the spell. Read More

Last Updated: Thursday, Oct 24, 2013