NHL 2013-2014 deadline trades

On march 5th 2014, 20 trades happened among NHL teams. A lot of top players changed home at the last day limit for trades. Let’s take a look at the most important ones from last year only. Martin St. Louis (New York Rangers) // Ryan Callahan, 1st and 2nd round picks (Tampa Bay) David Legwand (Detroit) // Patrick Eaves, […]

Biggest UFA for this summer

Who are the upcoming UFAs for this summer? For this question, I’ve listed the top 10 UFAs for next season by salary. Here is the list: 1- Mike Green – D – Washington Capitals – 6.25M 2- Lubormir Visnovsky – D – New York Islanders – 6M 3- Paul Martin – D – Penguins Pittsburgh […]

Top offensive defenseman in the NHL

There is a lot of good defenseman in the league. Few of them contribute greatly to the offense of a NHL team. But who contributes the most? To answer this question, I’ve taken a look at the top 10 offensive defenseman in the NHL for the last 4 seasons. 1- Erik Karlsson /208 points +7 […]

The bests are in the West

The Buffalo Sabres and the Edmonton Oilers are the only two teams mathematically out of the playoffs for the 2014-2015 season. On the other hand, only the Nashville Predators have 100% chance to make it. Who are the teams with the best probability? 1 – Nashville Predators 100% – 78 points in 54 games played […]

Top 5 teams in the NHL

Some predicted them to be there, others totally forgot about them, here is the current top 5 of the NHL. 1 – Nashville Predators (32-11-6) 70pts  Newest Nashville rookie, Filip Forsberg (44pts) and UFA, signed this summer, Mike Ribeiro (43pts), are leading this team offence to the first spot on top with 70 points in 49 […]

Do goalies matter?

I’ve always questioned myself on the importance of a goalie in the hockey playoffs. My first instinct was that they are very important. But how important? I took a look on the goalies that won the Stanley Cup in the last 10 years and their respective statistics. 2014 – Los Angeles Kings – Jonathan Quick […]

Tavares & Voracek tie NHL allstar game record

John Tavares, 24 years old from Mississauga Ontario, tied last night, a record of four goals in the NHL All-Star game. Here is a list of the previous 4 goals scorer. 2003 – Dany Heatley – East 1993 – Mike Gartner – Wales 1991 – Vincent Damphousse – Campbell 1990 – Mario Lemieux – Wales […]

NHL 1st round picks: Crosby and Kane leading

It is always interesting to see how good a first round pick do in his first year in the NHL. Here is the last 10 years: 2014 – Aaron Ekblad – Florida Panthers – Defenceman – OHL 44 Games played. 6 goals and 19 assists (25 points) +7 2013 – Nathan MacKinnon – Colorado Avalanche […]

NHL: best dollar per point this year

Who are the best players for a GM? A lot of points and a good contract seems the way to go. For this data, I’ve listed the top 100 players in term of points for this year only. I’ve looked also on how much they are getting paid (2014-2015). Here is the top 11 exluding […]