Tag Archives: NHL Analytics

Capitals’ Shot Generation And Shot Suppression Cooling-Off During Weaker Portion Of 22-23’ Schedule

It’s a simple philosophy on the surface. Shoot the puck more than the opposition and you should score more goals, right? Well, not exactly. The type and location of shots, and a wide range of other shot characteristics factor in, … Continue reading

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Capitals Weekly Trends: Shot Stats Mixed, Possession Metrics Continue To Improve

Welcome to the sixth installment of our Washington Capitals weekly trends report. The regular feature provides a very brief snapshot of the most relevant statistical trends for the Capitals over the past seven days.

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Capitals Lose To Chicago In Overtime…Again: By The Numbers

Photo by Chase Agnello-Dean/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals came up short against the Chicago Blackhawks despite Conor Sheary’s late game heroics to tie the game. This was a matchup that was determined by a 34 second span in … Continue reading

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NHL Analytics Glossary

Graphic: SportTechie The following analytics glossary is divided into four primary categories: Possession Quality of Chances Player Value Goaltenders Team

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