Flames Scoring Chances and Goals ratios

Kent Wilson
May 04 2011 01:52PM

 

 

In a comment in the post below, Tach asked if I could share the raw scoring chance totals so they could be related to actual goals scored. I've added that info to this article, after which we can go through and investigate some of the implications.

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Flames 2010-2011 Scoring Chance Results

Kent Wilson
May 03 2011 10:26AM

 

 

- image via the the russian machine never breaks .

As most are no doubt aware, I spent the season assiduously counting scoring chances for the each and every Flames game. I popped up on the FAN960 to discuss individual results now and then, but the real interest in the scoring chance project comes in the off-season when we can collate all the information and really get a feel for who did what.

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CAST YOUR VOTE

Jason Gregor
May 02 2011 01:58PM

In junior high or high school voting always seemed to be a popularity contest. You had the hot chick or the jock running for class president even though in most cases they were more interested in winning, rather than actually doing anything. I'm sure there were some who ran, and won, who really wanted to make a difference and improve the cafeteria food, or change the dress code. Today, I'm sure the Pres. argues for the right to update your facebook status in math class, or to wear belly shirts or other serious matters.

The scary part is that some of you probably voted in junior high, but you don't vote now. I don't care who you won't for to be honest, and I have no interest in trying to influence your vote, but if the country was to put a sports slant on voting I bet many of you would get to the polls before they close.

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Flames Forwards Quantitative Analysis - The Rest

Kent Wilson
May 02 2011 10:36AM

 

 

 

With Steinberg enjoying the spectacle of muscled, half-naked men grappling with each other in Toronto, the last of the quantative analysis series has fallen to me. We've already dealt with the defenders and top-six(ish) forwards, so here's how the rest of the guys fared this season.

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Contrarian Corner: Just get it over with

Ryan Lambert
April 30 2011 05:37PM

  

(Hi, I'm starting a new column here at FlamesNation. It won't always be on Saturdays. Bye.)

Ah, to be Jay Feaster.

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