Last Night In The NHL (2023-01-06)

This post highlights some data from last night’s NHL action. The goal here is to present the data in a format that allows you to quickly identify skaters who could be on the rise in fantasy hockey. Simply scan the data to see if something catches your eye. If nothing looks interesting then get on with your day and check back tomorrow to see if the data reveals something better.

Last Night’s Dangerous Shooters

There were 17 skaters who had at least 10 shots and scoring chances (combined) last night. Among those skaters, Tomas Tatar had the highest expected goals.

SkaterF/DTeamShotsSCFShots + SCFxGoals
Jack HughesFN.J912211.17
Andrei SvechnikovFCAR810180.92
Tomas TatarFN.J79161.33
Artturi LehkonenFCOL510150.79
Elias PetterssonFVAN78150.77
Mikko RantanenFCOL96150.57
Leon DraisaitlFEDM86141.28
Zach HymanFEDM58130.66
T.J. OshieFWSH47111.01
Seth JarvisFCAR65111.00
Paul StastnyFCAR56110.89
David PastrnakFBOS56110.71
Max PaciorettyFCAR64100.57
Bryan RustFPIT64100.43
Kevin FialaFL.A64100.42
Brent BurnsDCAR64100.34
Brett PesceDCAR73100.31

Last Night’s TOI Stars (5v5)

There were 9 skaters who saw their 5v5 time-on-ice rise by at least 30% last night (relative to their time-on-ice in the previous 7 team games). Among those skaters, Nick Foligno had the highest points/60 over his last 7 team games.

SkaterF/DTeamTOI 1GPTOI 7GP% UpPTS/60
Danton HeinenFPIT11.357.33551.17
Quinton ByfieldFL.A16.3010.79511.11
Nick FolignoFBOS17.2811.54502.23
Ty SmithDPIT19.0712.94471.55
Chad RuhwedelDPIT15.5810.75450.00
Kasperi KapanenFPIT12.988.95451.91
Patrik NemethDARI16.9012.68330.00
Drew O’ConnorFPIT8.976.77332.22
Sean DurziDL.A21.1816.00320.54

Come Back Tomorrow!

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Also, I intend to expand the summary so let me know if there’s something you would like to see here.


Mark (18 Skaters)

Data in this article were pulled from Natural Stat Trick