Last Night In The NHL (2023-01-07)

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 Most Dangerous Shooters

There were 4 skaters who had at least 10 shots and scoring chances (combined) last night. Among those skaters, Timo Meier had the highest expected goals.

SkaterF/DTeamShotsSCFShots + SCFxGoals
Timo MeierFS.J1014241.56
Steven StamkosFT.B57120.50
John KlingbergDANA65110.37
Tomas HertlFS.J37101.27

Last Night’s TOI Stars (5v5)

There were 2 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, Adam Ruzicka had the highest points/60 over his last 7 team games.

SkaterF/DTeamTOI 1GPTOI 7GP% UpPTS/60
Michael StoneDCGY15.3211.25360.76
Adam RuzickaFCGY12.289.06360.95

Last Night’s Bangers

There were 6 skaters who had at least 7 hits and blocks (combined) last night. Among those skaters, 3 of them had at least 2 shots on goal.

SkaterF/DTeamHitsBlocksHits + BlocksShots
Martin FehervaryDWSH46102
Alexandre CarrierDNSH2791
Dylan DeMeloDWPG3690
Moritz SeiderDDET4373
Reese JohnsonFCHI7072
Jean-Gabriel PageauFNYI4371

Last Night’s Best And Worst On-Ice Fenwick Percentages

Here are the best and worst skaters when it came to on-ice fenwick percentages last night.

Leading Scorers From The Last 5 Games

There are 44 skaters who have scored more than 5 points in their last 5 team games.

Travis KonecnyFPHI56410
Connor McDavidFEDM5369
Filip ForsbergFNSH5538
Matthew TkachukFFLA5538
Bo HorvatFVAN5448
Aleksander BarkovFFLA5358
Alex TuchFBUF5358
Mark StoneFVGK5268
Kyle ConnorFWPG5268
Erik KarlssonDS.J5088
Alex OvechkinFWSH5707
Jack HughesFN.J5617
Tim St├╝tzleFOTT5527
Scott LaughtonFPHI5347
Tony DeAngeloDPHI5257
Claude GirouxFOTT5167
Evgeny KuznetsovFWSH5167
Ryan Nugent-HopkinsFEDM5167
Josh MorrisseyDWPG5167
Timo MeierFS.J5516
Tage ThompsonFBUF5516
Nico HischierFN.J5516
Phillip DanaultFL.A5426
Mathew BarzalFNYI4426
Pierre-Luc DuboisFWPG5426
Zach HymanFEDM5336
Mark ScheifeleFWPG5336
Mikko RantanenFCOL5336
Roope HintzFDAL5336
Jordan KyrouFSTL5336
Mason McTavishFANA5336
Brad MarchandFBOS5246
Dougie HamiltonDN.J5246
William NylanderFTOR5246
Auston MatthewsFTOR5246
Jesper BrattFN.J5246
Robert ThomasFSTL5246
Cale MakarDCOL5246
Viktor ArvidssonFL.A5156
Vince DunnDSEA5156
Morgan FrostFPHI5156
Barrett HaytonFARI5156
Ilya MikheyevFVAN5156
Pavel BuchnevichFSTL5066

Come Back Tomorrow!

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Mark (18 Skaters)

Data in this article were pulled from Natural Stat Trick