Last Night In The NHL (2023-01-09)

This post highlights some data from yesterday’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.

Yestereday’s Most Dangerous Shooters

There were 13 skaters who had at least 10 shots and scoring chances (combined) yesterday. Among those skaters, Carter Verhaeghe had the highest expected goals.

SkaterF/DTeamShotsSCFShots + SCFxGoals
Kirill KaprizovFMIN69150.62
Jake GuentzelFPIT67131.01
Carter VerhaegheFFLA66121.29
John TavaresFTOR57120.85
Kyle ConnorFWPG66120.75
David PastrnakFBOS84120.33
Pierre-Luc DuboisFWPG56110.84
Charlie CoyleFBOS56110.62
Nazem KadriFCGY74110.59
Jason RobertsonFDAL65110.59
Patrik LaineFCBJ92110.37
Elias PetterssonFVAN64100.47
Blake ColemanFCGY55100.34

Yesterday’s TOI Stars (5v5)

There were 8 skaters who saw their 5v5 time-on-ice rise by at least 30% yesterday (relative to their time-on-ice in the previous 7 team games). Among those skaters, Mason McTavish had the highest points/60 over his last 7 team games.

SkaterF/DTeamTOI 1GPTOI 7GP% UpPTS/60
Dakota JoshuaFVAN14.109.30520.92
Craig SmithFBOS14.189.71460.88
Tomas NosekFBOS14.1810.19390.00
Matt BoldyFMIN17.4012.54390.68
Mason McTavishFANA19.6714.33371.79
Philipp KurashevFCHI17.7713.47320.64
Cole PerfettiFWPG16.5212.60310.00
Blake ColemanFCGY17.3813.28311.29

Yesterday’s Bangers

There were 10 skaters who had at least 7 hits and blocks (combined) yesterday. Among those skaters, 6 of them had at least 2 shots on goal.

SkaterF/DTeamHitsBlocksHits + BlocksShots
Connor CliftonDBOS29111
Jack McBainFARI82102
Patrick BrownFPHI8083
Tim BerniDCBJ6282
Timothy LiljegrenDTOR5275
Justin FaulkDSTL4373
Wade AllisonFPHI6173
Curtis LazarFVAN6171
Chris WagnerFBOS6170
Steven SantiniDSTL3470

Yesterday’s Best And Worst On-Ice Fenwick Percentages

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

Leading Scorers From The Last 5 Games

There are 41 skaters who have scored more than 5 points in their last 5 team games.

David PastrnakFBOS58210
Jack HughesFN.J58210
Tim St├╝tzleFOTT57310
Kyle ConnorFWPG55510
Travis KonecnyFPHI5639
Brad MarchandFBOS5459
Pierre-Luc DuboisFWPG5369
Connor McDavidFEDM5279
Filip ForsbergFNSH5538
John TavaresFTOR5448
Alex TuchFBUF5358
Vince DunnDSEA5268
Mitchell MarnerFTOR5268
Zach HymanFEDM5527
Brandon SaadFSTL5527
Kevin FialaFL.A5347
Auston MatthewsFTOR5347
Jesper BrattFN.J5347
Mark StoneFVGK5257
Rasmus DahlinDBUF5257
Claude GirouxFOTT5167
Ryan Nugent-HopkinsFEDM5167
Pavel BuchnevichFSTL5167
Alex OvechkinFWSH5606
Tage ThompsonFBUF5516
Mika ZibanejadFNYR5426
Mathew BarzalFNYI4426
Nico HischierFN.J5426
Jason RobertsonFDAL5426
Brayden SchennFSTL5336
Mark ScheifeleFWPG5336
Matthew TkachukFFLA5336
Mason McTavishFANA5336
Dougie HamiltonDN.J5246
Casey MittelstadtFBUF5246
Cale MakarDCOL5246
Dylan CozensFBUF5246
Tyler ToffoliFCGY5156
Josh MorrisseyDWPG5156
Erik KarlssonDS.J5066
Evgeny KuznetsovFWSH5066

Come Back Tomorrow!

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Mark (18 Skaters)

Data in this article were pulled from Natural Stat Trick