Last Night In The NHL (2023-02-15)

This post highlights data from yesterday’s NHL games. The idea here is to present the data in a format that allows you to quickly identify skaters of interest in fantasy hockey. Simply scan the data to see if something catches your eye. If not, you can get on with your day and then come back tomorrow to see if the data reveal something more interesting.

Yesterday’s Most Dangerous Shooters

There were 14 skaters who had at least 10 shots and scoring chances (combined) yesterday. Among those skaters, Brady Tkachuk had the highest expected goals.

SkaterF/DTeamShotsSCFShots + SCFxGoals
Brady TkachukFOTT911201.93
Mathew BarzalFNYI711181.15
Nick BoninoFS.J77141.20
Brock NelsonFNYI67130.52
Noah DobsonDNYI85130.49
Timo MeierFS.J75120.61
David PastrnakFBOS84120.35
Erik HaulaFN.J56110.90
Josh MorrisseyDWPG65110.16
Sonny MilanoFWSH55100.80
Nathan MacKinnonFCOL73100.51
Jesper BrattFN.J46100.48
Kyle PalmieriFNYI46100.44
Jason RobertsonFDAL55100.42

Yesterday’s TOI Stars (5v5)

There were 16 skaters who saw their 5v5 time-on-ice rise by at least 20% yesterday (relative to their time-on-ice in the previous 7 team games). Among those skaters, Eric Staal had the highest points/60 at 5v5 over his last 7 team games.

SkaterF/DTeamTOI 1GPTOI 7GP% UpPTS/60
Givani SmithFFLA9.926.24590.00
Chris WidemanDMTL16.5510.66550.00
Andreas EnglundDCOL14.829.94490.00
Grigori DenisenkoFFLA11.057.46480.00
Tyler PitlickFSTL13.059.84330.87
Eric StaalFFLA13.4510.16322.53
Sammy BlaisFSTL12.589.56321.57
Nick BoninoFS.J15.4712.00290.71
Jacob MacDonaldDS.J19.7515.44280.00
Erik BrannstromDOTT15.2712.12260.71
Calle RosenDSTL19.7215.88241.51
Josh MahuraDFLA15.0812.36220.00
Nathan WalkerFSTL10.508.62220.00
Johnathan KovacevicDMTL17.1814.12220.71
Kirill MarchenkoFCBJ16.5313.61211.89
Brandon TanevFSEA14.2511.85201.45

Yesterday’s Bangers

There were 13 skaters who had at least 6 hits and blocks (combined) yesterday. Among those skaters, 5 of them had at least 2 shots on goal.

SkaterF/DTeamHitsBlocksHits + BlocksShots
Samuel GirardDCOL5492
Tyler MotteFOTT3581
Adam PelechDNYI2573
Devon ToewsDCOL3473
Andrew PeekeDCBJ3473
Colin MillerDDAL4371
Michael PezzettaFMTL7071
Adam LowryFWPG1563
Nick JensenDWSH5161
Andreas EnglundDCOL6061
Sammy BlaisFSTL5161
Mikhail SergachevDT.B3361
Bowen ByramDCOL4261

Yesterday’s Best And Worst On-Ice Fenwick Percentages (5v5)

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 43 skaters who have scored more than 5 points in their last 5 team games.

SkaterF/DTeamGPGoalsAssistsPoints
Adrian KempeFL.A58210
Tim St├╝tzleFOTT54610
Artemi PanarinFNYR5459
Erik KarlssonDS.J5369
Clayton KellerFARI5369
Matthew TkachukFFLA5279
Tyler ToffoliFCGY5538
Connor McDavidFEDM5268
Dylan LarkinFDET5527
Nathan MacKinnonFCOL5437
Blake WheelerFWPG5347
Blake ColemanFCGY5347
Nick SchmaltzFARI5347
Dillon DubeFCGY5347
Brady TkachukFOTT5347
Alexander BarabanovFS.J5347
Evgeni MalkinFPIT5257
Anze KopitarFL.A5257
Logan CoutureFS.J5257
Vincent TrocheckFNYR5257
Dougie HamiltonDN.J5257
Sidney CrosbyFPIT5167
Mitchell MarnerFTOR5167
Mika ZibanejadFNYR5516
Evander KaneFEDM5426
Elias PetterssonFVAN5426
Phil KesselFVGK5336
Matt DucheneFNSH5336
Brock NelsonFNYI5336
Carter VerhaegheFFLA5336
William CarrierFVGK5336
Brayden PointFT.B5336
Anthony CirelliFT.B5336
Chris KreiderFNYR5246
Zach HymanFEDM5246
Ondrej PalatFN.J5246
Nikita KucherovFT.B5246
Leon DraisaitlFEDM5246
Mathew BarzalFNYI5246
Mikael BacklundFCGY5156
Elias LindholmFCGY5156
Noah DobsonDNYI5156
Juuso ValimakiDARI5066

Come Back Tomorrow!

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Cheers!

Mark (18 Skaters)

Data in this post were pulled from Natural Stat Trick