Last Night In The NHL (2023-02-21)

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 18 skaters who had at least 10 shots and scoring chances (combined) yesterday. Among those skaters, Matthew Tkachuk had the highest expected goals.

SkaterF/DTeamShotsSCFShots + SCFxGoals
Vincent TrocheckFNYR88160.72
Matthew TkachukFFLA68140.78
Eetu LuostarinenFFLA49130.76
Chris KreiderFNYR57120.74
Michael EyssimontFS.J66120.67
Adam FoxDNYR57120.66
David PastrnakFBOS66120.46
Brock NelsonFNYI56110.62
Kyle ConnorFWPG56110.57
Mikael BacklundFCGY56110.50
Bryan RustFPIT56110.50
Carter VerhaegheFFLA56110.48
Mika ZibanejadFNYR64100.75
Adam HenriqueFANA55100.72
Andrew MangiapaneFCGY55100.65
Jake DeBruskFBOS55100.61
Pierre-Luc DuboisFWPG46100.50
Evgeni MalkinFPIT64100.46

Yesterday’s TOI Stars (5v5)

There were 11 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, Evgeny Svechnikov had the highest points/60 at 5v5 over his last 7 team games.

SkaterF/DTeamTOI 1GPTOI 7GP% UpPTS/60
Justin BraunDPHI17.0711.58471.73
Evgeny SvechnikovFS.J12.409.00383.81
Scott HarringtonDS.J18.9313.97360.72
Radko GudasDFLA16.2512.39310.69
Nicolas DeslauriersFPHI12.989.96301.72
Sam GagnerFWPG10.207.95280.00
Mason AppletonFWPG16.5213.13261.83
Ryan LombergFFLA14.5811.71250.73
Eetu LuostarinenFFLA15.9812.84243.34
Eric StaalFFLA13.8511.47211.50
Michael EyssimontFS.J16.1813.48200.64

Yesterday’s Bangers

There were 5 skaters who had at least 6 hits and blocks (combined) yesterday. Among those skaters, 1 of them had at least 2 shots on goal.

SkaterF/DTeamHitsBlocksHits + BlocksShots
Radko GudasDFLA91100
Thomas ChabotDOTT4593
Travis HamonicDOTT5491
Will BorgenDSEA8080
Charlie McAvoyDBOS3470

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

SkaterF/DTeamGPGoalsAssistsPoints
Nathan MacKinnonFCOL55712
Dylan LarkinFDET56511
Artemi PanarinFNYR56511
Elias PetterssonFVAN55611
Adrian KempeFL.A58210
Tim St├╝tzleFOTT54610
Anze KopitarFL.A53710
Kevin FialaFL.A5459
Robby FabbriFDET5369
Brock NelsonFNYI5628
Clayton KellerFARI5448
Dillon DubeFCGY5448
Brady TkachukFOTT5448
J.T. CompherFCOL5178
Connor McDavidFEDM5178
Ryan Nugent-HopkinsFEDM5437
Jordan EberleFSEA5347
Roman JosiDNSH5347
Rickard RakellFPIT5347
William NylanderFTOR5347
Shea TheodoreDVGK5257
Jordan KyrouFSTL5257
Zach HymanFEDM5167
Max DomiFCHI5167
Charlie McAvoyDBOS5077
Patrick KaneFCHI5516
Tyler ToffoliFCGY5426
Mika ZibanejadFNYR5426
Leon DraisaitlFEDM5426
Anthony BeauvillierFVAN5426
Mikael BacklundFCGY5336
Brayden SchennFSTL5336
Boone JennerFCBJ5336
Nick SchmaltzFARI5336
Anthony CirelliFT.B5336
Jesperi KotkaniemiFCAR5336
Kyle ConnorFWPG5246
Alex DeBrincatFOTT5246
Blake LizotteFL.A5246
Sidney CrosbyFPIT5156
Erik KarlssonDS.J5156
Reilly SmithFVGK5156
Mats ZuccarelloFMIN5156
Vincent TrocheckFNYR5156
Tyler BertuzziFDET5156
Mitchell MarnerFTOR5156
Drew DoughtyDL.A5066
Samuel GirardDCOL5066

Come Back Tomorrow!

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Cheers!

Mark (18 Skaters)

Data in this post were pulled from Natural Stat Trick