Last Night In The NHL (2023-03-11)

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 5 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
Tyler ToffoliFCGY85130.65
Sam BennettFFLA66120.54
Matthew TkachukFFLA74110.67
Sam ReinhartFFLA55100.41
Eetu LuostarinenFFLA46100.26

Yesterday’s TOI Stars (5v5)

There were 7 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, Mason McTavish had the highest points/60 at 5v5 over his last 7 team games.

SkaterF/DTeamTOI 1GPTOI 7GP% UpPTS/60
Tyler ToffoliFCGY15.2511.66311.47
Brett LeasonFANA10.788.26312.42
Elias LindholmFCGY15.1811.98270.72
Scott HarringtonDANA20.2816.09260.62
Nazem KadriFCGY16.1012.96241.98
Blake ColemanFCGY17.5514.27230.60
Mason McTavishFANA14.9712.43203.45

Yesterday’s Bangers

There were 6 skaters who had at least 6 hits and blocks (combined) yesterday. Among those skaters, 0 of them had at least 2 shots on goal.

SkaterF/DTeamHitsBlocksHits + BlocksShots
Radko GudasDFLA5271
Nikita ZaitsevDCHI2571
Scott HarringtonDANA0770
Jarred TinordiDCHI3361
Nick RitchieFCGY6061
Ryan LombergFFLA6061

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

SkaterF/DTeamGPGoalsAssistsPoints
Pavel BuchnevichFSTL53811
Jason RobertsonFDAL53710
Jared McCannFSEA5639
Connor McDavidFEDM5459
Dmitry OrlovDBOS5369
Dawson MercerFN.J5369
Roope HintzFDAL5628
Anze KopitarFL.A5538
Leon DraisaitlFEDM5538
Josh MorrisseyDWPG5448
Tim St├╝tzleFOTT5448
Nikita KucherovFT.B5358
Mitchell MarnerFTOR5358
Martin NecasFCAR5268
Brayden PointFT.B5437
Claude GirouxFOTT5347
Jamie BennFDAL5347
Erik HaulaFN.J5347
Jaden SchwartzFSEA5347
David PastrnakFBOS5347
Jack EichelFVGK5347
Dylan StromeFWSH5347
Joe PavelskiFDAL5257
Valeri NichushkinFCOL4257
Clayton KellerFARI5257
Miro HeiskanenDDAL5257
Vince DunnDSEA5167
Artemi PanarinFNYR5167
Brent BurnsDCAR5077
Quinn HughesDVAN5077
Jason ZuckerFPIT5606
Nathan MacKinnonFCOL5516
Alex KillornFT.B5426
Robert ThomasFSTL5336
Andrei KuzmenkoFVAN5336
Sidney CrosbyFPIT5246
Ryan Nugent-HopkinsFEDM5246
Elias PetterssonFVAN5246
Erik KarlssonDS.J5156
Samuel GirardDCOL5156
Cale MakarDCOL4156
William NylanderFTOR5066
Matthew TkachukFFLA5066
Mikhail SergachevDT.B5066

Come Back Tomorrow!

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Cheers!

Mark (18 Skaters)

Data in this post were pulled from Natural Stat Trick