Last Night In The NHL (2023-03-16)

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 8 skaters who had at least 10 shots and scoring chances (combined) yesterday. Among those skaters, Auston Matthews had the highest expected goals.

SkaterF/DTeamShotsSCFShots + SCFxGoals
Aliaksei ProtasFWSH76130.70
Auston MatthewsFTOR56110.83
Mikko RantanenFCOL56110.48
Brock NelsonFNYI65110.37
Alex OvechkinFWSH55100.65
Tage ThompsonFBUF55100.61
Jakub VranaFSTL55100.49
Ryan HartmanFMIN55100.47

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, Calle Jarnkrok had the highest points/60 at 5v5 over his last 7 team games.

SkaterF/DTeamTOI 1GPTOI 7GP% UpPTS/60
Calle JarnkrokFTOR15.2310.81413.17
Nick JensenDWSH17.2512.77350.00
Simon HolmstromFNYI13.9010.40340.00
Conor ShearyFWSH14.6011.05320.78
Nicolas Aube-KubelFWSH14.7311.38292.26
Zemgus GirgensonsFBUF13.8210.90270.79
Alex OvechkinFWSH17.0513.73242.91
Adam PelechDNYI23.6019.11240.90
Tage ThompsonFBUF18.9715.36242.79
Frank VatranoFANA16.0513.04231.31
Mason McTavishFANA16.2713.28221.94

Yesterday’s Bangers

There were 5 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
Tom WilsonFWSH5381
Devon ToewsDCOL3471
Jake McCabeDTOR2461
Martin FehervaryDWSH5161
Simon BenoitDANA3360

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

SkaterF/DTeamGPGoalsAssistsPoints
Clayton KellerFARI56511
Jamie BennFDAL54610
Barrett HaytonFARI53710
Cale MakarDCOL52810
Miro HeiskanenDDAL51910
Pavel BuchnevichFSTL5549
Mitchell MarnerFTOR5279
Evgeni MalkinFPIT5189
J.T. MillerFVAN5538
Nikita KucherovFT.B5448
Nathan MacKinnonFCOL5448
Connor McDavidFEDM5448
Jordan KyrouFSTL5448
Sidney CrosbyFPIT5268
Johnny GaudreauFCBJ5268
Matthew TkachukFFLA5268
Vince DunnDSEA5178
Robert ThomasFSTL5178
Leon DraisaitlFEDM5617
Taylor RaddyshFCHI5617
Jake GuentzelFPIT5527
Brayden PointFT.B5437
Patrik LaineFCBJ5437
Logan CoutureFS.J5347
Mikko RantanenFCOL5347
Tim St├╝tzleFOTT5347
Valeri NichushkinFCOL5257
Brandon MontourDFLA5257
Dylan StromeFWSH5257
Brandon HagelFT.B5257
Elias PetterssonFVAN5257
Mikhail SergachevDT.B5077
Andrei KuzmenkoFVAN5516
Alex KillornFT.B5426
Adrian KempeFL.A5426
Joe PavelskiFDAL5336
Jonathan MarchessaultFVGK5336
Tomas HertlFS.J5336
Ryan HartmanFMIN5336
Artturi LehkonenFCOL4336
David PastrnakFBOS5336
Auston MatthewsFTOR5336
William NylanderFTOR5246
Nikolaj EhlersFWPG5246
Jason RobertsonFDAL5246
Reilly SmithFVGK5156
Aleksander BarkovFFLA4156
Evan BouchardDEDM5156
Rasmus SandinDWSH5156
Matias MaccelliFARI5156
Cam FowlerDANA5066
Brock BoeserFVAN5066

Come Back Tomorrow!

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Cheers!

Mark (18 Skaters)

Data in this post were pulled from Natural Stat Trick