Last Night In The NHL (2023-03-17)

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 17 skaters who had at least 10 shots and scoring chances (combined) yesterday. Among those skaters, Chris Kreider had the highest expected goals.

SkaterF/DTeamShotsSCFShots + SCFxGoals
Jack HughesFN.J610160.86
Jared McCannFSEA88160.83
Mark ScheifeleFWPG69150.96
Nico HischierFN.J67130.96
Carter VerhaegheFFLA67130.77
Nathan MacKinnonFCOL67130.44
Brady TkachukFOTT57120.86
Mikko RantanenFCOL48120.71
Alex DeBrincatFOTT66120.70
Barrett HaytonFARI56110.97
Elias PetterssonFVAN56110.81
Jake GuentzelFPIT65110.44
Kyle ConnorFWPG65110.44
Logan CoutureFS.J47110.29
Chris KreiderFNYR46101.44
Boris KatchoukFCHI37101.31
Arthur KaliyevFL.A64100.84

Yesterday’s TOI Stars (5v5)

There were 26 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, Justin Barron had the highest points/60 at 5v5 over his last 7 team games.

SkaterF/DTeamTOI 1GPTOI 7GP% UpPTS/60
Jan RuttaDPIT19.3712.12600.71
Kevin LabancFS.J14.589.35561.83
Colin WhiteFFLA10.436.77541.27
Arthur KaliyevFL.A10.587.16480.00
Pierre-Olivier JosephDPIT18.8713.43400.00
Tyler MotteFNYR12.458.95392.68
Carl GrundstromFL.A11.158.37333.58
Rasmus KupariFL.A10.407.81332.19
Philip TomasinoFNSH16.9012.74330.78
Jimmy VeseyFNYR13.009.82320.87
Josh MahuraDFLA15.9812.22312.81
Joey AndersonFCHI13.3310.20314.20
Jason ZuckerFPIT18.7514.41302.97
Boris KatchoukFCHI14.1211.18263.83
Andreas JohnssonFS.J15.8012.61251.36
Jujhar KhairaFCHI13.3010.68252.41
Roman JosiDNSH24.5719.80240.87
Justin BarronDMTL18.5014.97246.01
Evgeni MalkinFPIT18.2014.73242.33
Kris LetangDPIT25.9321.03230.41
Jarred TinordiDCHI19.4015.85220.54
Mattias JanmarkFEDM12.6010.29220.83
Radko GudasDFLA16.3013.36221.28
Marcus PetterssonDPIT23.4319.22221.78
Barclay GoodrowFNYR12.6810.46210.82
Dante FabbroDNSH19.0015.78200.00

Yesterday’s Bangers

There were 17 skaters who had at least 6 hits and blocks (combined) yesterday. Among those skaters, 11 of them had at least 2 shots on goal.

SkaterF/DTeamHitsBlocksHits + BlocksShots
MacKenzie WeegarDCGY64102
Radko GudasDFLA7292
Patrik NemethDARI6392
Nick RitchieFCGY7292
Charlie McAvoyDBOS2790
Jacob TroubaDNYR2683
Dante FabbroDNSH4483
Tim BerniDCBJ4481
Jarred TinordiDCHI3580
Erik GudbransonDCBJ4373
Michael PezzettaFMTL6173
Kiefer SherwoodFNSH7072
Nick BjugstadFEDM7071
Roman JosiDNSH2463
Nikita ZaitsevDCHI6062
Will BorgenDSEA6061
Eric RobinsonFCBJ5161

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
Matthew TkachukFFLA53912
Tim St├╝tzleFOTT53710
Miro HeiskanenDDAL51910
Pavel BuchnevichFSTL5549
Connor McDavidFEDM5549
Clayton KellerFARI5549
Nathan MacKinnonFCOL5369
Mikko RantanenFCOL5369
Barrett HaytonFARI5369
Mitchell MarnerFTOR5279
Jordan KyrouFSTL5448
Jamie BennFDAL5358
Vince DunnDSEA5268
Cale MakarDCOL5268
Aleksander BarkovFFLA5178
Robert ThomasFSTL5178
Taylor RaddyshFCHI5617
Jake GuentzelFPIT5527
Reilly SmithFVGK5257
Johnny GaudreauFCBJ5257
Dylan StromeFWSH5257
Elias PetterssonFVAN5257
Sidney CrosbyFPIT5167
Brandon MontourDFLA5167
Mikhail SergachevDT.B5077
Andrei KuzmenkoFVAN5516
J.T. MillerFVAN5426
Brayden PointFT.B5426
Tommy NovakFNSH5426
Jonathan MarchessaultFVGK5336
Carter VerhaegheFFLA5336
Ryan HartmanFMIN5336
Auston MatthewsFTOR5336
Tyler ToffoliFCGY5246
Nikita KucherovFT.B5246
William NylanderFTOR5246
David PastrnakFBOS5246
Brandon HagelFT.B5246
Evgeni MalkinFPIT5156
Alex PietrangeloDVGK5156
Artemi PanarinFNYR5156
Rasmus SandinDWSH5156
Cam FowlerDANA5066

Come Back Tomorrow!

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Cheers!

Mark (18 Skaters)

Data in this post were pulled from Natural Stat Trick