Last Night In The NHL (2023-03-21)

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 13 skaters who had at least 10 shots and scoring chances (combined) yesterday. Among those skaters, Ryan Nugent-Hopkins had the highest expected goals.

SkaterF/DTeamShotsSCFShots + SCFxGoals
Connor McDavidFEDM610160.84
Jake GuentzelFPIT59140.93
Nathan MacKinnonFCOL68140.71
Bryan RustFPIT68140.58
Leon DraisaitlFEDM76130.78
Carter VerhaegheFFLA58130.55
Ryan Nugent-HopkinsFEDM75120.96
Tomas HertlFS.J66120.50
Zach HymanFEDM47110.60
Gabriel VilardiFL.A55100.74
Danton HeinenFPIT55100.60
Mikko RantanenFCOL55100.41
Alex GalchenyukFCOL55100.37

Yesterday’s TOI Stars (5v5)

There were 27 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, Carl Grundstrom had the highest points/60 at 5v5 over his last 7 team games.

SkaterF/DTeamTOI 1GPTOI 7GP% UpPTS/60
Alex GalchenyukFCOL11.306.61710.00
Danton HeinenFPIT11.958.43420.00
Jack JohnsonDCOL20.6714.74400.00
Kevin LabancFS.J15.5011.21381.53
Alex NewhookFCOL12.909.35381.83
Matt NietoFCOL12.809.51351.80
Anton LundellFFLA15.1511.45320.00
Brad HuntDCOL14.7711.27311.52
Denis MalginFCOL15.7012.04303.56
Brandon MontourDFLA22.7717.47300.98
Alex ChiassonFDET10.237.86301.09
Sam ReinhartFFLA17.1313.25291.94
Derick BrassardFOTT11.428.88290.00
Zack MacEwenFL.A10.878.57271.75
Philipp KurashevFCHI16.7513.23270.00
Marc StaalDFLA20.1015.99261.61
Carl GrundstromFL.A11.879.46255.28
Eetu LuostarinenFFLA15.4012.48232.75
Martin KautFS.J16.1213.10232.29
Lukas ReichelFCHI16.0213.03230.66
Evgeni MalkinFPIT17.7314.49221.78
Philip BrobergDEDM12.8810.55220.00
Ryan PoehlingFPIT10.678.77220.00
Jake SandersonDOTT18.1214.93210.57
Jarred TinordiDCHI20.0716.57210.52
Joey AndersonFCHI13.4711.15213.85
Connor McDavidFEDM19.3716.13204.78

Yesterday’s Bangers

There were 13 skaters who had at least 6 hits and blocks (combined) yesterday. Among those skaters, 4 of them had at least 2 shots on goal.

SkaterF/DTeamHitsBlocksHits + BlocksShots
MacKenzie WeegarDCGY8190
Jason ZuckerFPIT6172
Matthew BenningDS.J5272
Artem ZubDOTT5271
Jake SandersonDOTT2570
Bryan RustFPIT4266
Caleb JonesDCHI4263
Kurtis MacDermidDCOL4261
Shane PintoFOTT4261
Trevor LewisFCGY6060
Julien GauthierFOTT3360
Dylan GambrellFOTT3360
Joe VelenoFDET5160

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

SkaterF/DTeamGPGoalsAssistsPoints
Matthew TkachukFFLA55914
Connor McDavidFEDM54812
Clayton KellerFARI56410
Mitchell MarnerFTOR53710
Nathan MacKinnonFCOL52810
Miro HeiskanenDDAL51910
Mika ZibanejadFNYR5549
Mikko RantanenFCOL5549
Matt BoldyFMIN5549
Leon DraisaitlFEDM5369
Barrett HaytonFARI5369
Alex PietrangeloDVGK5189
Cale MakarDCOL4189
Carter VerhaegheFFLA5448
Brandon HagelFT.B5448
Tim St├╝tzleFOTT5448
J.T. MillerFVAN5358
Auston MatthewsFTOR5358
Johnny GaudreauFCBJ5268
Rasmus AnderssonDCGY5268
Vince DunnDSEA5268
Ryan Nugent-HopkinsFEDM5178
Aleksander BarkovFFLA5178
Vincent TrocheckFNYR5088
Sam ReinhartFFLA5527
Jordan KyrouFSTL5527
Alex OvechkinFWSH4347
Mattias EkholmDEDM5347
Tyler ToffoliFCGY5347
David PastrnakFBOS5347
Artemi PanarinFNYR5347
Elias PetterssonFVAN5347
Jamie BennFDAL5257
Logan CoutureFS.J5257
Marcus JohanssonFMIN5257
John TavaresFTOR5257
Reilly SmithFVGK5257
Elias LindholmFCGY5257
Dylan StromeFWSH5257
Patrik LaineFCBJ5257
K’Andre MillerDNYR5257
Brandon MontourDFLA5167
Juuso ValimakiDARI5167
Brady TkachukFOTT5426
Joe PavelskiFDAL5336
Calle JarnkrokFTOR5336
Jonathan MarchessaultFVGK5336
Pavel BuchnevichFSTL5336
Tommy NovakFNSH5336
Jake DeBruskFBOS5336
Kyle PalmieriFNYI5246
Ryan HartmanFMIN5246
Valeri NichushkinFCOL5246
Dylan LarkinFDET5246
Brayden SchennFSTL5156
Brad MarchandFBOS5066
Rasmus SandinDWSH5066

Come Back Tomorrow!

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Cheers!

Mark (18 Skaters)

Data in this post were pulled from Natural Stat Trick