Patrick Holden looks at a few free agents who will get too much $ Continue reading
William Loewen looks at dynasties Continue reading
Final Hockey Prospectus 2015 Mock Draft A few minor notes before the mock fun begins. - This mock is not simply a reading of our final draft draft. For that, click here. - I have more confidence in the order Continue reading
Not only was the Central Division home to (for the third time in six years) the Stanley Cup Champions, but, barring draft floor trades, they will be the final division to send a team to the microphone at the 2015 Continue reading
The third division with a representative bottom dweller stepping to the podium on draft day is the Metropolitan Division, whose Carolina Hurricanes own the fifth pick. Carolina Hurricanes GM: Ron Francis Director of Player Personnel: Mike Velluci Director of Amateur Continue reading
One of the best clichés of NHL draft week is, “best player available.” Each GM will tell the media they will select whoever is highest on their board regardless of the organizational depth chart. The statement is usually true considering...
After the draft kicks off with the Pacific Division Edmonton Oilers, next on the clock will be the Buffalo Sabres, which leads to part two of What to Expect When You’re Drafting, The Atlantic Division. Boston Bruins GM: Don Sweeney Continue reading
Around this time of year, we see a plethora of articles discussing a particular team’s draft history. You may see something like the Carolina Hurricanes having drafted seven players out of the Plymouth Whalers franchise in the OHL since 2007. Continue reading
A look into a tricky situation in the desert Continue reading
Ryan Wilson looks at how much possession Continue reading
The NHL Combine is over and we are just days until the NHL Entry Level Draft. With that, Hockey Prospectus prospect writer Ryan Wagman figuratively sits down with Matthew Coller to discuss some of the best of the best Continue reading
Is Crawford the real deal or a liability?
Shane O’Donnell looks into microstat tracking and coaching Continue reading
A look at one of the top lines in hockey
The most effective line in the playoffs doesn't have Stamkos on it
Blackhawks vs. Lightning Continue reading
Conn Smythe Watch
Ryan Wagman and the HP scout team release their Top 100 Continue reading
One of the special things about the Stanley Cup playoffs is watching the league’s best coaches play chess with matchups. An innovation of the analytics movement in hockey now allows us to dig deeper into these decisions by studying the...
Sam Hitchcock looks into finer points of the playoffs Continue reading