The Financial Frontier: Defining the Characteristics of ‘Competitive’ Salary Cap Management

This article is being co-posted on Hockey Prospectus as well as on my own site, OriginalSixAnalytics.com. Find me @OrgSixAnalytics on twitter. I recently wrote an article where I conducted a review of salary cap efficiency by team, across the NHL. Continue reading The Financial Frontier: Defining the Characteristics of ‘Competitive’ Salary Cap Management

Alessandro Seren Rosso – Scouting Russia – Shvyrev, Berdin, Svetlakov, Sosunov, Karpukhin, Yurtaikin

Igor Shvyrev – scouting report Bio: Team: Stalnye Lisy Magnitogorsk Draft status: 2016 eligible Position: C To date stats: 44 GP, 12 G, 26 A, 38 Pts, 40 PIMs, +5, Playoffs: 8 GP, 1 G, 4 A, 5 Pts, 4 Continue reading Alessandro Seren Rosso – Scouting Russia – Shvyrev, Berdin, Svetlakov, Sosunov, Karpukhin, Yurtaikin

Scott Crawford – Scouting Will Bitten, Tyler Parsons, Mete, Pu, Pacquette and Crawley

Scouting Report-Victor Mete Bio Team: London Knights Draft Status: 2016 Eligible Position: D Playoff Stats: 18GP 4G, 7A, 11Pts Shoots: L Height/Weight: 5-10/174Lb Characteristics Skating Skates well and relies on his stride as he takes off on the second stride Continue reading Scott Crawford – Scouting Will Bitten, Tyler Parsons, Mete, Pu, Pacquette and Crawley

Jimmy Hamrin – Scouting Sweden for the 2016 Draft (Dahlen, Gustavsson, Grundstrom, Lindstrom, Bratt)

Jonathan Dahlén – Scouting report Bio: Team: Timra IK, Allsvenskan (2nd league) Draft status: 2016 eligible Position: LW To date stats: Regular season: 51 GP, 15 G, 14 A, 29 Pts, 8 PIMs Playoffs: 5 GP, 6 G, 1 A, Continue reading Jimmy Hamrin – Scouting Sweden for the 2016 Draft (Dahlen, Gustavsson, Grundstrom, Lindstrom, Bratt)

HP Radio: How semifinal will shape Crosby and Ovechkin’s legacy

Matthew Coller is joined by noted Washington Capitals fan Matt Kory, who writes for Baseball Prospectus, Fangraphs and Vice Sports, to discuss the Penguins and Capitals’ second round series. How will a win affect the legacy of each player? Which Continue reading HP Radio: How semifinal will shape Crosby and Ovechkin’s legacy

Arponen – Scouting the 2016 NHL Draft – Four Finnish Forwards

Henrik Borgström – Scouting report Bio: Team: HIFK U20, Finland                                Draft status: 2016 eligible Position: C To date stats: 40 GP, 29 G, 26 A, 55 Pts, 20 PIMs Shoots: L Height/Weight: 6’3”, 170 lbs. Characteristics: Skating: Borgström is a Continue reading Arponen – Scouting the 2016 NHL Draft – Four Finnish Forwards

Eastern Conference Playoff Preview

The playoffs are here! After six months of watching regular season games, we now get to enjoy the spectacle that is postseason hockey. https://twitter.com/jon_bois/status/456616952153128960 https://twitter.com/jon_bois/status/598661743791996928 Funny Tweets aside, this year’s playoffs are probably going to be really fun, mainly because Continue reading Eastern Conference Playoff Preview

Western Conference Playoff Preview

The playoffs are here! After six months of watching regular season games, we now get to enjoy the spectacle that is postseason hockey. https://twitter.com/jon_bois/status/456616952153128960 https://twitter.com/jon_bois/status/598661743791996928 Funny Tweets aside, this year’s playoffs are probably going to be really fun, mainly because Continue reading Western Conference Playoff Preview