Monthly Archives: November 2013

Testing the Predictive Value of Expected Goals vs Other Metrics

Testing the Predictive Value of Expected Goals vs Other Metrics

Picking up on my series about a new shot-quantity/shot-quality hybrid measure I’ve been calling Expected Goals, I wanted to share some of the predictive testing …

 

Piecing the Shot Puzzle Together

Piecing the Shot Puzzle Together

Over the last few weeks I’ve been experimenting with new formulas to determine how shot distance, shot type, and shot quantity can all be intertwined …

 

Dissecting the Effectiveness of Shot Types

Dissecting the Effectiveness of Shot Types

As I tumble further down the rabbit hole on shot quality analysis, I’ve come to a place where I need to establish whether shot types …

 

The Value of Rebounds

The Value of Rebounds

There are certain things that as longtime fans of hockey, we innately know must be true. ¬†One of those things is that an inordinately high …