Unsustainable - Skaters - October 29, 2014

Welcome to Unsustainable - our weekly look at skaters performing at unsustainable levels. Below, you'll find a data table with an emphasis on shooting percentages. What we know, from years and years of data, is that it is unlikely that a player can maintain a shooting percentage that deviates significantly from his career numbers for long amounts of time (which translates to lots of s...

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Unsustainable - Goalies - October 29, 2014

Welcome to Unsustainable - our weekly look at goalies performing at unsustainable levels. Below, you'll find a data table with an emphasis on save percentages. What we know, from years and years of data, is that it unlikely that a player can maintain a save percentage that deviates significantly from his career numbers.The aim of this weekly article is to highlight players, tha...

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Shot Volume and Save Percentage - October 28, 2014

Welcome to Shot Volume and Save Percentage - our weekly look at shots and saves in the NHL at all strengths (EV, PK, and PP). Make yourself familiar with the acronyms below and then we'll jump into the data. We include three other seasons of data for reference.YEAR - season in which data was observedSV% - save percentage for the leagueEVSV% - save percentage at even-strength for t...

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Fantasy Hockey Podcast: Episode 2

In this second episode of the Left Wing Lock Fantasy Hockey podcast, co-hosts Mike and Patrick get you ready for the upcoming week in fantasy hockey by looking at spots starts for backup goalies, strength of schedules, and potential sources of penalty minutes. You'll find out which goalies are performing at unsustainable levels, which defensemen you can pick up on the waiver wire, and what impa...

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Positional Assignment Updates at Yahoo

Introduction From time to time during the NHL season, the Yahoo Fantasy Hockey system will update the positional assignments of NHL players on your fantasy hockey roster. You'll find the latest changes below. Updated Players PlayerTeam...

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