This article provides some analysis of the results from the recent HF Top Player polls series.
Jack Hughes | The HH duo is the best the franchise has ever had.
Kaapo Kakko | Their run on European's continue. I think he'll be a Center in the league.
Alex Turcotte |...
2019 NHL Mock Draft
1. New Jersey Devils - Jack Hughes
This is a no-brainer. With New Jersey, the are holes everywhere and for them it is about taking the best player available. Hughes is a 5’10,...
The following is the final list of the top hockey players of all-time as determined by 32 voting members of the History of Hockey community.
Its maybe not the most interesting data, but I did a little study looking at how likely it is for a team finishing at a certain position one year, to finish at any given position the next year...
First rankings for top couple of rounds...Let me know what you think.
1. Jack Hughes (C) USA — 98
2. Kaapo Kakko (RW) Finland — 92
3. Bowen Byram (LHD) Canada — 91
4. Alex Turcotte (C) USA — 90...
MY TOP 31 DRAFT 2019
I did this last season too. My main purpose is to watch these kids play, form my own opinion -- stick my neck out if you want -- and carefully create my own ranking, so that...
I know the series is over. I know we won, and the next series is coming up tonight, and this is mostly irrelevant now. But *something* happened on this play and it's been bugging me not...
Motivation: As a Red Wings fan, I've experienced the entitlement of a team capable of staying competitive for over a decade, followed by the unfamiliar frustration of a team that's not used to...
*Reminder: I do not include goaltenders*
1. C Jack Hughes
2. RW Kaapo Kakko
3. C Dylan Cozens
4. C Kirby Dach
5. RW Vasily Podkolzin
6. LHD Bowen Byram
7. C Alex Turcotte
8. C Trevor Zegras
1. Jack Hughes
2. Kaapo Kakko
3. Bowen Byram
4. Alex Turcotte
5. Kirby Dach
6. Vasili Podkolzin
7. Dylan Cozens
8. Matthew Boldy...
I recently ran a study on home ice advantage in the playoffs dating back to 2016. I posted it to a new website (link in my bio) as a blog-style article with additional info related to...
I previously ranked the top 10 players in the NHL at the midway mark of the season in an article here: Top 10 players at each position at the mid-way mark
Now given that game 82 was played last...
I would like to share with you team rankings based on the ELO rating system.
This is purely mathematical based on wins and losses. Each team has a score. That score increases or decreases based...
My top 10 list (not in a definitive order, but in a sort of order):
Tikkanen-Gretzky-Kurri (Edmonton Oilers)
Aka Finnish Sandwich. I don’t know if it was even the best of Gretzky’s lines, but a...
By request, cross-posting this to FBOH from a main board thread
Hurricanes attendance trend in a series of images:
This is of course a global view, which shows the overall "bottom out and...
As I promised in the RFA/prospect write-up, UFA players from the KHL are also getting a write-up from me, so here it is. Although I must say that with UFAs it is much harder to make predictions,...
Currently, there are only 10 active players who have ever scored 100 points in a season:
This game up in the GT thread last night and I want to explain why Canada is far ahead of the US in rolling this out.
TV Schedule for...
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