Subban Habs most-productive penalty-killer
Special teams will likely decide the series between the Montreal Canadiens and the Ottawa Senators. In four games this season the Senators scored 5 powerplay goals, while Montreal managed 4 powerplay goals of their own. In fact, the Habs managed only 3 even-strength goals through the four games.
The graph included below displays the amount of successful plays each Montreal Canadiens player produced per-minute of short-handed ice-time.
Among defensemen with substantial short-handed ice-time we see that PK Subban is far-and-away the Habs top short-handed player. Subban recovers far more loose-pucks while short-handed than any other d-man, while also producing the most successful dump-outs per-minute played; key plays in any team's penalty-kill. Subban also intercepts the most opposition passes while short-handed, while Josh Gorges blocks the most shots.
Among forwards with substantial short-handed ice-time, we see that Lars Eller, Travis Moen, and Brandon Prust produce the most successful short-handed plays per-minute of ice-time. Eller recovers the most loose-pucks, while Prust contributes the most successful dump-outs. Moen for his part, blocks the most shots, and intercepts the most short-handed opposition passes; reason enough for Moen to make his way onto the playoff roster.
- WHAT IS BOUCHER SCOUTING?
- COMBINING CORSI AND SCORING-CHANCES
- IMPACT OF RATINGS ON SCORING-CHANCES
- IMPACT OF N-ZONE RATINGS ON SCORING-CHANCES
- QUALCOM ADJUSTED RATINGS
- IMPACT OF D-ZONE RATINGS ON SCORING-CHANCES
- D-ZONE TENDENCIES AND TURNOVER-RATES
- D-ZONE PASSING
- D-ZONE LOOSE-PUCK RECOVERIES
- D-ZONE STICK & BODY-CHECKS
- IMPACT OF O-ZONE RATINGS ON SCORING-CHANCES
- O-ZONE TENDENCIES AND TURNOVER-RATES
- O-ZONE LOOSE-PUCK RECOVERIES
- O-ZONE PASSING
- O-ZONE STICK AND BODY-CHECKS
- POSSESSION RATINGS
- O AND D TOUCHES IN O-ZONE
- O AND D TOUCHES IN D-ZONE
- QUANTIFYING DISCIPLINE
- SHOOTING SUCCESS-RATES (ES)
- OBSTRUCTION PENALTIES DRAWN
- GOALIE REPORTS
- HABS 2010-11
- HABS 2011-12
- SUBBAN 2012-13 (PLAYER FILE EXAMPLE)