BN provides a critique of Hockey-Reference's new metric, Point Shares
The League of Extraordinary Statisticians tells us about the metrics they like to use to make quick-and-dirty assessments of player talent.
BN takes a look at drafted players from 1990 to the present, and uses that information to suggest that NHL teams have taken far too many defensemen in the 1st round. Don't get me started on goalies.
The League of Extraordinary Statisticians looks at defensive defensemen, and whether they can match the contributions of their offensive-minded counterparts.
The LOES takes a look at defensive forwards and how we might define them using advanced and basic metrics.
Goalies are a different bird, and the fantasy and GVT rankings are no exception. Overall, this is a little bit different analysis because we're working with a much smaller number of player; this...