Analysis

Lucky/Unlucky

What can two-goal games in 2012-13 tell us about the NHL in 2013-14?

Predicting Playoff Save Percentage

Is regular season performance indicative of playoff performance for goaltenders?

Timely Goaltending

An old NHL adage that actually holds up.

Life Without Ryan Nugent-Hopkins

What should the Oilers' coach, Dallas Eakins, do without Ryan Nugent-Hopkins available to play center?

Goaltender Save Percentage Rankings

Tim Thomas is outstanding, Antti Niemi and Devan Dubnyk surprising, and Nikolai Khabibulin is stunning.

Dallas Eakins Talks Puck Possession

Dallas Eakins talks about Edmonton's style of play this coming season, what he expects from the defenders auditioning for jobs, and what it takes for teams to win hockey games.

Smid's Value Contract

Niklas Hjalmarsson's new contract shows how much value the Oilers took out of Ladislav Smid's latest contract.

Short-Handed Goaltender Rankings

From 1-76, how do NHL goaltenders stack up on the penalty kill?

Even Strength Goaltender Rankings

Where does your favorite goaltender rank?

Fenwick Close Standings

Which team improved the most? Which teams are headed the wrong way? Don't look now, but the Oilers are getting better.

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