Possession kind of matters during the playoffs. Bonus content -- Blues & Kings scoring chances!
The New Jersey Devils are above average when it comes to possession this season. How do they stack up to past Devils teams and the NHL? By using the Fenwick percentages at Behind the Net, I make the comparison in this post.
The New Jersey Devils performed better under Jacques Lemaire than John MacLean last season. I show how much better by possession statistics from Time on Ice between the two head coaches in various even strength situations