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01-28-2012, 03:22 PM
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Originally Posted by Henriks Broadway Hat View Post
Yes. Thank you. It's like when Dubi's shooting percentage was 2%. it's not like he was getting robbed by goalies every night. He just wasn't in the right position. His first goal came off a juicy rebound. He was just there. That's an easier goal to score than something where you use the defenseman as a screen and snipe it. All these "advanced stats" get annoying really easily.
There is also no way for these stupid advanced stats to know when a guy is pressing. It's obvious to someone watching the game. Not obvious to a nerd who looks at stats instead of watching the game.

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