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03-18-2006, 10:46 AM
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Originally Posted by dedalus
I'm disputing your statement that a 90 second 5-3 is equivalent to 5 minutes of 5-4. Surely it's not too much to ask you to bring something to that comparison. Otherwise you're, you know, pulling numbers out of your *** in an attempt to make a point. (Please note, using "infinitely" really doesn't bring anything to the table in the way of supporting your claim.)
During a fairly recent telecast, I believe it was on one of the NBC game Emrick brought up a stat that was the average team scores every 13:06 on a 5-on-4 and an average team scores every 2:03 on a 5-on3. It broke down to being a 5-on-3 almost 6 times more valuable than a 5-on-4.

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Originally Posted by dedalus
Please clarify this. Or you could poijt me to the 16 games about which you're writing and I'll do the research myself.
The 16 games were:

10/14 Pens - 2/8
10/15 Isles - 2/12
10/22 Leafs - 1/8
10/25 Habs - 2/8
10/27 Panthers - 1/7
10/28 Canes - 4/9
10/30 Sens - 3/10
11/3 Caps - 2/8
11/22 Bolts - 1/4
11/25 Bruins - 2/6
3/6 Habs - 2/7
3/8 Canes - 1/4
3/11 Sabres - 0/3
3/12 Pens - 0/6
3/15 Panthers - 0/2
3/17 Bolts - 1/7

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