Thread: Confirmed with Link: Rangers sign Jeff Halpern (1 year @ 700K)
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07-11-2012, 11:25 PM
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Originally Posted by -31- View Post
Or you could look at it another: when you evaluating players based on a sample size of 30-40 events, there's a big luck factor involved. Anisimov, in 2011-12 was a lot luckier in the defensive zone than Boyle.
30-40 events? You think their opponents only got off 30-40 shots over a whole season against each of these players?

Anisimov was on the ice for 419 ES shots against last season. Boyle for 435. Luck tends not to weigh too heavily on those numbers.

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