What Variables Predict Playoff Success?
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10-03-2012, 05:07 PM
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This may or may not be a starting point.
From HOH, the weakest team to win the Cup in recent memory:
The recent Kings (terrible offense in the regular season) broke some major trends
The two outliers (Pitt and LAK) both had coach/system changes late-ish in the year (the one guy does note this about Pitt). I would think it best to throw them both out if looking for trends, reasoning that the hockey they played in the playoffs wasn't necessarily the same hockey that generated the sub-par numbers.
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