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10-12-2012, 01:15 PM
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Originally Posted by ContrarianGoaltender View Post
Is your quality starts stat based solely on comparing to league average, or do you include the 2 or fewer goals against at or above replacement level that Rob Vollman includes in his number? Just wanted to clarify as I've seen a few different versions of the stat, and your numbers aren't lining up with some of the others.
I don't include the 2 or fewer goals rule. I do league-average, and I remove meaningless shutout relief performances.

When I first presented the statistic, I did it as a focus on below-average games. Once someone told me how similar it was to quality starts, the name started to stick.

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