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01-25-2013, 02:25 PM
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Originally Posted by LastWordArmy View Post
I did not blow it off, those teams had goalies that played exceptionally well. Having a goalie play above outstanding hockey can make up for horrible PP/PK and 5 on 5 play.
2011-12 playoffs
LA Kings
5v5 goal differential: #1 at 1.3 per 60 mins
PP success rate: #12 at 12.8%

2010-11 playoffs
Boston
5v5 goal differential: #1 at 1.5 per 60 mins
PP success rate: #14 at 11.4%

2009-10 playoffs
Chicago
5v5 goal differential: #3 at 0.5 per 60 mins
PP success rate: #5 at 22.5%

2008-09 playoffs
Pittsburgh
5v5 goal differential: tied for #3 with 0.5 per 60 mins
PP success rate: #7 at 20.6%

2007-08 playoffs
Detroit
5v5 goal differential: #1 at 0.9 per 60 mins
PP success rate: #9 at 18.9%

One of these stats shows clear correlation as every Cup winning team ranked in the top 3 among the best teams in hockey that season. The other shows no correlation whatsoever. You can have the last word since that's your thing but there is nothing to support your view. Nothing.

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