The Lars Eller Thread - Coffee Shop Edition
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02-15-2013, 03:16 PM
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Shooting % is a relatively meaningless statistic that balances out over time. The more important statistic is shot generation. Players that shoot very little tend to have higher shooting % over a short term, but in the end DD won't be close to 21%.
I don't know Ellers shots on goal vs DD,s but shooting% means squat and the shorter the sample the less reliable it becomes. They'll be within 2-4% of each other by the time year is up. Who shoots more will determine who scores more with Eller generating 2-1 on shots, if it continues he will most definitely have more goals.
It really helps if you have a basic understanding of statistics before attempting to analyze the data. It sounds like you don't.
Eller = 23 shots 1 goal.
DD = 13 shots 3 goals.
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