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04-08-2013, 05:20 PM
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Originally Posted by Bardof425 View Post
I don't but it is interesting that you are so interested in shots per TOI (not scoring chances) and puck possession stats but not actual goals for and against at ES. there are variables beyond the players' control in all of these stats but you cannot cherry pick and remain credible.
You're right, Corsi does have a lot of the same flaws as +/-, but it's an improvement in a lot of ways. The big one is sample size. It's also per TOI while +/- is an absolute.

You can call it cherrypicking if you want, but I don't think I need to give equal weight to all stats.

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