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04-21-2013, 08:59 PM
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Originally Posted by SimplySensational View Post
Seriously where did the idea that Florida counts more hits come from?

First time I heard it was Devils fans using it to claim Kovalchuk isn't soft.
Probably from the fact that for the last 5 years they've ranked significantly higher in home hits than away hits.

08-09: 17 home, 27 road
09-10: 12 home, 27 road
10-11: 7 home, 25 road
11-12: 9 home, 27 road
12-13: 11 home, 26 road

Through that time they've had an average of 32% more hits at home than on the road.

It it more likely they they magically increase their hitting at home or that their hit counter is a little trigger happy?

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