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05-11-2013, 02:11 PM
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Originally Posted by segmentation fault View Post
That doesnt mean the 10th powerplay is obligated to give you a goal. Each PP is its own independent event.

http://www.wyzant.com/help/math/stat...in_probability



Because you fail on one power play, it does NOT mean the chances are better the next. At all.
And I personally have conceded that point:

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That said, if you already had 9 PPs where you didn't score a goal, then chances that you won't score on the 10th PP are still 90%, they won't decrease because of the other 9 PPs failing

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