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09-16-2013, 04:15 PM
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Originally Posted by BLONG7 View Post
Hard to measure, but it does mean you have the puck more often than not...

Faceoffs in either zone are important, but neutral zone faceoffs are less meaningful...
I saw an NHL statistician sitting down with Brian Burke,Mike Milbury,Tony Amonte and Peter Chiarelli and say that less than 2% of faceoffs have direct relationship to goals.

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