Sportsnet.ca 'Shot Quality Project' (EDIT: Now with results!!)
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10-30-2013, 11:32 AM
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Great work. Very interesting stuff that confirms what most of us intuitively understood and illustrates the weakness of the method of weighing every shot attempt the same.
I plan to use this extra layer of data to isolate why a player like Steven Stamkos can maintain a higher shooting percentage than the norm; contrast where Chris Kunitz receives the puck playing with Crosby compared to without; what type of opportunities Chara can and can’t prevent; if Tuukka Rask sees more clean shots than Ondrej Pavelec, and whether it matters; and, if the Maple Leafs have figured out a cheat code for the Fenwick close success model."
Can't wait for this.
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