This is part two of a multi-part series tackling the nitty-gritty of hockey’s newest statistics. Episodes will be released every Wednesday. Coming up next week: Tactics and Video Analysis with Rachel Doerrie
Check out Episode 1: Goaltender Statistics with Ian Fleming here
Hockey’s newest statistics, otherwise known as hockey analytics have come a long way since their inception in the mid-2000’s, and they are ever growing. In a world where data, ideas, and concepts are ever-increasing, finding a way to easily convey that information. In steps data visualization; the bridge between the math, and the hockey.
A graphical guru, Sean is a data visualization experts who excels at turning the abstract, and the complex into the comprehensible. You can read his work at The Athletic Chicago, as well as The Athletic Toronto, and at Hockey-Graphs. You can follow him on Twitter @ChartingHockey.
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I host my own radio show across Manitoba, CA. When I’m not regaling you with whimsical stories, I’m writing, podcasting, or lamenting the woes of Arsenal, Detroit Lions, and Ottawa Senators fandom.
A brand marketer by day, a writer by night. Nick is a lover of all things hockey and a die hard fan of the Detroit Red Wings. With contributions to multiple blogs, Nick is continuing to marry his two passions: writing and hockey.
I’m a recent Brock University grad and a huge Blue Jays and Wild fan. I spent two years in the UK and am happy to be back in London Ontario for the 2016-17 MLB playoffs and NHL season.