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The best hockey podcast in the world hosted by two guys who at one point owned Erik Karlsson in their keeper pools.

August 22, 2014

No. 28 - How Can Advanced Stats Help Me Win My Hockey Pool?

In the second episode of our mini fantasy offseason series, we dig into advanced stats and unearth the ones that give you the biggest edge in winning your fantasy hockey pool. Elan and Brian take on Corsi, Relative Corsi, player usage charts, zone starts, and PDO, explaining what they are, how they're calculated, and how you can use them to your advantage.

Also, Brian's laptop fan makes an appearance.

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..and, as promised, more advanced stats resources for your own use and research:

August 10, 2014

No. 27 - Recapping Offseason Moves

We're both finally done celebrating our respective 2013/14 Fantasy Hockey Championships, and so we're back with the first of a string of episodes leading up to the first regular season puck drop in October. 

This week, Elan and Brian discuss a number of players who were involved in offseason moves are whether they are likely to be helped or hindered by their change in scenery. Players discussed include Paul Stastny, Jarome Iginla, Tom Gilbert, Jussi Jokinen, Devan Dubnyk, Ryan Miller, Jonas Hiller, Nikolai Kulemin and James Neal.

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