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Berglund's Contract

The sky is falling! Or not.

Compliance Buyouts

How do teams stand relative to the projected salary cap? Who might get an early start on unrestricted free agency?

Jason Spezza

How would Spezza fit in the lineup? How does the budget look?

Shots Faced And Save Percentage

Low shot totals and poor performances seem to go hand-in-hand.

Bad Goalie Contracts

What makes a contract bad? Bad goalie. Too much money. Too long.

5 years of Corsi

Some of the Blues are above average and some of the Blues are Max Lapierre.

Predicting Corsi

You can (sort of) predict Corsi using either the last two years or Corsi for the player's career.

Bad Trades

The Blues have made some.

Hot Goalies?

There's no question that goalies get hot (or cold). It's just hard to see it in small samples.

Does Corsi Change With Age?

Maybe. Maybe not. We really don't have enough data for a clear-cut answer.

Shootout Save Percentage

Executive Summary: Goalies do not differ in Shootout.

Power Play Save Percentage

Executive Summary: Goalies do not differ on the Power Play. Teams do not differ either.

Penalty Kill Save Percentage

Executive Summary: Goalies do not differ on the Penalty Kill. Teams do not differ either.

Even Strength Save Percentage

Executive Summary: Goalies differ at Even Strength. Teams are the same.

How The Front Office Failed

Critical mistakes in 2 areas doomed the Blues.

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Goals For, Goals Against, And Points

The old adage is that a goal prevented is better than a goal scored. At least as far as getting NHL standings points that seems to be true. I looked at the relationship between goals for, goals...

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Jeff Skinner By The Numbers

Like Eric Staal, Jeff Skinner is a good offensive player and not good defensively. Skinner has less of a track record than Staal, so I have looked at Goals and Corsi. GF is Goals For. CA is...

Simulating the Blues and Hawks

I set up a coin-flipping simulation for the playoffs.

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Eric Staal By The Numbers

Eric Staal is a good offensive player and not good defensively.I know the narrative on Canes Country is that Eric Staal is having an off year, and that his knee injury is the cause. Actually, by...

Steve Ott or a Penalty Kill?

Is nothing better than Steve Ott?

Steve Ott or a Penalty Kill?

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Is nothing better than Steve Ott?

Sudden Cardiac Death

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Some of the causes of Sudden Cardiac Death in young athletes.

Goalie Poll

Who was the best goalie to change teams at the Trade Deadline?

Quick Thoughts on Deadline Day

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Not the Blues. Not by the numbers. And..uh..Fuck Detroit!

Quick Thoughts on Deadline Day

Not the Blues. Not by the numbers. And..uh..Fuck Detroit!

Giving Up Goals In Bunches

Turns out the Blues give up "Goals in Bunches" at a rate better than average and about what you would expect from an elite defensive team.

Are Goalies Binomial?

Save percentage varies some from shot to shot. Does it differ enough to matter?

Armchair GM

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Throw those trade suggestions out there! How would you make the Blues better?

Estimating Goalies: When Bayes Fails.

Sometimes the Bayes Method gives you better answers than the Frequentist Method, sometimes it doesn't.

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