Winnipeg Jets By The Numbers: Mathieu Perreault 2014-2015

Garret Hohl
May 28 2015 07:58AM

The season has been laid to rest.

Fans have completed their lamenting of the Anaheim Ducks sweeping the Winnipeg Jets. The healing process has begun.

But, before full closure can be completed, an autopsy of the Jets season must be initiated.

We turn our evidence-based breakdown of the Jets #fancystats sensation, Mathieu Perreault.

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Looking at the Winnipeg Jets first round picks using PCS

Garret Hohl
May 27 2015 02:15PM

If you have not heard, myself and three Nations Network compatriots (Josh Weissbock, Moneypuck, and Rhys Jessop in alpha order) have been working on improving draft analytics.

The project has been going on for well over a year now and is still in progress; however, we have started to release where we are at currently with Prospect Cohort Success (PCS).

Weissbock released an introduction to PCS percentage and PCS points per game to the masses. Essentially it looks at the closest comparable players in age, height, and scoring for the same league and then calculates what percentage of those cohorts made the NHL for 200 or more games played, as well as the cohorts combined points per game.

PCS can be used to look at potential draft selections, but also to look at player development.

Let's take a look at PCS for the Winnipeg Jets first round picks.

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Meet Your Manitoba Moose Part Three

Jeremy Wiebe
May 27 2015 11:45AM

This five-part series will focus on the players that will don the Manitoba Moose jersey in 2015-16. While these players may see time with the Winnipeg Jets next season, they will likely make up the core of the farm team that will be heading to the Manitoba capital. Part three features Will O'Neill.

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Winnipeg Jets By The Numbers: Mark Scheifele 2014-2015

Garret Hohl
May 27 2015 07:30AM

The season has been laid to rest.

Fans have completed their lamenting of the Anaheim Ducks sweeping the Winnipeg Jets. The healing process has begun.

But, before full closure can be completed, an autopsy of the Jets season must be initiated.

We turn our evidence-based breakdown of the Jets young top-six centre, Mark Scheifele.

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Meet Your Manitoba Moose Part Two

Jeremy Wiebe
May 26 2015 11:45AM

This five-part series will focus on the players that will don the Manitoba Moose jersey in 2015-16. While these players may see time with the Winnipeg Jets next season, they will likely make up the core of the farm team that will be heading to the Manitoba capital. Part two features J.C. Lipon.

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