Draft Theory: Re-Defining the Roles of Scouts and Stats

View image | gettyimages.com Numbers and scouts would seem to be at odds over Pavel Zacha. But are they really? I don’t know precisely why this is, but I think I have a pretty good idea. Whenever we talk about looking at prospects through the lens of statistics and quantitative analysis, the discussion almost inevitably turns…


Top-10 UFA countdown: #8 – Martin St. Louis

Photo Credit: Brad Penner/USA TODAY Sports This is a series counting down the top-10 pending UFAs. It will be posted across the Nation Network over the next month! Enjoy! Over the course of Martin St. Louis‘ Hall of Fame worthy career the 5-foot-8 winger has won a Hart Trophy, a Stanley Cup, an Olympic Gold Medal…


Winnipeg Jets By The Numbers: Jay Harrison 2014-2015

View image | gettyimages.com 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 defenseman, Jay Harrison.