I started this blog yesterday (March 27, 2015), but I started crunching numbers about a year ago. So I actually have done a little bit of work (IMHO) that is interesting enough that I wanted to share it.
I used Copper and Blue FanPosts as my venue.
Rather than recreating them, I’m archiving the links to the articles here. I hope CnB doesn’t delete old posts!
What’s a UFA worth? published on May 26, 2014, 2:26p. Regressing salary and point production for forwards to assess who’s over and underpaid. That will need to be updated at the end of this year, and with CapGeek gone …
The Two Weeks That Wrecked Yak published on May 3, 2014, 12:06a. Where I look at a sudden fall-off in Yak’s Corsi (coinciding with a change in faceoff strategy postulated by Tyler Dellow), and plead with the Oiler’s to fix it. YAK CITY B*TCH.
Updating Draft Success Numbers – A Vainglorious Number Crunching Exercise published on Apr 8, 2014, 4:30p. This was one of my biggest crunching projects, where (as far as I know), I’m the only guy who’s actually looked at draft success broken down by position (F, D, and G). Goalies are voodoo, man. Voodoo!