September 12 2014 12:31PM
While a number of teams have evidently dipped into their analytics budgets this summer, it's almost an understatement to say we were floored by what the Leafs did - bringing in Dubas, buying out the popular site ExtraSkater, and eventually creating what looks to be the heaviest analytics department in the league from an outsider's perspective. Though I don't consider Dubas an "analytics guy" the way he's perceived by some, he certainly is the type of manager that will use all the tools at his disposal, and he's brought in some top-notch resources.
A question that arises from all of this, of course, is how does it all fit together?
September 12 2014 09:51AM
He's moved up three spots since the 2013 rankings, and coming off a wild season, Guelph Storm defenceman Matt Finn is now our second-ranked prospect in the TLN Top Twenty.
Nation World HQ
September 12 2014 08:05AM
Rookie camps, team previews, zone entries, hockey markets contributing to losses, and more in this week's Round Up
September 11 2014 09:29PM
On this episode, the guys talk about Steve joining Sportsnet, NHL 15, and rule changes.
September 11 2014 04:21PM
The Toronto Maple Leafs are going bargain hunting for a blueliner, inviting Henrik Tallinder and Brendan Mikkelson to training camp.