If given enough time, could Brad Marchand’s nose cut through Johnny Gaudreau’s arm?
Reddit /r/hockey | 21 Jul 22h06
We will assume the following:
* Brad Marchand is given unlimited time to perform the task. Food, drink, and sleep is provided as needed.
* Brad Marchand may apply ointments, medications, and first aid to his nose as necessary to maintain the physical condition of said nose.
* Johnny Gaudreau's arm cannot heal - whether by biological or clinical means - between cutting sessions.
* Both involved parties are willing and motivated to perform their respective roles.
This is a very important matter, so I ask that you please participate in this discussion seriously and professionally. We're not children.
Personally I just want to predict the West:
Vancouver Edmonton Seattle Portland Kelowna
LAK LAB LAD LAC LAL
Dallas KC St Louis Wichita Lincoln
Chicago Winnipeg Green Bay Regina Minnesota
Now that the 2010's are over, here are the top scorers of the decade.
Reddit /r/hockey | 22 Jul 02h31
From 2010-2019 seasons. So starts at start of the 2010 season (which is technically 2009) and ended this past 2019 season:
1. Crosby: 819 pts
2. Kane: 796 pts
3. Ovechkin: 791 pts
4. Giroux: 735 pts
5. Stamkos: 720 pts
6. Backstrom: 716 pts
7. Tavares: 709 pts
8. Malkin: 698 pts
9. Kessel: 697 pts
10. Kopitar: 684 pts
Here's the link so you can view the extended list, extra stats and games played to see who scored at the highest rate per game: https://www.quanthockey.com/nhl/seasons/last-10-nhl-seasons-players-stats.html
Some guys fell short simply because of games played. Like Malkin is 2nd in PPG behind only Crosby but misse...
The most dominant goal scorer in the NHL, season by season
Reddit /r/hockey | 21 Jul 22h10
I decided to take a look at who the most dominant goal scorer in the NHL was by season. Each season's highest GPG total is shown at an 82 game pace. Here are the results.
1926-27 - Bill Cook (61.5G): 10.5 goal lead over Babe Dye
1927-28 - Howie Morenz (62.93G): 8.93 goal lead over Nels Stewart
1928-29 - Ace Bailey (41G): 1.86 goal lead over Nels Stewart
1929-30 - Cooney Weiland (80.14G): 3.73 goal lead over Dit Clapper
1930-31 - Charlie Conacher (68.7G): 9.83 goal lead over Howie Morenz
1931-32 - Charlie Conacher (63.36G): 5.28 goal lead over Bill Cook
1932-33 - Bill Cook (47.83G): 1.7 goal lead over Busher Jackson
Keeper of the Cup Phil Pritchard: Dreams are made in St Louis today! 20 years ago Pat Maroon visited the Hockey Hall Fame and got a photo with the Cup. Today he brought it back home to St Louis and took another photo....in his house!
Reddit /r/hockey | 21 Jul 18h27
Charlie Simmer (back) awaiting a face off with Brian Sutter (right) and Mike Milbury at the Boston Garden on March 21, 1985