Plus/minus; calculated by subtracting the total number of goals allowed by
a player's team while the player is on the ice (at even strength or on the
power play) from the total number of goals scored by the player's team
while the player is on the ice (at even strength or short-handed).
An underline indicates that a career figure is based on incomplete data.
For example, shots on goal were not officially recorded for skaters until the
1967-68 NHL season, so Bobby Hull's
career total is incomplete.
Statistics in 5-on-5 situations in a "close" game. A game is considered "close" if the game is within 1 goal (1st and 2nd periods) or tied (3rd period or overtime).
Average time on ice (in minutes:seconds per game)
Age; player age as of end of January 31 of the given season. Age is Years-Days.
Defensive point shares; an estimate of the number of points contributed by
a player due to his defense. Please see the article Calculating Points Shares for more
Even strength goals
Goals against average; calculated by dividing goals against by minutes
played, then multiplying by 60 (the length of a regulation game).
Goals created; calculated by adding goals scored to 0.5 times assists,
then multiplying by team goals divided by team goals plus 0.5 times team
assists. For example in 2006-07, Sidney Crosby had 36 goals and 84
assists. The Penguins as a team had 267 goals and 468 assists. Thus
Crosby is credited with (36 + 0.5 * 84) * (267 / (267 + 0.5 * 468)) =
41.57 goals created. Note that the sum of player goals created is equal
to the sum of player goals scored for all teams.
Goalie point shares; an estimate of the number of points contributed by
a player due to his play in goal. Please see the article Calculating Points Shares for more
Minutes played (as goaltender)
Offensive point shares; an estimate of the number of points contributed by
a player due to his offense. Please see the article Calculating Points Shares for more
Power play goals on-ice against; the total number of power play goals
scored against a player's team while he was on the ice.
Power play goals on-ice for; the total number of power play goals scored
by a player's team while he was on the ice.
Penalties in minutes
Penalty killing percentage; calculated by subtracting power play goals
against from power play opportunities against, then dividing by power play
Power play percentage; calculated by dividing power play goals by power
Power play goals
Power play goals against
Power play opportunities
Power play opportunities against
Point shares; an estimate of the number of points contributed by a player.
Please see the article Calculating
Points Shares for more information.
Points; for players, calculated by adding goals to assists; for teams and
goalies, calculated by adding two times wins to ties plus overtime/shootout
Points percentage; for teams and goalies, calculated by dividing points by maximum possible points.
"Real" Points percentage. It counts 0 points for an OT loss, and any shootout game as a tie (1 point). In other words, the pre-2000 situation
Shooting percentage; calculated by dividing goals by shots on goal.
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