Caps vs. Panthers #fancystats recap
The Caps prevailed over the Panthers 2-1 in a shootout. The Caps are now 3-0-2 on the year. Here’s a look at some stats from the game, particularly the #fancystats.
-Shot attempts at 5-on-5 were 49-35 Caps. Close-game shot attempts were also in favor of the Caps, 48-32.
-W-L on faceoffs, 41-22 Caps. In no particular order: Burakovsky 2-3, Backstrom 15-6, Laich 3-1, Brouwer 4-0, Kuznetsox 6-4, Chimera 1-1, Fehr 10-7.
-The Caps best CorsiRel player was Andre Burakovsky at +28.44%
-The Caps worst CorsiRel player was Chris Brown at -29.17%
-Brooks Orpik was on the ice for the most Caps shot attempts for with 29.
-Matt Niskanen was on the ice for the most Panthers shot attempts with 20.
-The toughest ZS% went to Matt Niskanen at 50%
-6 Caps had a 100% ZS%: Andre Burakovsky, Brooks Laich, Marcus Johansson, Evgeny Kuznetsov, Liam O’brien, and Chris Brown
-Nate Schmidt, possession monster update: 80% ZS, +18.26 CorsiRel
All data pulled from War on Ice.