Caps vs. Canucks #fancystats recap
The Caps lost to the Canucks, 4-3. The Caps the 5-on-5 shot attempt battle 57-45
5-on-5 shot attempt chart:
-Joel Ward and Eric Fehr led the Caps with a +12 on-ice shot attempt differential. Fellow third-liner Brooks Laich was next at +11.
-Andre Burakovsky and Tom Wilson had the worst shot attempt differential at -5.
-Burakovsky played 5:37 and had just 3 shifts after the first period, only one of which came in the final 25 minutes of the game.
-Nate Schmidt was on the ice for the most Caps shot attempts (23).
-Tom Wilson was on the ice for the most shot attempts against (21).
-Burakovsky, Jay Beagle, and Jason Chimera faced the toughest zone starts, starting 0% of shifts in the offensive zone
-Ward, Fehr, and Laich faced the easiest zone starts, starting 70% of shifts in the offensive zone
-Nate Schmidt, possession monster update: 57.14 ZS% +5 in shot attempts
All stats from War on Ice