At 1:00 of the third period in the Kings/Lightning game, the Situation Room initiated a video review to determine whether Richard Panik's shot crossed the goal line. Video review confirmed the referee's call on the ice that the puck did not completely cross the goal line. No goal Tampa Bay.
Not only is it a great idea, but if you don't [start using analytics] you're going to fall behind. You have to be on the cutting edge. It was [Arizona Coyotes assistant general manager] Darcy Regier who said, 'If you didn't invent it, you have to be the second- or third-best copier, because if you're fourth or fifth you've got no chance.'
— Detroit Red Wings coach Mike Babcock on his interest in advanced statistical analysis