At 2:15 of the third period in the Blue Jackets/Bruins game, video review supported the referee's call on the ice that Milan Lucic's shot deflected off Columbus goaltender Curtis McElhinney and into the net in a legal fashion. Good goal Boston.
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