Video Review was used to determine that at 0:40 of the 3rd period of the Penguins/Capitals game, Alex Ovechkin's tip-in on a point shot by Mike Green had conclusively entered the net and hit the back crossbar. The overhead replay was used to make the call.
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