OSHAWA, Ont. - Daniel Altshuller made 33 saves to earn his league-leading 29th victory of the season as the Oshawa Generals doubled up the visiting Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds 4-2 on Sunday in Ontario Hockey League play.
Colin Suellentrop had a goal and an assist for the Generals (31-19-4), who are now just two points behind the Belleville Bulls for first in the East Division, while Michael Dal Colle, Brian Hughes and Boone Jenner added a goal apiece.
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