After reviewing the incident in which Los Angeles Kings forward Jordan Nolan hit Phoenix Coyotes defenseman Rostislav Klesla in a preseason game Sunday night between the two teams, the National Hockey League's Department of Player Safety has determined that no supplemental discipline is appropriate.
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