Drewiske was injured in training camp and has yet to play this season. The 28-year-old was acquired last season from the Los Angeles Kings and has career totals of five goals and 25 assists in 135 games for the Kings and Canadiens.
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