2014 PLAYOFF NOTES: Earned his first point of the playoffs and first career playoff assist in GM 2 vs. LA ... Tied for the team lead with six hits and skated in a career-most 15:30 of ice time in GM 1 at STL on April 17
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