played 48 games with Abbotsford scoring 1 goals and 8 assists for 9 points and 12 PIMS and is a team high +13 ... his first NHL recall on Mar.6 ... played in his 1st NHL game on Mar. 7 vs NYI earning 11:15 of ice time and a +1 rating ... picked up his first NHL point (assist) in his hometown on Mar.8 ... had assists in three straight games Mar.22-26 ... had season ending shoulder surgery the week of April 1 and missed the last five games of the season
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