Stephen Burtch
Projecting NHL rookie totals for Nolan Patrick and Nico Hischier
Stephen Burtch
There seems to be a real competition between Nolan Patrick and Nico Hischier on who will get picked first overall at the NHL Draft. Steve Burtch looks at their junior totals, and projects what each will produce in the NHL rookie seasons.
Sportsnet's analytics experts share their Stanley Cup Playoffs brackets
Stephen Burtch
Why this trade deadline is key step towards Canucks rebuild
Stephen Burtch
Some of the deadline moves Vancouver needs to make are obvious (Alex Burrows, Jannik Hansen) -- but Steve Burtch breaks down why the team should consider trading anyone 25 years of age or older.
The 11-best era-adjusted individual NHL seasons of all-time
Stephen Burtch
It's hard to ignore the greatness of Mario Lemieux and Wayne Gretzky's point production in NHL history, even after adjusting for different era. But neither are at the top of this list, and there are a few other surprising, old names.
Giving historical context to the rookie seasons of Marner and Matthews
Stephen Burtch
Maple Leafs at the quarter mark: Spare forward depth to acquire defence?
Stephen Burtch
Steve Burtch takes a look at what's worked for the Leafs and what they could improve on at the quarter mark, and wonder if they should spare some of their depth up front to get a defenceman.
2016-17 NHL standings predictions using analytics
Stephen Burtch
Just as he did last season, Steve Burtch combines three models to come up with standings predictions -- find out who is rising and who is falling.
UFA Bargain bin: Four players analytics identify as value adds
Stephen Burtch
Projecting NHL rookie point totals for Matthews, Laine and Puljujarvi
Stephen Burtch
Before last NHL season, Steve Burtch shared some rookie point projections for top NHL prospects - and he was pretty close to bang on. Now, he looks at what we could expect from the top of this year's draft class.