Capitals Insider: Statistical analysis
The power forward's contributions go beyond the scoresheet, making him the most deserving candidate for the Calder trophy at the season's halfway point.
John Carlson and Karl Alzner have seen a steady progression since their time together in Hershey.
The Caps center has a history of making things happen.
Advanced stats are no longer just for the nerds who follow hockey and blog from their moms' basements.
There is a 50-50 chance Ovechkin ends up with 60 goals or more.
A look at which players have mastered the one-shot, one-goal, one-point feat.
While shootout wins are nice, a better indication of playoff success is a regulation victory.
Both Alex Ovechkin and Sidney Crosby have to be the frontrunners of the MVP conversation, but here's another name for your consideration: Anze Kopitar of the L.A. Kings.
The NHL doesn’t have the best track record when it comes to embracing statistical analysis. But times may be changing.
No one in the league has directed more rubber on net within 10 seconds after a faceoff than Alex Ovechkin.