TSN Hockey Analytics
The first weekly hockey analytics program in North America, TSN Hockey Analytics, hosted by Andy McNamara, features regular appearances by a wide range of guests from the TSN Hockey team, including Jamie McLennan, Travis Yost, TSN’s resident stats guru Scott Cullen, and Globe and Mail hockey writer James Mirtle.
The show presents a larger picture of the power of hockey analytics by looking at multiple game trends in an entertaining style that is both accessible to the casual hockey fan, but also comprehensive enough for the dedicated analytics enthusiast.
TSN fantasy expert Scott Cullen gave his weekly 'Heroes and Zeroes,' as well as his top-10 story-lines from the past week in the NHL.
Tsalikis: Bergevin must address lack of skill in top-six
Simon Tsalikis, host on TSN 690 Montreal, joined the program and gave his input on the Habs firing Michel Therrien, the deployment of the Habs forward group, their struggles on the penalty kill, the impact of Claude Julien, and the team's approach to the trade deadline.
Mirtle: Leafs need to take a longer look at Josh Leivo
James Mirtle, editor-in-chief of The Athletic Toronto, gave his thoughts on Sidney Crosby reaching 1000 points and what might have been had Crosby not been injured, the Leafs approach to back-to-backs, Josh Leivo's impact on the club, the Ottawa Senators success this season, and what to make of the falling Dallas Stars.
Yost: Crosby projecting to be in same class as Howe, Lemieux
TSN Hockey Analytics writer Travis Yost hopped on with Andy McNamara to look at Sidney Crosby's historical dominance, how he sees Crosby's career projecting out, the NHL playoff system not rewarding the top teams, and how Bruce Boudreau has helped the Minnesota Wild get to the top of the Western Conference.
TSN Hockey Analytics - Season 3 - Episode 16
On this week's show, TSN 690 Montreal's Simon Tsalikis joined Andy McNamara to analyze the Habs hiring Claude Julien, as well regular contributors Travis Yost, James Mirtle and Scott Cullen all break down Crosby's 1000-point milestone.
Cullen: Heroes and Zeroes
TSN fantasy hockey expert Scott Cullen gave his 'Heroes and Zeroes' and the top story-lines from the past week in NHL.
Fracassi: Good chance Cassidy's interim tag is lifted
Zig Fracassi, host of 'This Week in College Hockey' on Sirius XM, joined the program and gave his thoughts on the Bruins firing Claude Julien, if Bruce Cassidy is a long-term fit in Boston and how this off-season could shape up in terms of coaching hires.
Mirtle: Leafs rookie production likely to continue
James Mirtle from The Athletic discussed if the Leafs' rookies will hit a rookie wall, what makes Vladimir Tarasenko so great, the New York Islanders recent spike in performance since moving Doug Weight into the head coaching position, and the notion of faceoffs being overvalued.
Yost: Capitals should go all in at the deadline
TSN Hockey Analytics writer Travis Yost broke down the power imbalance in the NHL conferences, what to make of the Blue Jackets recent regression and if the Capitals should go all in at the trade deadline.
TSN Hockey Analytics - Season 3 - Episode 15
On this week's show, Zig Fracassi from Sirius XM joined Andy McNamara to analyze the Bruins firing Claude Julien, as well regular contributors Travis Yost, James Mirtle and Scott Cullen.