Boston Bruins stock chart

As anyone familiar with hockey analytics can tell you, there are countless ways to parse and visualize hockey data nowadays in an effort to learn more about our favourite teams and make predictions about future performance. What’s often missing is a real-money, market approach to seeing who is or isn’t underperforming relative to expectations. Let’s …

Three reasons why the Senators might beat the Bruins

Yesterday, I wrote about how the Ottawa Senators were the only team to open the playoffs as a home underdog, and a big one at that. It makes sense – the Boston Bruins’ underlying numbers are some of the best in the league, and the Senators are the only team to qualify for the playoffs as a negative goal differential team.