Home town boy gets in the lineup against Minny today. After a disallowed goal by Boeser in OT and 2OT loss U of N. Dakota v. BU yesterday, seems a bit rushed to get him in the lineup today. But yeah, season ticket drive is coming and there has been very little to cheer about this season for the Canucks.
- 4 cases of food poisoning
- 3 cases of the Mumps
- Markstrom injured in meaningless skills competition
- most man games lost due to injury out of every NHL team (334)
What Does The NHL Injury Data Say? March 18
- The Vancouver Canucks (334) and Winnipeg Jets (291) have suffered the most man-games lost to injury so far this season. The Washington Capitals (43) and Calgary Flames (66) are the least injured teams. See Table 1 below for more rankings.
- The Buffalo Sabres and Pittsburgh Penguins have faced the greatest cumulative impact of injured forwards or defensemen by the IIT-skater metric. The Washington Capitals and Calgary Flames have faced the least impact due to injuries.
- On the other hand, the LA Kings and Tampa Bay Lightning are most affected by injuries by the Lost-ps metric. The Kings are 7th in team man-games lost with 224 and have had injuries to high Point Shares players.
- The Vancouver Canucks are tops in cumulative minutes lost to injury (CMIP) based on the average ice time lost from their injured players.
The greatest injury impact to a team for a lost defenseman (by IIT-skater metric) is Kris Letang (29 games missed to injury and his relatively high ATOI). See Table 2 below for more skater rankings.
- For forwards, Johan Larsson’s 36 games injured cause him to lead all IIT-skater metrics for forwards.
- Steven Stamkos (53 games injured) leads all players in Lost-ps, based on games injured and his Point Shares lost to injury.
- Tyler Myers (60 games injured) leads all players in CMIP based on his games missed and his average time on ice per game.
- For goalies, Jonathan Quick’s 59 man-games lost and average minutes played place him 1st in IIT-goalie, impact to a team due to injury to a goalie.https://www.mangameslost.com/register/welcome/?level=7