Here are some highlights (thru Sunday):
1ANTON VOLCHENKOVOTTD73 260
2JASON SMITHEDMD76 215
3NICLAS HAVELIDATLD71 212
4BRETT CLARKCOLD75 188
5BRENDAN WITTNYID74 184
6SEAN HILLNYID74 177
MISSED SHOTS (wide, hit post, etc.)
Gagne leads with 166; No Islander has more than 87 (Bergeron)
Jagr leads with 117. Bergeron is also the top Isle in this category (72)
4MARTIN ST. LOUISTBLR7676
% of TEAM's FACEOFF TAKEN
Total: Lidstrom leads with 2,064:51. Poti leads Isles with 1809:34 and is 18th overall (He averages 25:29 per game --15th in NHL)
Total (Forwards) TB has all of the top 3 (St.Louis, Richards & Lecavalier in that order. Sillinger leads Isles forwards and is 30th in NHL
(Per game -- Forwards) St. Louis still leads; Smyth leads Isles at 20:34 per game.
PP Ice Time: Gonchar leads NHL with 547 minutes; Poti leads Isles with 324:51 (63rd overall).
SH Ice Time: Total Per game
(Poti is 10th)
Brett Clark (Colorado) leads with 2627. Sean Hill leads the Isles with 2074 (32nd).
AVERAGE Shift Time
Dan Boyle and Scott Niedermayer are the only players averaging more than 1:00 per shift. Miro Satan leads the Isles at just under 54 seconds/shift.
Forever1940 is the nom de plume of FSN statistician Eric Hornick.Eric, who has worked the Stanley Cup Finals four times, celebrated his 25th anniversary as the statistician on Islander home telecasts on January 21, 2007. Often referred to on-air as an actuary, he is one of 2,921 Fellows of the Casualty Actuarial Society and is the President-Elect of the Casualty Actuaries of Greater NY.You can find him in the "Best Seat in the House", about six feet to Howie and Billy's left, at most Islander home games.For more on the actuarial profession, visit www.beanactuary.org