Behind the Numbers: Paul Stastny’s Rocky Start

Posted: 7th November 2009 by James Crider in NHL
Comments Off
If you've watched him play at home, you probably think he's a shoe-in for the Hart Trophy. If you've watching him play on the road, you're probably calling for whoever decided to pay him $6.6 million dollars to be shot. Paul Stastny's 2009-2010 campaign is off to a puzzling start. On Pepsi Center ice, he's been brilliant: four goals, 11 points, and a plus-4 rating in only six games played. Subsequently, the Avalanche are a perfect 6-0-0 at home. Things haven't come so easily on the road. Though the Avalanche have been largely successful away from home, going 6-3-2, Stastny has not; he has no goals and five assists in the 11 game span. Production from players like Tucker, Jones, and Galiardi largely covered the lack of production from Stastny, but that can't continue to happen. If your star ...

Read Full Article at Bleacher Report - NHL
Article written by James Crider

Comments are closed.