NHL Numbers: It’s not the decade’s end but rather you can see it from here
With one month left in the 2010s, investigate the NHL’s top 10 pioneers over the past 10 years in objectives, focuses, wins and more.Sidney Crosby and Alex Ovechkin.|Getty ImagesThere’s still time. The 2010s aren’t finished at this point, there’s a month left in the second decade of the 21st century. However, we’re sufficiently close to take a look at the NHL’s top 10 pioneers in objectives, focuses, defenseman focuses, goalie wins and group prevails upon the past 10 years.
NHL POINT LEADERS OF THE ALMOST-DECADE (Jan. 1, 2010, to Nov. 30, 2019)
1. Sidney Crosby 7882. Patrick Kane 7833. Alex Ovechkin 7684. Claude Giroux 7275. Steven Stamkos 7036. John Tavares 6997. Phil Kessel 6898. Nicklas Backstrom 6889. Evgeni Malkin 68110. Anze Kopitar 672
Down the stretch they come: It’s Crosby by a bunch of focuses over Kane, yet the Pittsburgh whiz is likely sidelined until the schedule flips to 2020 while the Chicago hotshot is riding a 14- game point streak. So Kane could in all likelihood be delegated the scoring ruler of the decade when New Year’s Day moves around. In any case, it ought to be called attention to that Crosby times in at 630 games during the 2010s, altogether not exactly Kane (726 games), Ovechkin (755 games), Giroux (763 games) and, well, every other person in the top 10 aside from Pens colleague Malkin (591 games).
NHL GOAL LEADERS OF THE ALMOST-DECADE (Jan. 1, 2010, to Nov. 30, 2019)
1. Alex Ovechkin 4302. Steven Stamkos 3563. John Tavares 3124. Patrick Kane 3065. Sidney Crosby 2966. Joe Pavelski 2937. Phil Kessel 2818. Brad Marchand 2809. Jamie Benn 27810. Evgeni Malkin 269
Ovechkin, clearly: No large shock here. Ovechkin, who has driven the alliance in objectives multiple times and is crawling up on 700 for his profession, has scored 430 times and checking since Jan. 1, 2010. Previously 10 years, Ovechkin has likewise driven the NHL in objectives per game (0.57), even-quality objectives (260), strategic maneuver objectives (170), game-winning objectives (70), additional time objectives (16), first objectives (71) and void net objectives (23). On the other hand, he’s tied for last with zero in need of help objectives.
NHL DEFENSEMAN POINT LEADERS OF THE ALMOST-DECADE (Jan. 1, 2010, to Nov. 30, 2019)
1. Erik Karlsson 5772. Brent Burns 5433. Keith Yandle 4854. Kris Letang 4445. John Carlson 4396. Dustin Byfuglien 4337. Drew Doughty 4308. Victor Hedman 4279. Duncan Keith 42610. Ryan Suter 420
Shark cautioning: San Jose’s Karlsson and Burns rank 1-2 in defenseman scoring this decade, in spite of the fact that Karlsson piled on a large portion of his complete when he was in Ottawa. Karlsson is additionally the focuses per-game pioneer (0.85), in front of Burns and Letang (tied at 0.75). It’s an astonishment to see Yandle as the third-most profitable blueliner of the 2010s, which he accomplished by scoring more strategic maneuver focuses (222) than some other D-man. Consumes is the main objective scorer (166) previously 10 years, in front of Shea Weber (157).
NHL GOALIE WIN LEADERS OF THE ALMOST-DECADE (Jan. 1, 2010, to Nov. 30, 2019)
1. Marc-Andre Fleury 3172. Pekka Rinne 3053. Henrik Lundqvist 2974. Carey Price 2745. Jonathan Quick 2736. Braden Holtby 270t-7. Sergei Bobrovsky 264t-7. Tuukka Rask 2649. Corey Crawford 248t-10. Devan Dubnyk 239t-10. Roberto Luongo 239
Blossom control: It’s great to see Fleury driving the way, and considerably more so when you think about his .648 focuses rate (317- 160- 52) trails just Holtby (.689, 270- 110- 44) and Frederik Andersen (.674, 196- 84- 41) among the top 30 goalies with the most successes from 2010 through 2019. What’s more, there’s heaps of other goalie love to go around, as well. Rinne has the most shutouts this decade (49), two in front of Quick (47); Rask has the best objectives against normal (2.(***********************