Rush Shot Save Percentage

I have written a couple of posts (here and here) on rush shots as it relates to shooting percentages and I investigate this further at a later date. First though, I wanted to take a look at┬ásave percentages on rush and non-rush shots. Let’s start by looking at teach teams 5v5 road save percentages for the past 7 seasons combined. A few observations: Whoa Tampa! That’s a dreadful save percentage on the rush, 2.5% below anyone else. More on this later. The teams with the best save percentages on the rush are Anaheim, Phoenix, New Jersey, and Boston. r^2 between

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