SALO

Bayesian NHL skater ability and value ratings

Recent Posts

What a lunkhead I am!

–Dunce! Dotard, a-dozing at the very nonce, After a life spent training for the sight! Robert Browning, Childe Roland to the Dark Tower Came I can totally do some of version 3 in an easier way than I’d planned. I don’t see why each part (shots, pens, etc.) can’t be fitted separately. Up till last night I had the sense I’d have to estimate them jointly. Otherwise, the estimated relationships of GP to ability could get biased.

Intro to SALO

SALO is a fully Bayesian skater ability and value model for the NHL.

Version 2 Estimates

Version 2 estimates are back up.

Links

Corsica: all-purpose NHL WAR

Evolving Hockey: descriptive NHL WAR

Even Strength: NWHL point shares

Meta Hockey: a hockey analytics repository