For ice hockey, the goals against average statistic is the number of goals a goaltender allows per 60 minutes of playing time. It is calculated by taking the number of goals against, multiply that by 60 (minutes) and then dividing by the number of minutes played.
How do you calculate goalie win percentage?
For example, if a goalie had 30 wins and 10 losses, the calculation would be 30 divided by (30 + 10), which is 30 divided by 40, or 0.750, which is 75% when converted to a percentage.
What counts as a goalie win?
A goaltender receives a win if he is on the ice when his team scores the game-winning goal. Losses. A goaltender receives a loss if he is on the ice when the opposing team scores the game-winning goal.
What is the formula for NHL betting?
What is a good save percentage for an NHL goalie?
The rule of thumb is that you would like to have a goalie's save percentage to be 0.915% or higher. The NHL league average for save percentage is 0.910, but most teams and players are looking to be somewhere higher than average to set themselves apart from their fellow competitors.
What to look for when betting on hockey?
Here are a few helpful tips.
- Hockey is a moneyline sport.
- Hockey is a “Favorite” sport.
- Home-Ice Advantage isn't that valuable in Hockey.
- Focus on Road Favorites, especially rested ones.
- Buy Low on Short Road Dogs.
- Remember, because hockey is a moneyline sport, shopping for the best line is critically important.