NHL 21 Bruins Franchise Mode: Season Three Episode Three

By: Mike Cratty | Follow Me On Twitter @Mike_Cratty

Episode three was a busy one. That’s for sure. Tons of movement and chaos in this one and some great moves for the future of the team. I won’t spoil anything. Watch it for yourself and enjoy. Drop a follow on the channel if you enjoy the content as well, if you don’t follow already. Feel free to skip around the

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Looking At The Bruins Defenders Actual Versus Expected Goals

(Photo Credit: AP Photo/John Minchillo)

By Leon Lifschutz | Follow me @BruinsBreakdown

Now that we impressed our friends with our commentary on the Bruins’ forward group, it’s time to rub in our smarts (ahem, prove to them our nerdiness) with a discussion on the Bruins’ defenders. We will again perform an investigation looking at individual expected goals (iXG) in comparison to actual goals scored (goals or G). As we

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NHL 21 Bruins Franchise Mode: Episode Two, Season Two

By: Mike Cratty | Follow Me On Twitter @Mike_Cratty

Episode two was a much more successful one than episode one. We made some big moves and made some positive momentum in the right direction. I won’t spoil anything. Watch it for yourself and enjoy. Drop a follow on the channel if you enjoy the content as well, if you don’t follow already. Feel free to skip around the vod if

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Looking At The Bruins Forwards Actual Versus Expected Goals

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By Leon Lifschutz | Follow me @BruinsBreakdown

While the only numbers that really count at the end of a hockey game are how many goals each team scored, it can be informative to look at a variety of metrics. Sometimes these additional data points can help explain how events unfolded. In other instances, they can help us predict future outcomes. Perhaps, most importantly,

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NHL 21 Bruins Franchise Mode: Episode One, Season One

By: Mike Cratty | Follow Me On Twitter @Mike_Cratty

The franchise mode is underway! I’m going to try and bring multiple Stanley Cups to the Bruins organization over the next however many years in NHL 21. Season one was a lot of fun with plenty of people in the Twitch chat. To watch the Twitch vod (video on demand) of last night’s stream, you may need to make a free

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