Geek of the Week: Regression in the Projections Part 2

Scott Maran

2018-09-02


Last week was Part 1 of Regression in the Projections (Check it outif you missed it) so this week we’ll be tackling Part 2. Similar to last week, we’ll be taking a look at which players are projected to provide less value than they did the year before. All projections are based on a standard 12-team Yahoo league measuring goals, assists, shots on goal, power play points, and hits.

Mike Hoffman (2017-18: 75th, 2018-19 projected: 158th)

 

Rank

FHG Value

GP

G

A

SOG

PPP

HITS

2017-18

75

23

82

22

34

257

21

31

2018-19

158

-6

77

26

31

244

14

31

What a tumultuous year it’s been for Mike Hoffman. After being a star on the Ottawa Senators for years, he quickly became toxic to the touch in the NHL after it was accused that Hoffman’s fiancée had been harassing Erik