The Wild West – Top 20 Rookies Re-Visited

Grant Campbell

2021-03-08

Weekly Western Leaders (to March 7th, 2021) – in bold leads the NHL

Goals – 15 – Connor McDavid – Edmonton

Assists – 28 – Connor McDavid – Edmonton

Points – 43 – Connor McDavid – Edmonton

PPP – 18 – Connor McDavid – Edmonton

Shots on Goal – 101 – Connor McDavid – Edmonton (120 – Brady Tkachuk)

Shooting % (min 22 SOG) – 31.8 – Marcus Foligno – Minnesota

PIM – 39 – Tyler Myers – Vancouver (43 – Trent Frederic)

Best plus/minus – plus 16 – Leon Draisaitl – Edmonton (plus 22 – Joel Edmundson)

Worst plus/minus – minus 16 – Quinn Hughes – Vancouver (minus 21 – Rasmus Dahlin)

Hits – 99 – Jani Hakanpaa – Anaheim (115 – Radko Gudas)

Blocked shots – 78 – Adam Larsson – Edmonton

FOW – 341 – Ryan O'Reilly – St. Louis

FOL – 285 – Bo Horvat – Vancouver

FO% (min 125 FO) – 60.1 – Pierre-Edouard Bellemare – Colorado (67.7 Luke Glendening)

Giveaways – 34 – Nate Schmidt – Vancouver (40 – Jack Hughes, Thomas Chabot)

Takeaways – 25– Mark Scheifele – Winnipeg

Highest Skater GAR (goals above replacement) – 10.1 – Connor McDavid – Edmonton

Lowest Skater GAR – minus 6.0 – Phil Kessel – Arizona

Highest xGAR (expected goals above replacement) – 10.0 – Connor McDavid – Edmonton – (12 – Auston Matthews)

Lowest xGAR – minus 6.0 – Duncan Keith – Chicago (minus 6.4 –