Want a little insight on how the series might play out and about who stands the best chance of winning the Cup? Here’s a collection of probability models that use advanced statistics to estimate how things might unfold.
PIT-CBJ Series Probabilities, via Alice: pic.twitter.com/q6HbhQ7BaL
— Emmanuel Perry (@MannyElk) April 11, 2017
Including injuries, these are the Cordelia cup chances with the bracket now set. pic.twitter.com/jBorQFx0CT
— Micah Blake McCurdy (@IneffectiveMath) April 10, 2017
xG Playoff Probabilities pic.twitter.com/IhjusW3rYb
— DTM About Heart (@DTMAboutHeart) April 10, 2017
— MoneyPuck.com (@MoneyPuckdotcom) April 10, 2017
Hello everyone I have some playoff predictions for all of you pic.twitter.com/kdDw283OK2
— Caps Fan for 2017 (@shane1342o) April 10, 2017
— Christopher D. Long (@octonion) April 11, 2017
And if you’re skeptical about math-based models and their success rate compared to Vegas odds and media member predictions, here’s how things went a year ago.
NHL Stanley Cup Playoff predictions for every series, sorted by accuracy.
Who run the world? Math. pic.twitter.com/WH2r0Nbapj
— dom 💛 nashville 🤠 (@domluszczyszyn) June 13, 2016