The NHL suspended play on Thursday, right in the middle of the best run the Flyers have been on in quite a while.
A short time after the league made that announcement, the analytics site “Money Puck” ran data on playoff and championship projections, and the Flyers finished at the top with a 13.6% chance of winning the Stanley Cup:
— MoneyPuck.com (@MoneyPuckdotcom) March 12, 2020
99.9% chance for the Flyers to make the playoffs. 23.1% chance to go to the finals. Maybe you’re a data person or maybe you aren’t.
Anyway, Inquirer writer Sam Carchidi quote tweeted that with a Claude Giroux joke and Kevin Hayes responded with this:
— Kevin Hayes (@KevinPHayes12) March 12, 2020