# Frequent question: How do NHL player ratings work?

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The plus–minus rating is calculated by dividing the number of skaters on the ice for the team scored upon by the number of skaters on the ice for the scoring team, applied as a plus to all players (including goaltenders) on the ice for the scoring team and as a minus for all players (including goaltenders) on the ice …

## What does +3 mean in hockey?

When a plus or minus is given

A player will receive a plus when they are on the ice when their team scores at even strength or shorthanded. A player will receive a minus when they are on the ice for a goal against if the teams is either shorthanded or on the power play.

## What is a +1 rating in hockey?

A skater gets a +1 if he is on the ice when his team scores an even-strength or short-handed goal. He gets a -1 if he is on the ice when his team allows an even-strength or shorthanded goal.

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## What is a player rating in hockey?

A player’s plus-minus rating is calculated by evaluating what scoring happens while a player is on the ice. If a player is on the ice and their team scores during even-strength or shorthanded, they will get a single point added to their plus/minus score.

## What does +/- mean in hockey stats?

Plus-Minus

A player is awarded a “plus” each time he is on the ice when his Club scores an even-strength or shorthanded goal. He receives a “minus” if he is on the ice for an even-strength or shorthanded goal scored by the opposing Club. The difference in these numbers is considered the player’s “plus-minus” statistic.

## Can you wear 69 in the NHL?

Fun fact: Desjardins and forward Melvin Angelstad (two games with the Washington Capitals in 2003-04) are the only players in NHL history to wear No. 69.

## Can anyone wear 99 in the NHL?

Since the 1950-51 season, only three players are in the number 99 club, Gretzky, Rick Dudley and Wilf Paiement. Mel Angelstad and Andrew Desjardins are the only players since 1950 to wear Rob Gronkowski’s favourite number.

## Do empty net goals count?

Empty net goals are charged to the goaltender that was previously in net as empty net goals against (abbreviated as EN, ENG, or ENA). Empty net goals do not count against a goaltender’s goals against average or their save percentage, but rather are tracked separately.

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## What is a good plus-minus?

+2.0 is a good starter. +0.0 is a decent starter or solid 6th man. -2.0 is a bench player (this is also defined as “replacement level”) Below -2.0 are many end-of-bench players.

## Who has the best plus-minus in NHL?

Larry Robinson has the highest career plus-minus, at +722.

## Who is the best player in the NHL 2020?

No. 5 Leon Draisaitl: the Edmonton centre placed second in the 2020-21 scoring race – such as it was considering McDavid won by 21 points – and has outscored every player in the NHL except 97 over the past five seasons.

Player 1. Connor McDavid, Edm 56 33 72 105

## Who has the most goals in the NHL right now?

NHL Scoring Leaders 2020‑2021

Goals
Rk Name GWG
1 Connor McDavid 11
2 Leon Draisaitl 8
3 Brad Marchand 5

## What is Toi in hockey?

TOI. Time on ice. The minutes and seconds a skater plays during a game or season. PPTOI. Power play time on ice.

## How are hockey stats calculated?

The formula for calculating this statistic consists of multiplying the number of goals allowed by 60 and divide by the total number of minutes played. For example, if a goaltender allowed 4 goals in 180 minutes, his or her GAA would be 1.33. This number comes from the number of goals, 4, times 60, which yields 240.

## What are the 3 numbers in hockey records?

The 3 numbers next to an NHL team’s name or logo refers to their “Wins-Regulation Losses-Overtime Losses” record (ex: 62-16-4). Regulation and overtime losses are separated because of their value in the standings.

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