Welcome to the Playoff Stats Recap - Conference Finals edition! Each day, I’ll have the previous night’s game broken down with game charts, similar to the ones I’ve produced for every Nashville game the last two seasons. This is a one-stop shop for a graphical breakdown of the games, featuring stats from Natural Stat Trick.
Check out the respective SBNation sites linked below for amazing, in-depth coverage of all of these games - every team site is linked below
To look at all recaps from today and throughout the playoffs, you can visit the Tableau page where they are all hosted. You can download all charts as images there if necessary.
Note: For larger versions of each chart, you can right-click and select “Open image in new tab”.
Game 1: New York Islanders 2, Tampa Bay Lightning 8
Tampa Bay leads the series 1-0. Find full interactive charts here.