It has been some time since I posted on Mastodon. I am still blogging at Clyde Street ( and a Twitter account (

This is my fourth post about Valeij and his coaching career. The posts combine three of my passions: coaching; analysis and analytics; life

A longer message about my shot quality and expected goals project. I have been fascinated and awe struck by the communities of practice that write about shot quality and expected goals in ice hockey and association football. Immersing myself in the literature has enabled me to appreciate the insights shared away from academic peer review in journals and the vibrancy of ideas and practices shared. My project is partial. It is a modest attempt to share some of the insights from the communities.


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