Best known for Player Usage Charts and his record-breaking ESPN Insider contributions, Rob Vollman was first published in the fall 2001 issue of the Hockey Research Journal and has since co-authored 10 books in the Hockey Abstract, Hockey Prospectus, and McKeen's magazine series. He writes for NHL.com, and lives in Calgary, Alberta. Tom Awad is a Montreal-based electrical engineer who loves applying numbers to his job, hockey, and anything else he can get his hands on. He has co-authored six previous books on hockey analytics. Iain Fyffe created Hockeythink (originally Puckerings), the first dedicated hockey analytics site, in 2001. He has served as editor of the Hockey Research Journal and was a co-author of the books Hockey Prospectus 2011 and 2012 and Hockey Abstract 2014, as well as the author of On His Own Side of the Puck. He lives in Fredericton, New Brunswick.
"Analytics are here to stay in hockey and so is Rob Vollman, who
gives us all something to think about with his original thinking in
Stat Shot." -- Bob McKenzie, TSN Hockey Insiders
"With Stat Shot, Vollman has found a way to take readers into deep water in hockey analytics in an easy and at times humorous way. Considering where analysis of the game is heading, this is a must-read for those who want to join the conversation and dig deeper into what's really happening inside the game." -- Jeff Marek, Sportsnet"Rob Vollman is one of the pioneers in the hockey analytic community. His vision and perspective on hockey has created many convincing discussions in the evaluation of today's teams and players. Rob's work is highly respected throughout the hockey world." -- Jim Nill, GM Dallas Stars"Rob Vollman is one of the leading voices in hockey analytics, and I've learned a lot from him." -- Jamie McLennan, TSN"Vollman's work is both groundbreaking and practical--he makes sense of hockey analytics for everyone." -- Kelly Hrudey, Hockey Night in Canada and Rogers Sportsnet