For ice hockey, the goals against average statistic is the number of goals a goaltender allows per 60 minutes of playing time. It is calculated by **taking the number of goals against, multiply that by 60 (minutes) and then dividing by the number of minutes played**.

Contents

- 1 How do you calculate goals against average for a season?
- 2 How do you calculate goals against?
- 3 How do you calculate hockey goal percentage?
- 4 What is a good save percentage hockey?
- 5 How do you calculate your average goals?
- 6 What is a good goals against average?
- 7 How are NHL stats calculated?
- 8 What is GP in hockey?
- 9 How do I work out my goal percentage?
- 10 What are good NHL stats?
- 11 What is the average amount of goals scored in an NHL game?
- 12 Can Ovechkin catch Gretzky?
- 13 What is hockey point percentage?

## How do you calculate goals against average for a season?

It is calculated by dividing the number of minutes played by 60 minutes (one game) then dividing the goals against by that answer (the calculation does not count empty net goals or shootout goals). Example: If you allowed 4 goals in 180 minutes your GAA is 1.33 (180 divided 60 = 3.

## How do you calculate goals against?

Goals-against average, or GAA, is the number of goals allowed per 60 minutes played, rounded to two decimal points. 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.

## How do you calculate hockey goal percentage?

It is calculated by dividing the number of saves by the total number of shots on goal. Although the statistic is called “save percentage”, it is given as a decimal (in the same way as an on-base percentage in baseball). Thus,. 933 means a goaltender saved 93.3 percent of all shots they faced.

## What is a good save percentage hockey?

A respectable NHL save percentage falls anywhere between 0.900 and 0.920. Anything below 0.900 is generally considered weak, while a value greater than 0.920 is exceptional. Keep in mind that the save percentage is only one of several stats used to measure a goalie’s level of success.

## How do you calculate your average goals?

| Average goal means the number of goals scored divided by the number of goals conceded.

## What is a good goals against average?

A good goals against average will fall between 2.00 and 2.70 for NHL goaltenders. Anything between 2.70-3.00 is considered respectable, while below 2.00 is very exceptional.

## How are NHL stats calculated?

Total number of power-play goals divided by total number of power-play opportunities. Subtract goals allowed (GA) from shots against (SA) to determine saves. Then divide saves by shots against. Divide the number of goals scored by the number of shots taken.

## What is GP in hockey?

GP. Games Played. G. Goals. A goal is awarded to the last player on the scoring team to touch the puck prior to the puck entering the net.

## How do I work out my goal percentage?

The math involved in this calculation is simple: Divide the goal by the actual. This gives you a percentage value that represents how much of the goal has been achieved. For instance, if your goal is to sell 100 widgets, and you sell 80, your percent of goal is 80 percent (80/100).

## What are good NHL stats?

A good benchmark for a player is to get 20 goals in a 80 game season. Pastrnak is on pace for over 50 goals, which would put him at the top of the league. He is averaging more than a point per game – fantastic. If you can even average 0.5 points per game you will be in the league a long time.

## What is the average amount of goals scored in an NHL game?

What is the average number of goals scored per NHL game? The goals-per-game average for the 2018-19 NHL Season was 5.96. At the end of the year, the number of goals reached an all time high with 7,577. This count shatters the previous record set for “goals for” in 2005-06 (7,443).

## Can Ovechkin catch Gretzky?

Ovechkin is going to have a tall task ahead of him to catch Gretzky and it will require some of the best seasons ever by a player of his age each year for the rest of his career. But what he has done to this point is he has made the impossible no longer feel that way.

## What is hockey point percentage?

Points percentage is calculated by dividing the total points in the PTS column with total possible points for all games played (2 pts per game). For example, if the Montreal Canadiens earned 22 points in 19 games, the points percentage is calculated as followed: Points Earned = Points Percentage (P%)