September 25 2014 03:07PM
Since 2012 I have been working on my Masters of Computer Science at the University of Ottawa. My focus area was in Machine Learning and Natural Language Processing. Last year I managed to convince my supervisor to allow me to explore hockey analytics with machine learning and thankfully, after much effort, I was allowed to go forth with this project.
After a long year of both research, and dealing with the bureaucratic burden of the university, my thesis was finally accepted and has now been published by the university.
September 25 2014 12:11PM
Hold on to your lederhosen - the Nation Network family is growing again.
September 24 2014 04:33PM
Please watch this video. If you want to know more read the article. If you want to start pre-emptively celebrating and never want to read another word we totally get it.
What an age to be alive!
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September 24 2014 05:00AM
In 2013-14, the Canadiens won 46 games, which is the most they have won since 2007-08. In the postseason they made it to the Eastern Conference Finals for the first time since 2009-10, but were knocked out by the New York Rangers in six games.
September 22 2014 12:07PM
If it feels like it has been quite some time since the frenzy of moves the Vancouver Canucks made in that hectic stretch bridging the end of June and beginning of July, it's because it has been. With the summer now officially having been put in the rearview mirror as training camps are set to begin across the league, we're running a 5-part series reviewing what the Canucks did this summer, and what it means for them moving forward.
This deep dive was executed by the excellent MoneyPuck_ on Twitter, who has contributed content for us in the past.