Swiss National League Goalie Analysis

8 Pages Posted: 19 Feb 2021

Date Written: December 18, 2020


Evaluating goalie performance in hockey is a difficult and time consuming pro- cess. However, with the introduction of advanced statistics, this process has become clear. This report combines advanced hockey analytics and statistical analysis to predict the Goals Above Replacement and Support Neutral Winning % goalies of the Swiss National League (NL).

Keywords: hockey, analytics, sports, machine learning, statistics, prediction, linear regression

JEL Classification: C10, C30, C40

Suggested Citation

Behan, Brad, Swiss National League Goalie Analysis (December 18, 2020). Available at SSRN: or

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