The Canadian relies on advanced statistics

The Canadian relies on advanced statistics

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The Montreal Canadiens are following the trend, having announced two new hires on Thursday in the advanced statistics department.

Director of the statistics analysis department advanced, Christopher Boucher will now be able to count on two other experts. General Manager Kent Hughes was proud to welcome Philippe Desaulniers as Chief Technology Officer, Hockey Analytics and Miranda McMillan as Hockey Data Analyst.

Beyond the Statistics progress, however, several Canadiens supporters would like to see the Montreal club be more active in the free agent market, which opened on Wednesday in the National Hockey League.