Hockey Nerd Since August 1, 2016

“MYHockey. Your Hockey” Episode 4: Jay Johnson
“MYHockey. Your Hockey” Episode 4: Jay Johnson

The top youth hockey podcast in North America is back with Episode 4 of “MYHockey. Your Hockey.” Listen to Neil and Bernie discuss ranking updates, T1EHL Showcase results, early season impressions…

MYHockey Rankings Partners with Diamonds in the Rough Analytics (DITR)
MYHockey Rankings Partners with Diamonds in the Rough Analytics (DITR)

MHR (MYHockey Rankings) & DITR (Diamonds in the Rough Analytics) are pleased to announce a creative and content agreement in place to provide statistics and player ranking content starting in fall…

“MYHockey. Your Hockey” Episode 3: Mason Jobst
“MYHockey. Your Hockey” Episode 3: Mason Jobst

The top youth hockey podcast in North America is back with Episode 3 of “MYHockey. Your Hockey.” Listen to Neil and Bernie talk about the week 1 rankings, USHL Fall Classic Tournament and …

“MYHockey. Your Hockey” Episode 2: Patrick O’Sullivan
“MYHockey. Your Hockey” Episode 2: Patrick O’Sullivan

Tune in to Episode 2 of “MYHockey. Your Hockey”. Listen to Neil and Bernie talk about Canadian Hockey Tournament results, Bernie’s trip to Blackhawk’s rookie camp in Traverse City…

Introducing the MHR Shirt Club!
Introducing the MHR Shirt Club!

MYHockeyRankings.com is excited to announce our all new MHR Shirt Club. Every three months members will receive a brand new, old-school style t-shirt displaying the logo of defunct North American junior…

“MYHockey. Your Hockey.” Episode 1: Angelo Ricci
“MYHockey. Your Hockey.” Episode 1: Angelo Ricci

Episode 1 of “MYHockey. Your Hockey.” is finally here! Listen to Neil and Bernie discuss Labor Day hockey tournament results, off-season training and the big rule changes in youth hockey for…

“MYHockey. Your Hockey.” Podcast
“MYHockey. Your Hockey.” Podcast

New for the 2017-18 season, MYHockey Rankings is excited to announce our inaugural podcast “MYHockey. Your Hockey.". Hosted by Neil Lodin, founder of MHR, and Bernie John, Head Coach of Indy Fuel…

MYHockey is Seeking Volunteers for 2017-18 Season
MYHockey is Seeking Volunteers for 2017-18 Season

The 2017-18 hockey season is underway in many parts of North America. And once again, MYHockey is seeking volunteers to enter scores and keep the system as complete and accurate as humanly possible. Approximately…

The 2017-18 Hockey Season is Underway!
The 2017-18 Hockey Season is Underway!

The MYHockey Team is thrilled for the start of the 2017-18 hockey season and the rollout of our new website.  This offseason we redesigned the website with a focus on user-friendliness. Redesign …

Journalism Interns Wanted
Journalism Interns Wanted

The 2017-18 youth hockey season is only a month away in most parts of North America. The MYHockey Team is just as excited for the start of the season as all of you. With that being said, MYHockey is seeking…

2017-18 Season Info to be Released August 1st
2017-18 Season Info to be Released August 1st

MYHockey will release its preliminary set of 2017-18 season information on Tuesday, August 1st. Most of the data will be a reflection of teams/associations/league data from the 2016-17 season. We ask …

2016-17 Season Will Be Frozen May 31st
2016-17 Season Will Be Frozen May 31st

MYHockey will freeze and begin the archive process on all 2016-17 season data on Wednesday, May 31st after we perform our last update of the season. Over the past few weeks a number of Junior leagues…

MYHockey Rankings Invitational Tournament Series Announcement
MYHockey Rankings Invitational Tournament Series Announcement

MYHockey Rankings and MYHockey Tournaments are excited to announce the MYHockey Rankings Invitational Tournament Series. These events will feature Tier 1, Tier 2 and High School teams, invited based…

USA Hockey Crowns National Champions
USA Hockey Crowns National Champions

On Monday, April 10, 2017, USA Hockey crowned 19 youth hockey national champions. Thirteen youth boys and six youth girls teams left their respective tournaments as National Champions! Congratulations…

USA Hockey Nationals are on Deck
USA Hockey Nationals are on Deck

USA Hockey is getting ready once again to showcase its best!  Virtually all of its National Championships will be decided in events held across the country from April 6-10, 2017.  If you get…

A Different Perspective on the Numbers
A Different Perspective on the Numbers

MYHockey essentially converts hockey game to numbers and applies those numbers to teams.  One could argue something as beautiful as a hockey game should never be reduced to numbers.  And the…

How and Why Minnesota Hockey is Different
How and Why Minnesota Hockey is Different

Virtually every week someone asks me a question about Minnesota hockey.  Why aren't they ranked with other teams?  How good is the Minnesota hockey.  Is it different than hockey in the …

Hockey Nerd: Understanding the Maximum Goal Differential
Hockey Nerd: Understanding the Maximum Goal Differential

In every one of my 14 seasons I have been asked by website viewers why the seven (7) goal maximum goal differential or why do those games capped by the seven goals get included in the calculation process…

Hockey Nerd: The Math Further Explained
Hockey Nerd: The Math Further Explained

We receive emails weekly asking some variation of the questions, "why is my team ranked number x?" The answer is always the same, because that's where your team's performance on the ice puts them. MYHockey…

Nov 2nd Outage Update
Nov 2nd Outage Update

The MYHockey Rankings website has been restored and we have updated the rankings for November 2, 2016. We apologize for the inconvenience of our outage today. MYHockey has been experiencing some web…

Hockey Nerd: Initial Strength of Schedule
Hockey Nerd: Initial Strength of Schedule

Every year I get a few dozen questions about how I calculate the strength of schedule (SCHED) of a team. My response is always that the SCHED is the average rating of a team's opponents. If you refer…

Important Notes About First Ranking of Season
Important Notes About First Ranking of Season

As we prepare to release rankings for our 14th season on Wednesday morning, Sept 28th, it's important that we take some of the lessons we have learned over the years and try to prevent some unnecessary…

MYHockey Introduces New Integration Tools
MYHockey Introduces New Integration Tools

In attempt to continuously improve MYHockey, we are proud to announce two new integration tools for league and association websites. Our two new Application Programming Interface (API) adapters can enable…

MYHockey Seeking Volunteers
MYHockey Seeking Volunteers

The 2016-17 hockey season is just about to start in many parts of North America. And once again, MYHockey is seeking volunteers to enter scores and keep the system as complete and accurate as humanly…

2016-17 Season Data Released
2016-17 Season Data Released

MYHockey has released preliminary 2016-17 season information. The process starts with us essentially copying last years teams and leagues and using that as a starting point for the current season. While…