The most basic indicator of performance is the Goals For/Against ratio, which is our strongest guide to determining win/loss results for a team. The improvement there has been dramatic:
Goals For/GameGoals Against/GameGoal RatioBefore1.8754.1250.455First 8 After2.254.000.563Last 82.751.751.571
It would appear that they floundered early on, continued their poor play in the wake of the shakeup, but then have actually turned things around in the last 8 games. Granted, 8 game snapshots aren't much of a statistical sample, but if they made enough sense for Flyers management to flush a front office down the drain, it's good enough for blogwork.
The wierd part here is that the Goal Rati…