Rob Vollman is long-time pioneer in the field of hockey analytics. His popular innovations have helped win Stanley Cups and Gold medals, and has been featured in the Hockey News, the Washington Post, the Globe and Mail, and the Rolling Stone and Forbes magazines.

A former member of the Professional Hockey Writers Association, Rob has co-authored all six Hockey Prospectus books, the last two McKeen's magazines, and two in his own Bill James-inspired Hockey Abstract series - with a third one entitled Stat Shot coming in September 2016, published by ECW Press.

For more information about Rob Vollman's Hockey Abstract books and/or to make a purchase of either the physical or digital editions:


While you're here, explore the archive of Rob's work over the years, including:
  • Explore all of his online articles for NHL.com, ESPN Insider, Hockey Prospectus, Bleacher Report, the Nations Network, the Dobber network, and elsewhere
  • Play with his Player Usage Charts and Team Luck Calculator Tools
  • Listen to clips of his 200 TV, radio, and podcast appearances for over 40 different shows, spanning 18 NHL cities, including Hockey Night in Canada radio, Sportsnet Hockey Central, TSN's That's Hockey, ESPN's Sportscenter and Hockey Today, CBC Radio, and Wharton Business Radio
  • Download complete spreadsheets with all the raw data used in his books, articles, and miscellaneous research.
  • Learn more about Rob, and read his latest thoughts.
You can also follow Rob on twitter @RobVollmanNHL, or email vollman at hockey abstract dot com.