fastRhockey: Functions to Access Premier Hockey Federation and National Hockey League Play by Play Data

A utility to scrape and load play-by-play data and statistics from the Premier Hockey Federation (PHF) <>, formerly known as the National Women's Hockey League (NWHL). Additionally, allows access to the National Hockey League's stats API <>.

Version: 0.4.0
Depends: R (≥ 4.0.0)
Imports: cli (≥ 3.0.0), data.table, dplyr, glue, httr, janitor, jsonlite, lubridate, magrittr, progressr (≥ 0.6.0), purrr (≥ 0.3.0), Rcpp, RcppParallel, rlang, rvest (≥ 1.0.0), stringr (≥ 1.3.0), tibble (≥ 3.0), tidyr (≥ 1.0.0)
Suggests: crayon (≥ 1.3.4), curl, DBI, furrr, future, ggplot2, ggrepel, qs (≥ 0.25.1), rmarkdown, RSQLite, stringi, stats, testthat, usethis (≥ 1.6.0), xml2 (≥ 1.3)
Published: 2022-10-25
DOI: 10.32614/CRAN.package.fastRhockey
Author: Ben Howell [aut], Saiem Gilani [cre, aut], Alyssa Longmuir [ctb]
Maintainer: Saiem Gilani <saiem.gilani at>
License: MIT + file LICENSE
NeedsCompilation: no
Materials: README NEWS
In views: SportsAnalytics
CRAN checks: fastRhockey results


Reference manual: fastRhockey.pdf


Package source: fastRhockey_0.4.0.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release (arm64): fastRhockey_0.4.0.tgz, r-oldrel (arm64): fastRhockey_0.4.0.tgz, r-release (x86_64): fastRhockey_0.4.0.tgz, r-oldrel (x86_64): fastRhockey_0.4.0.tgz
Old sources: fastRhockey archive


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