The NHL Lockout 2012 has impacted many lives and businesses around the country, and there are many numbers involved.
Records and data used were in comparison from the previous years. Taking the revenue from last year and the year before, and finding the difference, therefore the percentages in the story.
Research and data search was also needed to figure out what the proposals were and their own math skills were necessary in making the idea more simplistic for the readers. Computer skills needed to do this reporting would include being able to analyze data and using excel to make sense of it.
No interactive graphics were used to engage the reader. Numbers were used to help the reader understand the reasons and impacts behind the NHL lockout.