Shootouts, Overtime games and 3 point games in the NHL

As the playoff races hit the home stretch, I looked into the frequency of 3 point games by month to evaluate if teams are playing conservatively in a tie game to preserve the one point on getting into OT. 

There is a lot of room for some other analysis but thought I would share some of the preliminary data and some other findings.

And since I have it, here is the % of 3 point games by Season.