What does DS S mean in hockey stats?

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S = Shot

DS = Dangerous Shot

Meaning that the shot was a quality scoring chance and not a routine stop by a goaltender. ie. shot on goal from the blueline into the goaltenders chest.

You might see the stat look something like this;



The player had 5 shots on goal and of those 5 shots, 2 were quality scoring chances.

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