This article will demonstrate how to enter game statistics while a live game is in progress.
Login to the to your Administrator Account of your esportsdesk.com website.
Once logged in to your administration area on your league website you click "Game Results" to get to the scoring entry tools.
Choose your Game Date from the dropbox in (1), then select Edit under to Options column in (2).
Under the Game Day Rosters and Game Details section, click your Home/Away team to view and submit roster details.
Start by checking-off all players that are playing for this game, then enter their jersey numbers as requested in the form. Press Submit when finished.
Repeat Step 5 for the other team. (i.e. if you did Away team first, then do the Home team next)
Next click Game Details.
Mark the current game's status as In Progress. You can fill in the details of the officials at the bottom of the form if applicable. Hit Submit when done.
To keep track of the shots on goal, use the and buttons to increase or decrease the shots counter. You can click Save Game Time and/or Shots at any time to update the statistics.
Using the In-Progress Easy Update Tools, you can simply add goals and penalties as they happen. You can also track the shots on goal and the time of your updates. You don't necessarily need to enter the time of your updates regularly as the system will set that for you when you enter goals and penalties. If there is a long time between goals or penalties you can set the update time whenever you like.
When someone scores during the game click the corresponding green button for the team which scored.
A new window will open so that you can fill out the score statistics accordingly. Pointing at the icon at the top left will allow you to enter the stats conveniently without using a keyboard. Fill in the stats, and press Submit to add the goal to the game score.
If there are any penalties that occur in game, select the aqua coloured penalty section as shown below. Press 1 to enter the information of one penalty of the player who committed a penalty (Home/Away). If there are multiple players who committed a penalty, press 2 or 3, or More Penalties.
Use the form to enter the penalty information. Choose the Period, Time, Penalized Player, Infraction, Length, and PowerPlays. Most of the options have options selectable from a dropbox.
Pointing at the icon at the top left will allow you to enter the stats conveniently without using a keyboard. Press Save when done to submit the information.
Continue with Steps 9 to 13 until the game is complete. When the game is over, you can click the "Game Details" link as shown in Steps 7 & 8, review the scores and shots on goal, and enter the star players if applicable. Next update the game's current status to Completed at the top of the page. A pop up box will appear; click Update Standings to mark the game as complete and update the standings.
Before closing up for the night; however, you will also need to click the goalie links for each team, review the stats, make any necessary adjustments for time on ice (if a team pulled their goalie), or shots and goals against (if an empty net goal was scored) and submit the stats... even if you haven't changed anything.
Scroll down to Goalie Details for Both Teams at the bottom of the page, and click a team to edit Goalie Details.
A new window will pop up and you can enter the game statistics such as Time on Ice, Goals Against, and Shots Against. Press Submit this Information when complete.
Repeat this step for the other team's goalie in Step 14, then you will be finished.