TrueHoop Stat Geek Smackdown 2013
Has it been the Year of the Stat Geek?
In November in the presidential election, baseball sabermetrician-turned-political data analyst Nate Silver nailed the winner in all 50 states and the District of Columbia. TrueHoop Stat Geek Smackdown veteran John Hollinger was tapped to join the front office of the Memphis Grizzlies. In March, 29 NBA teams sent representatives to the MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference, and more organizations than ever are devoting serious resources to analytics. ...
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