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December 2011

How to Choose a Market in Sports

A few weeks ago, Arturo and Devin – in two separate posts – wrote about which markets deserve and don’t deserve an NBA franchise.   These posts considered a few objective factors about a market in ascertaining where the NBA should locate its teams. Today at Freakonomics, I took a very …

Are the Blazers done?

Hey all if you want more a more in depth look at the numbers beyond this article I suggest you check out our Wins Produced numbers. If you want to know how they work check out our tutorial. If you need even more data fun I suggest you check out …

Is Dallas better than last year?

Thanks to the shortened free agency period inflicted by the lockout we are being overwhelmed by NBA news. Many franchises are in a mad dash to make their teams worse (we’ll post on that, don’t worry!) but a surprise story is that the defending champions may have in fact secretly …