Ari Caroline discusses the recent Atlantic piece – “The Robot will see you now” and how to properly apply the “Moneyball” principles to quantitative analysis.
Dre shows off some custom swag Jeremy gave him for Sloan. We’ll be keeping you posted on Arturo and Dre’s adventures in nerdland this week.
Devin takes a look at the NBA’s “shooters” and wannabe shooters.
Dave takes a break from talent evaluation in sports and instead looks at talent evaluation in movies.
Arturo does the ranking thing but takes the time to actually consider what it all means while pondering the return of the bad Carmelo Antony
Dre and Daniel team up to explain why we should end the slam dunk contest.
Dre uses XPPS to examine the shot selection of the Houston Rockets and shows just how smart it is.
Dre reviews Kirk Goldsberry and Eric Weiss’ paper on interior defense that they will be presenting at this years Sloan Analytics conference.
Dwyane Wade decides to get a new and awesome nickname, which happens to overlap with Wages of Wins
Dre gives a glimpse of the Wages of Wins Network’s plans for the upcoming Sloan Analytics Conference.