Does Kobe shoot too much? Is it a problem when college football rivalries end? Two stories that are unrelated (but did appear in the past week).
Jonathan Weiler discusses the lack of productivity from Andrea Bargnani, a story that is still not understood by the media that covers the Knicks.
My latest for Time.com explores immigration and sports.
My latest for Time.com discusses exploitation in Men’s College Basketball.
My latest for Time.com focuses on Kobe, Jordan, and a few other shooting guards.
Jill Harris connects recent athlete misbehavior to some interesting academic research.
Bill James recently offered some very interesting thoughts on baseball stats. And apparently he is not a fan of WAR.
Jonathan Weiler reviews the recent academic scandal at the University of North Carolina.
Jonathan Weiler commented this weekend on Jameis Winston, Kobe Bryant, and Blake Griffin. The piece from Blake Griffin — as Jonathan notes – is definitely worth reading (and should impact your view of Griffin).
Yesterday I talked football at Advanced Football Analytics. And I posted an article on the competition over shot attempts at Time.com.