Why Teams Need Agile Sports Analytics

Sports data is increasing at a staggering pace. Teams of all levels are utilizing analytics to gain a competitive edge. The problem is, teams don’t have a PROCESS to effectively manage the growth of their data. They struggle to find role players that fit their identity and improve team performance. Above all, their analytics programs aren’t being translated to the players, who are RESPONSIBLE FOR DELIVERING THE RESULTS. We differ from other sports analytics companies.

Agile Sports Analytics is the only sports analytics company that offers a turn-key process and application that helps coaches, players, staff and management measure and create value, and plan and execute their team strategy.

Developed by Victor Holman, Sports Analytics Expert, it’s like fantasy sports, but for players and coaches. We help PLAYERS understand analytics and teach them how to create value.

Agile Sports Analytics Helps Teams...

  • Define their identity, goals and team strategy
  • Analyze data, define value and build player profiles
  • Create a seamless flow of data across scouting, cap management, player performance and player information
  • Build decision management systems with real time and historical data
  • Identify metrics that maximize player and team performance
  • Build predictive models for acquiring prospects, recruits and trades
  • Design automated workflows and secure their data
  • Implement a clear process for executing their game plan
  • Gain a competitive edge leveraging their existing analytic programs

Our Sports Analytics Services

  • Agile Sports Analytics Consulting and Training by Our Sports Analytics Expert
  • Data Management Systems
  • Data Visualization and Analysis
  • Decision Management Systems
  • Sports Analytics Models
  • Process and Performance Improvement

Take Your Analytics Program to the Next Level with the Agile Sports Analytics Application!

  • Consists of roles, tools, events and a proven process to increase player IQ and create team synergy.
  • Integrates the Agile Sports Analytics Model, which enables teams to measure player agility and translate complex metrics into player results. Defines your Impact Stats, Team Needs Profile, Agility Points Portfolio and Recommended Team and Player Agility Scores.
  • Agile Sports Analytics allows players to demonstrate that they have the ability to adapt their playing style and create value for a team.
  • Drives the Agile Sports Framework™ and rewards players by their contribution toward reaching team goals, instead of traditional stats (like points, assists, goals, etc).
  • It’s Fun! Like fantasy sports, but for players and coaches. Players gain agility points based on actual performance…serving both as a strategic tool and a learning tool.
  • Allows owners to find players throughout their league, who fit a specific Agility Profile based on your Teams Needs Profile.

Organizations are establishing analytics procedures where they see the best opportunities to gain competitive advantages and returns on their investment, but the industry has much to learn. Sports organizations must better understand analytics procedures and methods, as well as learn how to integrate them into their missions and strategic plans.

– – Benjamin C Alamar, founder of the Journal of Quantitative Analysis in Sports, professor of Sports Analytics at University of San Francisco, and co-chair of the International Statistics Institute.

What is the Agile Sports Framework™

  • The only sports analytics framework that teaches players how to create value on the court, field or ice.
  • Enables players to game plan according to coach’s strategy and team goals.
  • Combines proven sport analytics algorithms and systems development processes to build a winning sports organization
  • Fosters continuous improvement through incremental inspections and adjustments
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Agile Sports Analytics Application Features

  • Performance Metrics Log – where team statistics are stored, converted to metrics and assigned value
  • Sprint Performance Dashboard – where the analyst, coaches, players and scouts can view team performance, strategy and Player/Team Agility Cards
  • Team Needs Profile – applies machine learning techniques that assess the impact stats that contribute most to team wins, and the stats that the team needs to improve the most.
  • Agility Points Portfolio – applies machine learning techniques to determine an optimized Agility scoring system (normalized values for impact and team needs stats)
  • Sprint Strategy Planner – includes Sprint Plan, Sprint Strategy, Review/Retrospective and team comparison stats and Planned Agility Scores
  • Post-Game Surveys – measures how well the team feels it planned and executed it’s game plans. Captures mood metrics, which are directly related to synergy on the court, field or ice
  • Agility Management System – where analysts submit Recommended Agility Scores, coaches align their game plan to the Agility Scoring System, and players plan how they will earn Agility Points.
  • Recommended Agility vs Planned Agility Reporting
  • Planned Agility vs Actual Agility Reporting
  • League Analyzer – analyzes which teams will provide the most difficulty in achieving desires agility scores and sprint goals
  • Player Value Cards, Team Value Cards, and Position Value Cards – where the players and team select the metrics they will commit to achieving to reach the recommended agility scores assigned by analyst
  • Lineup Assistant – provides your team’s optimal lineup by position based on agility points
  • Trade Analyzer – identifies players in the league up for free agency who can add the most value based on your team goals and needs
  • Draft Analyzer – aligns players’ college stats to teams organization goals and objectives to determine how much value they can add toward achieving team goals

Other challenges that the Agile Sports Analytics helps teams resolve include the following:

  • The culture to constantly hire new coaches expecting different results
  • Lack of player discipline or buy-in to coach’s strategy
  • Player turnover from discontent or greed
  • Inability to accurately measure player value based on intangibles
  • Lack of clarity/transparency of goals
  • Lack of team identity and understanding how each player encompasses that identity
  • Adapting to change (trades, injuries, firings, etc.)
  • Lack of ball or puck movement and court, field or ice spacing
  • Lack of investment to teaching players how to leverage analytics

Agile Sports Analytics Benefits Your Entire Organization

  • Owners/GMs can find the best players to support team goals and objectives. Can better predict which players will add most value.
  • Coaches get player buy-in on strategy. Align player performance to team goals. Identify which players and lineup combinations deliver most value.
  • Players discover how to create value and demonstrate their ability to adapt their game to make team better. Finally,Gain higher Sports IQ.
  • Analysts can implement their agenda via an organization wide process that supports it. Can apply their existing analytic programs to Agile Sports Analytics.
  • Team goals are fully transparent, drive player goals and are guided by organizational objectives.As a result, Reach goals faster.
  • Fans get a more exciting product as the team plays with greater synergy.

Agile Sports Analytics Benefits Every Level of Sports

  • Professional Sports – Provides a much needed framework for Sports organizations to effectively set goals, measure value and continuously inspect and adapt.
  • College Sports – Allows teams with less advanced analytic programs to level the playing field, maximize player value and get all staff and player goals aligned with the coach’s game plan. Enables players to immediately add value at the next level.
  • High School Sports – Teaches players how to align their game plans with team strategy and play with team synergy.
  • Youth Sports – Teaches kids how to understand metrics and set goals. Builds kid’s Sports IQ and confidence knowing how they help the team.