Sports Analytics Video – Esports Analytics and Encounter Detection Algorithms

Victor Holman, sports analytics expert, explains eSports Analytics and Encounter Detection Algorithms. The field of e-sports, or computer games played competitively, is growing around the world, with millions of competitors and millions of viewers. As a result, e-sports analytics have emerged, which relate to both sports analytics and digital game analytics. E-sports analytics have grown…

Sports Analytics Video – Convolutional Neural Networks

In this installment of Victor Holman’s Sports Analytics 3 Minute Drill, Victor explains Convolutional Neural Networks. In deep learning, a convolutional neural network (CNN, or ConvNet) is a class of deep neural networks, most commonly applied to analyzing visual imagery. Convolutional Neural Networks use a variation of multilayer perceptrons designed to require minimal preprocessing. They are…