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 - Supervised and Unsupervised Learning

Sports Analytics Methods – Supervised vs Unsupervised Learning

It’s a great day in sports analytics! Our topic of discussion for today is supervised and unsupervised learning. Within machine learning, there are two main types of tasks: supervised and unsupervised. Today, we’ll learn what is supervised learning and how it relates to unsupervised learning. Coaches and sports analysts use the data mining process of supervised and unsupervised learning techniques to group players or…