Sports Analytics - Multiple Least Squares Regression Lagged Dependent Variable

Sports Analytics – Multiple Least Squares Regression w a Lagged Dependent Variable

This is a review of the NBA research conducted by James Tarlow, applying multiple least square regression, including a lagged dependent variable. Within sports, it is always assumed that experience improves a team and leads to championships. This is especially true in the NBA. Teams made up of younger players are viewed negatively for their…

Sports Analytics - Graphing, Stratification, Correlation, and Causation

Sports Analytics Methods – Graphing, Stratification, Correlation, and Causation

This is a review of the graphing, stratification, correlation, and causation research conducted by Barry Smyth. The marathon is a grueling 26.2 miles and is often considered the iconic endurance event.  Every year millions of runners, both elite and recreational, participate in marathons around the world.  The goal for some is just to finish the…