In this sports analytics blog, Victor Holman provides the latest strategies to help coaches, analysts and management improve the IQ, team dynamics & execution of their players. Learn about sports analytics methodologies, best practices and latest trends as Victor brings real life examples with today’s teams. Victor Holman is a business performance expert, management consultant, speaker, and author. His thought leadership in business performance, organizational performance and process improvement has been demonstrated in books, frameworks and products he’s published over the last 20 years. Victor has served as a performance expert, project manager and management consultant to over 100 organizations, including Fortune 500 companies and Federal Agencies. He’s been featured in major television, radio and print media outlets for his ability to help small businesses outperform their competition by applying strategies, frameworks and management tools that work for large, successful businesses. And Victor is applying these same concepts to sports management and sports analytics. Victor believes that like small businesses, less talented basketball programs can level the playing field by applying a sports analytics methods that transcend their analytics programs beyond management decision making and into quantitative results delivered by the players. He also believes that in order to make a team function at optimal performance, it’s critical that game data is gathered, analyzed and translated into value that can be easily measured and delivered by its players. His sports analytics blog helps teams figure out how to apply their data and existing analytics systems to help players measure value, increase IQ and create synergy using his Agile Basketball Framework. Victor’s sports analytics blog provides insight into all of the various statistical methods applied in sports analytics along with the key innovators and researchers who continue to push the sports analytics envelope.

Sports Analytics Video – Probability Distributions

Victor Holman, The Sports Analytics Expert, presents his Sports Analytics 3 Minute Drill – Probability Distributions. In probability theory and statistics, a probability distribution is a mathematical function that provides the probabilities of occurrence of different possible outcomes in an experiment. In more technical terms, the probability distribution is a description of a random phenomenon…

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Sports Analytics Video – Bipartite Graph Algorithms

__________________________________ Victor Holman, The Sports Analytics Expert, presents his Sports Analytics 3 Minute Drill – Bipartite Graph Algorithms. In the mathematical field of graph theory, a bipartite graph (or bigraph) is a graph whose vertices can be divided into two disjoint and independent sets {\displaystyle U} U and {\displaystyle V} V such that every edge…

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Sports Analytics Video – Predictive Model Weights

Victor Holman, The Sports Analytics Expert, presents his Sports Analytics 3 Minute Drill – Predictive Model Weights. Developing a Data-Driven Player Ranking in Soccer Using Predictive Model Weights. Soccer is the world’s most popular sport, however, its statistics are not as sophisticated as those used in other sports. Players are evaluated using simple stats like…

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Sports Analytics Video – Expected Rewards Technique

Victor Holman, The Sports Analytics Expert, presents his Sports Analytics 3 Minute Drill – Expected Rewards Technique. The ultimate goal of decision making is to find an optimal behavior subject to some optimality criterion. Optimizing for the infinite-horizon expected discounted total reward is one of the most studied such criteria. ———————— Find out how Sports…

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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…

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