Sports Analytics Methods – Machine Learning Analysis

Welcome to another discussion on sports analytics! Today, I will discuss a topic that we’ve touched up on before… machine learning analysis. Machine Learning Analysis can be applied in sports analytics to improve team sporting performance and winning opportunities. DEFINITION Machine-learning analysis for sports analytics involves the use of a data-programmed machine to make analysis. The machines…

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Sports Analytics Methods – Shot Chart Analysis with NBA Hotspots and ESPN Shot Charts

Today in Sports analytics, we shall be looking at a very important technique that has proved to be an effective tool for improving team sporting performance –  Shot Chart Analysis. This analytic method is commonly used in the game of basketball, a game involving 10 players. The shot chart analysis method can be used to determine…

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