Draft Day Analytics

The draft day analytics event at the 2018 Wharton Sports Business Summit consisted of a three-

person panel of industry experts, including Glenn DuPaul, the director of basketball analytics for

the Brooklyn Nets, Namita Nandakumar, a statistics analyst for the Philadelphia Eagles, and Stu

Siegel, the founder and CEO of Hockey Tech.

The Quant Edge

The Quant Edge

Each week this fall, Eliot Crist, the sports product manager, and his colleagues at The

Quant Edge (TQE) help sports fans everywhere by giving them an advantage over their friends

and bookies in fantasy football and betting. The Quant Edge is a fantasy football and betting tool

that is revolutionizing the rapidly changing sports gambling world.

Could Ohtani Pave the Way for the Japanese Hitter?

 Could Ohtani Pave the Way for the Japanese Hitter?

The arrival of Shohei Ohtani was always going to change baseball. Dubbed “the Japanese Babe Ruth” with the ability to both hit and pitch at a major league level, Ohtani brought a skill set that we may only see once in a generation. Yet beyond his on field performance for the Angels, the impact of Ohtani’s arrival might soon be felt across baseball as he helps to usher in a new wave of Japanese talent.