Sports Analytics Discussion at WSBS
“7 hours of commercial-free football… starts now!” Scott Hanson’s voice booms through homes
across the U.S. at 1:00 PM EST sharp, just as the first set of Sunday games are kicking off in
the National Football League.
The NFL’s current collective bargaining agreement is set to expire following the 2020
season. According San Francisco cornerback Richard Sherman, a lockout will come with it.
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.
On July 10, 2018, just two months after Spanish soccer powerhouse Real Madrid won
their record thirteenth (and third straight) Champions League title, superstar winger
Cristiano Ronaldo confirmed what many pundits had rumored to be true: He had just
played his last game for Los Blancos.
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.