Category Archives: Ideas

What if We Didn’t Treat All-Stars like a Rare, Finite Resource?

Written on January 9, 2013 at 9:58 pm, by

  It’s a question we almost never ask, so let me explain. If you’ve been around youth sports in any capacity, you know how critical it seems to the success of a team to get its hands on “the good kid.” At the beginning of every youth season, we see the frenzy that comes along  Continue Reading »

The MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference and Change.

Written on March 6, 2012 at 5:55 pm, by

As the Sloan Sports Analytics Conference winds down, an article written by The Atlantic‘s Dashiell Bennet asks an important question: why do people still not believe the best new ideas in sports?