Monthly Archives: December 2011

New Year’s NFL Predictions

Happy New Year!  To help celebrate, the NFL has a full slate of games and most of them mean something in terms of the playoffs.  Because I’m getting the Bovada numbers Saturday night, there aren’t a lot of moneylines.  Here … Continue reading

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NBA Metrics: Can We All Get Along?

With my new data set, I thought I would take a look at how the various metrics relate to each other.  Please check that link for a description of the data set and links to all the sources.  Obviously there … Continue reading

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Merry Belated Christmas

My holiday project this year was to finally get Win Share data from basketball-reference.com.  I was able to write some code that grabbed each player from each team in the past 8 years (excluding, of course, the Bobcats, who didn’t … Continue reading

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NFL Playoff Predictions

If you follow the NFL at all, you’ve undoubtedly seen all the potential playoff scenarios somewhere by now.  This is just a rundown of how I see them playing out using my predictions and nfl-forecast.

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NFL Week 16 Round-Up

Hope everyone has had a happy holidays so far.  Luigi had a fairly decent weekend with his predictions for the games.  Here’s how they turned out.

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NFL Christmas Picks

As an early Christmas present, the Colts covered (and won outright) against the Texans last night to give Luigi a 0-1 start for the weekend.  As a hopefully nicer early present to you, here are the rest of the picks … Continue reading

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Quick Texans-Colts Pick

I’m going to be traveling starting tomorrow, so the posts may be a little slow or less flashy than usual.  But I’ll do my best to make sure you still know who will win before the games are played ;-)  … Continue reading

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The NFL Playoff Predictions: Where Still a Lot Could Happen

With only two weeks to go in the season you might think that a lot of the playoff picture is set.  And while that’s true in practice, there are still a lot of theoretical ways for teams to be alive.  … Continue reading

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NFL Week 15 Round-Up: Now with Extra Crazy

It was a pretty eventful weekend in the NFL.  The Colts won their first game, the Packers lost their first game, every lazy writer in the universe got to make some kind of ‘lights out’ joke about the 49ers-Steelers game, … Continue reading

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The Rest of the Week 15 Predictions

MNF Update: Bovada has the line at 49ers -3, so it would take the Steelers.  There’s no moneyline, but the over/under is 38 and Luigi likes the over.  Enjoy the game! With two games already done this week, the predictions … Continue reading

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