Stat Shot: A Fan's Guide To Hockey Analytics

by Rob Vollman
Stat Shot: A Fan's Guide To Hockey Analytics
  • ISBN-13: 9781773052519
  • Author(s): Rob Vollman
  • Subject: Sports & outdoor recreation
  • Publisher: Ecw Press
  • Imprint: Ecw Press Digital
  • Publication Date: 18-10-2018
  • Format: Electronic book text

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<p>With every passing season, statistical analysis is playing an ever-increasing role in how hockey is played and covered. Knowledge of the underlying numbers can help fans stretch their enjoyment of the game. Acting as an invaluable supplement to traditional analysis, <cite>Stat Shot: A Fan's Guide to Hockey Analytics</cite> can be used to test the validity of conventional wisdom and to gain insight into what teams are doing behind the scenes or maybe what they should be doing! </p> <p>Inspired by Bill James's <cite>Baseball Abstract</cite>, Rob Vollman has written a timeless reference of the mainstream applications and limitations of hockey analytics. With over 300 pages of fresh analysis, it includes a guide to the basics, how to place stats into context, how to translate data from one league to another, the most comprehensive glossary of hockey statistics, and more. Whether <cite>A Fan's Guide to Hockey Analytics</cite> is used as a primer for today s new statistics, as a refere
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<p>With every passing season, statistical analysis is playing an ever-increasing role in how hockey is played and covered. Knowledge of the underlying numbers can help fans stretch their enjoyment of the game. Acting as an invaluable supplement to traditional analysis, <cite>Stat Shot: A Fan's Guide to Hockey Analytics</cite> can be used to test the validity of conventional wisdom and to gain insight into what teams are doing behind the scenes or maybe what they should be doing! </p> <p>Inspired by Bill James's <cite>Baseball Abstract</cite>, Rob Vollman has written a timeless reference of the mainstream applications and limitations of hockey analytics. With over 300 pages of fresh analysis, it includes a guide to the basics, how to place stats into context, how to translate data from one league to another, the most comprehensive glossary of hockey statistics, and more. Whether <cite>A Fan's Guide to Hockey Analytics</cite> is used as a primer for today s new statistics, as a refere

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