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Summarizing Our Thoughts on the NBA

May 24, 2006 by


Malcolm Gladwell wrote a wonderful review of our analysis of the NBA in this week’s New Yorker.  Given Gladwell’s prodigious talent as a writer, it is not surprising that he could tell our story so well.  Having reviewed some of the reaction to his story, though, I thought it would be useful to summarize what […]

Whom to Blame?

May 24, 2006 by


Believe it or not, training camp for most NFL teams starts in a couple of months.  Which reminded me of a poll on ESPN from early March – I know if you’re randomly thinking about ESPN polls from days gone by you my friend need a life!  The on-line poll was conducted on March 7th […]