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The Value of Simplicity

August 8, 2006 by


In The Wages of Wins we present measures of performance for both NBA players and NFL quarterbacks.  In presenting these measures we noted our objectives.  We wished to have metrics that were accurate and simple.  Obviously accuracy is important.  Performance measures are meant to tell us how individual players impact team outcomes, so it makes […]