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The 2005 Rookie Class

December 7, 2006 by


One theme we return to again and again in The Wages of Wins is the importance of reference points. Whether we are discussing competitive balance in sports or the consistency in player performance across time, we had to be careful to note our reference point when we made statements like, “baseball had a relatively high […]

A Couple of Notes of Interest

December 7, 2006 by


Later today I am going to comment on the 2005 NBA rookie class. For now, I wanted to draw attention to a couple of notes of interest. Sports Biz with Darren Rovell A few months ago Darren Rovell moved from ESPN to CNBC. Somewhere along the way with this move came a temporary end to […]