We’re one week into the season, and predictions that were made before are already shattered. Gordon Hayward is likely out for the season, seemingly dashing any hopes the Celtics had of upsetting the Cavaliers. Jeremy Lin’s injury has dashed any hopes Nets fans had of a playoff reappearance. Markelle Fultz has seen a drastic cut […]

Learn more ...

Robert Griffin III, or “RG Three,” as he is affectionately known, was once quite popular. You’d hear his name on the news all the time. Everyone loved his smile and those curious numerals on his jersey. It was even fun to say “Are-Gee-Three.” There would be countless hours of debate trying to decide if he […]

Learn more ...

1. Philadelphia 76ers (via Boston via Brooklyn) – Markelle Fultz G – Washington The Sixers traded up for the top pick to take one guy and one guy only. It’s a no-brainer that they’re going with Fultz here. Trusting the process has finally gotten them a high-upside guard. 2. Los Angeles Lakers – Josh Jackson F […]

Learn more ...

When it comes to nonfiction books about optimizing output, performance, or efficiency in life, the market is somehow overly saturated in quantity and nearly completely devoid of quality. Fortunately, Peak Performance: Elevate Your Game, Avoid Burnout, and Thrive with the New Science of Success finds a way to buck that trend and provide a completely worthwhile and engaging read. […]

Learn more ...

This week-by-week MLS Best XI aims to take out some of the reputation and biases that exist in creating a Best XI at the end of the season. Using Bayes’ Theorem based logic (not any Bayesian statistics) I am creating my overall Best XI for the 2017 season from the first week through the last. […]

Learn more ...

This week-by-week MLS Best XI aims to take out some of the reputation and biases that exist in creating a Best XI at the end of the season. Using Bayes’ Theorem based logic (not any Bayesian statistics) I am creating my overall Best XI for the 2017 season from the first week through the last. […]

Learn more ...

This week-by-week MLS Best XI aims to take out some of the reputation and biases that exist in creating a Best XI at the end of the season. Using Bayes’ Theorem based logic (not any Bayesian statistics) I am creating my overall Best XI for the 2017 season from the first week through the last. […]

Learn more ...

League-Wide Advertising and the D-League The NBA D-League’s partnership with Gatorade is unprecedented for sports in the United States. No other minor league, let alone any sports league in the US features a league wide sponsorship. With this move, the NBA will also receive “performance and recovery analysis” from Gatorade. But aside from the branding […]

Learn more ...