Optimal Sports Math Statistics and Fantasy

Written By Robert L. Kissell
Optimal Sports Math  Statistics  and Fantasy
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 06 April 2017
  • ISBN : 0128052937
  • Pages : 352 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Optimal Sports Math Statistics and Fantasy written by Robert L. Kissell which was release on 06 April 2017, this book published by Academic Press. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Optimal Sports Math, Statistics, and Fantasy provides the sports community—students, professionals, and casual sports fans—with the essential mathematics and statistics required to objectively analyze sports teams, evaluate player performance, and predict game outcomes. These techniques can also be applied to fantasy sports competitions. Readers will learn how to: Accurately rank sports teams Compute winning probability Calculate expected victory margin Determine the set of factors that are most predictive of team and player performance Optimal Sports Math, Statistics, and Fantasy also illustrates modeling techniques that can be used to decode and demystify the mysterious computer ranking schemes that are often employed by post-season tournament selection committees in college and professional sports. These methods offer readers a verifiable and unbiased approach to evaluate and rank teams, and the proper statistical procedures to test and evaluate the accuracy of different models. Optimal Sports Math, Statistics, and Fantasy delivers a proven best-in-class quantitative modeling framework with numerous applications throughout the sports world. Statistical approaches to predict winning team, probabilities, and victory margin Procedures to evaluate the accuracy of different models Detailed analysis of how mathematics and statistics are used in a variety of different sports Advanced mathematical applications that can be applied to fantasy sports, player evaluation, salary negotiation, team selection, and Hall of Fame determination

Optimal Sports Math Statistics and Fantasy

Optimal Sports Math  Statistics  and Fantasy
  • Author : Robert L. Kissell,James Poserina
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2017-04-06
  • Total pages : 352
  • ISBN : 0128052937
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Summary : Optimal Sports Math, Statistics, and Fantasy provides the sports community—students, professionals, and casual sports fans—with the essential mathematics and statistics required to objectively analyze sports teams, evaluate player performance, and predict game outcomes. These techniques can also be applied to fantasy sports competitions. Readers will learn how to: ...

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