Monthly Archives: October 2013

The NBA stat that might be more important than all other sports right now

Although there are so many great sporting options to mind your attention this time of year, we’re taking a quick look at the upcoming NBA season. Well actually, just one particular stat from the NBA. While there are so many advanced metrics in basketball and sites with some great analysis – like this one, this […]

Sounders in trouble?

Seattle Sounders FC took on regional rival Vancouver Whitecaps on Wednesday night at CenturyLink Field in Seattle, and the Sounders continued their string of disappointing results heading into the final games of the regular season. Whitecaps 18-year old rookie Kekuta Manneh became the youngest player in MLS history to record at hat-trick, leading his team […]

Pundit Schmundit

Yesterday we looked at some trends in the standings from this season in baseball, so today we follow-up with how well the so-called “experts” were able to correctly predict the division-winning teams before the season began. I came across the PunditTracker blog whose mission is to “bring accountability to the prediction industry.” They basically call analysts […]

MLB regular season recap

The MLB playoffs are officially underway after all of that wildcard nonsense was figured out the past three nights. Here’s what you missed out on if you were waiting for the playoffs to actually begin: the Rays beat the Rangers in the AL play-in-game play-in-game on Monday, the Pirates beat the Reds in the NL […]