At Sloan Sports Analytics Conference, presenters frequently need to convince others that their conclusions were valid.
Drafting is not always a matter of taking the best player available, which is where strategy comes in.
The conference is now concluded, but it's likely that a lot of the research presented here will have a longer-lasting effect.
Friday was the first day of the Sloan Sports Analytics Conference and a fascinating day.
Today I found myself awash in new ways to look at sports.