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SUD | The NBA’s Focus on Analytics

SUD | The NBA’s Focus on Analytics

One of the most significant changes in the NBA recently has been the increased scrutiny on analytics by basketball coaches, front offices and experts. This attention has influenced the way offense is played, as the long two-pointer and midrange shots have been deemed less valuable shots. These shot attempts typically[Read More…]

by March 13, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
Energy Startup Grows with $3.1 M Investment

Energy Startup Grows with $3.1 M Investment

Logan Soya’s (GRD ’13) energy analytics and management start-up, Aquicore, is gaining traction in the technology industry. In September, Aquicore became the first recipient of a D.C. incubator’s seed fund fully valued at $3.1 million. The incubator, 1776, provides business networks, mentorship and funding for startups. In October, city news[Read More…]

by December 4, 2015 0 comments Business, Business - Top

LITKE: Analytics Growing Outside of MLB

Sports are often celebrated as games of intangibles. Qualities like character and work ethic are praised and sought after. These qualities cannot be measured or assigned a numerical value. However, there is a field of study aiming to alter the way we view sports by utilizing numbers to prove that[Read More…]

by September 19, 2014 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top, Sports Columns