The Current Role of Analytics in Sports
panel on the value of analytically informed decision-making in sports along with Shane Battier, Jeff Van Gundy, and Michael Lewis (author of Moneyball & Blindside). 10: Sports fans get mad when players buck the narrative. We like our athletes
Something will happen with these A's
Oscar-nominated movie? Before thinking about this for too long, I e-mailed the author of the bestselling book... Michael Lewis ’s response? “Yes. I'd already laid out much of the book when that happened. I didn't know where I was going
Plane crash survivor Hatch sinks 1st college shot
we're going to get him in a game this year, but anytime we can get him in during a situation like that, we're going to get him in,'' Beilein said. Caris LeVert led Michigan with 16 points, while Michael Lewis led the Warriors with 15.
Game 7? Nobody knows anything.
sequels were invented. So we’ll have to give Bill G. a pass on Transformers 4. Way back in 2002, Billy Beane told Michael Lewis , “My shit doesn’t work in the playoffs.” It’s a great line, which might actually have been forgotten by
Arrest made in burglary of Pacers star Paul George's home
April burglary at the Indianapolis home of Indiana Pacers star Paul George. Indianapolis police say 43-year-old Michael Lewis of Whitestown was arrested Wednesday on burglary and theft charges for the April 28 break-in during which George's
What the search for the next "Moneyball" really looks like
Moneyball rests in its origins. There’s a case to be made that Moneyball, penned by veteran Wall Street writer Michael Lewis , was never intended as a baseball book, but as a business book that just happened to be looking at a baseball team