Daily Archives: October 1, 2013

Predictions, October 1, 2013: It’s Opening Night!

Well, the season of previews and the overanalysis of old games is done: it’s October 1st, and NHL hockey is back. Which also means it’s time to get down to the business of Puck Prediction: prospectively testing whether my model … Continue reading

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Is Luck More Important than Puck Possession?

The following is a piece I wrote under my SB Nation pseudonym for the fine Sharks blog Fear the Fin. I’ve made a few minor revisions to shift the emphasis of the analysis to out-of-sample prediction. Enjoy. Last season, Chris … Continue reading

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