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Value Over Replacement Database

Sports nerds of MeFi: where do you go for your downloadable sports statistics database needs? [more inside]
posted by no regrets, coyote on Jan 3, 2012 - 8 answers

The Saberprose Of Any Sport.

Who are the writers who take the statistics of sports and look at them in new interesting ways and can write a bit, too? [more inside]
posted by mreleganza on Dec 8, 2011 - 12 answers

What sport has the most criminals?

What professional sport has the most criminals? [more inside]
posted by Grither on Sep 19, 2011 - 10 answers

How can someone guess the betting lines for a sporting event?

How does one guess sports betting odds, or determine at what point to place a bet on a sporting event? [more inside]
posted by reenum on Apr 6, 2010 - 9 answers

What are the real odds of being killed by lightning, if you are outside in a field during a storm?

What are the real odds of being killed by lightning, if you are outside in a field during a storm (i.e. factoring OUT all the people smart enough to stay inside)? [more inside]
posted by Jim Biancolo on Jul 17, 2009 - 19 answers

Super Bowl Repeat Frequency

What's the correct analysis of the frequency of repeat Super Bowl winners? [more inside]
posted by glenngulia on Jul 3, 2009 - 22 answers

Math for the fantasy sports enthusiast

Looking for resources regarding math in sports. [more inside]
posted by reenum on Mar 17, 2009 - 12 answers

Is the performance of a team defense less predictable than the performance of other fantasy football positions?

For the purposes of fantasy football, is the performance of a defense/special teams harder to predict than the performance of, say, a wide receiver? [more inside]
posted by stuart_s on Oct 25, 2008 - 5 answers

How many points does the average NBA player score per game?

How many points per game or per x minutes does the average NBA player score? [more inside]
posted by pablocham on Jul 11, 2007 - 11 answers

Where to find fun statistical odds?

Where can I find quick, reliable everyday probability/statistical information on the net? [more inside]
posted by drkrdglo on Jun 7, 2007 - 3 answers

OK, so is this guy magic, or what?

I need a little help figuring out the odds of a baseball pool scenario actually occurring. (And correctly constructing this question, it looks like). [more inside]
posted by nevercalm on Sep 7, 2006 - 18 answers

Where do they get this stuff?

How do professional sports commentators keep track of statistics? I imagine they have at least one person during games to crank out some stats for them, and there are probably statisticians for sports reporting shows, but how do they store and recall all this stuff? [more inside]
posted by attercoppe on May 14, 2005 - 12 answers

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