Q&A with Kevin Pelton, NBA Analyst at ESPN Insider

Kevin Pelton joined ESPN Insider as an NBA analyst in January 2013. Along with Tom Haberstroh, he writes the daily “Per Diem” column covering the NBA using advanced statistical analysis. Pelton developed the WARP rating system and SCHOENE projection system for the NBA. Previously, Pelton served as an author for BasketballProspectus.com since the site’s inception … More Q&A with Kevin Pelton, NBA Analyst at ESPN Insider

Q & A with George Li, Football Operations Statistical Analyst for the Oakland Raiders

George Li begins his third season with the Raiders, his second in his present role. Li, who manages databases and develops research reports for coaches, player personnel and management based on statistical trends, was with the Raiders in 2011 as a defensive assistant. He previously spent five years as lead researcher at the NFL Network … More Q & A with George Li, Football Operations Statistical Analyst for the Oakland Raiders

Q & A with Dean Oliver, Director of Production Analytics at ESPN and Author of Basketball On Paper

Dean Oliver is the Director of Production Analytics at ESPN, leading the development of sports analytics for the network. He worked for seven years in the NBA with the front offices of the Denver Nuggets and Seattle Supersonics, using analytics to improve trades, free agency, the draft, and coaching tactics. The contents of his book, … More Q & A with Dean Oliver, Director of Production Analytics at ESPN and Author of Basketball On Paper

Q & A with Keith Goldner, Chief Analyst at numberFire

Keith Goldner is the Chief Analyst at numberFire, a sports analytics company designed to empower smarter decision-making. He graduated Magna Cum Laude from Northwestern University with a B.A. in Mathematics. Keith has worked with three NBA franchises performing extensive statistical analysis and data management. In addition, he has worked with ESPN and the Wall Street … More Q & A with Keith Goldner, Chief Analyst at numberFire