Book Review: Sports Analytics: A Guide for Coaches, Managers, and Other Decision Makers by Benjamin Alamar

Benjamin Alamar is a pioneer in sports analytics, founding the Journal of Quantitative Analysis in Sports and consulting for many pro teams, including five seasons with the Oklahoma City Thunder. He shares his body of knowledge of how to implement analytics in sports in this quick, non-technical read. Advertisements

Premier League Spending and Success: Why David Moyes and Manchester United Form a Scary Combination

After 26 illustrious seasons in charge of Manchester United, Sir Alex Ferguson is now officially the former coach of perhaps the most famous club in the world.  Fellow Scot David Moyes has quite a task in replacing the man who bossed United to 38 trophies, including 13 Premier League titles and 2 UEFA Champions League … More Premier League Spending and Success: Why David Moyes and Manchester United Form a Scary Combination

Q & A with Brian Kopp, Vice President – Strategy & Development; Head of Sports Solutions Group, STATS LLC

Brian Kopp joined STATS in 2008 to oversee overall corporate strategy and new business initiatives. In this role, Mr. Kopp is responsible for the company’s global strategy which includes new business initiatives and new product development. He also leads and participates in various corporate development transactions such as acquisitions, investments, and strategic partnerships. Mr. Kopp manages all … More Q & A with Brian Kopp, Vice President – Strategy & Development; Head of Sports Solutions Group, STATS LLC