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Who will win the big game? Characteristics that can determine the NBA and NHL champions

The 2009-2010 NBA Finals and the NHL Stanley Cup Finals are underway. What factors ultimately determine the championships? What characteristics could help decide which team will win the ultimate prize? Sports fans may be interested in the sports analytics in this article. Sports organizations and executives may be interested in learning more about our research […]

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2013 MLB playoff predictions

The 2013 regular season should be exciting. Several of the races should be shortened to the last week, maybe even the last game. It will be difficult to match the competitiveness of the 2012 playoffs, with the 4 Division Series and one League Championship Series. In the American League, I think the Toronto Blue Jays […]

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Is Business Really A Team Sport?

To get you in the right mindset for this article, I ask you to visualize the following: You’re sitting in the locker room before the biggest game of the season with the rest of your team (hockey, basketball, volleyball, you choose). The season has gone exceptionally well and you are preparing to face your opponent. […]

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Charter away from the Preakness

The Kentucky Derby is in the books. One horse won and is now the favorite (normally) in the second race of the Triple Crown derby: The Preakness. It is a flat horse race run by three-year-old thoroughbreds and occurs every year two weeks after the Kentucky Derby and three weeks before the last jewel in […]

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2008 NHL Power Rankings

As we get closer to the start of the 2008 NHL Playoffs, it’s time to take a serious look at Lord Stanley’s contenders. Again, there seems to be a jam around eighth place in both divisions. With only ten games to go, we still have a dozen teams competing for the chance to go to […]

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The new golden home of the Golden State Warriors

Sometimes you just have to laugh. There is a professional basketball team in the United States called the Golden State Warriors. And anything with the name ‘gold’, on the balance of probabilities, would refer to San Francisco, home of that golden piece of architecture. The Golden Gate Bridge. You may be interested to know that […]

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