Web traffic records are rewritten every four years for one event and one event only: the World Cup. Russia 2018 will be no different. Over a billion people watched the 2014 final, and the month-long event reached an audience of 3.2 billion over 98,087 hours of broadcast. We’ve waited four long years for the event […]
NBA 2017-18: Using STATS’ industry-leading NBA data for an advanced look into the offseason shakeup and the pursuit of Golden State.
Why did Bill Belichick spend money on a running back? How does toxic differential explain the Patriots’ latest Super Bowl victory? And – hold on a second – what is toxic differential? How valuable was Mike Evans? What does DeSean Jackson do for him and Jameis Winston? What makes Aaron Rodgers – well – Aaron […]
STATS commissioned the Northwestern University McCormick School of Engineering’s Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science to provide the industry’s first independent measurement study of live sports data feed services with an emphasis on speed and accuracy. STATS’ data feeds were evaluated by Northwestern with direct access before STATS and two competitors – one North […]
Fantasy football players now more than ever seek guidance in their pursuit of prize money and bragging rights, and a lack of preparation potentially eliminates opportunities for victory on both a weekly and season-long basis. Enter STATS’ predictive analytics team, which continues setting the industry standard for accurate projections and sound advice. STATS has perfected […]
In its mission to make STATS SportVU the global standard for accuracy among optical-tracking systems, STATS commissioned a 12-month independent study to validate STATS SportVU alongside a global-positioning system and a local-positioning system with the three tested against gold-standard technologies. This paper summarises the results of the study for sports scientists.