View Single Post
06-20-2011, 12:01 PM
Registered User
Jester's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2004
Location: St. Andrews
Country: Scotland
Posts: 34,075
vCash: 500
Originally Posted by RJ8812 View Post
it's funny how thick those O&B glasses are on this board. criticized one supposed "star player" and all hell breaks loose

enjoy 11 more years carter shooting from the corner, hitting the goalie in the crest and shooting it high and wide

but don't worry, carter will be in full form during the season, scoring 30+ while all you guys sit there and expect it to continue when it matters
You think a reversion to mean argument involves O&B glasses?

I would (and have) make the same argument about any player whose playoff statistics were notably below his career mean production. Similarly, players with well above mean production in the playoffs will, almost surely, have a fall from grace.

Reversion to mean works both ways.

On top of all of this, there is a rather large body of empirical data supporting "our" opinion and completely refuting yours.

Jester is offline