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09-07-2012, 08:17 PM
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Verviticus
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Originally Posted by Immanuel View Post
I don't know man. I don't agree with the premise:

"It makes sense -- a player's ice time is a direct reflection of the coach's opinion of the player, and at this relatively early stage in the evolution of analytics, the coach's opinion is more accurate than any one individual statistic."

Not a step in the right direction IMO.
the statement is as literally true as you can get. read the results there and here, they're excellent - denying the stat because you think its not parallel with the Number Revolution is pointlessly ignoring a useful tool

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