On this episode, David Arkow, Buddy Scott, and Chris Cheng preview the NBA Playoffs. They discuss the new play-in tournament, salary cap analytics, and make their playoff predictions. This episode is a continuation from the NBA...
Category - Basketball
On this episode, David Arkow, Buddy Scott, and Chris Cheng recap the NBA regular season. They discuss most surprising teams of the season, MVP candidates, basketball analytics, and the best trades of the year. Check out the...
The Dynasty Bracket Challenge Part III: The Finals
HSAC caps off its examination of the top modern sports dynasties with the Final Four: 2010s Warriors, 1990s Yankees, 1980s Oilers, and 2010s Patriots.
by David Arkow The New York Knicks are the hottest team in the NBA. They have reeled off eight straight wins, en route to their longest winning streak since March 2014, tied for the third longest winning streak by any team...
The Greatest Modern Dynasties Bracket Challenge – Part I
HSAC explores the top modern sports dynasties, pitting top teams like Jordan's Bulls against Stephen Curry's Warriors and the 1990s Bronx Bombers against the Big Red Machine.
The Greatest Dynasties of All Time
Sports fans always debate the best dynasties - Celtics vs. Patriots, Bulls vs. Warriors, Yankees vs. everybody. We've looked at the data, and identified the best of the best across the world of sports.
A Comparison of 2020’s (Hypothetical) Tourney to 2021’s with Deep Learning
Using a deep learning model, Alex Rojas examines what might have happened if March Madness had been held last year. He also explores how the model's top teams from 2020 have fared in 2021.
Do Teams with Star Players Perform Better in March?
Oral Roberts and Syracuse have ridden their stars to surprise berths in the Sweet Sixteen. HSAC examines whether more teams should rely on their stars to succeed in March.
March Madness Week 1 Recap – HSAC Pod Episode 5
On this episode of the HSAC Pod, David Arkow, Danny Blumenthal, and Julia Blank recap the opening weekend of the NCAA men’s basketball tournament, discuss college basketball analytics, and make predictions for the rest of...
During the NCAA men's basketball tournament, teams with more balance perform better than those which excel in only one area of the game.