Founded by an NCAA Division I Hockey Coach and a professor of statistics, Statistical Sports Consulting develops data and decision making tools to give their clients a competitive edge in all facets of their business from recruiting/signing to game planning to in-game management.
We are very fortunate a paper that I wrote with a former student, Jim Curro, accepted to the MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference Research Paper Competition. The paper presents a new ratings system which we think is an improvement over the current approaches. It creates a [...]
With the end of the NHL lockout and the impending return of hockey, we thought we would take another look at NHL shootouts. (The last time around we looked at the ability of goalies and shooters and found that there was nothing but randomness. That [...]
This past Spring, two students of Schuckers did undergraduate honors theses at St. Lawrence analyzing NHL data. Tom Pasquali who is now a graduate student in Statistics at Villanova University focused on faceoffs while another student, Jim Curro (now a graduate student in Statistics at [...]