Monday, January 8, 2018

2018 College Football Championship Game

Over the past decade, we have published quant fact predictions based on our research for “Who Will Win the Big Game: A Psychological & Mathematical Approach.” Our published results have been correct over 63% of the time, often picking underdogs.


Read more here: 
https://sportsquants.kinja.com/who-will-win-the-2018-college-football-championship-1821856333


Carlton Chin holds both graduate and undergraduate degrees from MIT. He is a fund manager and quant researcher focused on portfolio strategy and sports analytics — and has worked with various sports organizations, including the Sacramento Kings. He has been quoted by the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, and ESPN. 
Dr. Jay Granat is a psychotherapist and founder of StayInTheZone.com. He has worked with athletes of all levels, including high school athletes and Olympians. He was named one of Golf Digest’s Top Ten Mental Gurus and has been on Good Morning America, the New York Times, and ESPN. 


Sunday, January 7, 2018

Quant Facts 48-28 (63.2%)

After the World Series loss by the Los Angeles Dodgers, our quant fact predictions dropped to 48-28, or 63.2%.  We will be posting a quant fact prediction for the College Football National Title shortly. 

Thank you for reading! 


Friday, January 5, 2018

2018 NFL Playoff Preview: Quant Facts

Our readers know that our “Who Will Win” methodology focuses on sports psychology “quant facts.” That is, our goal is to quantify edges associated with concepts of sports psychology. Our playoff power rankings are based on measures of confidence, experience, consistency, and execution while minimizing errors. In addition, our playoff rankings apply sports analyticaltools such as quality wins and point differential.

Read more here: 
https://sportsquants.kinja.com/a-quant-facts-preview-of-the-2018-nfl-playoffs-1821819465