Saturday, March 1, 2014

Quant Facts now 37-23 (61.7%)

With the Super Bowl quant fact prediction of Seattle, our record for quant fact predictions improves to 37-23 (61.7%).  This shows the power of sports analytics and quantifying concepts of sports psychology. The results are particularly strong because we sometimes pick underdogs and can find value where other analysts may not be looking.

Carlton Chin is a quant fact researcher who enjoys applying math to everything from sports analytics to the financial markets. Thoughtful analysis can result in knowledge discovery and help to explain the world around us. Carlton has been a contributor to the New York Times and Rant Sports, and has also been featured in the Wall Street Journal and ESPN.

Dr. Jay Granat is a psychotherapist and Jay has been named one of America's top mental gurus, coaches athletes of all levels, and has appeared in a variety of media outlets, including Good Morning America, ESPN and the New York Times.