The Tragic Flaw Of Grantland’s Wire Bracket

“Much of our modern theater seems rooted in the Shakespearean discovery of the modern mind. [The Wire is] stealing instead from an earlier, less-traveled construct—the Greeks—lifting our thematic stance wholesale from Aeschylus, Sophocles, Euripides to create doomed and fated protagonists… Continue Reading

Understanding Advanced Stats: Somewhere To Start

When citing advanced statistics for a variety of situations — everything from predicting to what might happen in an upcoming game to attempting to discern what actually did happen after the fact, to sporting a spirited debate and everything in… Continue Reading