The r-squared Podcast: Episode 2 with Kirk Goldsberry
After an extended hiatus, The r-squared Podcast is back. Today’s episode features a conversation with Kirk Goldsberry, guru of spatial analytics and a contributor to Grantland. We talked about Kirk’s new shooting metric, ShotScore, shot-selection in general, the challenges of handling context when it comes to basketball statistics and the new wealth of data coming from the SportVU camera systems.
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You can read about ShotScore, and all the rest of Kirk’s fantastic work, at Grantland. He can also be found on Twitter, @KirkGoldsberry.