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Sports Analytics: A Guide for Coaches, Managers, and Other Decision Makers

Benjamin Alamar

Abstract

This book shows diverse organizations how to implement analytics into their decision-making strategies, especially as analytic tools grow increasingly complex. It provides a clear, easily digestible survey of the practice and a detailed understanding of analytics' vast possibilities. It explains how to evaluate different programs and put them to use. Using concrete examples from professional sports teams and case studies demonstrating the use and value of analytics in the field, the book designs a roadmap for managers, general managers, and other professionals as they build their own programs ... More

Keywords: sports analytics, decision-making strategy, analytic tools, professional sports

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2013 Print ISBN-13: 9780231162920
Published to University Press Scholarship Online: November 2015 DOI:10.7312/columbia/9780231162920.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Benjamin Alamar, author