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Turn on a new laptop for the first time --> open safari --> download chrome --> never use safari again @ptknicksblog from 3 point range* @ptknicksblog Is Barrett still a top 3 pick? He shot like 30% in ACC playBefore and after clamshell replacement. Goodbye my stickers. https://t.co/4Zvok7alB6or they could trade DSJ, keep and use the pick, and have Ja Morant as your backup guard behind Kryie, which would be wild.If Knicks get 2 and want to trade the pick (bc they got Kyrie), could get a haul for the pick.Regardless of fit with DSJ / fit with Kyrie, Ja Morant is significantly increasing value of getting #2 pick, which… https://t.co/VLt9p1xnMQ @presidual Really like these shots allowed frequency graphs. Is there a scale here? I'm curious what the % differen… https://t.co/bA2g5ZZVcf @skip1001 If you think this is bad, wait until you hear about the rigging of their own primaries by Dem Party. Very sad stuff.
3/22
2019
@iankach most brackets are pretty chalky, all things considered, which is why a chalky tournament is needed for a p… https://t.co/NLrFMr2wqGSo far so good.16-over-1 or 15-over-2 knocks out like 99% of ESPN brackets. If 2-3 of those events happen in a tournament, its pro… https://t.co/EAr4PDNqdaAll 12 1-3 seeds win their first round game, and the final 4 is ESPNs most common final four picked (DUKE, UVA, Gon… https://t.co/ngpqCVnDcjI've have a fixation the last couple of years with march madness with regards to whether or not a 99%-chalk-ish tou… https://t.co/OyW0ehG66RNew post: how final score can lie - introducing "Score Control" https://t.co/CtVARC0nMV. Using @googlecloudhttps://t.co/htIw0EBcYM
Retweeted by NicholasNot sure if this has been noted or not but in the @nyknicks vs. @utahjazz season series, the combined 1st half scor… https://t.co/KN93MgoitI @iankach Boston University
3/21
2019
@ptknicksblog is reddish even a top 10 pick? @ptknicksblog The Co. at this point is not looking great tho and I don't think a big tourney run impacts it. Neit… https://t.co/Aji9st2qRM @NateSilver538 Blackjack in bars and bar/grill type restaurants would be nice as well @inpredict @presidual There's about 1430 games in an NBA season, so would we actually expect this type of outcome o… https://t.co/DxKyajz0nR @Neil_Paine Welcome back Hot Takedown @NewEraKnicks Not sure if you heard but there's a Ringer hit job going on. The Knicks front office is in turmoil. C… https://t.co/Eh0lByk7md
3/20
2019
@ChadwickMatlin Hot Takedown needs to be brought back permanentlyThe hot takes haven't stopped, so we had to bring back Hot Takedown. (!!!!) //fivethirtyeight.com/features/uh-did-t… https://t.co/zpsBWrCyRO
Retweeted by NicholasHow many teams should compete in March Madness?Lastly, 4 play-in games make all sports analytics projects on the tournament unnecessarily harder too. Lmk if you r… https://t.co/Manz145fxIIn expanding from 64 to 68, we fixed something that wasn't broken, and in fact mildly-hurt something that was great… https://t.co/6AekbAnyMDIf the reason we have 68 teams instead of 64 is because enough big-conference bubble teams complained loud enough f… https://t.co/P7XHBlKevGAlso, the 6 seeds that play a play-in winner are always at a relative disadvantage to other 6 seeds, because their… https://t.co/jqfBM8xZHQThe play-in games cause issues for the tourny too. Since there are play-in games for 16 seeds, teams that won their… https://t.co/H9sLZUoRpUFirst off, as a comp to highlight the stupidity of 68 teams, imagine if the NBA playoffs were 1-8 in the west, and… https://t.co/Hn8rd7BDTb!!IMPORTANT!! thought on march madness, which i think is worth arguing for, which is that the tournament should 100… https://t.co/K2OUzFYzpe @iankach @MatthewBerryTMR Red Sox have big wallets they can give Betts a deal somewhere around what Machado got to… https://t.co/PX1Fp6BOjHan advertising failure on Google's part... https://t.co/vR9AiUtuMR
3/19
2019
Not ideal for a Knicks fan, who knows that KD odds are 3x Zion odds. But I feel that this new style of tanking is l… https://t.co/I3TPJ0b8t1I feel like the Knicks, Cavs and esp Suns winning a few games lately has been proof of the new nba tanking rules wo… https://t.co/ewhxFeI6CZ @presidual Had no idea his TS% the last 7 years has been this high + consistent. Jesus Christ... @EYistotle Well I still live in Cali, so this would've been a tough game to swing. Certainly saw the highlights tho… https://t.co/HnCookaOfyMy only take-away from the seeding is that @buffalobills got boned in the March Madness seeding. Was a top 15-ish t… https://t.co/8NvFOQFkKBhttps://t.co/URXrHdl2zY Its wildly helpful and underrated how awesome it is that @FiveThirtyEight posts summaries… https://t.co/3xBvPGlzhs
3/18
2019
@Zach_websterrr @BleacherReport @RonnieLoveee too accurate
3/17
2019
@ZachLowe_NBA Zach is the GOAT NBA podcaster, at least for my generation. Great Q's here and awesome answers by Brown too.
3/16
2019
@SportsTalkBarry @PacoTheAwesome - wild stuff here
3/15
2019
@skip1001 @rstudio That actually good to know, although I generally only use .rmd in specific instances. RStudio h… https://t.co/u6xMEyPrNK @skip1001 @rstudio It is the functions that i spend 99% of my time working on though, so whichever file has the fun… https://t.co/gX6iTS60NBHey @rstudio and #rstats - I have a .R file opened in RStudio that is just a whole lot of functions, some of which… https://t.co/LkktdtFbOa
3/13
2019
We're having a follower drive to reach 4,000 twitter followers by Selection Monday. If you have enjoyed our work t… https://t.co/eD75mMg9V2
Retweeted by Nicholas @NeverTr74704466 @FiveThirtyEight more like 90% - also you can bucket 2-4 into "Fake Progressives" @FiveThirtyEight If 90%+ of the Democratic party is pro war, pro regime changes, pro wall Street, then i don't thin… https://t.co/MYJasMLLRS
3/12
2019
@jaydanahy You're an idiot if you wear uncomfortable jeans on a cross country flight
3/11
2019
@KnicksFanTv @TommyBeer I feel like the Knicks aren't gonna open Robinson's offense up this season. Makes sense - h… https://t.co/QMrwGva7kg @KnicksFanTv @TommyBeer His FT% may be a real indicator that Robinson can shoot, beyond lob dunks. Something hes sa… https://t.co/d92ozvUWwJ @presidual It's certainly odd. I assume that LeBron is looking forward to the 4-5 month off-season vs the usual 2-3… https://t.co/zNAJuweuIf
3/10
2019
@EYistotle Barry is the NFLs new breaking-news guy, and he's the best at it, so it must be true. Wild stuff Brown to the Pats.
3/9
2019
@NateSilver538 Her views aren't representative of Dem party you're 100% right. Dem party is pro-money, pro-lobbying… https://t.co/1i1KVL9PWd @Herring_NBA @FiveThirtyEight Impressive timing.Hey @bklynmaks hope things are well Max - could you shoot me a follow so I can dm? Wanted to reach out with a bball analytics question!
3/8
2019
This is (a) ACC | Big12 | Pac12 only, (b) for in-conference games only, (c) for the 2018-2019 season. Consists of 1… https://t.co/sLKtrZWU2J @RobMahoney "In just 918 minutes, Robinson has blocked more total 3PA this season than any other player—and, for th… https://t.co/vsOl6yh2mG @rxmeister28 @ptknicksblog @ScooterToots Don't love this narrative. Long season not a problem for other players, Tr… https://t.co/ascSkmHBue @kirkgoldsberry Those left corner 3s tho! Give this man a max contract! @FiveThirtyEight Same chat for CNN / MSNBC being an extension of the Dem party should be coming out any day now?
3/7
2019
Have read 2 of the SSAC papers that @LukeBornn posted in his thread last month - EPV and Move or Die. Downloaded 3… https://t.co/5vgQFCYRJs @DrKlep @NateSilver538 @ne0liberal well, he would have, so... @JaymeMerline @NateSilver538 @ne0liberal well, she should have, so... @drewmagary Just don't read the websites you don't want to read? @Tim_Canova I'm pretty sure the demonization of opposing parties is by design. It keeps their own partymembers loya… https://t.co/csjS4oU1wX
3/6
2019
@ForecasterEnten Tulsi's anti-war stance?
3/4
2019
@EYistotle @Stanford @USWNT Looks like 'only' 2 - Press and Sullivan. Like 4-5 from UNC surprisingly
3/3
2019
@kirkgoldsberry Kirk forgot the legend for size,so I'm here to help. In this graph, size is an indicator function:… https://t.co/UFAyQKLudo @ZachLowe_NBA we all know you're watching because you like to knock out 2 bad teams in 1 game. Is Mitchell Robins… https://t.co/fXcHUbNdcB @klein26_ Dude is going to be the best center in the NBA by then @_CK2K Mitchell Robinson is going to be a superstar in the NBA. The league is not ready for 30mpg from this kid.I'm not saying I want the Knicks to trade Mitchell Robinson for AD, but I'm starting to think that Robinson is a be… https://t.co/ABGKdnM9fS
3/1
2019
Could not find the time + money to fly from Cali to Boston for Sloan Sports conference this season. Fortunately… https://t.co/LkvKBy0DLd
2/28
2019
@23savage____ is going to be a legit star in the NBA real soon - big 17/14/6/3 tonight! @ZachLowe_NBA - time to ge… https://t.co/LcF9914CVY
2/27
2019
@Chris_Auld @JAMAInternalMed Great threadA rant about the state of statistical work in (clinical) medical journals: 4/20 "Weed day" edition. Last year… https://t.co/H6kMF65o6H
Retweeted by Nicholas @_lionelhenry @iankach go through this for 20 - 30 minutes if you haven't already, I think it'll be fairly helpful @abresler @BenStinar True. Rather then, if the Nets current front office was around for the last 5-6 years and had… https://t.co/VriSRPE5gg @freakaleak1209 @BenStinar clearly, it's not very good @BenStinar @abresler If you flipped the picks, the suns would be 5-55, and the Nets would have a title or 2 @Tim_Canova @BernieSanders Seems like there are literally zero members of Congress who have addressed the issue. Ma… https://t.co/1um9twPQzJ
2/24
2019
@RamLover69 @espn_macmahon @SportsCenter If this is marketing in 2019, I'm all for it. Gonna go get myself a Dodge Ram this weekend @andrewdieckhoff You're at a wonderful inflection point in life. R is great. Good luck.
2/23
2019
@LukeBornn @afranks53 @_amiller_ @kirkgoldsberry having trouble with this link ☹️ @Travis_Sawchik @NateSilver538 Great piece. Reminds me of the 538 piece on increased HR rates from a year ago.… https://t.co/NywQJzmJqU
2/22
2019
My lab has had 11 Sloan papers over the last 5 years: '14: EPV '15: Counterpoints, Move or Die '16: Pressing Game,… https://t.co/Jw4N6kU0Iy
Retweeted by NicholasThis should he considered mandatory reading within the basketball analytics community. https://t.co/nUyhJr17waHate Twitter with all my soul but comments like these make it worth it. https://t.co/HSYrA5cvqk
2/21
2019
@FiveThirtyEight Talk policy and actual politics just a bit more, and skin color and gender and identity just a bit… https://t.co/XzJwKFGncd @FiveThirtyEight Someone on the pod really said "Kamala Harris whose black and Indian and a woman has more claim (i… https://t.co/saMsToJ01r
2/20
2019
@ShandelRich They should shoot for teams as well. @iankach @RealSkipBayless @undisputed FactsI used the site @3ball_ to watch hundreds of assists made by 4 great All-Star passers - Giannis, Harden, Steph, and… https://t.co/9ikEjhSc52
Retweeted by Nicholas @kirkgoldsberry I'm gonna pre-order 10 of these.
2/18
2019
@KnickFilmSchool Seems like the Knicks have an asset-maximization mindset at the moment. Which makes sense. If th… https://t.co/02wZxDoLV1 @AlokPattani The NBA is really missing an opportunity to improve the dunk contest with a better scoring criteria than what they've got now.
2/17
2019
@advancedstats23 For $20?
2/16
2019

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