Posted On: 12/2/18 8:43 PM
This is the first of a weekly column that will describe the most interesting numerical occurrences of the past week. With a ranking system comes opportunities galore for statistical analysis, and that is what you find here. Using the 402 games played since the start of the season, we will highlight most teams for their good performances during the week, and a few that hope to do better next week.
My favorite thing the numbers are able to do is predict the scores for each game. Each week this will be a space where I share a few of those predictions. Next to those predictions will be what I call the Potential Excitement Value (PEV) for the