By Timo Seppa, Michael E. Schuckers, Mike Rovito Abstract Combining performance data (“stats”) and scouting information is the Holy Grail of sports analytics. In this paper, we develop a methodology to combine scouting report information with performance metrics to improve Continue reading Text Mining of Scouting Reports as a Novel Data Source for Improving NHL Draft Analytics
Timo Seppa joined Mick Kern on NHL Network Radio’s The War Room to talk about the Rangers’ 2-1 victory in Game 4 and their prospects for winning the series. Timo was on hand at Madison Square Garden for the nail biter. Listen here. Continue reading Thoughts on Game 4: NHL Network Radio
Timo Seppa and Peter Berce joined Mick Kern on NHL Network Radio’s The War Room to discuss their observations of the Kings’ 3-0 win. Timo and Peter were both on hand at Madison Square Garden for Game 3. Listen here. Thanks to Michael Continue reading Mick, Peter, and Timo weigh in on Game 3 on NHL Network Radio
Timo Seppa appeared on NHL Network Radio’s The War Room with Mick Kern and Peter Berce to break down his prediction of Kings in six. Listen here. Thanks, as usual, to Peter for the audio. Timo Seppa is Editor-in-Chief of Hockey Prospectus, one of its Continue reading Delving into the Kings-Rangers matchup on NHL Network Radio
Here we go again: another Stanley Cup Final, another prediction. Going for six in a row. Continue reading Stanley Cup Final preview: Kings vs. Rangers
In case you missed it, here is my appearance on NHL Network Radio’s The War Room from this morning, with Mick Kern. Playoff thoughts, including last night’s PIT-NYR Game 4, San Jose post mortem, Hart and Norris Trophy candidates, and this Continue reading Timo on NHL Network Radio, 5/8/14
Timo checked in with NHL Network Radio’s Mick Kern today, to discuss the collapses in Vancouver and Toronto, and to look forward to the NHL playoffs, which start in a little over a week. Continue reading Timo on NHL Network Radio’s The War Room
By Timo Seppa. Would Russia have beat Finland if…Bob started in goal? …if they played a seven-game series? Continue reading Would Russia beat Finland if…
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By Timo Seppa. Which players will be adding hardware after the 2013-14 season?
By Timo Seppa. Chicago again a contender, but there are some big surprises elsewhere.