Last Week In Sports: June 13, 2022

The Braves are the team to watch right now as they chase the New York Mets for the NL East title. With another classic Alex Anthopoulos trade deadline, they might just get there.

Last Week In Sports: June 6, 2022

The Celtics stole a huge win on the road in the NBA Finals, the Avalanche seem unstoppable, and the Yankees are once again the toast of MLB.

MLB Power Rankings: What is the Elo Ratings System

MLB: Minnesota Twins at Kansas City Royals

These Elo power rankings are purely quantitative and objective, unlike power rankings from other sites. There will be zero subjectivity in the ranking of these teams; the Elo power rankings are based purely on each team’s performance and strength of schedule.

Modeling March Madness: The Final Four

The Elite Eight happened, and my model accurately predicted the results of all four games, sending me into the Final Four at 44/60 overall with my initial National Championship winners still alive. That said, let’s take a look at what’s going on down in New Orleans.

Modeling March Madness: The Elite Eight

Saint Peter's players celebrate around head coach Shaheen Holloway

Saint Peter’s beat the odds for the third game in a row, though again Shaheen Holloway is the only person on the planet that had them here. I warned that the homecourt advantage of the Houston Cougars could come into play in spite of my model’s prediction, and I was right: the Cougars basically played a home game in their victory over Arizona.