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Sam

Industry expert

Expertise
Data analytics and exploration across the landscape of sport. Interests include NFL, NBA, MLB, PGA, UFC, Tennis, and more! Secondary interests include strategic management, marketing, stocks, cryptocurrency, sport business, entertainment ticketing and sponsorship

Project ideas

Project ideas are meant to help inspire student thinking about their own project. Students are in the driver seat of their research and are free to use any or none of the ideas shared by their mentors.

Analyzing Elite Pitching Matchups with Run Totals

Exploring how run totals in MLB betting markets are set based on the starting pitchers. This project will teach you how to work on an analytical project from start to finish, using web scraping, data cleaning and wrangling, data visualization, and a variety of other skills using score data and betting data from a historical sample of MLB games.

Analyzing Prime Time & Game of the Week Game Totals in the NFL

Exploring how run totals in NFL betting markets are set based on the time of game & national exposure. This project will teach you how to work on an analytical project from start to finish, using web scraping, data cleaning and wrangling, data visualization, and a variety of other skills using score data and betting data from a historical sample of NFL games.

Coding skills

Python, R, Tableau, Excel. Linear Regression & Analysis

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