NCPR Profiles Stats Professor's Use of Data in Hockey

North Country Public Radio profiled Michael Schuckers, professor of statistics, and his use of "big data" in the analysis of sports statistics.

The article takes a look at how advanced statistical analysis came to be used in hockey, a fast-paced game with different challenges than sports such as baseball. Schuckers was at the forefront of using statistics to look at the game of hockey.

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About North Country Public Radio:

NCPR broadcasts from St. Lawrence University, which holds the license to the National Public Radio affiliate. Their primary call letters are WSLU.