Four Things You Can Learn About The NBA By Skimming Sloan Sports…

The Sloan Sports Analytics Conference is under way in Boston and, though we sent no intrepid reporters to Dorkapalooza this year, the conference happily made its research paper finalists publicly available on its website. Let's blearily page through and see if we can't learn a few things. (We're focused on the SSAC's… » 3/02/13 12:10pm 3/02/13 12:10pm

Your Feeble Skills Are No Match For This Man

On Sunday in New York, Tyler Hinman successfully completed the puzzle shown above to capture his fourth straight American Crossword Puzzle Tournament championship, which makes him the Tiger Woods of crossword puzzles, according to one writer. But more importantly, what's a 'wisesupto?' Is that three words? What are… » 3/05/08 3:40pm 3/05/08 3:40pm