This is the program for the 2010 Joint Statistical Meetings in Vancouver, British Columbia.

Activity Details

482 * ! Wed, 8/4/2010, 8:30 AM - 10:20 AM CC-110 (West)
Statistical Applications in Sports — Contributed Papers
Section on Statistics in Sports
Chair(s): Andrew Swift, University of Nebraska-Omaha
8:35 AM The Effect of Back-to-Back Games in the NHL: Top Shelf or Garbage Goal? Michael A. Rutter, Penn State Erie, The Behrend College
8:50 AM Strategies for Pulling the Goalie in Hockey David Beaudoin, Universite Laval ; Tim B. Swartz, Simon Fraser University
9:05 AM Mapping Batter Ability in Baseball by Using Spatial Statistics Techniques Dana Draghicescu, Hunter College, CUNY ; Benjamin Strong Baumer, CUNY Graduate Center
9:20 AM Evaluating Individual Player Contributions in Basketball Jarad Niemi, University of California, Santa Barbara
9:35 AM On the Distribution of Runs Scored and Batting Strategy in Test Cricket Xin Shi, Manchester Metropolitan University
9:50 AM Floor Discussion

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