John Hollinger, the ultimate entrepreneur of Basketball Analytics!

Starting as a hobby, John Hollinger parlayed his love of sports and analytics into a career in sports analytics, and has had a major influence on basketball analytics.

One of his major contributions is the Player Efficiency Rating (PER), which takes many different factors and parlays it into a single number.

Here, John shares his passion for sports analytics and breaks down the difference between perceived performance and measured performance into a new methodology: Game Score.

 

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One thought on “John Hollinger, the ultimate entrepreneur of Basketball Analytics!

  1. Barista says:

    Man, sport analytics is such an amazing field. I’m so excited to see how this field will grow in the future. Now some schools need to start teaching courses in it

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