Podcast (sports): Play in new window
| Download (Duration: 8:55 — 6.1MB)
Flames GM Brian Burke doesn’t think much of the stats he’s seen. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Larry MacDougal
Brian Burke said he’s not seen the right stats package yet.
That set off the hockey analytics community on Twitter. Most mocked him for being ignorant.
But what is he really talking about? Does he mean that there’s nothing he’s seen that adds to what available to everyone?
Let’s talk to an expert – Corey Pronman writes about prospects for ESPN and Hockey Prospectus and has plenty of ideas on how analytics have a use in hockey.
This is Province Sports Radio.