Watch The Game Episode 6: The State of Analytics with Matt Pfeffer

Watch The Game Podcast
October 31 2016 12:27PM

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Cam and Sam welcomed former Montreal Canadiens and current Hockey Canada statistical analyst Matt Pfeffer to the show to discuss how professional teams are doing in embracing and utilizing new forms of data analysis in player personnel and coaching decisions. We talked about his time in Montreal, what role a team's analytics person can provide, what the day-to-day of his job looked like, and if it was anything like how Jonah Hill portrayed it in Moneyball.  

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Watch The Game Episode 5: The Puzzling Canucks with J.D. Burke

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October 27 2016 08:59AM

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USA Today thought they were going to have a historically bad season. Their fan base can't seem to agree on where they're at right now. The Vancouver Canucks started the season 4-0, but have since dropped three straight games. What's going on with this team? Are they actually the worst team in the league like mainstream national media likes to suggest? Cam and Sam chat with Canucks Army editor J.D. Burke about the enigmatic franchise that nobody — including their own front office — can't seem put a finger on. 

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Watch The Game Episode 4: Small Sample Sizes Galore!

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October 24 2016 03:13PM

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We're just over a week into the season, meaning we have a whole bunch of bizarre, unpredictable small sample size results to analyze! The Oilers, Canucks, and Habs are at the top of the league's standings, while the Flames, Leafs and other teams you'd expect to be good are in the basement. What conclusions can we draw from these situations? Cam Lewis and Sam Blazer take a look. 

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Watch The Game: Episode 3 NHL Season Preview

Watch The Game Podcast
October 11 2016 01:02PM


On Episode 3, NHLnumbers daddy Cam Lewis makes his debut to talk about the upcoming NHL season as a whole.

We're now on iTunes (newest episode should be up soon if not updated yet!) 

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Watch The Game: Episode 2 with Scott Cullen

Watch The Game Podcast
October 06 2016 04:17PM

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On our second episode of the podcast, we were joined by TSN's Scott Cullen. Cullen spoke about his daily life, job, his NHL projections for the upcoming season and much more!

Listen to it on Archive here if you'd like.

Here is the Soundcloud link:


We're now up on iTunes: Click here to listen!

What do you think of the podcast? Are they doing a good job? Is there something they can improve on? 

Let us know in the comments.


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