Predicting the NBA
The task: Using the stats from 2012 through 2017, predict how the 2018 season will finish out. Any and all modeling methods can be used, but the final solutions must perform the best on the 2018 season.
Data is provided from the website, https://basketball.realgm.com/nba/stats and is broken into three areas…
Those three tables are included, as well as a JSL script to download the data yourself. Additionally, there is an FAQ list included in the Word Document.
The questions to answer are the following…
The Scope and Rules
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