I Got The News

I Got The News

Darling if you only knew, half as much as everybody thinks you do…
— Donald Jay Fagen / Walter Carl Becker

Yes, yet another Python project named after a song.

Unlike Where It’s At, this data collection project is named after an unfortunate Steely Dan disco meets doobie brothers song called I Got The News on the otherwise stellar Aja album…

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Only 14 NBA Teams Matter Now. Okay, Would You Believe 4…

Due to my situationally forced absence from all things digital (nothing horrible, just a very difficult move + personal milestone) I have had allot of time to think.  I have re-written my Pigskin Prognosticator in Python over and over again in my head. When I got back at it for real however,  I went a little sideways.

After talking to my brother for days on end about the NCAA Tournament, I was in full hoops mode.  Since the tourney was wrapping up all I had left of interest was The Association.  So I once again attempted to get some good NBA data; which seems to be more difficult than obtaining reliable football data.  While not as rich as my NFL data source, I did manage to get my virtual hands on some solid NBA team data anyway.

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