I read Nassim Nicholas Taleb’s book, Skin in the Game, several years ago and recently reread it. It was excellent and there was one idea, in particular, that relates to sports. Taleb describes a situation where there are 2 different surgeons. One “…wears silver-rimmed glasses…
In one of the old NHL video games (pretty sure it was NHL 15), I had Alex Tanguay on the 3rd line as a depth scoring option for my Hockey Ultimate Team…
The Pittsburgh Penguins lost in the Stanley Cup Finals in 2008 and then won in 2009 (both series against the Red Wings). Between then and 2016, they…
I don’t think I’ve ever drafted as low as 10th in a 12 team league. Looking at some of the options for the spot, I didn’t mind the draw as the 2nd pick…
It didn’t start out great. I had the 9th pick in the 1st Round and there were 8 guys whom I had penned in for that spot. All 8 went before I got a…
I had the 3rd overall pick in a 12 team league. I thought this was a perfect spot as there seems to be a clear top 3 and then a (small) step down to the…

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