Rio 2016 Olympics: Prediction analysis, schedule notes and rants

The USA will win 88 medals this summer. Or maybe 136. Hey, the Olympics were totally predictable, they wouldn’t be any fun, right? Prediction analysis No, I didn’t do event-by-event predictions this year. I hope to revive them at some point in the future, but I need to do it in a way that is (A) unique and (B) not a total back-breaker. This time around, I figured I would see what others are picking. In the interest of not burying the lead, here’s the summary … Let’s explain what these sources are: 1. Gracenote. Formerly Infostrada, this is the gold standard … Continue reading Rio 2016 Olympics: Prediction analysis, schedule notes and rants