MatterOfStats 2019 : Team Dashboard for Round 10

The latest table of Rankings on Dashboard Metrics appears below and we can still see a number of teams whose rankings on particular metrics are quite different from their ladder positions, including:

  • Collingwood, GWS and Richmond on Opponent Scoring Shot Conversion

  • Collingwood and West Coast on Q2s and Q3s, Richmond on Q4s, Adelaide on Q1s and Q4s, and Gold Coast on Q1s

  • Brisbane Lions on Opponent Scoring Shots, Goals and Points, and on Own Scoring Shot conversion

  • Sydney on Own and Opponent Scoring Shot conversion

  • North Melbourne and Western Bulldogs on Own Goals and Points scored

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MatterOfStats 2019 : Team Dashboard for Round 9

Of all the Dashboard Metrics we track, those currently most correlated with team success (based on the rank correlation between team ordering on the metric and team ordering on the competition ladder) are:

  • the MoS Win Production Function (correlation +0.93)

  • Goals Scored per game (+0.90)

  • Points Scored per game (+0.87)

  • Percent of Quarters Won (+0.79)

  • Scoring Shots per Game (+0.78)

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MatterOfStats 2019 : Team Dashboard for Round 5

Although the ladder now has two teams on 4 wins, nine on 3 wins, three on 2 wins, and one on a single win, the ordering provided by percentage sees the competition in much better agreement with MoS’ Expected Wins column this week. The only team ranked more than 4 places differently on Expected Wins compared to ladder position is Gold Coast, who are 11th on the ladder but 16th on Expected Wins.

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