SAGB Data Journalism


Storytelling the complex world of numbers in the universal language of sports.

Kyle Shanahan: Masterminding the NFL's Most Electrifying Offense

Aakash Adhia
The 49ers offense has gotten off to a scorching start this season. They are averaging 30+ points a game right now and they are near the top of the league... Continue Reading

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Homes Away From Home

By Giulia Roy | April 16, 2023

Momentum is everything in basketball. It fuels team confidence, puts the opposing team on the back foot, and often contributes to game-deciding runs. Fans at basketball games are more than spectators. They have the ability to drive momentum. In fact, fans are often said to be the “sixth man” on the court. As any basketball player will tell you, having the whole crowd behind a team is both exhilarating and motivating. It’s no wonder that teams fight so hard to get home court advantage during the playoffs, since playing at home means having the fans’ backing. However, the fans’ support depends heavily on the crowd size. Professional women’s basketball has suffered in this department for several years. Sadly, the average number of people in attendance at WNBA games has been on a relatively constant decline since the creation of the league in 1997.