Tag Archives: Power Rankings

Predictions and Power Rankings for Round 4

The following predictions are based on the ELO ranking system. This system was first used in Chess to calculate the skill level of players and predict the most likely winner. Since soccer can end in a draw, I’m using a modified version of this formula that tries to predict the chance that a team will come away from a match …

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11th Hour Transfer Tips – Round 1

   We’re just a few hours away from the first kickoff of the 2015 MLS season. So if you still need to adjust your Round 1 team, now is the time to do it. To help with this, I have assembeled a collection of tips from around the web that I hope people will find useful. MLS Fantasy Boss Posts: …

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Predictions and Power Rankings for Round 1

The following predictions are based on the ELO ranking system. This system was first used in Chess to calculate the skill level of players and predict the most likely winner. Since soccer can end in a draw, I’m using a modified version of this formula that tries to predict the chance that a team will come away from a match …

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Predictions and Power Rankings – Round 23

  Of the the 9 games that were played in Round 22, there were 7 Wins, 1 Loss, and 1 Draw. Since a draw counts as half a win (because both teams get a point), the system ended with a success rate of 89% for predicting which team would get points out of a game. Here are the MLS Fantasy Boss predictions …

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Predictions and Power Rankings – Round 22

  Of the the 13 games that were played in Round 21, there were 5 Wins, 4 Loss, and 4 Draws. Since a draw counts as half a win (because both teams get a point), the system ended with a success rate of 69% for predicting which team would get points out of a game. Here are the MLS Fantasy Boss predictions …

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Predictions and Power Rankings – Round 20

  Of the the 13 games that were played in Round 19, there were 8 Wins, 0 Loss, and 5 Draws. Since a draw counts as half a win (because both teams get a point), the system ended with a success rate of 100% for predicting which team would get points out of a game. Here are the MLS Fantasy Boss predictions …

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Predictions and Power Rankings – Round 12

  Of the the 10 games that were played in Round 11, there were 5 Wins, 2 Loss, and 3 Draws. Since a draw counts as half a win (because both teams get a point), the system ended with a success rate of 80% for predicting which team would get points out of a game. Here are the MLS Fantasy Boss predictions …

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Predictions and Power Rankings – Round 11

  Of the the 12 games that were played in Round 10, there were 5 Wins, 5 Loss, and 2 Draws. Since a draw counts as half a win (because both teams get a point), the system ended with a success rate of 58% for predicting which team would get points out of a game. Here are the MLS Fantasy Boss predictions …

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Predictions and Power Rankings – Round 10

  Of the the 9 games that were played in Round 8, there were 5 Wins, 4 Loss, and 0 Draws. Since a draw counts as half a win (because both teams get a point), the system ended with a success rate of 56% for predicting which team would get points out of a game. Here are the MLS Fantasy Boss predictions …

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Predictions and Power Rankings – Round 7

  Round 7 had a welcome return of some clean sheets, even if some were unexpected, but draws are still popping up like weeds! Of the the 9 games that were played, there were 3 Wins, 2 Loss, and 4 Draws. Since a draw counts as half a win (because both teams get a point), the system ended with a success …

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