Using Historical Distribution Scores to Visualize and Quantify Ranges of Outcomes
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This article introduces Historical Distribution Scores. It breaks down what they are, how they are calculated, and why they are relevant when considering a player’s range of outcomes. Articles focusing on each position and the calculated scores will be posted in the coming weeks. At RotoViz, we often preach the importance of considering a player’s range of outcomes. How good can Devin Funchess be in a fantastic season? If he struggles, how bad of a season are we looking at? These are important questions and considering a player’s floor and ceiling is a major part of assembling strong rosters.