3/25/18: Correlation is Not Causation: The Dallas Stars Catastrophic Moment

The STAAR test for Freshmen taking it for the first time is rapidly approaching. I've been working to get my particular group of students ready since, I don't know, August 24th. One of the things we do is go over released exams from previous years. Question 9 from last year turned into 20 minutes of … Continue reading 3/25/18: Correlation is Not Causation: The Dallas Stars Catastrophic Moment

3/23/18 – What the Hell Part 4: Ken Hitchcock’s Impact on the Defensemen

I sat down to write more on the rapidly declining 2018 season. As I did it I realized this was quickly turning into something larger than just one post. Given the nature of the site as constructed I felt like cramming 2000 or so words into one post was absurd. I have no idea how … Continue reading 3/23/18 – What the Hell Part 4: Ken Hitchcock’s Impact on the Defensemen

3/22/18 – What the Hell Part 3: Ken Hitchcock’s Impact on the Forwards

I sat down to write more on the rapidly declining 2018 season. As I did it I realized this was quickly turning into something larger than just one post. Given the nature of the site as constructed I felt like cramming 2000 or so words into one post was absurd. I have no idea how … Continue reading 3/22/18 – What the Hell Part 3: Ken Hitchcock’s Impact on the Forwards

3/21/18 – Answering a Mike Heika Chat Question for the Morning News

Answering reader chat questions seems like a beating, but weekly Mike Heika does it anyway. Then the Dallas Morning News overlords turn it into an article (blog post? entry?) to collect those #ValuablePageViews as fast as they crank out those blogger-in-a-basement memes. Inject it into my veins. That isn't Heika's fault, and it really has … Continue reading 3/21/18 – Answering a Mike Heika Chat Question for the Morning News