Hot Takedown

Hot Takedown is the weekly sports podcast from FiveThirtyEight. On it, the crew uses numbers to dissect the week in sports, taking down some silly hot takes in the process.

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Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 48m. Bisher sind 376 Folge(n) erschienen. Jede Woche gibt es eine neue Folge dieses Podcasts
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Hot Takedown - Pats' Cheating; Djoker The GoAT; Cespedes MVP?


Kate Fagan, Neil Paine, and Chadwick Matlin look for clues in the Patriots' home and road record, discuss Djokovic's U.S. Open win, and assess the Cespedes case for MVP.


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 2015-09-15  46m
 
 

Baseline #5 - A Final(s) Fifteen Minutes In Flushing


Last episode of the U.S. Open mini-pod from FiveThirtyEight. Carl Bialik and Grantland's Brian Phillips discuss Roberta Vinci's upset of Serena Williams, and Djokovic-Federer.


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 2015-09-12  18m
 
 

Baseline #4 - Fifteen Minutes In Flushing


A U.S. Open mini-pod from FiveThirtyEight. Today, Carl Bialik and the WSJ's Tom Perrotta discuss whether anyone can derail a Djokovic-Federer final or a Serena Grand Slam.


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 2015-09-10  18m
 
 

Hot Takedown - NFL Preview (Now With More Brady!); A Madden Challenge; U.S Open Update


Kate Fagan, Neil Paine, and Chadwick Matlin preview the NFL season, challenge you to win Madden with Walt Hickey as your QB, and take a listen to our U.S. Open mini-podcast.


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 2015-09-08  50m
 
 

Baseline #2 - Fifteen Minutes In Flushing


A U.S. Open mini-pod from FiveThirtyEight. Today, 9/5, Carl Bialik and Louisa Thomas count Serena Williams's comeback and discuss what's next for Rafael Nadal.


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 2015-09-05  15m
 
 

Baseline - Fifteen Minutes In Flushing


A U.S. Open mini-pod from FiveThirtyEight. Today, Carl Bialik and Louisa Thomas visit Novak Djokovic's bakery and worry about Serena Williams's serve.


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 2015-09-03  13m
 
 

Hot Takedown - Americans At The U.S. Open; Serena's Endorsements; Fantasy Football Meets Analytics


Kate Fagan, Neil Paine, and Chadwick Matlin discuss the sorry state of American tennis, Darren Rovell's comments about Serena Williams, and whether analytics can help your fantasy football draft.


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 2015-09-01  42m
 
 

Hot Takedown - A Crash Course In Pitching Stats


It's a new edition of stat school! Kate Fagan, Neil "Stat Man" Paine, and Chadwick Matlin look at the evolution of pitching stats through the ages.


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 2015-08-25  40m
 
 

Hot Takedown - A Statsy Premier League Preview; The NFL Gets Microchips


Kate Fagan, Neil Paine, and Chadwick Matlin discuss the state of soccer analytics, preview the new Premier League season, and discuss the player tracking coming to the NFL.


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 2015-08-18  40m
 
 

Hot Takedown - We Tell John Starks His Advanced Stats, Streaking Blue Jays


Kate Fagan, Neil Paine, and Chadwick Matlin celebrate John Starks' 50th birthday by talking to the Knicks legend about his game, through the lens of advanced stats.


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 2015-08-11  40m