There are few more dynamic sporting spectacles than an NBA game, with arguably the best athletes on the planet battling it out for any edge.
During any one NBA game, there are millions of data points that can be analyzed by artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning tools, providing crucial data for teams and coaches to improve performance. Each dribble, pass, and shot, as well as countless other movements, are used as data points to build a better understanding of what’s happening during a game.
Now, with NBA CourtOptix powered by Microsoft Azure, fans will be able to access these insights, too. They’ll be able go beyond the traditional box score with new metrics from the NBA that add color, unlock more storytelling from the game, and offer a deeper analysis of performance metrics—including leaderboards for comparisons to the rest of the league.