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3/21/2014
Tableau Sports Viz Entries

Today is the deadline to submit the entries to the Tableau Sports Viz contest. I have not seen a comprehensive list of the entries, but there have been a ton of them posted by various people. Overall there are some really great visualizations. I'm not sure how many entries Tableau typically gets, but it looks like there was a strong turnout.

First, here is my visualization on "The Story of Two Shots" around an amazing Game 6 of the 2013 NBA Finals that came down to two championship defining shots in the last few seconds of the 4th quarter.

I also want to send a shout out to Russell Spangler who is a colleague of mine and did a great viz on competitive eating.

Here's a list of Sports Vizzes that have been posted recently to various places.
Note - I can't confirm that these are all entries and I'm sure there are many more not on this list.


2014 Tournament Picker
2014 NCAA Bracket Seeding
Blue Blood
It's 4th Down
Show Me the Money
Formula 1 Australian Grand Prix
Will these teams ever win it all?
March Madness Bracket Tracker
Who's the Greatest F1 Driver?
Cabrera Blasts One Out of Commercial Park
Phoenix Suns
Stack Attack
March Madness 2014 Top Contenders
Which Quarterback has the most playoff touchdown passes?
The Interactive Shot Chart
2013 Goal of the Year Nominees
Watch Soccer Take Over the World
Your Salary vs MLB Players Salary
Seeding in the Big Ten Basketball Tournament


If I missed a visualization in the list please feel free to email me a link to Jeff@DataPlusScience.com and I'll add it to the list.

Good luck to all the entries!

Jeffrey A. Shaffer