PlaySight trained AI on thousands of hours of videos to understand sports

Venture Beat | Feb 15, 2020 at 12:30 AM
  • Sports analytics, which refers to the use of data and statistics to measure the performance of players (or teams) and make informed coaching decisions, is an enormous market.
  • Startup Stats captures up to 2,700 data points per game analyzed, tapping machine learning algorithms to tally up the distance players run, the trajectory and speed of balls, and teammates’ touches.
  • Indeed, over 20 high schools, colleges, and universities have installed PlaySight’s technology across several sports and venues, including ice hockey and soccer.