Can Big Data Solve the Skill vs. Luck Mystery in Fantasy Sports?

July 13, 2015

Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS) is a relatively new phenomenon. Some say it’s definitely a game of skill, others claim it’s just another form of gambling and shouldn’t be legal.

DFS, ”the next big thing” is taking North America by storm and slowly knocking on Europe’s doors. The way it works is simple: sports lovers select a team of real world athletes who then score fantasy points according to set scoring rules.