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Sports Analytics Expert Shares Lessons From James Holzhauer's Jeopardy Run

The long-running Jeopardy winning streak for James Holzhauer finally came to an end Monday night. The professional sports gambler won 32 games using an aggressive strategy that kept fans captivated. Here & Now’s Jeremy Hobson talks about his run with Shane Sanders, a sports analytics professor at Syracuse University.

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