The NY Times reports how Harvard signed Jeremy Linn. Â Â This is a rare case where UCLA messed up. Â It is usually excellent at evaluating and importing talent! Â In this age of “Big Data“, how do you quantify intangibles? Â James Heckman is working hard to “quantify” soft skills in his economics research. Â Will talent scouts figure out how to do this? Â Â I am eager to see how Lin and Â “Melo” share the ball. Â The Knicks should consider cutting Carmelo Anthony.