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fennsk1

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Real name: Steve Fenn
Twitter: @StatHunting (formerly @SoccerStatHunt)
My blog is StatHunting.com and I write monthly for The Shin Guardian
Big thanks to SBN blog Big D Soccer, who gave me my first writing platform.
Banker by day, analytical blogger (mostly about soccer) by lunch break and commute (don't worry, I ride a bus).
Husband to an ordained Presbyterian pastor. Father of toddler with a promising right foot.

An exiled Dallasite, I have stuck by DFW teams in all sports but baseball (which I enjoy for the stadium atmosphere more than the game at this point anyway).

A Fan Of...

  • NBA Dallas Mavericks
  • NFL Dallas Cowboys
  • NHL Dallas Stars
  • MLB Pittsburgh Pirates
  • FIFA USA MNT
  • MLS FC Dallas
Recent Activity
Maybe it matters whether or not they are college players at the time of signing?
Commented on Big D Daily: News for Friday, August 1, 2014 on Aug 1 2014, 3:35p - 1 reply
it's as clear as mud
Commented on Big D Daily: News for Friday, August 1, 2014 on Aug 1 2014, 3:34p
Eventually, perhaps
Commented on FC Dallas signs 12th Homegrown Player, forward Coy Craft on Aug 1 2014, 2:13p
Often there's a difference between timing of announcement and official timing
Commented on Big D Daily: News for Friday, August 1, 2014 on Aug 1 2014, 1:08p
Great Craft Profile from Will Parchman
Commented on FC Dallas signs 12th Homegrown Player, forward Coy Craft on Aug 1 2014, 1:06p - 2 replies
No Subject
Commented on Big D Daily: News for Friday, August 1, 2014 on Aug 1 2014, 1:00p - 1 reply
Does another homegrown count?
Commented on Big D Daily: News for Friday, August 1, 2014 on Aug 1 2014, 11:47a - 2 replies
Yeah, season-ending IR for John and Thomas doesn't really help anything beyond roster spots.
Commented on George John undergoes successful knee surgery to end his 2014 season on Aug 1 2014, 9:03a
Nope, the international slot was already open
Commented on Big D Daily: News for Thursday, July 31, 2014 on Aug 1 2014, 8:54a
That's a summary, they're not all direct effects of Sanchez leaving
Commented on Big D Daily: News for Thursday, July 31, 2014 on Jul 31 2014, 2:53p - 1 reply
Already have to roster spots. AJ's gone, remember?
Commented on Big D Daily: News for Thursday, July 31, 2014 on Jul 31 2014, 2:33p - 1 reply
FCD's playoff odds went up roughly 5% last night
Commented on Big D Daily: News for Thursday, July 31, 2014 on Jul 31 2014, 11:23a - 2 replies
And such a monumental "if" kicking off that statement
Commented on Ivan Johnson signs contract with the Mavericks on Jul 31 2014, 8:36a - 1 reply
FCD should be willing
Commented on FC Dallas trades Andrew Jacobson to New York City FC on Jul 30 2014, 4:13p
A 3rd round pick is pretty much nothing.
Commented on FC Dallas trades Andrew Jacobson to New York City FC on Jul 30 2014, 1:33p - 1 reply
Since it won't be a DP, I'm hopeful they'll get Onyewu & an international signing
Commented on FC Dallas trades Andrew Jacobson to New York City FC on Jul 29 2014, 3:22p
"the club has nearly $400k to work with going forward"
Commented on FC Dallas trades Andrew Jacobson to New York City FC on Jul 29 2014, 2:43p
Fair enough
Commented on In parting, a rememberance of The Matrix on Jul 29 2014, 9:30a - 1 reply
Odds at present
Commented on Strength of Remaining Schedule on Jul 29 2014, 8:31a
Who turns down a trophy?
Commented on Strength of Remaining Schedule on Jul 29 2014, 8:20a
Historically,
Commented on Big D Daily: News for Monday, July 28, 2014 on Jul 28 2014, 3:36p
Hugely depends on unknowns
Commented on Big D Daily: News for Monday, July 28, 2014 on Jul 28 2014, 2:26p
Good point, but DJ was great...
Commented on In parting, a rememberance of The Matrix on Jul 28 2014, 10:37a - 1 reply
Speaking of DP signings, I'm hosting a guess-the-salaries contest on my site.
Commented on Big D Daily: News for Monday, July 28, 2014 on Jul 28 2014, 10:17a - 2 replies
I hate these kinds of friendlies
Commented on FC Dallas falls to Aston Villa 2-0 in summer friendly on Jul 24 2014, 1:47p - 1 reply
Also, don't forget Michael Orozco Fiscal
Commented on Who's Coming to Dallas? on Jul 24 2014, 8:50a
Klinsmann has a contract through 2018
Commented on Some quick thoughts on Jurgen Klinsmann on Jul 21 2014, 2:31p
How much of the blame for this epic (U-20 and Olympic) fail should fall to Klinsy?
Commented on Some quick thoughts on Jurgen Klinsmann on Jul 21 2014, 9:14a - 1 reply
for Jameer Nelson
Voted on Jul 18 2014, 1:53p
My reaction: Hope he doesn't cut into Wright's minutes too much
Commented on Rashard Lewis agrees to one-year deal with Dallas Mavericks on Jul 16 2014, 12:06p - 1 reply
Exactly. There are deals to be had on the tail end of the free agent pool
Commented on NBA Free Agency: Why Houston won't, and never was, going to let Parsons slip away on Jul 10 2014, 4:24p - 1 reply
Yes, but...
Commented on NBA Free Agency: Why Houston won't, and never was, going to let Parsons slip away on Jul 10 2014, 4:22p - 1 reply
Anyone want to take a spin on the ESPN Trade Machine?
Commented on Mavericks waiting to submit offer sheet to Rockets on Jul 10 2014, 2:39p
That's a lot of signings in the next 72 hours...
Commented on NBA Free Agency: Why Houston won't, and never was, going to let Parsons slip away on Jul 10 2014, 1:09p
Good to warn that Parsons might not come, but this isn't a clear case.
Commented on NBA Free Agency: Why Houston won't, and never was, going to let Parsons slip away on Jul 10 2014, 10:35a - 2 replies
Yup, that's enormous.
Commented on NBA Free Agency: Why Houston won't, and never was, going to let Parsons slip away on Jul 10 2014, 9:38a - 1 reply
Define "no chance"
Commented on A Cap Update, or, a Handsome Game of Chess on Jul 9 2014, 2:19p
Parsons would be a fool to not sign a max offer
Commented on A Cap Update, or, a Handsome Game of Chess on Jul 9 2014, 10:47a - 1 reply
Agreed, but it might not be as long as 24 hours.
Commented on A Cap Update, or, a Handsome Game of Chess on Jul 8 2014, 3:38p - 1 reply
Fair Point, but I've yet to hear a cap expert state Houston's situation clearly
Commented on A Cap Update, or, a Handsome Game of Chess on Jul 8 2014, 2:29p - 2 replies
So glad Lebron is dragging his feet.
Commented on A Cap Update, or, a Handsome Game of Chess on Jul 8 2014, 11:46a
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