Log in or Sign up. Your voice is missing! You will need to register for a free account to get access to the following site features: Reply to discussions and create your own threads. Access to private conversations with other members. We hope to see you as a part of our community soon! Question for the old-timers who had to deal with ties back in the horse-and-buggy days: How do you figure win percentages with ties?
Do you throw the tie out when you figure it i. I've wondered about this since eighth grade, but never had occasion to have it clarified until now. A tie is half a win and half a loss. BTExpress , Apr 9, I don't understand that.
Your win percentage should be the percentage of games that you WIN. OnTheRiver , Apr 9, But if you do that, you run into the possibility that you could have more wins than losses, yet still have a sub-. RickStain , Apr 9, Actually, through the season, ties did not count toward win percentage.
They were simply disregarded Before the season, the NFL adopted the half a win, half a loss method and used it since. Diabeetus , Apr 9, Batman , Apr 9, If you want to call it win percentage, then actually translates to.
What I find most reporters for leagues such as the NHL, that decide standings on total points, not wins doing, is reporting the Pct. It irks me when I see a team referred to as a.
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