Every March Madness features a couple of exhilarating games, but can we measure which games were the most exciting? In this video, Neil Paine and Reuben Fischer-Baum introduce FiveThirtyEight’s excitement index for this year’s NCAA tournaments, which will measure how exciting each game was based on swings in in-game win probability. Plus, a friendly wager: What first-round game will be the most exciting?
Neil Paine is a senior sportswriter for FiveThirtyEight. @Neil_Paine
Reuben Fischer-Baum is a visual journalist for FiveThirtyEight. @reubenfb