Clueless? Too much sex, drugs and rock-n-roll ? Picking the home team to win will give only about 54% accuracy.
However, you can
simply pick the team that has scored the most points in the current season! (If a tie, pick the home team.)
This “system” has exhibited 62.4% accuracy over the past ten seasons, beating many so-called experts. Typically, the best AI systems can predict with about 68-69% accuracy by using hours of simulation and computation.
In 2015 top artificial intelligence systems only returned about 65.9% accuracy at best. In 2016,
top systems returned 67%-69%.