An underlying theme in these posts is the tension between LOGIC (facts,data, stats, etc.) and EMOTION ( gut feeling, sympathy, affection, etc.) especially concerning trades, re-signings and drafts.
A GM must struggle with these opposing forces when making decisions involving millions of dollars. How sweet it is when a player comes along who causes the brain and the heart to line up in agreement.
My question to you is " In general, how do you personally lean on the facts vs feelings curve?"
Below is a poll. Please vote and leave a comment if you like.
You're Kevin Pritchard. You're ultimately responsible for millions of dollars. How do you handle your decision-making ?
I'm a cold-hearted machine all the way. (3 votes)
75% by the numbers. (13 votes)
50-50 head and heart. (15 votes)
75% intuition.25% information. (5 votes)
Gut feeling totally, Baby. (1 vote)
Roll the dice. (0 votes)
37 total votes