Do some players start with a cavalry charge, then slow down? Or,
I suppose you could have either, plus those who are as steady as Gibraltar. It's an angle I was thinking of exploring in my database - any such tendencies should show up. Before I do it, however,
Do you think it's a measurable factor?
Which players show this tendency?
As a follow-up, I might also look at the difference between
playing consecutive games, vs. having 1- or 2-game sitdowns.