Confusing that the law practice is called EA Sports Law when they're writing about EA Sports and law.
stats seem a lot more transient than a song or film
I just don't know how things like copyright strikes etc on YT would work. The fingerprint of music, image etc is the item itself. Some numbers in a table just wouldn't be identifiable in the same way.
Even if a judge agrees that players own this data, it would be impossible to maintain control over it.
Recording a match on your phone when you're there is already something prohibited (but not managed). Imagine banning pencil and paper if someone wanted to mark their programme etc.