The Golden State Warriors engage in a high-scoring affair with the Sacramento Kings, harkening back to the Don Nelson days. The difference? The coach, here, now, and in the future, wants to stick to the best, and most capable on the team. Stephen Curry is that man. And will be for a long time. The Warriors really, really, reaaaaaaaaaally, a million times ove […]
FINAL (8-9) 108 – 101 (9-9) Key Performers: J. Wall (WAS): 26 pts, 6 reb, 12 ast, 5 stl P. Millsap (ATL): 23 pts, 10 reb, 2 ast, 2 blk [FULL BOX SCORE] The Hawks once again found themselves in a second-half rut, but this time they couldn’t come back to take the victory as […]
The Spurs run a set they call Loop, where Tony Parker runs around two screens on the baseline. He curls around the second, and receives the ball with position to drive. The Hawks actually ran this exact set in last night’s game with Teague, but Jeff isn’t always the player on the baseline looking to […]
The Atlanta Hawks announced at 1:22 PM today that Kyle Korver, Shelvin Mack, and Lou Williams did not travel to Houston for tonight’s game. Williams doesn’t come as a big shock, as he played a season high 24 minutes last night in his return from ACL surgery. Mack also wasn’t too outrageous either when he […]
Usage Adjusted Rating, as I discussed previously, has Alternate Win Score (AWS) as its base. Alternate Win Score is a simple per minute measure of performance, which has proven to be the best linear weights metric for prediction across high...