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Get Ready to Love Thanasis Antetokounmpo

Posted by on May 22, 2014 | 2 comments

There’s this memory that will always linger in the back of my mind for the rest of Giannis Antetokounmpo‘s career. The minute...

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Two Sides of Tanking

Posted by on Apr 11, 2014 | 2 comments

No doubt; there’s been a lot made of “tanking” in the NBA this season. The assertion that teams are losing on purpose...

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Abolish (Useless) NBA Divisions: Stepping Closer Towards Restructure

Posted by on Apr 7, 2014 | 1 comment

I know saying one conference is distinctly better than the other may be considered oversimplification, but the Western Conference, when...

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How Dead Are You, Really?

Posted by on Mar 5, 2014 | 0 comments

It’s March, which means it’s time for sorry NBA teams to mail in the season and start losing games to improve their draft...

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A Giannis Pilgrimage

Posted by on Feb 4, 2014 | 0 comments

We’re proud to feature this guest post from Tyler Lashbrook. You can find more crisp, sparkling gems for Tyler at Warriors World,...

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Belgradian Hulk: Let’s Get to Know Miroslav

Posted by on Jan 10, 2014 | 0 comments

Butt-ugly as the Eastern Conference standings look these days, we can’t be reminded often enough that the players we see on the NBA...

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#10WordRecaps: December 18, 2013

Posted by on Dec 19, 2013 | 0 comments

Another day, another installment of #10WordRecaps. Every week night we will be collecting game recaps on Twitter, (in 10 words less) from...

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#10WordRecaps: December 11, 2013

Posted by on Dec 12, 2013 | 0 comments

Another day, another installment of #10WordRecaps. Every week night we will be collecting game recaps on Twitter, (in 10 words less) from...

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#10WordRecaps: December 10, 2013

Posted by on Dec 11, 2013 | 1 comment

Another day, another installment of #10WordRecaps. Every week night we will be collecting game recaps on Twitter, (in 10 words less) from...

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Visualizing Efficiency and the Four Factors

Posted by on Dec 9, 2013 | 0 comments

Above is a new version of a visualization I put together last year using team data from Basketball-Reference. On their season summary page...

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#10WordRecaps: December 4, 2013

Posted by on Dec 5, 2013 | 0 comments

Another day, another installment of #10WordRecaps. Every week night we will be collecting game recaps on Twitter, (in 10 words less) from...

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#10WordRecaps: December 3, 2013

Posted by on Dec 4, 2013 | 0 comments

Another day, another installment of #10WordRecaps. Every week night we will be collecting game recaps on Twitter, (in 10 words less) from...

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Most Surprising Players in the East (For Good or Ill)

Posted by on Dec 3, 2013 | 2 comments

One month into the NBA season Michael Beasley is the most surprisingly good player in the Eastern conference, according to my analysis....

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Individual Scoring Variance

Posted by on Nov 26, 2013 | 0 comments

Recently I shared project that had been percolating for awhile, looking at team offensive and defensive not just by efficiency, but also...

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Visualizing Jump Shots, Featuring Hero Ball in Toronto

Posted by on Nov 26, 2013 | 1 comment

Last I started to look at the new SportVU data on jump shooting the NBA is sharing with its fans coming from tracking camera now in every...

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#10WordRecaps: November 25, 2013

Posted by on Nov 26, 2013 | 0 comments

Another day, another installment of #10WordRecaps. Every week night we will be collecting game recaps on Twitter, (in 10 words less) from...

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