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Weekly Stat Pack

Posted by on Jan 13, 2014 | 0 comments

We are back with another group of statistics that found a way to fly under the radar for the week that was in the NBA. No player is exempt...

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Weekly NBA Stats Pack

Posted by on Dec 30, 2013 | 0 comments

We are back with another group of statistics that found a way to fly under the radar for the week that was in the NBA. No player is exempt...

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Visualization of Success in the NBA Draft

Posted by on Nov 18, 2013 | 2 comments

A vision of mine has been how to track success of different NBA players taken in the draft throughout the years. I have wondered,...

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The Cost of Player Appeasement

Posted by on Nov 18, 2013 | 1 comment

The NBA is a players league. This should hardly be news to even the most casual of basketball followers, but it cannot be overstated....

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The Emperor’s Three Questions: A Brooklyn Nets Season Preview

Posted by on Oct 20, 2013 | 0 comments

  This year, for the first time, Hickory-High will be tackling the challenging of crafting season previews for all thirty NBA teams....

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Coach Kidd Needs to Walk the Walk

Posted by on Jul 10, 2013 | 0 comments

  The Nets were a stagnant, inconsistent, and plainly poor ball club last season. A coaching change early on brought little change in...

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Shot Selection Round-Up: Part 1

Posted by on May 10, 2013 | 2 comments

  Shot selection and specifically shot locations have become a larger and larger part of the basketball conversation. It’s a...

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The Myth of Danger

Posted by on Apr 18, 2013 | 0 comments

  Every year as the playoffs approach one thing is guaranteed. A team or two always gets marked as “the team no one should want to...

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Game of the Week: Miami Heat at Boston Celtics

Posted by on Mar 18, 2013 | 0 comments

  Hello again, Hickory High. Sorry I wasn’t around last week. I was in Istanbul. And the first thing I saw when I got out of...

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New Look Celtics

Posted by on Feb 11, 2013 | 0 comments

  Last night the Boston Celtics beat the Denver Nuggets in triple overtime, 118-114, stretching their win streak to seven games since...

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Do Trade Machines Dream Of Electric Sheep?

Posted by on Feb 5, 2013 | 0 comments

  The trade deadline is just over two weeks away and it appears that seems major moves could be simmering right below the surface....

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All-Star Roundtable

Posted by on Jan 25, 2013 | 0 comments

  1. Which All-Star selection fills you with blissful joy? Kyle Soppe – @unSOPable23 –  Jrue Holiday, for all the critics...

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Fridays With Fenrich: Where We’re Going, We Don’t Need Roads

Posted by on Jan 11, 2013 | 0 comments

  Fridays With Fenrich is a weekly feature here at Hickory-High, the aggregation of an extended, week-long email conversation on a...

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Weekly Stats Recap

Posted by on Dec 17, 2012 | 0 comments

  For this week’s study I took a look at how often (and by how much) winning teams lost individual quarters. For the 52 games played...

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Daily Dribble – November 28th, 2012

Posted by on Nov 29, 2012 | 2 comments

Editing Transparently: Last Night’s Numbers is no more and we’re still searching for a daily format that works here at Hickory-High. Matt...

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Quick Hitters: The 31st of October 2012

Posted by on Oct 30, 2012 | 0 comments

  Quick Hitters is a daily, brief, multi-dimensional recap of the previous night’s NBA action. Score: Cavaliers 94 –...

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