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The Mix in My Mind – San Antonio Spurs

Posted by on Apr 8, 2014 | 0 comments

The Mix in my Mind is a silly combination of players and songs that have become psychically glued on my daily commute. People actually...

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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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Being Human: A San Antonio Spurs Season Preview

Posted by on Oct 26, 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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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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Weekly Stats Recap

Posted by on Mar 4, 2013 | 0 comments

  This week, thanks to the suggestion of  David Vertsberger (@_Verts), I decided to take a look at the top assist men on each team...

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Fridays With Fenrich: A Revolutionary Spirit

Posted by on Feb 8, 2013 | 2 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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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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Evaluating Team Shot Selection

Posted by on Jan 8, 2013 | 4 comments

  A few weeks ago I shared a new metric I had been working on called Expected Points Per Shot (XPPS). The idea was to create a metric...

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Fridays With Fenrich: The Greatest Spurs Ever Played

Posted by on Dec 14, 2012 | 0 comments

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

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Weekly Stats Recap

Posted by on Dec 3, 2012 | 0 comments

  This week I took a look at which statistic had a greater impact on a game’s outcome, transition points or points in the paint. I...

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The Previews Of The Roundtable: Southwest Division

Posted by on Oct 15, 2012 | 2 comments

  Exhibition games have begun and the regular season is fast approaching. The staff here at Hickory-High is previewing the entire...

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San Antonio and Oklahoma City: Game 4 Video Playbook

Posted by on Jun 4, 2012 | 0 comments

  Over the next few weeks, Jordan Kahn will be providing video breakdowns of key sets and plays from many of the playoff games. Check...

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Roster Report: Thunder and Spurs

Posted by on May 24, 2012 | 7 comments

  Kyle Soppe also writes about the NBA for Pickin’ Splinters. Follow him on Twitter. Not sure who to take in this series? Well...

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More Offensive Geometry

Posted by on May 22, 2012 | 8 comments

Two weeks ago, I wrote a piece for Hardwood Paroxysm on the Lakers’ offense and how they use and distribute offensive possessions....

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Tony “Valet” Parker Among the Games Best

Posted by on May 12, 2012 | 0 comments

  Kyle Soppe also writes about the NBA for Pickin’ Splinters. Follow him on Twitter. San Antonio has won 68% of the games in...

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Last Night’s Numbers – 5/7/12

Posted by on May 7, 2012 | 0 comments

  Kyle Soppe also writes about the NBA for Pickin’ Splinters. Follow him on Twitter. Hopefully you had some time this weekend...

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