Articles

Jun
08

How Matt Chapman’s Two-Way Play Makes Him an All-Star

Matt Chapman burst onto the scene in 2018 as an All-Star level player, proving strong abilities as both a hitter and a fielder, resulting in

May
21

The 10 Best NBA Impact Metrics

It’s been a long, windy journey to get here, one that started with plans for a video. (That wouldn’t have been enough time to discuss

May
17

The Best Regular-Season Teams of 2021 Per Oliver’s Four Factors

(📸 The Ringer) About a year ago, I trained Dean Oliver’s four factors (AKA the outcomes for a possession) on offensive and defensive ratings from 1974

May
15

5 NBA Thoughts [#2]

(📸 The Ringer) Inspired by the likes of Sports Illustrated, SB Nation, and Thinking Basketball among countless others, I’m continuing here a “5 Thoughts” series. Watching and studying

May
10

5 NBA Thoughts [#1]

(📸 The Ringer) Inspired by the likes of Sports Illustrated, SB Nation, and Thinking Basketball among countless others, I’m introducing here a “5 Thoughts” series. Watching and studying

Apr
23

Modeling NBA Scoring Proficiency

(📸 The Ringer) The concept that diminishing returns on efficiency accompany an increase in scoring attempts has long existed, yet very few public models are available

Apr
18

The NBA MVP Voter Criteria is Deeply Flawed (Opinion Piece)

(📸 Business Insider) Recently, I’ve scoured the internet for a clear and qualified description of what constitutes the definition of the NBA’s MVP Award, and unfortunately,

Apr
12

How to Interpret NBA Impact Metrics [Video & Script]

NBA impact metrics, despite acting as some of the best tools available to the public today, are frequently misinterpreted. What are some ways to look