Articles

Jul
21

Top 10 NBA Players of 2021 (#1-3)

During the last post, I continued the top-10 series I introduced two days ago by covering the fourth through sixth rankings. Today, I’ll wrap up

Jul
18

Top 10 NBA Players of 2021 (#4-6)

During my last post, I introduced a series in which I would rank the NBA’s ten best players of the 2021 season, starting with rankings

Jul
17

Top 10 NBA Players of 2021 (#7-10)

Every year, I embark on the self-destructive journey of ranking the NBA’s very best players. Anyone who regularly consumes basketball content will likely have seen

Jul
07

Wilt Chamberlain and the Dunning-Kruger Curve of Statistical Analysis

Proposed by social psychologists David Dunning and Justin Kruger in 1999, the Dunning-Kruger effect explains a form of cognitive bias by describing the stages of

Jul
04

The NBA’s Top 10 Offensive Players of 2021

(📸 The Ringer) Nearing the end of the 2021 Playoffs, with a whole new season of information on the league’s top players, we cycle around to

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