Posts Tagged ‘stats’

You say it best when you say nothing at all

Part II of Ant’s look back at the NBA decade that was. In Wednesday’s post, I wrote about two mid-decade events that changes the stylistic landscape of the NBA. But there was another big factor that helped improve the quality of play league-wide – namely, teams got smarter. Or rather, the better teams got smarter. […]

Chris Paul: Ruining Stats for Point Guards Everywhere

Lebron James’ eye-popping numbers of late (he’s averaging 30-10-8 over his last five games) are blinding people to some other seriously freaky stat-stuffing performances around the league, namely those of Chris Paul. Chris Paul already ruined my favourite and most-proclaimed statistic last season – the last player to average 20 points and 10 assists through […]