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May 21, 2006

Has LeBron Been King James in the Playoffs?

I was thinking of waiting until Monday to comment on LeBron in the playoffs.  Tomorrow is the decisive game seven between the Cavaliers and Pistons, so as I write this I do not know if LeBron and the Cavaliers have dethroned the defending Eastern Conference champs, or started looking for …

Simple Models of Player Performance

In this forum I have mentioned a few times different measures of performance we introduce in The Wages of Wins. It occurred to me that perhaps the stories I tell here would be easier to follow if I proved a few more details on the measures we introduced. Now detailing …