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November 21, 2011

The Freaky Part of the Lockout

Check out Freakonomics for a guest post by none other than our esteemed General Manager David Berri. Monopoly vs. Monopsony: The Economic Battlefield of the NBA Lockout Dave reviews some of the problems in the lockout including. Monopolies vs. Monopsonies: As Patrick went over a while back the NBA players …

The win exchange rate

All wins are not created equal. When we say Kevin Love is worth $45 million and Kobe Bryant is “only” worth $20 million, we leave out the fact that wins are worth more in Los Angeles than Minnesota. This didn’t sit well with Arturo, our Director of Analytics. He decided …