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Wages of Wins Network Weekend Podcast

Available in Several Internet Locations Near You! Download it directly – Wages of Wins Podcast 5/31/2011 Subscribe to our RSS feed – Wages of Wins Podcast RSS Feed Find us in iTunes – Wages of Wins in iTunes Super Stats Team Assemble Arturo of Arturo’s Silly Little Stats Devin the …

Jason Kidd is an All-Time Great Point Guard

The following is from Andres (Dre) Alvarez There’s no doubt that Dirk has had a big impact for the Mavs this playoffs.  But the most productive player on the team has been Jason Kidd (check out Arturo’s blog for more on this topic). And when we look at Kidd’s career, …

Why are the Lakers Already Home for the Summer?

The following is from Andres (Dre) Alvarez. Were you surprised by Dallas beating LA?  For most people — including the Lakers — surprise is the right word.  But Arturo Galletti — the only person between the Wages of Wins Smackdown and Truehoop Smackdown that had Dallas winning this series — …

Explaining the Memphis Grizzlies

The following is from Andres Alvarez. Here’s a twitter conversation that lead to today’s post Bouncex3 J. O. Applegate Before the season everyone would say someone like Horford, but Z-Bo is (was) by far the most underrated player in the league. NerdNumbers Andres Alvarez @Bouncex3 I’d say Z-Bo is more …

Reviewing Denver vs. Oklahoma City

The following post is from Andres Alvarez. Well the Denver Nuggets fell to the Oklahoma City Thunder and with that so did my hopes in the Wages of Wins Smackdown. This series felt oddly similar to the Indiana-Chicago series with a slight difference. Denver let game 2 go but was …

Reviewing the Chicago-Indiana Series

The following post — which we hope is a regular feature during the playoffs — is from Andres Alvarez: This year — thanks to an increase in staff — the Wages of Wins Network is able to offer series wrap-ups as each playoff round finishes. Inspired by Arturo’s 30-16-1 pieces …

The Tragedy of Kevin Love

The following post is from Andres Alvarez.  And since Dre gave us Automated Wins Produced, it is these numbers he uses to tell the story of Kevin Love and the Minnesota Timberwolves. For over half the league the season is still going on. For a select few the season is …