Eric Goldwein – of Hoop76 – says we (as in the BoxScoreGeeks and myself) are wrong about tanking. He acknowledges what I said at Freakonomics about the generally poor outcomes achieved in the future by NBA teams. But he has an explanation: In first place, with 10 “tanks,” is the …
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Once upon a time, I wrote virtually everything that appeared at the Wages of Wins Journal Journal. During the NBA season – which lasts from late October to June (or much of the year) – posts followed this format: Data would be collected and analyzed for a specific team. With …
Dave recounts his encounter with former professional basketball vagabond Paul Shirley.
Dave reviews the history books to see what this year’s Lakers can learn from the 2010-11 Knicks.
Dave shares some places where you can find Wins Produced based analysis for the 2013-14 NBA season.
Dave explains why DeMar DeRozan and Rudy Gay have more to worry about on the offensive end than they realize.
Dave shares Lee Panas’ answer to the following question: after their walk-off victory, are the Red Sox more likely to win game 3 of the 2013 ALCS?
Dave and Devin write about Allan Houston’s potential as an NBA GM.
Dave posts at Time about paying college athletes.
Dave offers two brief comments on topics related to the 2013 NBA Draft.