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Breaking down Wins Produced

To paraphrase John Von Neumann,truth is much too complicated to allow anything but approximations. Case in point, it is a simple truth that everything in the Wins Produced Model comes from the Boxscore. All the math is based on actual measurable events that occur and are measure on a basketball …

The Euro Rankings

“Finally, from so little sleeping and so much reading, his brain dried up and he went completely out of his mind.” ― Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra, Don Quixote This offseason has progressed for me like a personal checklist: Rank all the draft prospects and rank them (Check) Prepare a list …

The Free Market Alternative

The other day, I (Arturo Galletti… in case you were wondering) wrote a piece on the numbers behind the NBA Labor dispute. To summarize: Player’s salaries have stayed even with inflation. Essentially this means their pay has not been going up. Owners have been increasing their spending. Management’s operating costs (per …