1. How the NBA uses analytics to create an efficient schedule that features 1,230 games in 169 days?

    August 21, 2017 by J.H. Yeh

    Pursuant to the newly revised CBA (Collective Bargaining Agreement), the new NBA season has been extended by a week, from …
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  2. 2006-2017: NBA Teams whose blocks under-estimate their defense at the rim

    August 8, 2017 by J.H. Yeh

    This is a follow up research for “Finding the Heavy-Footed Defenders.” To sum up, I plotted each team’s block per …
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  3. 2006-2017: Centers and forwards whose blocks under-estimate their defense at the rim

    August 7, 2017 by J.H. Yeh

    This is a follow up research for “Finding the Heavy-Footed Defenders.” To sum up, I selected all the centers and …
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  4. Free Agents and their IOE

    July 5, 2017 by J.H. Yeh

    With the July moratorium (7/6, 11:00am CT) looming in as teams can begin officially signing players and making trades, I think …
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  5. Finding the perfect body in the 2017 NBA draft

    June 21, 2017 by J.H. Yeh

    In recent years, NBA teams have begun to have this aggressive obsession on searching for the perfect body to compete …
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  6. The intangible stats for Game 2: Warriors vs Cavaliers

    June 6, 2017 by J.H. Yeh

    This is a continuation from Game 1 of the 2017 NBA Finals. As mentioned in my previous article (The intangible …
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  7. The intangible stats for Game 1: Warriors vs Cavaliers

    June 6, 2017 by J.H. Yeh

    Below are some of the statistics I recorded for Game 1 of the NBA Finals. NBA’s SportVU does not keep …
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