Monthly Archives: January 2017

  1. Individual Offensive Efficiency (IOE)

    January 12, 2017 by J.H. Yeh

    Scoring is the best way to see a player’s offensive prowess. Below is a list of the top 30 scorers …
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  2. The effect of good rim protection

    January 10, 2017 by J.H. Yeh

    We previously discussed that the most efficient shots are the ones attempted underneath the basket. That is followed by corner …
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  3. How the Rockets and Spurs are winning in vastly different styles

    January 7, 2017 by J.H. Yeh

    The San Antonio Spurs and the Houston Rockets are sitting second and third in the NBA with records 30-7 and …
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  4. How stretch in defense yields efficient offense (part 2: shooting and driving)

    January 6, 2017 by J.H. Yeh

    In the last article (part 1: Field Goal Percentage), we went over that stretching the defense leads to higher field …
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  5. How stretch in defense yields efficient offense (part 1: FG%)

    January 4, 2017 by J.H. Yeh

    In the previous couple articles we discussed in depth why teams are reluctant to invest on mid-range experts because 3-point …
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  6. The diminishing value of offensive boards

    January 4, 2017 by J.H. Yeh

    We previously discussed how teams are valuing 3-pointers to win games due to the higher returns — a convincing sign …
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  7. What happens when all five players touch the ball in the same possession?

    January 3, 2017 by J.H. Yeh

    This is something I’ve wanted to do for a while and I think it’s something I imagine every team does. …
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