The 3-Point shot has changed the incentive structure of basketball. In this analysis I try to find an optimal distance for the line
Taking a deeper dive in to the Spot-Up Wing player archetype
In my previous article I took a closer look at how the number of On-Ball Playmakers is on the rise and I detailed three examples of the type of player that fit this mold. In this article I will do the same for Balanced Playmakers.
How to use the nba_api module to scrape data from the NBA.com API
New Archetypes for NBA players based on play type data.
A quick and dirty overview of monte carlo simulation applied to basketball outcomes