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Malcolm Gladwell Again

November 21, 2006 by


Readers of Malcolm Gladwell’s blog will have noted, with some disappointment, that Gladwell has not posted a new entry since September 29. Today he is back with a post entitled NBA Metrics Continued… . In this post Gladwell comments on the review of John Hollinger’s Player Efficiency Rating offered in this forum. One of the […]

Michael Jordan at the Washington Gate

November 21, 2006 by


Last week I noted the impact star players have on home gate revenue and road attendance in the NBA. The punch line: The star power of a player does attract a significant number of fans on the road but has little impact on a home team’s gate revenue. In response to this post someone asked […]