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Providing the Statistical Analysis that Matthew Yglesias Needs

December 3, 2007 by


Matthew Yglesias – of the Atlantic – has asked for a specific study of the NBA.  In The Statistical Analysis We Need, Yglesias stated the following:

Getting Too Much to the Point in Memphis

December 3, 2007 by


The Memphis Grizzlies were the worst team in the NBA in 2006-07.  And this was not an accident.  Not only did this team lead the NBA in losses, it also posted the worst efficiency differential [offensive efficiency minus defensive efficiency] in the Association. When we look at Wins Produced, we can see why this team […]