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Previewing the Year of the Super Teams

October 27, 2009 by


To the extent that competitive balance matters (and its importance tends to be overstated), the NBA has a competitive balance problem.  As we detail in The Wages of Wins, relative to MLB, NFL, and the NHL; winning percentage (once one controls for schedule length) has a wider dispersion in the Association. And while competitive balance […]