Browsing All Posts published on »July, 2011«

Will an Amnesty Clause Help Competitive Balance?

July 31, 2011 by


Dre explains how an amnesty clause won't fix the problem that there aren't enough good (or terrible) players go around.

Quick Takes: Pacific Division Draft Grades

July 30, 2011 by


Devin reviews the Pacific Division's Draft choices. For the most part the division does well with Sacramento falling a little short.

Killing their Team

July 28, 2011 by


Arturo get inspired by Dre to create the Bizarro Wins Produced All-NBA teams.

Afternoon Thoughts

July 28, 2011 by


Dre shares some of the random thoughts the Wages of Wins Network writers have when they're not writing hard hitting stats posts.

Trivia: Baddest of the Bad

July 28, 2011 by


Andrea Bargnani joined the ranks of the super bad last season. Can you name the other players on the list?

Luck – not the Lottery – Helps Out Memphis

July 27, 2011 by


Dave Berri examines the Memphis Grizzlies in 2010-11 and demonstrates that making lottery picks year after year doesn't always work. Getting lucky, though, is a great strategy.

Wages of Wins Network Bullets

July 26, 2011 by


Looking at links from around the Wages of Wins Network. What do Dave Chappelle and Dwyane Wade have in common? Who were the greatest Sonics? News of the lockout and more!

How Many Points is Your Player Worth? (Rev. 2)

July 25, 2011 by


Arturo changes the currency of the Wins Produced metric back to points to show how much your players are worth game by game.

NBA Lockout and Inception of Conventional Wisdom

July 24, 2011 by


Mosi reexamines several of the myths exposed in The Wages of Wins and shows how the "virus of misinformation" can be hard to kill.

Trivia: Getting to the points quickly.

July 23, 2011 by


Which players started strong both in production and scoring as a rookie and never raised their scoring peak?