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In their age 20 season or younger only 2 players have avg at least 17 PPG 7 APG and shot 34 from three Ja Morant and Lebron James 11:14 am Mon Aug 16 EDT 0 ups @ 0.44 Deleted

Only some players are true closers Who is the best closer in the NBA currently 11:42 pm Tue Sep 7 EDT 0 ups @ 0.27 Deleted

Kawhi and PG only shot 1 free throw combined2:16 am Wed Sep 22 EDT 0 ups @ 0.42 Removed

Who is the best player your team has ever signed in free agency 1:03 pm Tue Nov 23 EDT 0 ups @ 0.38 Deleted

I consider Capricorn Aquarius and Pisces to be the best possible astrological signs for basketball and Gemini and Sagittarius to be the worst Based on this analysis this is the correct draft order this evening 9:53 am Wed Nov 24 EDT 0 ups @ 0.40 Deleted

Currently the 1 team in Opponent PPG is the New York Knicks They are allowing an average of 104 4 ppg leading the league The other top-6 defenses in the league are the Lakers Jazz Suns Heat and Clippers 11:57 am Wed Mar 3 EDT 1 ups @ 1.00 Deleted

According to the LEBRON Metric which some place particular respect in these are the best players this season who are 21 and younger Doncic Zion and Morant are the only players with scores over 1 Lamelo is the only player with a positive score who is 15:00 pm Mon Mar 15 EDT 0 ups @ 0.50 Deleted

Philadelphia could have had a core of Embiid Simmons Tatum and Devin Booker if they drafted Tatum and Booker instead of Markelle and Jahlil Okafor10:36 pm Mon Mar 15 EDT 0 ups @ 0.20 Deleted

Meta Werent we going to reintroduce the meta-level Top Performers thread every day as a way of consolidating the many many individual stat-line threads that people post about individual players 9:46 am Tue Mar 23 EDT 0 ups @ 0.27 Deleted

Who contributed the most to winning last night among the teams that did win According to plus minus the top contributors were Jokic Randle Zion Danny Green DeAndre Ayton and Joseph Harris Zion and Danny Green had the top individual plus minus line11:08 am Wed Mar 24 EDT 0 ups @ 0.48 Deleted

Westbrook just dropped a 20 20 10 triple double and I bet it won t matter at all to this sub10:32 pm Sat Mar 27 EDT 0 ups @ 0.31 Deleted

5 years is plenty of time to evaluate how a player is going to develop and contribute in this league Here is a re-ranking of the 2016 draft lottery based on career WS which estimates the number of wins contributed by a player8:28 am Mon Mar 29 EDT 3 ups @ 0.67 Deleted

Mikal Bridges recorded 6 steals against the Hornets last night in a 4-point win10:21 am Mon Mar 29 EDT 0 ups @ 0.25 Deleted

Kawhi Leonard nearly notched a triple double against the Lakers 19 10 8 on 8 15 shooting 2 steals and 216:57 pm Sun Apr 4 EDT 2 ups @ 0.58 Deleted

James Cock That Back And Bang On Em Johnson against the Rockets 18 points on 50 shooting 7 rebounds 3 assists 4 blocks and 2 steals and a team high 17 in 33 minutes11:02 pm Sun Apr 4 EDT 10 ups @ 0.86 Removed

Lottery Re-Visited Based on WS from 2016-2021 this is how the 2016 draft lottery should have proceeded 1:27 pm Tue Apr 6 EDT 0 ups @ 0.50 Removed

Grayson Allen against the Atlanta Hawks tonight 30 points 4 rebounds 3 assists on 10 18 shooting and a game-high 20 for Memphis10:18 pm Wed Apr 7 EDT 64 ups @ Removed

Comments

What happened to the Ja Morant hype 9:33 pm Fri Jan 29 EDTRemoved

LMAO he already looks like an all-star to me. What is this crap? 6

Knicks PR While Steve Stoute is a valued contributer of the Knicks marketing and branding efforts he does not speak on behalf of New York Knicks personnel and basketball operations 6:03 pm Tue Feb 16 EDTRemoved

Knicks definitely are the KANGZ of being the Knicks 1

Post Game Thread Team LeBron 2 defeats Team Giannis 24 157-155 in a thriller of a game wrapping up the 2020 All Star Weekend 11:29 pm Sun Feb 21 EDTRemoved

Incredibly exciting even though it ended at the free throw line. I know AD was sweating. 4

Rob Pelinka spotted with Giannis Antetokounmpo12:52 pm Tue Feb 23 EDTRemoved

Pelinka is actually a shit GM if he didn’t have the luxury of relying on LA as a draw 1

Next year the Golden State Warriors will have the opportunity to go to 6 straight NBA Finals11:25 pm Wed Mar 17 EDTRemoved

People are actually dying because of this virus 2

Would you rather have Dejounte murray or Lonzo 4:40 pm Sun Aug 15 EDTRemoved

DeJounte. 1

Damian Lillard caught following17 year old TikToker and liking her racy pics sources included7:04 pm Thu Aug 19 EDTRemoved

Nothing, this sub will eat shit for Dame if he tells them to. 1

Why can t Suns be included in the play in tournament 12:06 am Fri Aug 20 EDTRemoved

They just were 2

If the Clippers lose this series should they fire Doc Rivers 7:30 pm Sun Aug 29 EDTRemoved

Man this is dumb 1

Murray finishes with 50 5 6 and Mitchell finishes with 44 6 5 in another outstanding matchup11:12 pm Sun Sep 5 EDTRemoved

Tfw your coach doesn’t even coach but it doesn’t matter when you have unlimited homing rockets 3

Is Rudy Gobert one of the worse contract in the NBA 12:11 am Mon Sep 6 EDTRemoved

Definitely feel like he is particularly valuable only against certain teams. 3

Only some players are true closers Who is the best closer in the NBA currently 11:42 pm Tue Sep 7 EDTRemoved

They are closers in games without the highest leverage, but both of them have terrible shooting splits in Game 7s -6

Only some players are true closers Who is the best closer in the NBA currently 11:42 pm Tue Sep 7 EDTRemoved

I didn’t call them chokers I said they disappoint consistently in Game 7s -2

Replace giannis with healthy KD how much different would the series be right now against Miami 12:19 am Thu Sep 9 EDTRemoved

Wtf did we get lobotomized KD is an all time great 1

THE MILWAUKEE BUCKS HAVE BEEN ELIMINATED FROM 2020 CHAMPIONSHIP CONTENTION9:23 pm Tue Sep 14 EDTRemoved

Milwaukee has the league’s best record for the first time in 50 years nearly for the franchise. Has the MVP for the first time really ever. Fans get excited. Many of them have never been alive to root for a true contender Bucks team, or for an MVP. -1

Whos the better player - Kemba or Kyrie10:33 pm Wed Sep 15 EDTRemoved

Lmaoooooooooooooo the lack of perspective honestly gives me vertigo 0

Congrats to the Nuggets from a Clippers fan2:16 am Wed Sep 22 EDTRemoved

This sub treating y’all like shit. Honestly it’s bully mentality from a bunch of dynasty fans who think fans of cursed franchises should demonstrate appropriate humility. 8

Kawhi Leonard individual statistics in Game 7 14 points 6-22 FG 2-7 3PFG 6 rebounds 6 assists 2 turnovers -21 in 44 minutes8:38 am Wed Sep 22 EDTRemoved

He shot zero free throws. The fix was in. -1

Have AD Luka and Jokic surpassed Giannis and Harden 10:39 pm Sun Sep 26 EDTRemoved

Yes to Jokic 0

Alex Third Star Carusos only bucket of the game came in the last possession in garbage time11:52 pm Tue Sep 28 EDTRemoved

He isn’t allowed to play anymore now that Murray decapitated his soul 0

Does LeBron have another gear or did age finally catch up to him 12:20 am Wed Sep 29 EDTRemoved

He is deferring more but he was a total beast on defense in the fourth 1

Why is Stevens the only coach to get the did he turn the ball over or is he missing shots excuse 12:16 am Thu Sep 30 EDTRemoved

He’s the most similar in appearance and vibe to the people giving the excuses on this site 2

Kyrie Irving speaks on the coaching situation I dont really see us having a head coach KD could be a head coach I could be a head coach some days KD adds Jacque Vaughn could be a head coach could do it one day Its a collaborative effort 1:18 pm Thu Oct 7 EDTRemoved

Openly undermining a coach for no reason is basically a “hello” from Kyrie. 7

Kyrie Irving speaks on the coaching situation I dont really see us having a head coach KD could be a head coach I could be a head coach some days KD adds Jacque Vaughn could be a head coach could do it one day Its a collaborative effort 1:18 pm Thu Oct 7 EDTRemoved

This is such a perfectly self-destructive Kyrie statement. I dont think a parody account would do better. 2

Kyrie Irving speaks on the coaching situation I dont really see us having a head coach KD could be a head coach I could be a head coach some days KD adds Jacque Vaughn could be a head coach could do it one day Its a collaborative effort 1:18 pm Thu Oct 7 EDTRemoved

Kyrie: “In many ways I am already dead. And have always been in the process of being born. The history of the earth is collaborative but also a history of Kyrie.” 2

Jimmy Butler with another huge triple double Jimmy with 35 points 11-19 FG 12-12 FT 12 rebounds 11 assists in Game 5 win11:39 pm Fri Oct 15 EDTRemoved

He is my adult dad 1

Dwight Howard and Shaq are two Orlando Magic Superstars that have left and won a title with the Lakers10:09 pm Sun Oct 17 EDTRemoved

Dwight also won in Orlando tonight 1

I consider Capricorn Aquarius and Pisces to be the best possible astrological signs for basketball and Gemini and Sagittarius to be the worst Based on this analysis this is the correct draft order this evening 9:53 am Wed Nov 24 EDTRemoved

We can look at the 2017 draft for example: Markelle (Gemini) Lonzo (Scoprio) Tatum (Pisces) 3

EVERY FREE AGENCY SIGNING SO FAR1:03 pm Sat Nov 27 EDTRemoved

Puffs out chest about Deanthony Melton 2

Gordon Hayward People want to talk shit and then when I defend myself I end up making people feel insecure about themselves Yes I have a healthy ego even when the cards are stacked against me I still think like an absolute boss That will never change3:01 pm Sat Nov 27 EDTRemoved

Pleasebereal pleasbereal pleasebereal 10

Theory The Hornets give Gordon Hayward a 30M year contract to be a trade chip for a future Westbrook trade11:42 am Sun Nov 28 EDTRemoved

I hope to god this happens. Punishes Boston, who gets nothing, and Gordon, who is a primadonna 1

The Houston Rockets turned Chris Paul 2024 1st-Round Pick 2026 1st-Round Pick Two Pick Swaps into John Wall and a 2023 1st-Round Pick 9:44 pm Wed Dec 8 EDTRemoved

Seems bad 1

Celtics not winning anything with Jayson Tatum as there 1st option8:17 pm Wed Dec 29 EDTRemoved

You’re embarrassing yourself. It’s a few seconds into the season. 20

Post Game Thread The Memphis Grizzlies 1-2 defeat the Brooklyn Nets 2-2 116-11110:08 pm Mon Jan 3 EDTRemoved

Slomo has dropped 20 in back to back games 12

The Memphis Grizzlies are now 5-6 on a three game win streak while missing Ja Morant Jaren Jackson Jr and Justise Winslow 10:29 pm Wed Jan 13 EDTRemoved

That sounds like a lot of our victories 2

Post Game Thread The Utah Jazz 11-4 defeat the New Orleans Pelicans 5-9 129-118 behind 36 7 5 from Donovan Mitchell12:55 am Fri Jan 22 EDTRemoved

On god 25

Post Game Thread The New Orleans Pelicans 10-12 defeat the Memphis Grizzlies 9-9 behind Zions 29 points and 5 assists on 10 14 shooting 9 11 from the line11:26 pm Sat Feb 6 EDTRemoved

I have never seen Ja less aggressive than he has been the last three games. Bizarre. He looks less aggressive than he did immediately back from injury. 2

Post Game Thread The New Orleans Pelicans 10-12 defeat the Memphis Grizzlies 9-9 behind Zions 29 points and 5 assists on 10 14 shooting 9 11 from the line11:26 pm Sat Feb 6 EDTRemoved

4-17 from Dillon Brooks and 0-6 from 3. A clown. 1

Mike Conley in the 3Pt Contest and All Star game 7:53 pm Sun Mar 7 EDTRemoved

Hell yes sir 3

Imagine being Doc Rivers8:22 pm Sun Mar 7 EDTRemoved

Wait till you hear about cashiers at grocery stores 6

Imagine being Doc Rivers8:22 pm Sun Mar 7 EDTRemoved

Because companies think they need to “look busy” to make customers feel like the store is valuing their business. It’s sadistic. 1

According to the LEBRON Metric which some place particular respect in these are the best players this season who are 21 and younger Doncic Zion and Morant are the only players with scores over 1 Lamelo is the only player with a positive score who is 15:00 pm Mon Mar 15 EDTRemoved

Knicks fans universally prefer him to replace and possibly kill off Elfriid. 1

Is Frank Ntilikina a bust 10:33 pm Mon Mar 15 EDTRemoved

He is better than Knox but both of them are not really starters and are lottery picks. Bust. -1

3 MVP candidates have now gone down with injuries this year 4:43 pm Sat Mar 20 EDTRemoved

Jokic was better when all were healthy 1

Windhorst Brooklyn Nets are eyeing Norman Powell 10:40 am Tue Mar 23 EDTRemoved

Positive reinforcement cycle. Once you get the ball rolling, it gets easier and easier to attract more talent. 2

OConnor Tristan Thompson has been going out every night which is why he keeps being put in Health amp Safety Protocols Marcus Smart believes he will be definitely be traded before Thursdays deadline 4:05 pm Tue Mar 23 EDTRemoved

Kardashian curse 3

OConnor Tristan Thompson has been going out every night which is why he keeps being put in Health amp Safety Protocols Marcus Smart believes he will be definitely be traded before Thursdays deadline 4:05 pm Tue Mar 23 EDTRemoved

Smart seemed disengaged last night 1

Who contributed the most to winning last night among the teams that did win According to plus minus the top contributors were Jokic Randle Zion Danny Green DeAndre Ayton and Joseph Harris Zion and Danny Green had the top individual plus minus line11:08 am Wed Mar 24 EDTRemoved

Its not the "be all/end all" but its interesting. It yields the obvious top 3 performers (Jokic, Randle, Zion) on their teams, and also identifies some role players with particularly effective nights, like Green and Harris. Green has been amazing in Embi -2

Post Game Thread The Cleveland Cavaliers 18-27 defeat the Chicago Bulls 19-25 103 - 9410:10 pm Wed Mar 24 EDTRemoved

Darius with a team high +14. Looks like the Cavalier starters outclassed the Bulls 2

Post Game Thread The Charlotte Hornets 22-21 defeat the Houston Rockets 12-31 122 - 9710:22 pm Wed Mar 24 EDTRemoved

Every Hornets player had a plus minus of +10 or higher. This was a thrashing of Houston. 3

Post Game Thread The Charlotte Hornets 22-21 defeat the Houston Rockets 12-31 122 - 9710:22 pm Wed Mar 24 EDTRemoved

Cody Martin had a damn near +30 in this game. Hornets bench hit them with the Gatling gun. 2

Now that Olidipo has been traded Houston s final trade package for Harden includes 3 players 4 picks and 5 pick swaps 3:32 pm Thu Mar 25 EDTRemoved

Terrible 9

Singer Aaron Gordon Being able to play meaningful games just allows me to go all out 1:10 pm Sat Mar 27 EDTRemoved

“The Orlando Magic are not meaningful” 2

Donovan Mitchell should be in the MVP voting 12:53 pm Sat Mar 27 EDTRemoved

He’s been really inefficient. Gobert makes them special moreso than Mitchell. 0

Blind Per 36 Minutes Stat Comparison10:43 am Mon Mar 29 EDTRemoved

Give me player A because I can find other people to pass the ball 2

Post Game Thread The Memphis Grizzlies 22-22 defeat the Houston Rockets 13-33 120-11010:26 pm Mon Mar 29 EDTRemoved

JV with a thick 30/15 on 13/18 shooting 2

Who is the grooviest player in the league 3:47 pm Wed Mar 31 EDTRemoved

Probably going to get slandered because this is an unusually broadly positive post 2

Ben Simmons for Paul George a fair trade 11:13 pm Sun Apr 4 EDTRemoved

It’s a pretty interesting trade actually 1

The Bball Index Lineup Spacing percentiles looking at spacing provided by players around these studs in non-garbage time 2:15 pm Sun Apr 11 EDTRemoved

What’s Morants spacing out of curiosity? 1

Most games with 10 3-PT field goals made 1 Curry 18 2 Klay 5 3 Harden 3 3 Lillard 3 3 JR Smith 3 12:19 am Tue Apr 13 EDTRemoved

JR Smith has more 3PM in the playoffs than Kobe 6

Tyler Herro tonight 4 points on 14 0 100 shooting He went 1-7 from the field and 0-4 from 3 He was a -25 in a 8 point loss to the Timberwolves 10:32 pm Fri Apr 16 EDTRemoved

Why would I want the fourth best shooting guard of all time when I could have this? 19