START OF THE 2013-2014 SEASON

The NBA begins it’s season this week with 21 General Managers who never played the game professionally.  Fourteen of the past fifteen GM hires have been non-players, and most are widely praised for embracing analytics.  What is also interesting, soon to be NBA Commissioner, Adam Silver, is an advocate […]

By |2015-01-30T19:33:56+00:00October 30th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments

MEMO

This is a memo to Sam Hinkie, other analyticals  and teams building for the future: According to an article in the Philadelphia Inquirer and other interviews I’ve encountered, Hinkie hopes to build a team from the ground up aided by […]

By |2015-01-30T19:33:56+00:00October 29th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments

SUMMER WITHOUT BASKETBALL

Andrei Kirilenko,signed this year by the Brooklyn Nets, took this summer off from basketball; he jogged and lifted weights, instead. Two things will happen because of this: 1) he will be an important piece for the Brooklyn Nets and 2) being injury prone in the past […]

By |2015-01-30T19:33:56+00:00October 16th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments