MORE ON RUSSELL VERSUS WILT

Just for the record, in NBA all-star voting, Wilt Chamberlain generally was voted first-team center. Bill Russell was chosen to the second team. True story. In Wilt’s first nine seasons, 1959-60 thru 1967-68, he was selected over Russell seven times – all but 1962-63 and 1965-66. Of the two, only Chamberlain made another […]

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ANOTHER REASON I AM NOT FOND OF ANAYLTICS

Thanks to Mister Research, we have come up with Al Bianchi’s PER (Player Efficiency Rating) numbers. The Analytics have gone backwards into history and assigned “modified” PER numbers to each player for each season going back to 1950-51. Modified, because back in the good old days, stats for turnovers and offensive rebounds did not […]

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