Blake Griffin had way more to say in his recent interview with Rolling Stone than his views on how old the Earth is.
Using adjusted offensive efficiency to lead us to the soul of some of the greatest offenses in NBA history, teams that performed well in a vacuum but separated themselves from their peers.
Introducing league average-adjusted offensive and defensive efficiency numbers, which put a team's season into context relative to everything else that happened that year.
More Fun With SportVU! Today's data: looking at time of possession per touch and per possession to see just how much of a possession players use.
Even more Fun With SportVU! Today's installment: touches per possession. Total touches, front court touches, back court touches, SO MANY FEELS.
More Fun With SportVU data! How often do the players with the most playing time this year pass the ball when they get their hands on it?
It's time for some fun with the SportVU player tracking data! Which players have the most assist opportunities per game, and which of those players see the largest percentage of those passes lead to made baskets?
No team relies on the corner three like the Wizards. And for one play, Trevor Ariza used that tendency to trick the Mavs into giving up an easy layup.
Small sample sizes are rife with limitations, but to call them worthless is a bit farsighted.
The NBA is set to roll out select data generated by its SportVU camera-based tracking system on Friday, but those who expect easy answers are sadly mistaken.