Top 50 NBA Players: Toughest Omissions

Over the next fifty days you can find my rankings of the Top 50 players currently in the NBA right here at Saving the Skyhook. This might seem like it’s a whole lot to read, and admittedly it is, but… Continue Reading

Playoff Stats of the Day (5/1): Celtics Without Rajon Rondo and Jrue Holiday’s Opportunity

Boston Celtics at Atlanta Hawks (7:30ET on NBATV): Hawks lead series 1-0 Stat: With Rajon Rondo on the bench compared to when he’s on the floor, Boston’s offensive efficiency drops from 101.5 to 94.4. Take: Rondo is unquestionably the straw… Continue Reading

Chicago Bulls–Philadelphia 76ers: Analyzing Game 1, Predicting Game 2

The lights came on and the stage was set as Derrick Rose and the Chicago Bulls mounted the floor in preparation for their first round Game 1 match-up with a very deep and defensive-minded Sixers squad. The Bulls came into… Continue Reading