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Surprising Stats About Each NBA Playoff Team

The 2017 NBA Playoffs are mercifully here. After weeks of basketball with relatively low stakes at hand—unless you were pining to see who won the No. 8 seed in the Eastern Conference, or whether the Utah Jazz or Los Angeles Clippers secured home-court advantage in the first round—we finally get meaningful games again. With the …

Crunching Numbers With NBA Math, Episode 5

  Looking for the best NBA minds weighing in on the trials and tribulations of players throughout the Association? Want insights into the statistical side of the sport? Trying to identify sleepers and overrated players? Just hoping to increase your basketball knowledge? We’ve got you covered at Crunching Numbers—NBA Math’s weekly roundtable that will feature a …

The Boston Celtics were Winners at the NBA Trade Deadline

Another trade deadline came to pass on Thursday, ending, like the others, without the Boston Celtics trading for a superstar, a failure to some, an inconsequential result to others. Only, what if this is actually a success story? What if, by standing pat, the Celtics made the right move, the smartest move? What if inaction …

NBA Math’s All-TPA Teams for Opening Week (Oct. 25-30)

It didn’t take long for the NBA’s best players to rise to the top. Russell Westbrook, Kawhi Leonard and Anthony Davis are already leading the field. Throughout the 2016-17 season, NBA Math will be providing you with weekly updates that showcase the Association’s premier talents. Play the best during the week in question (everything else, …