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The Highest Peaks Reached by NBA Small Forwards in the Modern Era

Small forward has become the do-everything position in today’s NBA. The best of the best aren’t just tremendous scorers. They can facilitate for their teammates, lock down against opposing wings and rebound the ball with aplomb. One-way standouts have still managed to gain prominence, but no one can touch the superstars who get the job …

Past and Present TPA Leaders: Boston Celtics

We’re moving onto the Boston Celtics for  Past and Present TPA Leaders—NBA Math’s offseason series that will cover each team in alphabetical order. In each installment, we’ll provide three overarching pieces of visual information: the top 10 in career TPA earned during the regular season for the relevant franchise, a look at the All-TPA depth …