Being a coach is time consuming enough. Between practices, workouts, weight lifting, parent meetings, more parent meetings and dealing with your school’s administration there really […]Read more
Tag: advanced statistics
Reduce Fouls and Turnovers: Increase Your Competitive Edge
If you were to ask me what any coach with any kind of talent can realistically set as goals to increase his team’s competitive edge, […]Read more
Ball Reversals and the Positive Correlation with Points per Possession
I recently moved from my longtime high school gig to a volunteer position working for my old college coach. While I certainly miss running my […]Read more
Best Analytic? A Vote for “True Game Value” and “True Season Value”
(This article continues the thinking described in the recent “Is the Whole Truly Better than the Sum of the Parts?” article.) This past season we […]Read more
What Turnovers Can You Tolerate?
Whether we like it or not, we all inherently understand that turnovers are a part of the game. In general, most of us have a […]Read more
Is the Whole Truly Greater Than the Sum of the Parts?
The cute, little aphorism of the “whole being greater than the sum of the parts” as it applies to basketball teams is usually meant to […]Read more