Fun With Numbers: Doug McDermott’s Incredible Performance Against Toronto

Doug McDermott has had a much better season than he had last year, but that doesn’t mean that he’s reached the level that people would like to see him playing at. He’s shooting 45% from the field, 40% from 3-point range, and above 85% from the line which are great numbers, but he’s still not … More Fun With Numbers: Doug McDermott’s Incredible Performance Against Toronto

Fun With Numbers: Chris Paul Is 4th All-Time In 20-Point/10-Assist Games

Chris Paul is one of those players that we will truly not appreciate until he is gone. Paul has been a top 3 point guard in the league since he stepped foot onto an NBA court. Arguably, he’s been the best. Last night against the Knicks, Paul showed his dominance. The Clippers beat the Knicks … More Fun With Numbers: Chris Paul Is 4th All-Time In 20-Point/10-Assist Games

Fun With Numbers: Matt Barnes And LeBron James Now Have Something In Common

Matt Barnes has been struggling all season to shoot the ball, holding a field goal percentage of 39.5%. But, it didn’t matter last night for Matt Barnes as he posted a stat-line we have only seen 15 times in NBA History. Matt Barnes finished with 26 points, 11 rebounds, and 10 assists without committing a … More Fun With Numbers: Matt Barnes And LeBron James Now Have Something In Common

Fun With Numbers: Players With Most Games Shooting Above 60% From The Field And 3-Point Range

Today I was fooling around on the Basketball Reference play index, as I often do, to see if I could find any interesting statistics. Whether they are statistical anomalies or simply stats that make you think about the game in general, it’s always good to look in depth into statistics. Today, I found a very … More Fun With Numbers: Players With Most Games Shooting Above 60% From The Field And 3-Point Range

Fun With Numbers: Kevin Durant’s Continued Excellence

Earlier this year, I wrote about Kevin Durant’s exceptional start. It was hard to determine whether or not Durant would be able to sustain such incredible production. Most would even doubt it. Now, KD is showing us why there was no need to have any doubt. Kevin Durant is having a fantastic month of January … More Fun With Numbers: Kevin Durant’s Continued Excellence

Fun With Numbers: Andre Drummond Rebounding Like Rodman and Malone

Dennis Rodman and Moses Malone. Two of the best rebounders of all time and two of the greats. To be on any kind of list with them is not just great, but it changes people’s perspective of you. Andre Drummond is no longer seen as a young center with incredible talent and potential, but a … More Fun With Numbers: Andre Drummond Rebounding Like Rodman and Malone

Fun With Numbers: Tony Parker Is Rewriting History

Tony Parker is a player who comes alive in the playoffs. In previous seasons, because of his aging, Parker has been able to put up too glamorous numbers during the regular season because of the lack of PT he is awarded. We understand why though. Tim Duncan even has been experiencing the decline in his … More Fun With Numbers: Tony Parker Is Rewriting History

Fun With Numbers: Marcus Morris’ December Games

At what point in a month can you say, ‘This production could be sustainable’? Is it just a couple games? Maybe 5, or how about 10? It’s tough to give a definitive answer. It’s now December 14th, just about halfway through this month, and we are reaching that point. Marcus Morris, of the Detroit Pistons, … More Fun With Numbers: Marcus Morris’ December Games

Fun With Numbers: Dirk Nowitzki Refuses To Decline

In life, we are always told that ‘age is just a number’. We use that phrase to make others and ourselves feel better when in actuality, we are getting too old to do something. Kobe realized that this year, with the retirement announcement. Kobe would love to continue to play the game he loves, but … More Fun With Numbers: Dirk Nowitzki Refuses To Decline

Fun With Numbers: Kevin Durant’s Historic Start

Stephen Curry has been the focus this season, and rightfully so. Curry has been on another level this year becoming, without a doubt, the best player in the league this year. Kevin Durant, who’s coming off of an injury-riddled season, has quietly been torching opponents this season. He’s averaging obscene numbers, numbers that we’ve never … More Fun With Numbers: Kevin Durant’s Historic Start