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The mid-range jump shot will be saved by analytics

In 2001, I coached an u9 boys’ basketball team. When we thought about our system, and the shots that we wanted to take, we essentially eliminated mid-range shots. At nine-years-old, any outside shot was an inefficient shot. We set up a … Continue reading

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The Maldini Principle applied to basketball

In The Numbers Game: Why Everything You Know about Soccer is Wrong by Chris Anderson and David Sally, they wrote about the Maldini Principle, otherwise titled, dogs that don’t bark. For the soccer illiterate, Paolo Maldini is one of the … Continue reading

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