Game Score: Focus on Scoring by Justin Jacobs

As an avid user of the Game Score metric within European Basketball here is a great read by Justin once again with regards to the metric that John Hollinger created.


While I’m on a flight between Albuquerque to Oakland, let’s take a quick glance at another advanced analytic: Game Score. Game score is a metric that was developed by John Hollinger (one of the Godfathers of basketball analytics) to quickly give a rough estimate of a player’s contribution to a game. If a player scores […]

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