Curious Tale of 3’s Versus 2’s in the NBA by Justin Jacobs: Understanding Basketball Analytics

Over the last decade, the subtle changes from offenses revolving around mid-range jump shots to long-range three point attempts have become much more explicit as teams such as the Houston Rockets had come off a 2017-18 campaign launching over 50% of their field goal attempts from beyond the arc. The mathematics is simple: “3 > […]

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