Coming Soon…

By the end of this week, all of the signature statistics of (Composite Score, Position-Adjusted Classification, Value Rating) will be updated and posted. I will also resume the player projections as the NBA Draft gets nearer and nearer.

Interview with Third Quarter Collapse: Part II

Part II of my interview with Eddy Rivera of the Orlando Magic Blog, Third Quarter Collapse, is now up. You can find it here:

Interview With Third Quarter Collapse: Part I

I was recently interviewed by Eddy Rivera of the Orlando Magic blog, Third Quarter Collapse. Part I is here:

Day Off Today

There will be no new content at Basketball-Statistics for today and possibly tomorrow, but for good reason. I’m working on a pretty sizable project that should produce some interesting results. I can’t say for sure, but I’m planning on using the results of this work plenty of times in the future. So […]

New Links on the Main Page

I added a couple of links on the main page that have become must-reads for me. Those include the Basketball-Reference blog, X’s and O’s of Basketball, and the NBA Salary Cap FAQ. Go to the main page if you’d like to check them out.

Things to look out for at

I apologize for the lack of new content this weekend, but it’ll resume on Monday. In the meantime, a couple of reminders:
- Don’t forget to check out for the series of articles I’ve been doing with Christopher Reina. The latest article was about Derrick Rose and there will be similar stuff in […]

Happy Holidays!

We’ll be back tomorrow.
-Jon Nichols

Coming Soon: 08-09 Composite Score

Just a heads up: Composite Scores through the early parts of the 2008-09 season will be up in about a week or so. Not in time for the holidays, but hopefully you find it a nice gift anyways.
-Jon Nichols

New Article/November 13 Predictions

There will be no game recaps today, but I’d like to point your attention to a new article at In this article, I test the prediction ability of Composite Score using some not-so-sophisticated techniques. You can find the article here: Link
Denver at Cleveland: Cavaliers
Dallas at Chicago: Mavericks
Detroit at Golden State: Pistons
Prediction […]

What to Expect from Basketball-Statistics during the Season

The NBA season kicks off tomorrow, and I couldn’t be more excited. Mostly because I just love basketball, but also because that means there’s so much more to talk about.
In order to ensure that you make this place a daily read, I’m going to update this blog daily with statistical recaps of […]