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Digging into the details on MSU's offense

2012 WNBA Free Agency: Finding Value Among The Remaining Unrestricted Free Agents

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There were two truly elite players - as in, MVP-caliber in 2011 - in this year's unrestricted free agent class and they've already been re-signed.And although there are still some potential...

An advanced stats primer from Golden State of Mind

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If you've been looking through WBBState.com this college season and wondering what all those crazy acronyms/numbers mean, EvanZ of SB Nation's Golden State Warriors site Golden State of Mind has put together a pretty solid advanced stats primer. Yes, it's titled "...for the NBA." but the formulas people normally use for the WNBA are the same (even if you argue that the coefficients would be different for the WNBA/NCAA with further research). If there are numbers that we use on this site that aren't in the GSoM primer, chances are they're in our statistics glossary (permanently located in our "Statgeekery" section), which will soon have a link to EvanZ's primer as well. Anything missing or confusing from that? Let us know and we'll update our glossary.

Anatomy of a Hot Streak: Part 2 - Player View

Anatomy of a Hot Streak - Part II: greyberger looks @ the players' stats as he follows up his much tweeted debut.

Little Things Mean A Lot: How Unsung Heroes Stepped Up in Game 1

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It's not as though the Seattle Storm played a terrible game overall in Game 1 of the WNBA FInals; the visiting Atlanta Dream however did make this into the frantic, sloppy game that they thrive on...

WNBA preview (Pt 2): What distinguishes "good" point guards from "great" ones?

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So, what distinguishes a good point guard from a great point guard? And who might end up having the best point guard season of this year?All-Star Sue Bird and rookie Alison Lacey's Iowa State...

Swish Appeal Statistics Glossary

A list of some of the statistics we use most often for reference.

Using Shot Location to Diagnose Positional Identity Crises [Hoopdata] A Discussion of Identity and...

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Using Shot Location to Diagnose Positional Identity Crises [Hoopdata] A Discussion of Identity and Where They're Launching [Hardwood Paroxysm] Tom and Matt dig deep into the data and provide an interesting look at shot distribution (Rim, Short, Mid, Long, Threes) by position (PG, SG, SF, SF, PF, and C). I can tell you without looking at the data that regardless of where Warrior opponents are taking their shots and regardless of position- they go in at a high rate.

Will Derwin Kitchen Be The Answer to Toney Douglas's Departure?: A Four Factors Evaluation

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Derwin Kitchen looks to take over the starting job at Florida State. Can he lead the Seminoles to another NCAA tournament appearance?

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