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by sbs
Fri Apr 12, 2019 8:21 pm
Forum: APBRmetrics
Topic: Reconstructing Box Plus/Minus
Replies: 85
Views: 23661

Re: Reconstructing Box Plus/Minus

To do this project, I have worked with an NBA team (special thanks to them!) to develop an improved RAPM basis. This basis provides average RAPM over 6 year eras, and handles aging/role changes via a Bayesian prior. These shorter eras allow a far better coverage of outliers (like LeBron). Can you g...
by sbs
Wed Mar 27, 2019 9:48 pm
Forum: APBRmetrics
Topic: Best practices for SPM development?
Replies: 3
Views: 2405

Re: Best practices for SPM development?

I think the right answer is whatever ends up being best out-of-sample. I do number #1 - however, to get the right SPM blend I use cross validation with each of the seasons within data set. So you'll get the following for a 2000-2018 data set: Multi-Year RAPM 2000-2018 (- 2000) + Box Score 2000-2018 ...
by sbs
Tue Jan 30, 2018 7:50 pm
Forum: APBRmetrics
Topic: FiveThirtyEight win/loss prediction accuracy
Replies: 12
Views: 10008

Re: FiveThirtyEight win/loss prediction accuracy

jgoldstein34 wrote:I do print money haha yes. 73% 2 years ago, 70% last. 68% this year, but based off analysis I expect it to regress up to ~69-70%.

But no, not really much I can talk about because of NDAs and agreements with partners.
In-sample results? Using actual minutes/possessions for players?
by sbs
Mon Oct 16, 2017 11:56 pm
Forum: APBRmetrics
Topic: 2017-18 team win projection contest
Replies: 184
Views: 123231

Re: 2017-18 team win projection contest

Here are mine:
GSW 66.3
HOU 56.4
CLE 54.3
SAS 53.7
OKC 51.9
BOS 49.5
MIN 48.5
WAS 47.5
TOR 47.2
MIL 46.6
LAC 45.7
DEN 45.5
CHH 44.9
MIA 43.1
POR 41.5
NOP 41.3
UTA 40.9
DET 37.1
MEM 37.1
PHI 36.0
DAL 33.8
ORL 33.4
IND 31.9
LAL 30.5
NYK 30.1
BKN 28.1
PHX 28.0
ATL 27.5
CHI 25.9
SAC 25.9
by sbs
Thu Oct 05, 2017 9:58 pm
Forum: APBRmetrics
Topic: 2017-18 team win projection contest
Replies: 184
Views: 123231

Re: 2017-18 team win projection contest

Does anyone have any player minutes they'd like to generously share?
by sbs
Mon Oct 24, 2016 10:21 pm
Forum: APBRmetrics
Topic: 2016-17 Team Win Projection Contest / Discussion
Replies: 213
Views: 159896

Re: 2016-17 Team Win Projection Contest / Discussion

GSW 69.1
CLE 57.2
SAS 55.5
LAC 51.0
BOS 50.6
TOR 50.3
UTA 48.4
OKC 45.4
POR 45.3
HOU 45.3
DET 42.8
CHA 42.3
IND 41.2
WAS 41.1
ATL 40.9
CHI 39.8
MIN 39.6
MEM 39.1
DAL 37.7
ORL 36.8
DEN 36.5
SAC 35.4
NOP 35.4
NYK 35.1
MIA 34.6
MIL 33.0
PHX 28.8
LAL 24.3
BKN 23.9
PHI 23.8
by sbs
Sun Oct 16, 2016 6:06 pm
Forum: APBRmetrics
Topic: 2016-17 minutes projections
Replies: 5
Views: 6471

Re: 2016-17 minutes projections

Gracias
by sbs
Tue Oct 04, 2016 11:12 pm
Forum: APBRmetrics
Topic: 2016-17 minutes projections
Replies: 5
Views: 6471

Re: 2016-17 minutes projections

Much appreciated Kevin. Any way you're updating these minutes like last year?!
by sbs
Sat Jan 09, 2016 3:25 am
Forum: APBRmetrics
Topic: How valuable are various datasets?
Replies: 10
Views: 18978

Re: How valuable are various datasets?

So, @newdatasports Vantage's tout service that was attached to this paper started publishing fully transparent picks after the games began. It lasted 4 days.

They went 11-19 in their published plays and now the Twitter account is deleted.

https://twitter.com/vantagesports/statu ... 9526905856
by sbs
Wed Nov 06, 2013 6:39 pm
Forum: APBRmetrics
Topic: Basketball Analytics (the book) is available
Replies: 26
Views: 20765

Re: Basketball Analytics (the book) is available

Damn, I bought it last night from createspace. $5 more and shipped to me 10 days later.
by sbs
Fri Apr 19, 2013 5:14 pm
Forum: APBRmetrics
Topic: KenPom Adjusted Stats Calculations?
Replies: 8
Views: 9543

Re: KenPom Adjusted Stats Calculations?

What's the difference between these iterative processes and using a simple linear regression with each game in the matrix?
by sbs
Wed Mar 13, 2013 9:14 pm
Forum: APBRmetrics
Topic: Draft Rankings
Replies: 38
Views: 29062

Re: Draft Rankings

What are you using for NCAA impact? ASPM?
by sbs
Wed Feb 20, 2013 6:03 pm
Forum: APBRmetrics
Topic: nba.com now has play by play data back to 1997
Replies: 40
Views: 13635

Re: nba.com now has play by play data back to 1997

With some clever programming the boxscore range should be able to resolve all of the problems from the last names only in the play-by-play.