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by josecarlos
Mon Oct 23, 2017 10:07 pm
Forum: APBRmetrics
Topic: Newbie on basketball statistics
Replies: 67
Views: 49802

Re: Newbie on basketball statistics

Excuse me, but I have another question about wins predictions. The formula to calculate win predictions are: 2.54*(ORTG-DRTG)+41 ... And my question is ... when two or more teams has the same victory predictions, Is there any way to say which is first and which is second? Any other formula? Thanks i...
by josecarlos
Mon Oct 23, 2017 10:04 pm
Forum: APBRmetrics
Topic: Newbie on basketball statistics
Replies: 67
Views: 49802

Re: Newbie on basketball statistics

Hi to everyone!!! I've got any questions about stats, why not? :) This first question is possible due to my lack of english, but I want to be sure that I'm understanding correctly the meaning of "Pace". When you say "The pace of a team" what you are saying is "The number of possessions of a tem"? So...
by josecarlos
Mon Oct 23, 2017 9:49 pm
Forum: APBRmetrics
Topic: European play-by-play data source
Replies: 11
Views: 10527

Re: European play-by-play data source

ACB Spanish league you can find the play by play here for only one game: http://www.acb.com/jv/partido.php?c=743198 To arraive to that place is not easy if you don't speak spanish. I'm trying to post all the steps: 1. Access to actual "Gameweek": http://www.acb.com/jv/ Here you've got all the games ...
by josecarlos
Fri Oct 13, 2017 9:51 pm
Forum: APBRmetrics
Topic: Newbie on basketball statistics
Replies: 67
Views: 49802

Re: Newbie on basketball statistics

Thank you Crow for your help and patience with me!!!
by josecarlos
Fri Oct 13, 2017 1:39 am
Forum: APBRmetrics
Topic: Newbie on basketball statistics
Replies: 67
Views: 49802

Re: Newbie on basketball statistics

Hi!!! I've got another question, this time about pace factor. I know how to calculate the pace factor for a team, but I don't know how can I do it for a player. I have read that too much times people gives the pace factor of a team to every player of that team and this is not correct. So, how can I...
by josecarlos
Fri Oct 13, 2017 1:38 am
Forum: APBRmetrics
Topic: Newbie on basketball statistics
Replies: 67
Views: 49802

Re: Newbie on basketball statistics

Crow wrote:Don't worry about the zero points scoring case. It should be pretty rare, especially for more than 1 game. If a player has a positive value but scored no points they must have done something else of value, indirect point impact.
Ok, I'll keep that in mind. Thanks
by josecarlos
Fri Oct 13, 2017 1:37 am
Forum: APBRmetrics
Topic: Newbie on basketball statistics
Replies: 67
Views: 49802

Re: Newbie on basketball statistics

If you want to do for a major league just find a site that gives total possessions on court and divide by minutes then multiply by 48. If doing for your Spanish women's league you may have to write code to count possessions from play by play data or count them manually. You could estimate possessio...
by josecarlos
Fri Oct 13, 2017 1:02 am
Forum: APBRmetrics
Topic: Newbie on basketball statistics
Replies: 67
Views: 49802

Re: Newbie on basketball statistics

Dean's OR is better if you want a more holistic measure of offensive activity including assists and offensive rebounds. The later measure only covers scoring usage. "which is better" questions come down to what you want to measure. I want to be most accurate in my calculations, so I will use Dean O...
by josecarlos
Fri Oct 13, 2017 12:58 am
Forum: APBRmetrics
Topic: Newbie on basketball statistics
Replies: 67
Views: 49802

Re: Newbie on basketball statistics

Mike G wrote:Maybe Dean's formula includes offensive rebounds?
Yes Dean's formula includes offensive rebounds for both player and team
by josecarlos
Fri Oct 13, 2017 12:56 am
Forum: APBRmetrics
Topic: Newbie on basketball statistics
Replies: 67
Views: 49802

Re: Newbie on basketball statistics

Hi!!! I've got another question, this time about pace factor. I know how to calculate the pace factor for a team, but I don't know how can I do it for a player. I have read that too much times people gives the pace factor of a team to every player of that team and this is not correct. So, how can I ...
by josecarlos
Fri Oct 13, 2017 12:15 am
Forum: APBRmetrics
Topic: Newbie on basketball statistics
Replies: 67
Views: 49802

Re: Newbie on basketball statistics

Hi to everyone!!! I've got a pair of questions with Offensive Rating statistic. I have found two different formulas to calculate it. One is from Dean Oliver and it is a very big formula and the other is a very simple formula: 100*PP/(FGA+0.44*FTA+TO) Which one is better? Why Dean Oliver's formula re...
by josecarlos
Tue Oct 10, 2017 11:44 am
Forum: APBRmetrics
Topic: Newbie on basketball statistics
Replies: 67
Views: 49802

Re: Newbie on basketball statistics

https://fansided.com/stats/dre-single-game-and-season-long/ https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Jose_Martinez1 This professor is one of or the leading academic basketball analyst in Spain. Maybe try to find his current contact info, if you are very serious about the subject. He has some posts here...
by josecarlos
Mon Oct 09, 2017 5:40 pm
Forum: APBRmetrics
Topic: Newbie on basketball statistics
Replies: 67
Views: 49802

Re: Newbie on basketball statistics

http://www.d3coder.com/thecity/advanced-stats-primer/ http://www.scribd.com/mobile/doc/66264287 There is so much. Look around here, google, Nylon Calculus, twitter, etc. There is a recent stat intro article by Nick Sciria but I can't find it. PER for one game (GameScore) is a quick take on amount o...
by josecarlos
Mon Oct 09, 2017 12:55 pm
Forum: APBRmetrics
Topic: Newbie on basketball statistics
Replies: 67
Views: 49802

Newbie on basketball statistics

Hi all!!! I'm new on basketball statistics. I'm developing a website for basketball women league from Spain. And I would like to know what stat's per team in a game you consider most important and the same to players. I have too many questions, like ... - is a good practice to calculate the PER for ...