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vivtalla
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Free NBA Play by Play Data

Post by vivtalla » Fri Sep 14, 2018 7:44 am

I've been searching the web for free NBA play by play data - preferably formatted as a CSV or excel file - to do some NBA analysis, but have been unsuccessful finding what I'm looking for.

Does anybody know where I could go to find this data/have any tips on how to go about finding this data?

For a general idea of what I'm looking for, I found something similar at this URL - https://www.bigdataball.com/nba-histori ... n=glossary. The only problem is the data here is rather pricey.

Thanks in advance!

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Re: Free NBA Play by Play Data

Post by DSMok1 » Fri Sep 14, 2018 12:45 pm

This should have most of what you need: https://github.com/ethanluoyc/statsnba-playbyplay
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vivtalla
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Re: Free NBA Play by Play Data

Post by vivtalla » Fri Sep 14, 2018 6:00 pm

Ok I'll definitely try it out. Thanks so much!

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Re: Free NBA Play by Play Data

Post by Rd11490 » Mon Sep 17, 2018 1:55 pm

You should be able to find anything you need here.

https://drive.google.com/open?id=19WhE2 ... fooejMTwNo

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Re: Free NBA Play by Play Data

Post by vivtalla » Fri Sep 21, 2018 9:28 pm

Wow this is awesome, and helps me out a ton. Thanks!

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