Nov 26 2009

Power Rankings, SSR Updates, and More

Tweet Over the past few days I’ve done a little house keeping and updated various sections of the website. Here is a quick list of the updates: NBA Power Rankings: @kpelton‘s recent Basketball Prospectus article inspired me to rank and rate NBA teams using some of the more recent tools I’ve added to my toolbox. [...]

Mar 29 2009

2006-2007 Regular Season Play-By-Play Data Now Available

Tweet I’ve had to focus on other things over the past couple of weeks, so I figured now was as good a time as any to start putting together data sets for past seasons. ’06-’07 Data Set Stats This regular season data set has 1149 games, which is 81 short of the full season (or [...]

Feb 19 2009

Daily ’08-’09 Play-by-Play Updates Resumed

Tweet Some of the code to update the ’08-’09 play-by-play data broke at the beginning of the year, but I’ve finally gotten around to fixing it. I know the audience for these daily updates is small, but I just wanted to let those of you that look for the daily updates know that you can [...]

Nov 8 2008

Now Updated Daily: 2008-2009 Play-By-Play Data

Tweet Play-by-play data for the 2008-2009 regular season is now available and will be updated on a daily basis. For more details, visit the data page. To go straight to the data where you can download a ZIP archive or data from an individual game, visit the 2008-2009 download page. The Format This data is [...]

Oct 16 2008

2007-2008 Regular Season Play-By-Play Data Now Available

Tweet I want to let everyone know that I’ve updated the data page with an initial draft of the 2007-2008 regular season play-by-play data. This data is in CSV format, and includes every player on the court along with any shot location information available. To provide this data in this format, I haven’t been able [...]