Jul 10 2009

A Model for Offensive Rebounding Rates

Tweet A few months ago I took my first look at trying to neutralize rebounding rates. Since that time I’ve given a lot of thought as to what we really want to know about rebounding rates. In an ideal world we could measure a rating for each player that would allow us to parameterize rebounding […]

Aug 21 2008

Data Pet Peeve #2: Offensive Rebounds & In-Air Shots

Tweet It didn’t take long for me to find my 2nd data pet peeve. This pet peeve is related to the first data pet peeve in that it involves rebounds and play-by-play ordering. This peeve is because offensive rebounds are credited after in-air shots. This makes me sad. An Example With 7:54 left in the […]