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Real Plus Minus (RPM)
Author: Jeremias Engelmann

A metric provided by former Phoenix Suns consultants Steve Ilardi and Jeremias Engelmann, based on Engelmann's version (xRAPM) of Regularized Adjusted Plus-Minus


Real Plus Minus is the player's average impact in terms of "net point differential" per 100 offensive and defensive possessions. RPM can be broken down to offensive and defensive metrics:

Offensive Real Plus Minus: (ORPM) Player's average impact on his team's offensive performance, by the points scored per 100 offensive possessions

Defensive Real Plus Minus: (DRPM: Player's average impact on his team's defensive performance, by the points allowed per 100 offensive possessions.

Access the RPM stats at ESPN.

 


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