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RPM is created by former Phoenix Suns consultant Steve Ilardi and Jeremias Engelmann, based on Engelmann’s version (xRAPM) of Regularized Adjusted Plus-Minus.
RPM can be broken down into 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.