Basketball Analytics: Spatial Tracking

Equipped with new spatial tracking data collected by SportVU and others, Basketball Analytics investigates game strategy, player evaluation, player types, and prospect potential. Author Stephen Shea, Ph.D. introduces new measures of a player’s scoring and playmaking efficiency, quantifies the spacing in an offense and the stretch of defense, and demonstrates several ways in which the NBA game has changed over …

Trade Machine

Wanna make a deal? Trade Machine will let you know if your trade works based on the NBA’s trade rules!

Stats Sources

Count The Basket’s categorized links to stats sources. Page not updated since 2007, but still covers quality links.

APBRmetrics Forum

Official community of data geeks. Many of the forum members have joined NBA teams.

82 Games

Innovative, first of its kind NBA stats and analysis. Rarely gets updated but one of the oldest -and still alive- sources.

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The Perfect Bet: How Science and Math Are Taking the Luck Out of Gambling

There is one thing about gambling that everyone knows: the house always wins. Indeed, for the past 500 years, gamblers led by mathematicians and scientists have been trying to figure out how to turn the tables on the house and pull the rug out from under Lady Luck. In The Perfect Bet, mathematician and award-winning writer Adam Kucharski tells the … Impact

You choose the team and player(s) and can compare with players on the same or another team. Similar to NBAwowy.

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Competing on Analytics: The New Science of Winning

You have more information at hand about your business environment than ever before. But are you using it to “out-think” your rivals? If not, you may be missing out on a potent competitive tool. In Competing on Analytics: The New Science of Winning, Thomas H. Davenport and Jeanne G. Harris argue that the frontier for using data to make decisions …

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The Z-Code Sports Investing Bible

Struggling to find success betting sports? Tired of empty promises and scams from handicapping services? The Sports Investing Bible takes the gambling out of sports betting by explaining verified, winning systems that really work. This book is what the sports investing industry needs – an inside look into proven, successful strategies. The Sports Investing Bible is a crash course in …

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The Art of a Beautiful Game: The Thinking Fan’s Tour of the NBA

Packed with fascinating characters and startling anecdotes, and grounded in the superb writing and the reportage that is the hallmark of Sports Illustrated, The Art of a Beautiful Game is an often witty, always insightful look at the men like Steve Nash, Dwight Howard, and Dirk Nowitzki who devote themselves to this elegant and complicated sport. It’s an inside read …