CONTENT TYPES

FILTER BY DATE

    • From
    • To

SEARCH TOOLS

24 results for "neil paine"

Page of 1
  1. 2013 NBA Playoffs - How coach Frank Vogel has contributed to Pace...

    Neil Paine

    Neil Paine writes that a large part of the Pacers' recent playoff success -- and the team's overall success over the last two seasons -- can be attributed to head coach Frank Vogel, who is among the NBA's best in terms of maximizing talent.

    Story | Conversation | June 03, 2013
  2. 2013 NBA Playoffs - LeBron James, Hakeem Olajuwon among top all-t...

    Neil Paine

    Using game stats and a variety of beyond-the-box score metrics, Neil Paine ranks the top 10 conference finals players of all time. LeBron James, Hakeem Olajuwon and Michael Jordan top the list.

    Story | Conversation | May 31, 2013
  3. 2013 NBA Playoffs - Which conference finals team most resembles a...

    Neil Paine

    Neil Paine analyzes the four conference finals teams and looks at which team most resembles past NBA champs.

    Story | Conversation | May 24, 2013
  4. 2013 NBA Playoffs - The best, worst postseason players in the clu...

    Neil Paine

    Using the Championship Leverage Index -- a metric that quantifies the importance of individual playoff games -- Neil Paine examines the best and worst active NBA players when it comes to performing in the "clutch." Tyson Chandler tops the list.

    Story | Conversation | May 13, 2013
  5. NBA - How much do certain referees impact player efficiency and s...

    Neil Paine

    Neil Paine outlines the tendencies of NBA referees and breaks down the resulting impact on scoring and defense.

    Story | Conversation | March 29, 2013
  6. NBA - With LeBron James around, will Kevin Durant ever win a ring...

    Neil Paine

    Neil Paine says there's a distinct possibility Kevin Durant could end up like Karl Malone -- ringless and the perennial "bridesmaid."

    Story | Conversation | March 11, 2013
  7. NBA - Is Chris Bosh a Hall of Famer?

    Neil Paine

    Through the prism of statistics, Neil Paine looks at whether Chris Bosh could potentially make the Hall of Fame.

    Story | Conversation | January 30, 2013
  8. NBA - Which team -- the Lakers, Spurs or Heat -- has had the most...

    Neil Paine

    Through the prism of statistics, Neil Paine examines which NBA team -- the L.A. Lakers, San Antonio Spurs or Miami Heat -- has had the most postseason success since the league last expanded in 2004-05.

    Story | Conversation | January 10, 2013
  9. Why Spurs want to avoid Thunder, and other tough matchups - NBA

    Neil Paine

    Neil Paine takes a look at three potential postseason matchups that appear to be even on the surface, but would actually strongly favor one team over the other. For starters, the Thunder's outstanding shooting ability would cause the Spurs problems.

    Story | Conversation | December 22, 2012
  10. NBA - Thabo Sefolosha and Brook Lopez amid underrated and overrat...

    Neil Paine

    Neil Paine identifies a list of underrated and overrated players using adjusted plus-minus statistics.

    Story | Conversation | November 14, 2012
  11. NBA - Is the NBA in a golden age of basketball? Not really

    Neil Paine

    Neil Paine says despite extraordinary talents like LeBron James and Kevin Durant, the era is rather ordinary.

    Story | Conversation | October 31, 2012
  12. NBA - Which NBA team is the most talented in each division

    Neil Paine

    Neil Paine measures the 'true talent' of every team in every division

    Story | Conversation | October 23, 2012
  13. NBA - Where 2011-12 Miami Heat ranks among all-time NBA champs

    Neil Paine

    Neil Paine says that on paper, the 2011-12 Miami Heat were one of the best NBA championship squads of all time.

    Story | Conversation | October 22, 2012
  14. NBA - Projecting how Lakers, Heat, Thunder would fare against eac...

    Neil Paine

    Neil Paine projects how the NBA's three best teams would fare against each other in seven-game series: Lakers versus Heat, Heat versus Thunder and Thunder versus Lakers.

    Story | Conversation | August 31, 2012
  15. NBA - This season Evan Turner and John Wall are make or break can...

    Neil Paine

    Neil Paine identifies six young players for whom 2012-13 will be a make-or-break season in their careers.

    Story | Conversation | August 06, 2012
  16. NBA - Ranking the top 10 'Big 3s' of all-time

    Neil Paine

    Neil Paine ranks the top 10 "Big 3s" ever, a list that includes two active star trios.

    Story | Conversation | July 13, 2012