Ja Morant analysis | The Iverson-KJ hybrid
Ja Morant is is an electrifying, exciting rookie guard and likely the NBA Rookie of the Year in 2020. What makes him so special? Where does he rank as a playmaker and scorer today? This detailed film breakdown & scouting report of the Memphis Grizzlies rising star guard explores how he can improve and a reasonable ceiling for his future while incorporating analytics & stats to assess his overall impact.
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Ben Taylor is the author of Thinking Basketball, a Nylon Calculus contributor, creator of the Backpicks Top 40 series & host of the Thinking Basketball podcast.
-Backpicks BPM is a proprietary model that focuses on player skill instead of situational value. It is box score only.
-PIPM is a hybrid model (box score and plus-minus) that “luck-adjusts” plus-minus data (regresses FT% and 3pt%) to account for noise and is more sensitive to a player’s role/fit on a given team. Created by @JacobEGoldstein
-RAPTOR is 538’s model that blends box score information, plus-minus data and player tracking data to estimate player impact.
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