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thatdoolinkid

  • joined Oct 18, 2011
  • last login Jul 25, 2014
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Hall of Fame or Bust

I decided tonight that I would run through basketball reference's database to see if I could find any good comparisons for Dante Exum. Since Dante has little to no off-ball game right now I set...

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Alec Burks Production Comparison

Alec Burks has exceeded many folks expectations this year with his production off the bench. In fact, this is his first year ever with an above 15 (i.e. above average) PER. However, I don't like 1...

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All-ive Gordon: Is G-Time an All-Star?

I won't talk much in this post. Instead, I'll let the numbers do the talking. Here are the wing's that look to be all-stars in the west (sans Iggy because I could only fit so many people on BBref's...

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8 or 9 Men ONLY

We've been throwing lineups and minutes around for a long time now this summer. However, many of us have failed to realize that we're trying to get playing time for the C4, 3 rookies, Rush, Marvin,...

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Alec Burks is NOT a Shooting Guard: Revisited

It's been a few months since I made the "Alec Burks in NOT a Shooting Guard" fanpost. Since Mo Williams came back, we have got a good sample size (12 games) with near equal minutes of Burks playing...

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Is Alec Burks Better or Worse than Last Year?

via www1.pictures.zimbio.com Last year I wrote a fanpost that suggested that if a lottery pick player were to improve from year 1 to 2 or year 2 to 3 that they could expect to improve even...

Thank you David Locke!

People can be mean sometimes. Let's try not to be mean to nice people.

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Burks Production Per Minute

I'll just start off with the picture and explain later. So what is this graph? Well it is minutes for the x-values and GmSc per minute for the Y values. GmSc Per Minute is described by this...

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Alec Burks is not a Shooting Guard

You heard me right. Alec Burks is not a shooting guard, at least not a Utah Jazz shooting guard. Hear me out though because I am an Alec Burks apologist, but I'm also a realist. First, what is a...

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Revisiting PPR Again

Many are familiar with Hollinger's magic passing stat called pure point rating (ppr). A few are familiar with the magic stat that I came up with last year called adjusted pure point rating...

What is a true Center???

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Jamaal Tinsley's Career Arc: Ax^4+Bx^3+Cx^2+Dx+E

via i.chzbgr.com Since I'm an engineer, let me list some assumptions for this post: 1) I'm an engineer 2) I like math 3) I'm a #freealecburks enthusiast 4) I believe that Burks is a Tony...

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I'm calling you out on this one David Locke

I'm addressing this fanpost to you, David Locke. I'm making it public because I can't let this information slide. In your podcast today you ranted about the "Core 4" and said that Burks possibly...

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No More Excuses

Ty came into the league after losing a top 15 player, given a whole bunch of dudes unfamiliar with the system, and replacing a HOF coach. The next "season" was more like slave-labor basketball with...

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Optimism and Pessimism

We here at slcdunk.com have had a constant war of the pessimists and optimists. Here I would like to state a few of the sides and discuss what the middle ground is because, almost always neither...

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Potential and Adjusting to the League

Here on the Dunk we've been particularly interested in our "kids" and their potential. The C4 is comprised completely of lottery picks who all have ceilings that we, quite frankly, aren't sure...

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New Point Guard Stats Comparison

For years the Deron Williams vs Chris Paul debate has been a hot topic. Which point guard is better? Sadly, I’m not here to answer that question, but rather to get your hopes up then crush them...

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I need some help

So, as I said in a few places, I'm working to correct Hollinger's Pure Point Rating. Pure Point Rating, PPR, is this according to Hollinger: "Coaches and personnel people almost instinctively look...

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Marvin Williams: Work Ethic or System Issues?

Did Marvin not reach his best because he didn't fit like our feline friend above? Most every post from Hawks fans that I have heard floating around the internet suggest that he was lazy,...

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On Defending D-League Point Guards

Guess who had their best game of the year against us? (hint: see picture above) This past year we were blown away by point guards. Silly, D-League call-ups were burning us almost every night. With...

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How should the Utah Jazz Matchup?

via l1.yimg.com In order to defeat the Spurs, a lot of talk was thrown around during the playoffs that the Jazz needed to go big to get an advantage on them. Later, teams were talking about...

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Which Box Does Hayward Fit In?

Traditional basketball dictates that each team field 2 guards, 2 forwards, and 1 center. Today's NBA tradition has expanded this to include a point and shooting guard as well as a small and...

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Erik Bork. . . the meaning behind the name

I started playing with a name search engine to find out the meaning of different names for our jazz team. The most famous, Erik Bork, actually does turn up as a real name. It's meaning, and the...

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What would you like to happen this offseason???

Since the season is over, we are all starting to think about this next season. What player are we going to draft? What trades are we going to make? What free agents will we grab? What improvements...

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Might I make a request

This isn't so much of a fan post as it is a request for some references. I have a project I have to do (I'll spare you the details), but it requires that I get details from past CBAs. It would be...

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Who is our Point Guard of the Future???

We've beat the horse dead several times now, but to further decapitate and malign the lifeless hunk of equestrian meat lying by the hypothetical wayside, we are getting schooled, owned, pwned,...

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