Glossary. 2P - 2-Point Field Goals. 2P% - 2-Point Field Goal Percentage; the formula is 2P / 2PA . 2PA - 2-Point Field Goal Attempts. 3P - 3-Point Field Goals (available since the 1979-80 season in the NBA) 3P% - 3-Point Field Goal Percentage (available since the 1979-80 season in the NBA); the formula is 3P / 3PA .
Contracts Glossary. 1st Round Cap Hold The amount an unsigned 1st round draft pick counts against the salary cap. Amnesty The amount that a player still earns if he is waived via the amnesty provision (this amount no longer counts against the salary cap).
Glossary. 123. An underline indicates that a career figure is based on incomplete data. 3P. 3-Point Field Goals. 3P%. 3-Point Field Goal Percentage 3P / 3PA . 3PA. 3-Point Field Goal Attempts.
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Glossary 3P 3-Point Field Goals (available since the 1979-80 season in the NBA) 3P% 3-Point Field Goal Percentage (available since the 1979-80 season in the NBA); 3P / 3PA. 3PA 3-Point Field Goal Attempts (available since the 1979-80 season in the NBA) Age Age; player age on February 1 of the given season. AST Assists AST%
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With those numbers in hand, individual Defensive Rating can be computed: D_Pts_per_ScPoss = Opponent_PTS / (Opponent_FGM + (1 - (1 - (Opponent_FTM / Opponent_FTA))^2) * Opponent_FTA*0.4) In a later chapter of Basketball on Paper, Oliver emphasized that Offensive Ratings shouldn't be viewed in a vacuum.
aPER = (pace adjustment) * uPER. The final step is to standardize aPER. First, calculate league average aPER (lg_aPER) using player minutes played as the weights. Then, do the following: PER = aPER * (15 / lg_aPER) The step above sets the league average to 15 for all seasons. Those are the gory details.
24 points for a lifetime BA over .330, 16 if over .315, and 8 if over .300. For tough defensive positions, 60 for 1800 games as a catcher, 45 for 1,600 games, 30 for 1,400, and 15 for 1,200 games caught. 30 points for 2100 games at 2B or SS, or 15 for 1,800 games. 15 points for 2,000 games at 3B.