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2020 NBA Draft: 4 Inherent Biases in How I Evaluate Players

Earlier this spring, I wrote a piece on Tyrese Maxey as a draft prospect, focusing on his lack of 3-point shooting as a reason for my pessimism when considering him as a future NBA player. The article was framed through the lens of my bias towards shooters. From there, several conversations about bias have come…


Rui Hachimura Carries Japan’s Basketball Dreams to 2019 NBA Draft

When Rui Hachimura gets picked in the 2019 NBA Draft, he will have bridged both sides of the Pacific. June 20, 2019, is when Hachimura will become the first-ever homegrown Japanese drafted in the NBA. It will truly be a landmark achievement, unprecedented in the annals of Japanese basketball. There have been NBA players of…