Re: Winston-Sagarin 2003-04 Ratings
- --- In APBR_analysis@yahoogroups.com, "dan_t_rosenbaum"
the statistical rating that
> I have derived from the adjusted plus/minus statistics. Itcaptures
> practically everything except the noise in the adjusted plus/minusLooks pretty good -- especially relative to some that we have seen.
> My top 5 for last season was the following.
> 1. Kevin Garnett
> 2. Tim Duncan
> 3. Shaquille O'Neal
> 4. Andrei Kirilenko
> 5. Tracy McGrady
>.. Here is my top five in my adjustedYou say you prefer the results of the list above, and I have to
> plus/minus ratings (among those playing 2,000 or more minutes).
> 1. Nene
> 2. Kevin Garnett
> 3. Andrei Kirilenko
> 4. Jason Williams
> 5. Vince Carter
agree. So how exactly do you account for the extreme difference
here? This (2nd list) is basically a random mix of elite and
Here's a short list of players you have ranked at least 33% higher
than I did (mine used only last year's stats, players with 1500+
Most of these guys "need" some defensive recognition that I don't
grant them. Others (Cardinal, Bradley) receive less credit in my
system, which shrinks production for low-minutes players.
Now here are players I've apparently "overvalued" by some 40%,
relative to you.
Some one-dimensional guys, scorers, and journeymen. No defensive
I think you are on the right track.