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Author: Paul Garcia

How Should Trey Lyles’ Three Point Accuracy be Viewed?

During the 2017-18 season with the Denver Nuggets, Trey Lyles attempted 218 three pointers and he shot well above league average, by sinking 38.1% of those attempts. The following season, Lyles got 18 fewer attempts, but this time he managed to knock down just 25.5% of his shots. As I was looking at Lyles’ data, I began to ponder this question: Did Lyles have an off year last season from three or should the expectations of his accuracy from three be lowered? As Lyles gets ready to begin his first season as a member of the San Antonio Spurs...

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Explaining the Marcus Morris Spurs-Knicks Situation

Nov 24, 2018; Dallas, TX, USA; Boston Celtics forward Marcus Morris (13) walks down the floor during a game against the Dallas Mavericks in the third quarter at American Airlines Center. Mandatory Credit: Shane Roper-USA TODAY Sports Tuesday, several different outlets reported free agent Marcus Morris was considering reneging on his deal with the San Antonio Spurs and instead signing a more lucrative deal with the New York Knicks. To understand financially how this situation arose, you have to look at the latest news about the Knicks and free agent Reggie Bullock restructuring his verbally agreed upon deal. In...

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