We’d like to cover off how to pull a list of all currently active Canadians in the WNBA using Python and some web scraping. This list is from the combination of the Wikipedia page for foreign players in the WNBA and basketball reference.
We’d like to cover off how to pull NBA shot chart data using the NBA_API and Python. In this example, we are looking at Jamal Murray’s shot chart from his game on Feb. 27th, 2021 against OKC.
When you think basic metrics, we think what are the top handful or two of metrics that when you have a quick 5 minutes to analyze a player’s performance this will give you a coles notes summary of how they performed within that game/season. Most of the metrics across the board are pretty consistent when you look at all of the different basketball leagues across the world, here are what we consider the basic metrics within the FIBA.
We’d like to cover off how to pull a list of all currently active Canadians in the NBA using Python and some web scraping. This list is from the RealGM website.
With this quick break in basketball within North America, we wanted to take the opportunity to look back and compare our terrible 2020 CEBL award winner predictions and compare their stats to the actual winners of the awards. To be fair, we did make these predictions before the nominees were even released.
(Spolier alert, we went 1 for 5 in our picks …)