Just BBall Stuff: About

What is Just Bball Stuff

It's really just a website that contains a lot of cool basketball stuff.

What Has Been Done So Far?

The following subsections have been completed:

Defensive Playmaking Get steals, blocks, deflections, stocks (steals + blocks), deals (deflections + steals), charges drawn, offensive fouls drawn, and shooting fouls since 2017-18. Stats come in Total, Per Game, and Per 36 Minutes, alonged with rank percentiles for players who played at least 500 minutes. All stats are explained more closesly in the Glossary section.
Defensive Rebounding Get Defensive Rebounds and Defensive Boxouts since 2017-18 for every player. Stats come in Total, Per Game, and Per 36 Minutes, alonged with rank percentiles for players who played at least 500 minutes. All stats are explained more closely in the glossary section.
Defensive Synergy Get all the defensive playtype data from synergy that has taken place since 2017-18. Playtypes include isolations, pick n roll ball handlers, pick n roll screeners, spot-ups, post-ups, hand-offs, and off-screens. Stats include possessions, points per possessions, frequency of play-type, and percentile of points per possessions.
Matchups For every regualr season since 2017-18, get the matchup data (ie offensive player versus defensive player data) for every player. Also get aggregated data that measures matchup difficulty, matchup versatility, and average matchup size. All stats are explained more closely in the Glossary section.
Rim Protection For every regualr season since 2017-18, get data for shots contested within 6 feet of the rim for all players that were are non-guards and have a contested shots at the rim frequency greater than 30%. Stats come in the form Total, Per Game, and Per 36 Minutes. All stats are explained more closely in the Glossary section.

What Will Be Done in the Future?

The following subsections have been completed:

Synergy Playtypes
Shot Efficiency/Volume/Frequency/Difficulty for Different Locations (Restricted Area, non-RA Paint, Midrange, Corner, Above-the-Break)
Volume for Different Shot Types (Dunks/Layups/Jump Shots/Hook Shots/Tip Shots/Pullups/Stepbacks/Running/Floating/Driving/etc)
Drives
Finishing
Free Throws
Pull-ups
Catch-and-shoots
Shot Difficulty
Passing
Offensive Rebounding
Screening/Popping/Rolling
General Stats
Draft Prospects
Articles

This Project is Open-Sourced:

Website https://github.com/altschm1/just-bball-stuff
Defensive Playmaking https://github.com/altschm1/defense-playmaking
Defensive Rebounding
Defensive Synergy https://github.com/altschm1/synergy
Matchups https://github.com/altschm1/nba-matchup-data
Rim Protection https://github.com/altschm1/rim-protection

Contact:

Michael Altschuler

Twitter handler: @schuler76

Any suggestions or requests, please feel free to DM me.