Welcome to a new idea here at RR. The goal of Statophile is to produce a weekly summary of advanced metrics – to analyse beyond what’s beyond the basic boxscore. We will also address a few perceptions from readers each week and look to confirm or bust them.
Well, 6 games in and eventhough the record isn’t what most of us would like to see, I’d have to say I’m not as disappointed as I thought I’d be. Moving forward, what do you guys think needs to be done? We’re not looking for “Fire Jay” or “Trade Andrea for Mike Sweetney” answers, but… Read more »
So the road trip ended the way most of us expected, but the Raps put up a good fight, you could argue, in each and every one of the four games. Even the Chris Bosh versions didn’t fare this well, or maybe thats what we’d all like to believe.
I listened to the Cleveland commentators the whole game (I do this often now since I find the it to be comedic gold). Some things that were said:
- WeNorth (commenting on the WeTheNorth campaign, apparently the can't read the giant letters on the giant banners in their own stadium properly) - One announcer forgot DeRozan's name, called him what's his name as he went to the free throw line - Commentators were saying the Cavs should start hard fouling Lou, "put him on his britches". More than once. - Were in disbelief when Amir hit a three