Tag: Al Jefferson

  • The Missing Piece: Modeling Models

    The easiest way to figure out an answer to a question is to find someone else who has already solved it and “borrow” the answer from them. My teachers used to frown upon this practice in school, but the NBA has no rules against one franchise copying another franchise’s successful model. In fact, it is […]

  • The Missing Piece: For What They’re Worth

    When the topic of free agency comes up, the conversation always finds its way to the price tag, (i.e.) – ¬†How much would you pay this guy? What is he worth? How much will other teams offer? If you like a guy, you don’t want to underpay and risk losing him to someone else, but […]