All posts tagged draft

College Prospect Rating (CPR) Version 3

By Steve Shea, Ph.D. (@SteveShea33) March 10, 2017 [There is a sortable table with CPR scores for 325 players, including all college players drafted in the last 6 drafts, at the end of the article.] College Prospect Rating (CPR) is a formula based on college box score production that attempts to approximate prospects’ future NBA potential.  […]

Revising the Draft Lottery

May 15, 2015 By Stephen Shea, Ph.D. (@SteveShea33) Clearly, there are issues with the current draft lottery system.  In October 2014, the NBA held a vote to revise the system.  The revisions would have shifted the odds in the lottery so that the worst teams had less of a chance of landing the highest picks.  […]