All posts tagged spatial tracking

Anthony Davis Vacu-Seals Defenses

By Stephen Shea, Ph.D. (@SteveShea33) Monitoring Defensive Strategy with Movement Animations This season, NBA.com added a new feature to their stats page.  In addition to videos of particular plays, visitors can now view “movement” accounts.  These animations are generated from SportVU’s spatial tracking coordinates.  For an example, go to Anthony Davis’s stat page here, and […]

Basketball Analytics: Spatial Tracking is Now Available!

    Basketball Analytics: Spatial Tracking is now available at Amazon.com.  Find it in Paperback (List price of $19.95) Kindle (Only $9.99!) Equipped with new spatial tracking data collected by SportVU and others, this text investigates game strategy, player evaluation, player types, and prospect potential. A Few Highlights Chapter 5 introduces new measures of offensive […]