March 9, 2014 Daily Roundup
NEW YORK CLEVELAND A Stoudemire $ 24.0 K Irving $ 10.0 C Anthony $ 20.5 S Hawes $ 7.5 T Chandler $ 9.5 D Waiters $ 1.5
With reports circulating that Phil Jackson may join the organization, New York played its third strong game in a row. Amare Stoudemire continued an upsurge as a starter, with 17 points, 12 rebounds and a $ 24.0 million Total Player Value. The above chart lists the top three rated players from each team.
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Anthony Davis was a replacement selection to the West All-Stars due to a Kobe Bryant injury. The level of play between the two conferences has created a situation where this last-minute addition has a higher Total Player Value rating than nine of the 12 East players.
January 24, 2014 News
Total Player Value agrees with the conventional wisdom that Kevin Durant leads the MVP race at midseason. He has a $ 31.0 million rating after 43 games, and it will be difficult for LeBron James to win his third in a row, but he is still within striking distance.
January 7, 2014 News
Chicago and Luol Deng could not agree on his value. As a result, he was sent to Cleveland for Andrew Bynum and a moderate level of future draft upgrade. According to Total Player Value, the Bulls made Deng a fair offer but he wanted a better deal.
There are two most unexpected stories dominating the first half of the NBA season. The first is that the Portland Trailblazers have the league’s best record coming off a 33-49 season. Perhaps as unlikely is the rise of the Phoenix Suns, a 25-win team one year ago. They are now 17-10, and closing in on the LA Clippers in the Pacific Division.
December 11, 2013 News
Doc Rivers brings the Los Angeles Clippers to Boston tonight for the first time since his tenure as Celtics’ coach ended. While his team leads the Pacific Division with a 14-8 record, there are questions whether this team is a serious post-season threat.
December 9, 2013 News
Sacramento needed to make a move to shake up a mediocre team. So new owner Vivek Ranadive decided to overpay for Rudy Gay, especially since it did not cost him anything resembling a quality starter. The Kings essentially gave up four backup players for someone who might make a significant difference.
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TOP 20 PLAYERS REG SEASON
|1||Kevin Durant||OKC||$ 30.5|
|2||LeBron James||MIA||$ 29.5|
|3||LaMarcus Aldridge||POR||$ 23.5|
|4||Kevin Love||MIN||$ 22.0|
|5||Paul George||IND||$ 21.5|
TOP 10 ROOKIES REG SEASON
|1||Michael Carter-Williams||PHI||$ 6.0|
|2||Victor Oladipo||ORL||$ 5.0|
|3||Trey Burke||UTA||$ 4.0|
|4||Mason Plumlee||BRK||$ 3.5|
|5||Steven Adams||OKC||$ 3.0|