I am a Market Research Analyst working in the SF Bay Area with a passion for basketball. I have been working on and updating this blog in the hopes that I will be able to share original content (mostly about basketball, but possibly including other topics) with anyone who finds my work interesting.
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Here are some of the tools and resources I have used to put together my posts.
R nbaTools package – For scraping NBA data from Nba.com
stats.NBA.com Endpoint Documentation (Link #1, #2) – Documentation for the HTML endpoints to stats.NBA.com
NBA Player Stats Data – Publicly available player stats data available for download in CSV form
Kaggle NCAA Database – NCAA data available via Google’s BigQuery API
The Stepian College Basketball Draft Model Starter Kit – College and NBA data available for a small donation