Name: Kemba Walker Ranking: 35 Team: Charlotte Hornets 2016-17 Regular Season Traditional Stats: 23.2 ppg, 3.9 rpg, 5.5 apg, 1.1 spg, 44.4 FG%, 39.9 3PT%, 84.7 FT% 2016-17 Regular Season Advanced Stats: 21.3 PER, 56.9 TS%, 8.1 WS, 5.3 OPBM, -1.7 DPBM, 3.9 VORP The Breakdown: Kemba Walker has always been known as a dynamic scorer.
We’ve seen the NBA atmosphere shift completely over the last several weeks. Anything promised, it’ll be a far different view from this past season. However, even though the competitive alignment has altered, the same standard awaits for every NBA team — and that’s to win it all in June. Some franchises, however, have more diminutive
Today, I decided to look into who the best catch and shoot three-point shooters were in the NBA this past regular season. All of the data was obtained from http://stats.nba.com/players/catch-shoot. What I did was filtered the data and only looked at those who had 200+ 3PAs last season. Here is the full list: Kemba Walker coming
Plenty of NBA and College Basketball players have gone on to be known for a certain moment in their career. Others go on to still be known for their entire body of work, but some are only known for that single moment and not much else at all. One of those players that seems to
All statistics per ESPN.com The NBA is a point guard driven league. Point guard talent is among the deepest positions in the league. I am ranking each point guard based on their performance over the 2015-2016 NBA season. Lets see where they rank. 10.) Reggie Jackson, Detroit Pistons Reggie Jackson proved he was worth the
The Charlotte Hornets are letting the rest of the NBA know that they are alive and well. They have a 40-30 record, coming off a fantastic win against the San Antonio Spurs last night. The Spurs led by as much as 23 points, but with a rally, led by Jeremey Lin, the Hornets were able
Kemba Walker has been balling out lately for the Hornets which has been a major reason for Charlotte having won each of their 5 games this month. During the 5 game winning streak, Kemba Walker is averaging 31.6 points, 6.8 assists, and 5.8 rebounds per game while shooting above 50% from the field and from
Welcome to another episode of the Society Slam. Alec Walt (@AlecWalt) and Alfonso DeFalco (@FonzyDeFalco) argue this seasons top-10 point guards (1:00), the NBA 3-point contest (20:30), the dunk contest (26:00) and George Karl’s possible firing in Sacramento (32:10). Josh Svetz (@Svetz17) will be back next week. Enjoy! Give us your thoughts @BBallSociety_
In a 124-119 double overtime win against the Utah Jazz, Kemba Walker set a franchise record with 52 points along with 9 rebounds and 8 assists. Here was Walker’s shot chart: Walker is the fourth player to drop 50 this season. He joins Steph Curry, James Harden, and Jimmy Butler. His 52 points is also
Welcome to The Passing Game, where we take the time to recognize and glorify the dimes being thrown all around us. First we have an alley-oop pass from Joakim Noah to Taj Gibson against the Thunder last night. This is where Noah thrives as one of the most skilled passing big men, working high-low looks.