CJ McCollum

Society Top 50: No. 27 – CJ McCollum

Name: CJ McCollum Ranking: 27 Team: Portland Trail Blazers 2016-17 Regular Season Traditional Stats: 23.0 PPG, 3.6 RPG, 3.6 APG, 0.9 SPG, 48 FG%, 42.1 3PT%, 91.2 FT% 2016-17 Regular Season Advanced Stats: 19.9 PER, 58.5 TS%, 7.6 WS, 3.2 OBPM, -2.3 DBPM, 2.1 VORP The Breakdown If you like players that can go from 0

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Kyle Lowry

Society Top 50: No. 28 – Kyle Lowry

Name: Kyle Lowry Rank: 28 Team: Toronto Raptors 2016-17 Regular Season Traditional Stats: 22.4 PPG, 4.8 RPG, 7.0 APG, 1.5 SPG, 46.4 FG%, 41.2 3PT%, 81.9 FT% 2016-17 Regular Season Advanced Stats: 22.9 PER, 62.3 TS%, 10.1 WS, 7.1 OBPM, -0.5 DBPM, 4.9 VORP The Breakdown Kyle Lowry is probably one of the most underrated players in the league based

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Nikola Jokic

Society Top 50: No. 29 – Nikola Jokic

Name: Nikola Jokic Rank: 29 Team: Denver Nuggets 2016-17 Regular Season Traditional Stats: 16.7 ppg, 9.8 rpg, 4.9 apg, 0.8 bpg, 57.8 FG%, 32.4 3PT%, 82.5 FT% 2016-17 Regular Season Advanced Stats: 26.3 PER, 64.0 TS%, 9.7 WS, 6.2 OBPM, 2.2 DBPM, 5.3 VORP The Breakdown: Yes, we’re talking Nikola Jokic again. I know that this has been a hot

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Society Top 50: No. 30 Kevin Love

Name: Kevin Love Ranking: 30 Team: Cleveland Cavaliers 2016-2017 Regular Season General Stats: 19.0 PPG, 11.5 RPG, 2.4 APG, 0.9 SPG, 0.5 BPG, 43 FG%, 37.3 3PT%, 87.1 FT% 2016-2017 Regular Season Advanced Stats:  21.1 PER, .573 TS%, 6.4 WS, 1.7 OBPM, -0.9 DBPM, 1.3 VORP The Breakdown Kevin Love was the man in Minnesota before Karl-Anthony Towns came around.

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Avery Bradley, Detroit Pistons

Society Top 50: No. 31 – Avery Bradley

Name: Avery Bradley Ranking: 31 Team: Detroit Pistons (Previously Boston Celtics) 2016-17 Regular Season Traditional Stats: 16.3 ppg, 6.1 rpg, 2.2 apg, 1.2 spg, 46.3 FG%, 39.0 3PT%, 73.1 FT% 2016-17 Regular Season Advanced Stats: 14.4 PER, 54.8 TS%, 3.1 WS, -0.2 OBPM, -0.4 DBPM, 0.7 VORP The Breakdown:  One of the rarest features to come by these days in

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Hassan Whiteside

Society Top 50: No. 32 – Hassan Whiteside

Name: Hassan Whiteside Ranking: 32 Team: Miami Heat 2016-2017 Regular Season General Stats: 17.0 PPG, 14.1 RPG, 0.7 APG, 0.7 SPG, 2.1 BPG, 55.7 FG%, 62.8 FT% 2016-2017 Regular Season Advanced Stats: 22.6 PER, .579 TS%, 9.5 WS, -2.0 OBPM, 1.5 DBPM, 0.9 VORP The Breakdown: If you were to tell me back in the summer of 2012

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Kristaps Porzingis

Society Top 50: No. 38- Kristaps Porziņģis

Name: Kristaps Porziņģis Ranking: 38 Team: New York Knicks 2016-2017 Regular Season General Stats: 18.1 PPG, 7.2 RPG, 1.5 APG, 0.7 SPG, 2.0 BPG, 45 FG% 35.7 3P%, 78.6 FT% 2016-2017 Regular Season Advanced Stats: 17.4 PER, .546 TS%, 4.5 WS, 0.2 OBPM, 0.0 DBPM, 1.2 VORP The Breakdown Kristaps Porziņģis comes in on the Basketball Society’s

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LaMarcus Aldridge

Society Top 50: No. 39 LaMarcus Aldridge

Name: LaMarcus Aldridge Position: 39 Team: San Antonio Spurs 2016-17 Regular Season General Stats: 17.3 ppg, 7.3 rpg, 1.9 apg, 1.2 bpg, 47.7 FG%, 41.1 3PT% 2016-17 Regular Season Advanced Stats: 18.6 PER, 53.2 TS%, 7.2 WS, -0.3 OBPM, 1.3 DBPM, 1.8 VORP   The Breakdown: LaMarcus Aldridge, once one of the most feared power forwards in the league, is

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NBA

Basketball Society’s Top 50 NBA Players for 2017-2018

50. Dwyane Wade, Chicago Bulls 49. Jabari Parker, Milwaukee Bucks  48. Jrue Holiday, New Orleans Pelicans 47. DeAndre Jordan, Los Angeles Clippers 46. Joel Embiid, Philadelphia Sixers 45. Devin Booker, Phoenix Suns 44. Al Horford, Boston Celtics 43. Andrew Wiggins, Minnesota Timberwolves 42. Danilo Gallinari, Los Angeles Clippers 41. Eric Bledsoe, Phoenix Suns 40. Myles

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Myles Turner

Society Top 50: No. 40 – Myles Turner

Name: Myles Turner Ranking: 40 Team: Indiana Pacers 2016-2017 Regular Season General Stats: 14.5 PPG, 7.3 RPG, 1.3 APG, 0.9 SPG, 2.1 BPG, 51.1 FG% 34.8 3P%, 80.9 FT% 2016-2017 Regular Season Advanced Stats: 18.5 PER, .585 TS%, 8.0 WS, -0.3 OBPM, 2.6 DBPM, 2.8 VORP The Breakdown The Indiana Pacers this season will look completely different

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