Originally posted on Wages of Wins Journal  |  Last updated 1/2/12
The following is a cross-post from one of Wages of Wins Network sites, The NBA Geek.  In it, Patrick Minton (@nbageek) picks the best win-producers of last week’s games, along with the best rookie. The original article appears here. Also, bear in mind that stats are in per-48 numbers rather than per-game numbers wherever that makes sense. The NBA has played a whole week of basketball, and thanks to the compressed schedule we’ve had a few games more than we would have in most seasons. It’s time for me to pick what I’ll call the NBA Geeks of the Week. Sort of the all-geek team. NOTE: I wrote this article before Sunday’s games because I want to consider just the games in the first 7 days. Player of the Week: LeBron James Yeah, this was easy.  LeBron has been a monster so far, producing 1.7 wins in 4 games, on 66% true shooting and with insane defensive numbers (averaging more than twice as many blocks and steals as the average SF while fouling a lot less).  Even by his lofty standards ...
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