Grantland: Analyzing Early Trends in NBA

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Grantland: Analyzing Early Trends in NBA

We're approaching the point where it's OK to at least tap the glass on some surprise early-season trends, gauge their staying power, and investigate what might be driving them. The focus here is on trends at the team and league levels that sources across the league consider at least semi-surprising. That means we'll mostly be giving short shrift to the predictable1 and the individual.2 Other stuff missed the cut because of injury-related sample size issues, factors that raised doubt about whether the trend in question is/was real, or future pieces in the works.3

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