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STAT DATABASES

Player stats by season [GUIDE]: BBALLsports SuperDB (37-38 - 06-07) | BBALLsports (37-38 - 03-04, defunct?) | Basketball-Reference (46-47 on, search, player comparisons) | databaseBasketball (46-47 - 06-07) | databaseBasketball Stats Download 2.1 (46-47 - 06-07) | Dean LaVergne's SeasonStats (46-47 - 05-06) | Doug's Stats (88-89 on) | Nbahoopsonline (72-73 - 05-06) | StatsCentral (72-73 - 97-98) | NBA.com (82-83 on) | ESPN (84-85 on) | Yahoo (84-85 on) | STATS Snap (84-85 - 05-06) | STATS HS (89-90 on) | SI (89-90 on) | CBS (89-90 on) | FoxSports (89-90 on) | MSNBC (89-90 on) | USA Today (current, 96-97 - 04-05) | HoopsStats (97-98 on) | AOL (05-06 on) | KnickerBlogger (current, 06-07)

Team stats by season [GUIDE]: BBALLsports SuperDB (37-38 - 06-07) | BBALLsports (37-38 - 03-04) | Basketball-Reference (46-47 on, 46-47 - 05-06 graphical) | databaseBasketball (46-47 - 06-07) | databaseBasketball Stats Download 2.1 (46-47 - 06-07) | Doug's Stats (88-89 on) | Nbahoopsonline (88-89 - 05-06) | StatsCentral (88-89 - 97-98) | HoopsStats (97-98 on) | NBA.com (97-98 on) | STATS Snap (98-99 - 05-06) | ESPN (02-03 on) | Yahoo (02-03 on) | SI (02-03 on) | STATS HS (current) | CBS (current) | FoxSports (current) | MSNBC (current) | KnickerBlogger (current, 06-07)

Player game logs: Basketball-Reference (86-87 on) | databaseBasketball (91-92 - 05-06) | HoopsStats (97-98 on) | Yahoo (99-00 on) | CBS (04-05 on) | FoxSports (04-05 on) | ESPN (current) | NBA.com (current) | SI (current) | AOL (current)

Team game logs: Basketball-Reference (86-87 on) | HoopsStats (97-98 on) | STATS Snap (98-99 - 05-06) | STATS HS (current)

Player splits: Basketball-Reference (86-87 on, head-to-head) | ESPN (97-98 on) | HoopsStats (97-98 on) | Doug's Stats (97-98 on, current season to date) | Doug's Stats second half of season (07-08, 06-07, 05-06, 04-05, 03-04, 02-03, 01-02, 00-01, 99-00, 98-99) | CBS (05-06 on) | STATS HS (current) | NBA.com (current) | SI (current) | FoxSports (current)

Team splits: Basketball-Reference (86-87 on) | HoopsStats (97-98 on) | STATS Snap (98-99 - 05-06) | Doug's Stats (99-00 on, current season to date) | Doug's Stats second half of season (07-08, 06-07, 05-06, 04-05, 03-04, 02-03, 01-02, 00-01, 99-00, 98-99) | USA Today (current) | NBA.com (current) | STATS HS (current) | ESPN (current) | Yahoo (current) | The Sports Network (current)

Boxscores [GUIDE]: Basketball-Reference (86-87 on, search) | databaseBasketball (91-92 - 04-05) | Dean LaVergne (91-92 - 98-99) | BBALLsports (91-92 - 96-97, 61-62, 54-55) | USA Today (current, 06-07, 05-06, 04-05, 03-04, 02-03, 01-02, 00-01, 99-00, 98-99, 97-98, 96-97) | HoopsStats (97-98 on) | Boxscore Central (98-99 on) | NBA.com (current, 06-07, 05-06, 04-05, 03-04, 02-03, 01-02) | ESPN (current, 06-07, 05-06, 04-05, 03-04, 02-03) | XML (03-04 on) CBS (current, 06-07, 05-06, 04-05, 03-04) | Yahoo (current, 06-07, 05-06, 04-05, 03-04) | STATS Snap (05-06, 04-05, 03-04) | FoxSports (current, 06-07, 05-06, 04-05) | MSNBC (current, 06-07, 05-06, 04-05) | SI (current, 06-07, 05-06) | AOL (current, 06-07, 05-06) | STATS HS (current) | Webuns Finals (46-47 - 01-02) | Robert Bradley Finals (46-47 - 00-01)

Play-by-plays: ESPN (current, 06-07, 05-06, 04-05, 03-04, 02-03) | NBA.com (current, 06-07, 05-06, 04-05, 03-04, 02-03) | CBS (current, 06-07, 05-06, 04-05, 03-04) | FoxSports (current, 06-07, 05-06) | AOL (current, 06-07, 05-06) | USA Today (current, 06-07, 05-06) | BasketballValue (05-06 on)

Shot charts by game: ESPN (current, 06-07, 05-06, 04-05, 03-04, 02-03) | CBS (current, 06-07, 05-06, 04-05, 03-04) | AOL (current, 06-07, 05-06)

Shot charts by season: 82games (02-03 on) | NBA.com HotSpots/HotZones (04-05 on, 04-05 - 06-07)

Standings [GUIDE]: Shrp Sports (46-47 - 06-07) | Basketball-Reference (46-47 on) | Basketball-Reference Expanded (46-47 on) | databaseBasketball (46-47 - 06-07) | Webuns (46-47 - 02-03) | StatsCentral (72-73 - 97-98) | Doug's Stats (88-89 on) | ESPN (91-92 on) | Patricia Bender (93-94 on) | HoopsStats (97-98 on) | ESPN Expanded (01-02 on) | ESPN RPI (02-03 on) | Yahoo (02-03 on) | XML (03-04 on) AOL (05-06 on) | USA Today (current div, current conf, 02-03, 99-00, 96-97) | NBA.com (current) | SI (current) | CBS (current) | FoxSports (current) | MSNBC (current) | STATS HS (current) | KnickerBlogger (current, 06-07) | PlayoffStatus (current)

Game results (see also Boxscores section): Shrp Sports (46-47 on, 46-47 on by team by season, 46-47 - 05-06 graphical) | Doug's Stats (96-97 on) | Basketball-Reference starting lineups (86-87 on)

Downloads: BBALLsports SuperDB (37-38 - 06-07) | databaseBasketball Stats Download 2.1 (46-47 - 06-07) | Dean LaVergne's SeasonStats (46-47 - 05-06) | Dean LaVergne's boxscores (91-92 - 98-99) | Robert Bradley's Finals boxscores (46-47 - 00-01) | Doug's Stats season stats (88-89 on) | Ed Küpfer's data sets | APBRmetrics files | APBR_analysis files | APBR files

Other: League leader minimum requirements | League-wide stats (46-47 - 06-07) | Ages, heights & weights (94-95 - 06-07) | Officials (91-92 - 03-04 by game, listing, 05-06 - 06-07 statistics) | WhichTeamWins team travel analyzer (current) | WhoWins Best-of-7 series results (46-47 on)

ADVANCED STATS

Definitions: APBRmetrics Central | Basketball-Reference | Statistical Analysis Primer | Wikipedia | KenPom | NBA StatSite | WhichTeamWins | The Basketball Notebook | KnickerBlogger

Various: Basketball-Reference | 82games | KnickerBlogger (current, 06-07, 05-06, 04-05) | Bob Chaikin's BBALLsports players, teams (37-38 - 03-04) | NBAstuffer | NBA StatSite (88-89 - 00-01) | APBRmetrics files | APBR_analysis files | Al Hoffman's Adjusted Stats (description, 88-00, 76-88, 67-76, 46-67)

Dean Oliver's stats: definitions (more) | Basketball-Reference (77-78 on lookup) | davis21wylie (73-74 - 06-07, 06-07 partial) | davis21wylie defensive stats (05-06)

Linear weights: David Berri, Martin Schmidt & Stacey Brook's Wins Produced (calculating, wins model), Win Score (06-07) | Doug Steele's MyTendex (description, 88-89 on) | Bob Bellotti's Points Created (description, 88-89 - 00-01) | Schaller TPR (more) | NBA.com Efficiency | Bassline Spin | ESPN rating | Kevin Pelton's rating, VORP | IPM (description, 06-07)

John Hollinger's PER and other stats: Basketball-Reference (formula, 51-52 on, 77-78 on lookup) | ESPN ($) (description, description, 07-08 projections, projections description, current, 02-03 on) | AlleyOop (88-89 - 04-05) | KnickerBlogger (current, 06-07, 05-06, 04-05) | davis21wylie (06-07 projections, 05-06) | Wikipedia description

Plus/minus: 82games (02-03 on) | PopcornMachine (04-05 on) | BasketballValue (05-06 on) | Lenovo Stat (05-06 on) | NBA.com boxscores (current) | Jeff Sagarin & Wayne Winston's WINVAL (article, 02-03)

Dan Rosenbaum's adjusted plus/minus: description (alt) | rankings (02-03 - 03-04 (alt), All-NBA 03-04 (alt), young players 03-04) | David Lewin (description, 04-05 & 05-06, 05-06, 04-05) | Steve Ilardi (06-07) | defensive (discussion, 02-03 - 04-05, perimeter 04-05, post 04-05) | statistical (02-03 - 04-05) | davis21wylie (77-78 - 06-07)

Video-based: 82games (02-03 on) | NBA.com HotSpots/HotZones (04-05 on, 04-05 - 06-07) | Synergy Sports ($)

Similarity scores: Basketball-Reference (description, 77-78 on) | databaseBasketball (description, 46-47 - 06-07) | John Hollinger ($) (current) | Kevin Pelton

Possessions/Pace: definition | actual by season (02-03 on, 05-06 on) | estimated by season (current ($), current, current w/ splits, 06-07, 06-07, 05-06, 05-06, 04-05, 71-72 - 06-07, 73-74 - 06-07) | estimated by game (ESPN4Factors user script (instructions), HoopsStats 97-98 on)

Four factors & offensive/defensive efficiency: definitions (more, more, more, more) | rankings (current ($), current, current w/ splits (graphical), 06-07, 06-07, 05-06, 04-05) | by season (46-47 - 06-07, 73-74 - 05-06 graphical) | by game (ESPN4Factors user script (instructions), HoopsStats 97-98 on)

Team rankings: Sagarin (98-99 on) | John Hollinger ($) (description, FAQ, current) | OTTER (06-07) | Massey Ratings (59-60 on) | Mike Greenfield's Team Rankings (99-00 on) | coolstandings (05-06 on) | ESPN RPI (02-03 on) | Covers.com (06-07, alt) | Box Score Basketball (06-07) | Dolphin Ratings (01-02 on) | KnickerBlogger Expected Win% (current, 06-07) | Kevin Pelton

Downloads: BBALLsports SuperDB (37-38 - 06-07) | KnickerBlogger (current, 06-07) | BasketballValue (05-06 on) | Bob Chaikin's B-BALL simulator | Ed Küpfer's data sets | APBRmetrics files | APBR_analysis files | APBR files

ANALYSIS

Articles: 82games (main,SI) | Basketball Prospectus | John Hollinger (ESPN ($), NY Sun, SI) | Kelly Dwyer | Martin Johnson | HoopsAnalyst | Kevin Pelton (BP, CTN, 82, SS, SS, HW) | Kevin Broom (CTN, RealGM, SI) | Mike Zarren | ArmchairGM | davis21wylie | Dean Oliver's Journal of Basketball Studies | Dan Rosenbaum | NBA StatSite | Journal of Quantitative Analysis in Sports | APBRmetrics Central | John Schuhmann (archive) | Inside the Obscure Stats | NBAstuffer | Devin Black | CourtsideTimes.Net (defunct)

Blogs: Wages of Wins | KnickerBlogger | TrueHoop | Ballhype | 20 Second Timeout | Sactown Royalty | Nets Daily | Forum Blue and Gold | NBA Babble and Win Score | The Captain of History | The Secret Weapon | Sportszilla | The Hot Hand in Sports | Sabermetric Research | Statistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science | Sports Media Review | The Arbitrarian | Hoopinion | The Bratwurst | FreeDarko | Thank You Isiah | We Rite Goode | Dan Rosenbaum (defunct) | KAB's NBA Blog (defunct)

Books: Dean Oliver's Basketball on Paper | John Hollinger's Pro Basketball Forecast/Prospectus (02-03 - 05-06) | David Berri, Martin Schmidt & Stacey Brook's Wages of Wins | Harvey Pollack's Statistical Yearbook (06-07 (downloadable), 05-06 (downloadable), 04-05, 02-03) | Dean Oliver's Basketball Hoopla 1988-89

People: bios | Dean Oliver (Nuggets, ex-Sonics) (bio, journal, posts [old, old, old]) | Dan Rosenbaum (Cavs) (research, blog, posts [old]) | Kevin Pelton (Sonics) (posts [old]) | Daryl Morey (Rockets, ex-Celtics) | Roland Beech (Mavs) (site, posts [old]) | Bob Chaikin (site, posts [old]) | Bob Bellotti | David Berri, Martin Schmidt & Stacey Brook (site, blog) | Mike Zarren (Celtics) (posts) | John Hollinger (bio, posts [old]) | Mike Goodman (posts [old, old, old]) | Ed Küpfer (posts [old]) | Kevin Broom (posts [old])

Forums: APBRmetrics (search, old) | Basketball Forum | eBA | APBR (old)

OTHER LEAGUES

NCAA stat databases: DraftExpress (03-04 on) | The Draft Review (46-47 - 05-06) | Basketball-Reference (04-05 - 06-07, 54-55 - 02-03) | JazzyJ (79-80 - 02-03) | Stats & Awards for Great Players (42-43 - 02-03) | StatSheet (96-97 on) | CBS NBA (85-86 on) | NCAA (99-00 on) | USA Today (01-02 on) | Rivals (02-03 on) | ESPN (03-04 on) | CSTV (04-05 on) | AOL (05-06 on) | Basketball State (05-06 on) | STATS (current) | Yahoo (current) | SI (current) | CBS NCAA (current) | FoxSports (current) | MSNBC (current) | EuroCollegeStats (current) | GoodStats (current)

NCAA conference stat databases: America East (98-99 on) | Atlantic 10 (current, 05-06) | ACC (current, 03-04 - 05-06) | Atlantic Sun (current, 05-06) | Big 12 (96-97 on) | Big East (current, 05-06) | Big Sky (01-02 on) | Big South (01-02 on) | Big Ten (current, 05-06, 04-05, 03-04) | Big West (current, 04-05 - 05-06) | Colonial Athletic Association (05-06 on) | Conference USA (current, 05-06) | Horizon League (current, 04-05 - 05-06) | Ivy League (current, 05-06, 01-02 - 04-05) | Metro Atlantic Athletic (current, 00-01 - 05-06) | Mid Continent (current, 00-01 - 05-06) | Mid-American (current, 05-06) | Mid-Eastern Athletic (current, 02-03 - 05-06) | Missouri Valley (current) | Mountain West (current, 03-04 - 05-06) | Northeast (current, 98-99 - 05-06) | Ohio Valley (current, 05-06) | Pac-10 (current, 03-04 - 05-06) | Patriot League (current, 01-02 - 05-06) | SEC (current, 05-06, 04-05, 03-04, 02-03) | Southern (current, 00-01 - 05-06) | Southland (current, 02-03 - 05-06) | Southwestern Athletic (current, 05-06, 04-05, 03-04, 02-03, 01-02) | Sun Belt (current, 05-06, 03-04) | West Coast (current, 04-05 - 05-06) | WAC (current, 05-06, 04-05)

NCAA Division I independents stat databases: Chicago State | Indiana University-Purdue University at Fort Wayne (current) | Longwood (current) | New Jersey Institute of Technology (current, 05-06) | North Dakota State (51-52 on) | Savannah State (current) | South Dakota State (00-01 on) | Texas Pan American (current, 01-02 - 05-06) | UC Davis (current, 03-04 - 05-06) | Utah Valley State (current, 05-06, 04-05, 03-04) | Winston-Salem State (current, 01-02 - 05-06)

NCAA advanced stats: Basketball Prospectus | KenPom (graphical) | Basketball State | DraftExpress (03-04 on) | StatSheet | VUStats | Bassline Spin | CBS Player Ranking | A-10 Advanced Stats | CollegeHoops.Net | UNC | KU | UK | Sagarin | GoodStats

NCAA blogs: KenPom | Tempo-Free Suburbia | Luke Winn | Dave Sez | Big Ten Wonk (Big Ten) | Bearcats Basketball (Cincinnati) | Tobacco Road Report (ACC) | mgoblog (Michigan) | Phog Blog (Kansas) | Blue Devil Hoops (Duke) | Section Six (NC State) | Cracked Sidewalks (Marquette) | Carolina March (North Carolina) | Sports and Numbers (Kansas) | The Mid-Majority

NCAA articles: Basketball Prospectus | Ken Pomeroy | Kyle Whelliston | Luke Winn | Mike Schmidt | Heather N. Allen | Paul Gearan | Jonathan Watters

NCAA stat manuals: Basketball Statisticians' Manual (01-08) | Official Basketball Scorebook (07)

International: Basket-Stats.info | HoopsStats | USBasket | FIBA | Euroleague | 24sec.net | EuroCollegeStats

Other: NBA D-League (01-02 on, 01-02 on) | CBA | USBL | WNBA (97 on, 06, 05) | APBR | DraftExpress links