Episode 19: Jacob Goldstein – BBall Index
This week on the podcast we are joined by special guest Jacob Goldstein of BBall Index. Jacob is the CAO of BBall Index and your one true source for all basketball analytic info. BBall Index has quickly become one of the premier sites for NBA analytic data and offers some of the best fantasy and betting models online. We discuss the best place for rookies of analytics to start their learning. We breakdown what is Player Impact Plus Minus and what can analytics really reveal about a players true value. What are the biggest concerns for each of the Eastern Conference contenders? We also evaluate just how good Kawhi has been in his return this season and what makes Lowry the analytics beast that he is. Finally what can we expect from the Raptors for the rest of this season and what is the ceiling for Canadian RJ Barrett.