Gerald Wallace’s Early Shot Chart is Fascinating

Small sample size theater is all over this one, but it’s also in line with Wallace’s career arc and wisdom about his game: he’s excellent attacking the rim and finding little cuts in the defense, doesn’t shoot much (or well) from midrange, and is best shooting long-range shots from the corner. This chart is similar […]

This is about as encouraging as a Brook Lopez shot chart will ever get

Brook Lopez Shot Chart

The image above is Brook Lopez’s shot chart from Thursday night’s 102-97 victory against the Boston Celtics. 10 shots from within five feet (most in the restricted area), four just east of it. 9 made baskets from within five feet (8 within the restricted area.) Last night was the second straight game we saw this […]