Jason Collins’ Revelation and the Top Screeners in the NBA

Jason Collins said something last spring that we here at Vantage Sports have been waiting to hear an NBA player admit for a long time. Spoiler alert – it had nothing to do with his sexual orientation. “My contributions don’t show up in the box scores.”   What Collins meant is that his game involves moves…

The Corner Three

Of all the potential shot attempts, a three-pointer from the corner is one of the best shots an offense can get. Across the league, players shoot at a higher percentage from the corner than from other spots around the three-point arc. One obvious reason is that it is the shortest distance three-pointer available. But what…