Greatest unexpected NBA performance

February 24, 2023

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This is a fun one from Russell Samora and Reshad Malekzai for The Pudding. When watching basketball, one of the best things is when a player has an unexpectedly great game, so Samora looked for the greatest and most unexpected game based on data.

The video is also a nice example of how distributions and outliers can be applied in an analysis. Check out the data yourself on GitHub.