The Basketball Playbook



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Latest Breakdowns

Utah Jazz 5-Out Breakdown

The Utah Jazz have the best record in the Western Conference and the number 2 offense in the NBA and are rolling along like usual. We have heard this story before, nothing new right? Oh, except that the Jazz traded away their 3 best players and was supposed to be...

Minnesota Timberwolves Offense Breakdown

The Minnesota Timberwolves are adjusting to the Two-Big life, and it is not going great - at least on the offensive end. Although they have many underlying issues that are causing these problems, the most significant impact on their offensive efficiency is the lack of...

Washington Wizards X’s & O’s

The Wizards’ offense is actually kind of fun even though the numbers don’t do it justice and their 5-out actions have been impressive. Shot selection is undoubtedly an interesting choice that needs improvement to increase their eFG% and offensive efficiency - but...