First to Worst

Posted by on July 20, 2010

It’s getting close to the annual time period full of team predictions. Ultimately, an expert is assessing three variables: A.) Past results of TEAMB.) What TEAM is losingC.) What TEAM is gaining These are the three components to analyze, but they are each composed of many different things. In order to identify these things, we… Read more »


NBA Free Agency Hogging the Conversation…

Posted by on July 7, 2010

Carry on…


Varying Impacts

Posted by on June 28, 2010

On the court, not all players contribute to a team equally. Naturally, the best player(s) are going to have the most prominent roles offensively. The goal of a team offensively is to score as many points per possession as possible. Each shot taken has a risk and a reward. Essentially, the probability of the shot… Read more »


Getting to Know Hoop Vision (The Hoop Vision Top 25)

Posted by on June 25, 2010

The TFS Community naturally tends to have similar opinions on many teams and players in basketball. At Hoop Vision, there are certain types of teams we enjoy to watch and follow. The top 25 we put together in this post is not the best 25 teams in NCAAB. The idea was borrowed from a Carson… Read more »


Getting to Know Hoop Vision (The Hoop Vision Playbook)

Posted by on June 24, 2010

Below is a sample article of what could be posted during the season. We plan on making a separate page with The Hoop Vision Playbook to archive various X’s and O’s. We will feature overall basketball concepts, teams, and players. The below example is a mixture of a team (Utah State) and a player (Jared… Read more »


Getting to Know Hoop Vision (Video Charting Overview)

Posted by on June 21, 2010

Video Analysis is a technique we will be instituting at Hoop Vision. Video Charting can show different aspects about individual teams. It can show tendencies of how a team functions. For example, how often a team passes and where there shots are coming from. By looking at what happens when a team has success on… Read more »


Getting to Know Hoop Vision (Intro to Stats)

Posted by on June 6, 2010

Advanced statistics can sometimes frighten a sports fan. Basketball, however, does not have the complexities of baseball. It has been well documented that the basketball revolution is far behind baseball. This can be a good thing for a fan who has yet to take an interest in advanced statistics. For the most part, basketball stats… Read more »


Getting to Know Hoop Vision (Outline)

Posted by on June 6, 2010

Early June is an interesting day to start an NCAA Basketball blog. Only the hardcore fans are currently looking for information and analysis. At Hoop Vision, however, this is the fan we like and connect with. Our next step is a series of posts which are examples of what we will be giving to you…. Read more »


Welcome

Posted by on June 1, 2010

Welcome to Hoop Vision. This is a college basketball analysis blog. One of the hopefully unique features of the blog will be a stronger focus on each conference and not just the teams commonly shown on ESPN. Naturally, more words will probably be used on the Dukes of the world, but we will do our… Read more »