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July 18, 2011

Estimating NBA Players’ Offensive Production: A new academic paper that attempts to estimate each player’s offensive production by looking at his usage rate while on the court and changes to team efficiency when he leaves the court.

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May 23, 2011

More on Low Efficiency Scorers on Bad Offensive Teams: ElGee of Back Picks also does some analysis with Neil Paine’s inefficient scorer data.

Chart: With or Without Inefficient Scorers: DStats followed up on Paine’s data with a graph; apparently good offenses are impacted more by the loss of an inefficient scorer than bad ones.

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Losing Your (Inefficient) Leading Scorer Hurts Your Team: More from Neil Paine at BBR — evidence that even losing an inefficient scorer hurts a team.