NBA MVP Award Tracker. The NBA MVP Award Tracker ranks candidates based on a model built using previous voting results.
Most Valuable Player. Rookie of the Year. Defensive Player of the Year. Sixth Man of the Year. Most Improved Player. Teammate of the Year. J. Walter Kennedy Citizenship Award. NBA Finals Most Valuable Player. ABA Playoffs Most Valuable Player.
The model shows James Harden as the predicted winner based on higher level of impact (more games played, more minutes played, higher usage rate) and higher total stats (36 points/game, 8th highest scoring season in league history behind only Wilt Chamberlain, Elgin Baylor and MJ, 5th highest Total Stats in the decade).
2019–20 Top MVP Candidates from Basketball-Reference as of June 7th 2020 The NBA season is typically 82 games. We wanted to predict how many wins each candidate might have had if the season wasn ...
To find the predicted probability of Hall of Fame election, do the following: P (HoF election) = 1 / (1 + exp (- (2.71054))) = 93.8%. Based on Tony Parker's statistics and accomplishments, the probability that he will be elected to the Hall of Fame, as it stands now, is 93.8%.
NBA & ABA Leaders and Records for Hall of Fame Probability. Active players are listed in bold text Members of the Hall of Fame are marked with an asterisk (*)
Most Valuable Player: Nikola Jokić (26.4/10.8/8.3) Rookie of the Year: LaMelo Ball (15.7/5.9/6.1) PPG Leader: Stephen Curry (32.0) RPG Leader: Clint Capela (14.3) APG Leader: Russell Westbrook (11.7) WS Leader: Nikola Jokić (15.6) More league info
dgrubis / NBA-Draft-Model-2018. Jupyter notebook that outlines the process of creating a machine learning predictive model. Predicts the peak "Wins Shared" by the current draft prospects based on numerous features such as college stats, projected draft pick, physical profile and age.
For context, the first year the NBA officially awarded a regular season MVP was the 1956 season, with Pettit winning the inaugural award. While it's true that George Mikan and Paul Arizin never won the official MVP, there was an "unofficial" MVP award that predated the League's official award, called the Sam Davis Memorial Award, which was voted on by sportswriters.