The same bravado that makes Green a Defensive Player of the Year front-runner is a big reason he is regularly late running back on defense, per a FiveThirtyEight report published Wednesday. The story’s author, Chris Herring, pored over data from SportVU — a system of six cameras that measures the movements of all players on the court during games — and plenty of video to determine that Green leads the league in “lag rate,” a stat invented to measure how often someone crosses half-court more than three seconds after the ball.
September 25, 2017 | 10:48 am EDT Update
The Philadelphia 76ers today announced the team’s 20-man training camp roster. The Sixers also agreed to terms with forward Kris Humphries and center Emeka Okafor. See below for the full training camp roster.
The Brooklyn Nets announced their training camp roster of 20 players today. Training camp begins tomorrow, September 26, and runs through Saturday, September 30, at the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md.
Alex Kennedy: The Los Angeles Clippers have traded DeAnde Liggins to the Atlanta Hawks for a draft pick, the team officially announced.