Luka Doncic analysis, 2019: The Harden-Bird hybrid
Luka Doncic is going to be the 2019 Rookie of the Year. But just how good is he? Should he have been an All-Star? And does he have a good chance to someday join the conversation for greatest player of all-time? This detailed film breakdown & scouting report examine the strengths and weaknesses of the Dallas Mavericks rookie sensation while incorporating analytics & stats to assess his overall impact while laying out areas he can easily improve.Support at Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/thinkingbasketballBook: https://www.amazon.com/Thinking-Basketball-Ben-Taylor/dp/1532968175Podcast: https://player.fm/series/thinking-basketball or at https://www.stitcher.com/podcast/ben-taylor/thinking-basketball-podcastWebsite: www.backpicks.comTwitter: @elgee35Ben Taylor is the author of Thinking Basketball, a Nylon Calculus contributor, creator of the Backpicks Top 40 series & host of the Thinking Basketball podcast.Stats courtesy:http://www.pbpstats.com @bballporthttps://www.basketball-reference.comhttps://stats.nba.com-Backpicks BPM is a proprietary model that focuses on player skill instead of situational value. -PIPM is a hybrid model that "luck-adjusts" plus-minus data (regresses FT% and 3pt%) to account for noise and is more sensitive to a player's role/fit on a given team. Created by @JacobEGoldstein-Passer Rating is based on the percentage of quality passes completed per opportunity, and is on a 1-10 scale, with distances at the extremes more pronounced (e.g. greater distance from 9.0 to 9.5 than from 8 to 8.5).-Passing Volume is an estimate of the number of assists or shots created by a player per possession, converted to an approximate 1-10 scale.-----Footage in this video is owned by the NBA and its partners. It is intended for critique and education.