A Unified Theory of Basketball

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Barnstorming: Unicorns, griffons, centaurs and a new NBA mythic menagerie

Ian Levy
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The Aesthetic: Ja Morant is a stylistic chameleon

The Aesthetic: Defining the elements of (basketball) art

The Aesthetic: What Anthony Davis sacrificed for greatness

The Aesthetic: Paul George is so funky

Ian Levy
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The Aesthetic: Shai Gilgeous-Alexander is a movement

Ian Levy
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The Aesthetic: Watching Kyle Kuzma from afar

Ian Levy
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The Aesthetic: Russell Westbrook is the NBA’s last rebel

Ian Levy
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The Aesthetic: Karl-Anthony Towns is built of simpler stuff

Ian Levy
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Pascal Siakam, deconstructed

Ian Levy
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Jamal Murray, deconstructed

Ian Levy
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Jaylen Brown, deconstructed

Ian Levy
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Derrick White, deconstructed

Ian Levy
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Deconstructed: Spencer Dinwiddie has a deal for you

Ian Levy
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Collin Sexton, deconstructed

Ian Levy
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Metacognition: Extinction and adaptation in NBA player archetypes

Ian Levy
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Metacognition: Aesthetics, efficiency and the Brooklyn Nets’ Big 3

Ian Levy
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Metacognition: What does it take for an NBA franchise to be reinvented?

Ian Levy
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Metacognition: LeBron James, Kyrie Irving and the nature of improvisation

Ian Levy
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Metacognition: NBA narrative mapping, data-driven approaches

Ian Levy
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Metacognition: Declining ratings and rethinking the NBA’s game-centric model

Ian Levy
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Metacognition: What themes will define this NBA season?

Ian Levy
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Barnstorming: Flight vs. invisibility and practical basketball applications

Ian Levy
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Barnstorming: The best youthful rivalries in the NBA

Ian Levy
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Barnstorming: The unofficial 2019-20 hashtag for every NBA team

Ian Levy
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A Unified Theory of Basketball: Measuring success

Ian Levy
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A Unified Theory of Basketball: Inside the machine

Ian Levy
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A Unified Theory of Basketball: In search of perfection

Ian Levy
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