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Old 02-27-2013, 10:39 AM   #31
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Default Re: Highest single-season PER on record:

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Who cares?

Its essentially a formulated opinion. Someone gave certain stats a value and decided to run with it. It means exactly nothing when it comes to basketball.

Thank you.

Lebron is beasting right now regardless.
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Old 02-27-2013, 11:03 AM   #32
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and he only keeps getting better and better He will be shattering all kinds of records in a near future anyway - I can already envisage stans of a particular past ballhog shaking in fear and grudge

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Old 02-27-2013, 11:11 AM   #33
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31.8 (Wilt Chamberlain '62)

LeBron James right now? 31.9. Yup.
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Old 02-27-2013, 11:12 AM   #34
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Default Re: Highest single-season PER on record:

PER is irrelevant so why should there be thread revolving around someone's PER?
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Old 02-27-2013, 11:36 AM   #35
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Default Re: Highest single-season PER on record:

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Who cares?

Its essentially a formulated opinion. Someone gave certain stats a value and decided to run with it. It means exactly nothing when it comes to basketball.

This.

PER doesn't measure who the best player is. Nor does it measure one player being better than another.

All PER does is give an indication of a player's performance based on Hollingers calculated rankings of measured statistics. Hollinger gave the most value to what he thought was most important. Essentially anyone could make a similar stat to PER crediting one category more then another, and thus the list would change.

It isn't anymore viable then if anyone on this site were to make a formula up with their personal beliefs of how stats should be valued.

TL;DR PER is subjective and a flawed stat.
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Old 02-27-2013, 11:41 AM   #36
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Wilt played in a weak era.
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Old 02-27-2013, 11:41 AM   #37
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Top 10 ALL time PER


Rank Player PER
1. Michael Jordan* 27.91
2. LeBron James 27.57
3. Shaquille O'Neal 26.43
4. David Robinson 26.18
5. Wilt Chamberlain 26.13
6. Dwyane Wade 25.60
7. Chris Paul 25.47
8. Bob Pettit 25.35
9. Tim Duncan 24.72
10. Neil Johnston 24.69


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Old 02-27-2013, 11:44 AM   #38
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I know PER is subjective and an adjusted metric, but this is still pretty impressive.
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Old 02-27-2013, 11:47 AM   #39
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It's different when it's Lebron though, right?
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Old 02-27-2013, 11:49 AM   #40
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Top 10 ALL time PER


Rank Player PER
1. Michael Jordan* 27.91
2. LeBron James 27.57
3. Shaquille O'Neal 26.43
4. David Robinson 26.18
5. Wilt Chamberlain 26.13
6. Dwyane Wade 25.60
7. Chris Paul 25.47
8. Bob Pettit 25.35
9. Tim Duncan 24.72
10. Neil Johnston 24.69




Why is there an asterisk beside Jordan?
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Old 02-27-2013, 11:50 AM   #41
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Old 02-27-2013, 12:14 PM   #42
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Hopefully he brings it against the Spurs in the finals
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Old 02-27-2013, 05:48 PM   #43
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Default Re: Highest single-season PER on record:

When you're having the best season of all time in a metric that comes from several stats describing things that actually happen on the court... it's tough to say it isn't impressive. Good PER's not particularly interesting, but the best of all time is clearly noteworthy.
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Old 02-27-2013, 06:09 PM   #44
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Top 10 ALL time PER


Rank Player PER
1. Michael Jordan* 27.91
2. LeBron James 27.57
3. Shaquille O'Neal 26.43
4. David Robinson 26.18
5. Wilt Chamberlain 26.13
6. Dwyane Wade 25.60
7. Chris Paul 25.47
8. Bob Pettit 25.35
9. Tim Duncan 24.72
10. Neil Johnston 24.69


What, you don't have Neil Johnston in your top 10 all time?

That's YOUR bad.
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Old 02-27-2013, 06:22 PM   #45
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