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Definitions of the evaluations

All the following definitions made here are made in the evaluation philosophy of the integral (whole) team concept, they don't follow the philosophy of the individual box score concept.


The skill score is the (adjusted) score of a player or a team. We want to measure and to motivate certain tactical techniques. We have tactical techniques like shot selection + rebound game evaluations, pressing game evaluations, passing and denial game evaluations etc.
During the evaluations, we put more importance on the rebound or on the shot, giving them extra points or possessions. That way we can better motivate and rate the underlying skills. We use these incentives (points, possessions) as a motivation of the whole learning method.

The possession score is the (adjusted) total of active and passive possessions that a player and his teams gets.

The ball bound score is the (adjusted) total of active possessions or the total rebounds, steals, minus turnovers +/- violations that a player gets with his teams after playing all the games.

The offensive rebound score is the (adjusted) total of offensive rebounds of your teams, taken and allowed after playing all the games.

The skill offense is the offense without the offensive rebound: the (adjusted) points a team of a player scored divided by his (adjusted) team possessions. Rodman, a starting member of a record strong Chicago 1996 team, was one of the poorest NBA players with his skill offense.

The skill defense is the (adjusted) number of allowed points a player’s team scored divided by their (adjusted) allowed team possessions.

Total offense is the (adjusted) number of points a player scored with his team, divided by the (adjusted) total of possessions minus the (adjusted) offensive rebounds his team has taken.

We conclude that Rodman took 41 offensive rebounds in the 6 games of the 1996 finals and 11 in the final game. Rodman filled up the inside position in his unique way and balanced with his efforts a strong Chicago perimeter offense.
Rodman helped win these games with his total offense based on his offensive rebounding.

Total defense is the (adjusted) allowed number of points of a player’s team divided by the (adjusted) total of possessions minus the (adjusted) allowed offensive rebounds of his team.

All round is the single value number of the performance of the player in comparison with his team: his total team offense divided by his total team defense.