It’s NBA playoff time which means anyone who sees me day-to-day will expect more mood swings than a teenager! If the Spurs are winning then I’m insufferably smug. Yet, if the Spurs are losing then I’m insufferably grumpy.
Using Tableau has become somewhat a way of life for me and there is not many of my interests that I don’t analyse from a data perspective; analysis of the NBA is no different. I wanted to understand how players perform in regards to not just the league but also their own team. Below is a quick walkthrough of how I have achieved this without having to create a large number of weightings that sway bench-warmers in to allstars or give the reader migraines trying to decipher – I’m looking at you Hollinger!