Award voting

I’m very hung up on award voting. Why do people vote for the players they do? How do they make up their minds? Here’s a spaghetti plot of All-Star voting by the fans, the media, and the players.

Here’s the history of All-NBA voting between the East and West for “Tracking the imbalance between conferences.

Balance of power -- All NBA Players -- CORRECTION

I asked “What does it take to become an NBA All-Star?” on The Step Back.


I calculated season-by-season Hall-of-Fame probabilities based on the Basketball-Reference model and made a dashboard to sort out who got in and who was left out.

If you want to filter this chart by career duration, All-Star appearances, or championships – click on the image above to visit the interactive version in Tableau.







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