No season ever starts quite how you’d expect, and 2018-19 has been no exception. From the Bucks’ spacing-fueled improvement to the Wizards’ tripping on their own shoelaces out of the starting blocks, there has been no shortage of over- or under-performing teams. But there have been a few surprises that haven’t received as much national attention. I wanted to know more about three teams whose surprising starts have flown under the radar: the Kings, Hornets, and Thunder. What was behind their starts? And how likely is it to continue?
The numbers behind three teams who have had surprising starts. How likely are they to continue?
November 16, 2018