Sources: stats.nba.com, Swar Patel's nba_api package, sklearn, plotly.

Created by Justin Cousineau, 2022-23.

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## Glossary

**GP (Games Played):** The total number of games a player or team has participated in.

**W (Wins):** The total number of games won by a player or team.

**L (Losses):** The total number of games lost by a player or team.

**W_PCT (Win Percentage):** The percentage of games won out of the total games played.

**MIN (Minutes):** The total number of minutes played.

**FGM (Field Goals Made):** The total number of field goals successfully made.

**FGA (Field Goals Attempted):** The total number of field goal attempts.

**FG_PCT (Field Goal Percentage):** The percentage of field goals made out of the total attempted.

**FG3M (Three-Point Field Goals Made):** The total number of three-point shots successfully made.

**FG3A (Three-Point Field Goals Attempted):** The total number of three-point shot attempts.

**FG3_PCT (Three-Point Field Goal Percentage):** The percentage of three-point shots made out of the total attempted.

**FTM (Free Throws Made):** The total number of free throws successfully made.

**FTA (Free Throws Attempted):** The total number of free throw attempts.

**FT_PCT (Free Throw Percentage):** The percentage of free throws made out of the total attempted.

**OREB (Offensive Rebounds):** The total number of rebounds collected on the offensive end of the court.

**DREB (Defensive Rebounds):** The total number of rebounds collected on the defensive end of the court.

**REB (Total Rebounds):** The combined total of offensive and defensive rebounds.

**AST (Assists):** The total number of assists made.

**TOV (Turnovers):** The total number of times a player or team has lost possession of the ball to the opposing team.

**STL (Steals):** The total number of times a player or team has taken the ball away from an opponent.

**BLK (Blocks):** The total number of shots blocked.

**BLKA (Blocks Against):** The total number of times a player's shot has been blocked by an opponent.

**PF (Personal Fouls):** The total number of personal fouls committed.

**PFD (Personal Fouls Drawn):** The total number of personal fouls drawn by a player.

**PTS (Points):** The total number of points scored.

**PLUS_MINUS:** The point differential when a player or team is on the court.

**E_OFF_RATING (Estimated Offensive Rating):** An estimate of points produced (players) or scored (teams) per 100 possessions.

**OFF_RATING (Offensive Rating):** Points scored per 100 possessions by a team.

**E_DEF_RATING (Estimated Defensive Rating):** An estimate of points allowed per 100 possessions.

**DEF_RATING (Defensive Rating):** Points allowed per 100 possessions by a team.

**E_NET_RATING (Estimated Net Rating):** An estimate of point differential per 100 possessions.

**NET_RATING (Net Rating):** Point differential per 100 possessions.

**AST_PCT (Assist Percentage):** An estimate of the percentage of teammate field goals a player assisted while on the floor.

**AST_TO (Assist to Turnover Ratio):** The ratio of assists to turnovers.

**AST_RATIO (Assist Ratio):** The number of assists a player averages per 100 possessions used.

**OREB_PCT (Offensive Rebound Percentage):** An estimate of the percentage of available offensive rebounds a player grabbed while on the floor.

**DREB_PCT (Defensive Rebound Percentage):** An estimate of the percentage of available defensive rebounds a player grabbed while on the floor.

**REB_PCT (Total Rebound Percentage):** An estimate of the percentage of available rebounds a player grabbed while on the floor.

**TM_TOV_PCT (Turnover Percentage):** An estimate of turnovers per 100 plays.

**EFG_PCT (Effective Field Goal Percentage):** This statistic adjusts for the fact that a 3-point field goal is worth one more point than a 2-point field goal.

**TS_PCT (True Shooting Percentage):** A measure of shooting efficiency that takes into account field goals, 3-point field goals, and free throws.

**E_PACE (Estimated Pace):** An estimate of the number of possessions per 48 minutes by a team.

**PACE:** The number of possessions per 48 minutes by a team.

**PACE_PER40:** The number of possessions per 40 minutes by a team.

**POSS (Possessions):** The total number of possessions by a team.

**PIE (Player Impact Estimate):** A metric that provides an estimate of a player's overall impact on a game.