Ranking ALL NBA players by Wins Above Replacement

Here you go, all the data:

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For those who refuse to ever download or click on anything – here’s 14 guys projecting a final WAR above 15. The above spreadsheet has ALL the gory details – broken down into the minutiae, if you crave more:

WARpace Rank WAR/48 Rank HnI Rank Player Age G M/g P/g R/g A/g S/g B/g T/g TS%
49.78 1 66.32 1 201 1 Russell Westbrook 28 4 37.0 37.8 10.8 10.0 1.5 0.3 6.0 0.543
29.06 2 37.45 4 164 6 DeMar DeRozan 27 4 37.3 36.3 5.3 2.3 1.5 0.0 2.8 0.602
28.11 3 37.48 3 153 7 Kevin Durant 28 4 36.0 28.5 9.0 4.0 3.0 1.5 2.0 0.663
27.35 4 35.71 5 179 2 James Harden 27 5 36.8 31.8 7.0 12.4 1.2 0.0 4.6 0.644
25.49 5 38.02 2 172 3 Kawhi Leonard 25 5 32.2 28.4 4.2 3.8 3.0 0.2 1.8 0.643
23.17 6 30.54 7 140 14 LeBron James 32 4 36.5 20.5 9.5 9.5 0.3 0.5 3.8 0.562
21.56 7 33.09 6 166 4 Chris Paul 31 4 31.3 18.8 6.0 7.8 3.3 0.0 2.8 0.586
20.61 8 27.67 8 140 13 Giannis Antetokounmpo 22 4 35.8 23.3 9.5 5.8 1.0 2.0 2.0 0.564
19.79 9 27.20 9 133 20 Kyrie Irving 24 4 35.0 26.8 3.5 4.0 0.5 0.5 2.8 0.601
18.45 10 25.54 10 131 26 Isaiah Thomas 27 4 34.8 24.3 3.0 7.5 1.8 0.3 3.3 0.606
17.51 11 24.17 12 145 8 George Hill 30 5 34.8 21.4 3.0 4.6 1.0 0.4 1.4 0.656
17.04 12 23.15 15 143 10 Damian Lillard 26 5 36.8 32.6 6.0 4.6 1.0 0.2 3.2 0.608
17.02 13 24.20 11 133 21 Kemba Walker 26 4 33.8 23.0 2.3 5.5 1.8 0.0 2.5 0.601
16.35 14 23.76 13 142 11 Blake Griffin 27 4 33.0 20.0 10.8 3.3 1.5 0.8 2.5 0.500

Russell Westbrook is the very early, very strong leader for POY. He, like, totally doesn’t suck.

Enough of the high brow analysis. Later.

Dan

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