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HA101: Introduction to Homecourt Advantagology

by Kimberly Brown

Apr 20, 2006 12:57 AM

Chauncey Billups and the Detroit Pistons have locked up homecourt advantage throughout the 2006 NBA Playoffs, but what exactly does that mean? While field goal and free throw percentage is not impacted by playing on the road, the homecourt environment is more assist friendly, as are the number of free throw attempts, creating a real advantage for the home team. Read more »

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