NBA TSP

2015-2016

Here is Corner Three’s NBA TSP (Team Strength Prediction) ranking for 2015-2016 (thus far). The first of its kind, it takes into account key offensive and defensive indicators that correlate strongly to points scored and points prevented, then creates a strength prediction normalized to a projected number of wins, all based on years of data.

Rk Team W L TSP
1 San Antonio Spurs 64 12 69.4
2 Golden State Warriors 69 8 69.1
3 Oklahoma City Thunder 53 24 53.9
4 Cleveland Cavaliers 55 22 52.8
5 Los Angeles Clippers 48 28 52.6
6 Toronto Raptors 51 25 50.8
7 Atlanta Hawks 45 32 49.1
8 Boston Celtics 45 32 48.8
9 Charlotte Hornets 44 32 47.6
10 Indiana Pacers 41 36 46.1
11 Utah Jazz 39 38 42.3
12 Dallas Mavericks 39 38 42.3
13 Miami Heat 44 32 41.4
14 Detroit Pistons 41 36 41.3
15 Houston Rockets 38 39 41.3
16 Chicago Bulls 39 38 40.7
17 Portland Trail Blazers 41 37 40.1
18 Memphis Grizzlies 41 36 38.7
19 Washington Wizards 37 40 38.3
20 Sacramento Kings 31 46 37.6
21 Orlando Magic 33 44 36.2
22 New York Knicks 31 47 35.6
23 New Orleans Pelicans 29 47 35.6
24 Denver Nuggets 32 46 32.6
25 Milwaukee Bucks 32 45 31.3
26 Minnesota Timberwolves 25 52 30.1
27 Brooklyn Nets 21 65 26.0
28 Los Angeles Lakers 16 60 22.0
29 Phoenix Suns 20 57 21.8
30 Philadelphia 76ers 9 68 14.9