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This week on the Over and Again Basic NBA Podcast, Jason Mann and Wealthy Kraetsch look at 50+ level video games from 1962-66, an period that’s maybe the equal of the MLB’s “juiced ball” period the place 50-point video games went from uncommon to nearly routine because of the heroics of Wilt Chamberlain.
On this episode stuffed with mind-blowing Chamberlain stats we take a look at the insane explosion of 50-point sport, Chamberlain’s decimating of the file books, the emergence of each Elgin Baylor and Jerry West, oh, and extra loopy Chamberlain and NBA stats of the time together with that 7% of all NBA video games from 1962-66 featured a 50-point sport.
We look at backlash associated to Chamberlain’s scoring outburst, the NBA having extra 50-point video games in a two-year interval than at any level within the league’s historical past earlier than or after, why the league couldn’t alter, the success of Chamberlain groups throughout these scoring binges and dive into some non-Wilt gamers to attain 50 on this period together with Baylor, West, Rudy LaRusso, Hal Greer, Bob Pettit, Oscar Robertson, Rick Barry, Sam Jones, Cliff Hagan and Richie Guerin.
Extra subjects embrace the Baylor vs. Chamberlain rivalry courting again to their schoolyard days in Washington DC, what positions reigstered extra of the 50+ level video games, crew win/loss data when a participant scored 50+, what groups had 50+ scored on them greater than others and rather more!
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