A Moneyball-esque Look at a Great NBA PlayerFebruary 17, 2009
It’s not often you find a player profile that doesn’t include weapons charges, paternity suits or forthcoming rap album news. Michael Lewis profiles Shane Battier, an anomaly in the least team-oriented of team sports. His true talent never shows up in the box score. He simply makes his team better and, more importantly, makes the opposing team worse.