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NBA Data Analysis: The Effect of Back-to-Back Games on Team Performance

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Since 2015, the NBA has made an effort to reduce back-to-back games to improve its product. But how much of an impact does a day of rest provide? The goal of this project was to analyze how teams perform in the second game of a back-to-back when compared to playing with at least one day of rest.