It is time for some basketmaps!

Quoting @gmapsmania :

Interactive mapping platforms can be a very simple but effective way to visualize sports data. They are particularly effective for creating shot-maps for ball based team sports, e.g. football, soccer, baseball and basketball.

So, let’s take a look to some basketmaps:

The Golden State Warriors Map shot map for the entire 2015-16 record breaking season

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Every shot Kobe Bryant ever took. All 30,699 of them

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2014-15 NBA Regular Season – Field Goal Shooting Patterns

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Visualizing NBA Finals tweets

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Tracking NBA Player Movements

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And last but not least:

20 Maps that explain the NBA

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Using web map tools for non-map data visualization

These are some amazing “non-map” data visualizations created with CartoDB:

2014-15 NBA Regular Season – Field Goal Shooting Patterns

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Ch-ch-changes: The evolving elements of pop music

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