Trends: Jefferson, Knicks D, NBA pace
Basketball Prospectus looks at three trends from around the Association
Each Monday throughout the NBA season, ESPN Insider will investigate the latest trends in the NBA. Basketball Prospectus' Kevin Pelton is keeping an eye on all the numbers and will have a first look at how players, teams and the league as a whole are evolving.
To read which trends BP has identified with Richard Jefferson's game, a vastly improved Knicks defense and a league-wide spike in pace, you must be an ESPN Insider.