The other office pool hosts spend too much time on ads and spam and too little time on content. was established to fix that. It may not have the biggest budget ($0), or the largest programming staff (one dude), but it does have the Brass Balls Index!

The prediction models behind the site were initially developed in 2003 as the basis for a Masters Thesis in Aerospace Systems design. The pace-independent analysis is heavily influenced by Dean Oliver's 2004 book, Basketball on Paper. If the rankings they produce look different from other sites or poles, its because they are independently derived. Does that make them any more accurate? Well...sure. Lets go with that.