Total Point Guard Rankings: At The Break


Kyrie Irving and Tony Parker in the 2013 NBA all star game. Mandatory Credit: Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports

All Star weekend is over and Tuesday marks the return of games that matter. Kyrie Irving put the NBA on notice and Chris Paul got the All Star game MVP, but it is Tony Parker who entered the break playing well enough to keep the top spot.

Rank Prev Player Pts Ast Reb Stl To DRtg Win Shares TPGR Change
1 1 Tony Parker 28.8 8.5 4.0 0.8 1.5 115 0.238 35.60 None
Parker hangs onto the top spot even with Chris Paul’s return.
2 NA Chris Paul 16.6 8.8 2.6 2.8 1.8 105 0.297 32.42 +9
Paul locked up MVP in the All Star Game but could not wrestle away the top spot in the rankings.
3 NA Greivis Vasquez 15.2 10.2 5.6 2.2 2.6 95 0.078 31.22 +8
Vasquez is leading the NBA in total assists and is playing suprising well on D.
4 2 Ty Lawson 22.2 8.5 2.7 2.0 2.8 113 0.113 27.01 -2
Lawson’s defense slipped since last time, but averaging 8.5 assists and under three turnovers is a recipe for success.
5 4 Russell Westbrook 22.5 6.5 3.3 2.3 4.2 100 0.177 26.68 -1
Again, Westbrook is leading the top 10 pgs in turnovers.
6 NA Jeff Teague 18.8 10.0 1.6 0.6 3.4 108 0.112 26.65 +5
Teague did not show well in the skills competition, but his stats over the last two weeks are a much better indication of his talent.
7 9 Jrue Holiday 15.6 9.2 4.2 1.4 3.4 100 0.078 26.07 +2
Holiday cut down his turnovers from last time and jumped up a couple spots because of it.
8 5 Kyrie Irving 19.6 6.4 4.6 1.0 2.0 110 0.143 24.78 -3
Irving used the All Star break to put the NBA on notice. We will see if he begins to rise in the rankings.
9 NA John Wall 15.8 9.0 3.6 1.6 4.0 99 0.071 24.76 +2
Wall seems to have regained his form coming back from injury.
10 NA Ricky Rubio 15.0 10.0 3.5 2.3 3.3 108 0.051 24.45 +1
Like Wall, The return to form of Rubio after injury is a great thing for the NBA.

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