Visualizing an NBA Team's Schedule Using R

If you’re not completely new to the data science community (specifically, the #rstats community), then you’ve probably seen a version of the “famous” data science workflow diagram. 1 If one is fairly familiar with a certain topic, then one might not spend much time with the initial “visualize” step of the workflow. Such is the case with me and NBA data–as a relatively knowledgeable NBA follower, I don’t necessarily need to spend much of my time exploring raw NBA data prior to modeling.