# What does Per stand for NBA?

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The Player Efficiency Rating (PER) is a per-minute rating developed by ESPN.com columnist John Hollinger. In John’s words, “The PER sums up all a player’s positive accomplishments, subtracts the negative accomplishments, and returns a per-minute rating of a player’s performance.”

## Who has the highest PER in the NBA?

Rank Player PER
1. Giannis Antetokounmpo 31.86
2. Wilt Chamberlain* 31.82
3. Wilt Chamberlain* 31.76
4. Michael Jordan* 31.71

## What’s a good PER in NBA?

A league-average PER is always 15.00, which permits comparisons of player performance across seasons. PER takes into account accomplishments, such as field goals, free throws, 3-pointers, assists, rebounds, blocks and steals, and negative results, such as missed shots, turnovers and personal fouls.

## What does PER stand for in sports?

The player efficiency rating (PER) is a rating of a player’s per-minute productivity.

## Who was the lowest paid NBA player?

Scottie Pippen is the lowest-paid player in the NBA. No one actually forced Scottie Pippen to sign a 7 year, 18 Million Dollar contract, which is considered as one of the smallest contract ever in the history of the NBA.

## What is a per?

(Entry 1 of 4) 1 : by the means or agency of : through per bearer. 2 : with respect to every member of a specified group : for each. 3 : according to —often used with as per instructionsas per usual.

## What does Per mean in math?

“per” = “for each”. Division is the ratio between two terms. You may remember “400/5” as being an example of a “rational” number. They’re called “rational” because they are ratios. 400/5 is just the ratio 400 to 5 or “how many 400s of A you get per 5 of B”.

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