Election 2016 has highlighted a lot of areas of United States Politics. Some of which we can be proud of and some not so proud of. Instead of totally bashing the system and the candidates I want to talk about an idea that I believe can be really constructive for American politics.
Looks like I found the [likely] culprit. Shortening then un-shortening of the 3-point line lines up with the anomalous spikes.
NBA Rule changes:
1994–95 • Shortened the three-point line (22 feet in the corners extending to 23 feet, nine inches at the top of the key) to a uniform 22 feet around the…