Originally Posted by AussieSteve
Defensive boards often just go to the defender in the right spot at the right time and are usually way easier to grab than offensive boards, which are almost always contested.
Also an offensive board usually means a high percentage shot from close range. While a defensive rebound means you have possession at the other end of the court.
Offensive boards are way more valuable.
What happens when a team doesn't secure a defensive rebound?
GmSc is a stupid stat, TBH. Barkley is not even close to being a top 10 all-time PO performer. Not even remotely close.