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Boston at Chicago

  Thursday Feb 16, 2012 - 8:00 pm - Chicago, IL | Odds: Chicago by 7.5, Total Points: 179 | Team Pages: BOS | CHI

Box Score Projection

Scoring BOS CHI
Points 103.9 117.4
Total Points   221.4
Points From 2-Pointers 84.1 71.6
Points From 3-Pointers 9.5 19.0
Points From Free Throws 10.4 26.9

Shooting BOS CHI
Field Goals Made 45.2 42.1
Field Goals Attempted 90.0 67.1
Field Goal % 50.3% 62.7%
2 Pointers Made 42.1 35.8
2 Pointers Attempted 73.1 46.9
2 Point Shooting % 57.5% 76.2%
3 Pointers Made 3.2 6.3
3 Pointers Attempted 16.8 20.2
3 Point Shooting % 18.7% 31.4%
Free Throws Made 10.4 26.9
Free Throws Attempted 15.9 32.3
Free Throw % 65.2% 83.3%

Ball Control BOS CHI
Rebounds 31.2 44.3
Rebounds - Defensive 20.2 36.7
Rebounds - Offensive 11.0 7.7
Turnovers 9.0 18.8
Blocked Shots 5.8 3.7
Steals 11.8 6.2
Fouls 22.7 15.0

Playing Style Advantage: Boston

Expected Effect: +2.4 points
Our simulation model uses tempo-free statistics to project a detailed box score for this game. This analysis also indicates which team (if any) is expected to gain a relative advantage based on the specific matchup of paces and playing styles.

NOTE: Our simulation model assumes a neutral court setting.

Tempo-Free Projection

Possession Stats BOS CHI
Total Possessions 97.1
Effective Scoring Chances 99.1 85.9

% of Possessions with BOS CHI
2 Point Attempt 66.7% 43.8%
3 Point Attempt 15.4% 18.8%
Player Fouled 15.5% 23.4%
Turnover 9.2% 19.4%
Opponent Steal 6.4% 12.1%

Odds Per Shot Taken BOS CHI
Shot Blocked 5.6% 6.6%
Offensive Rebound 23.1% 27.5%