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Boston at Washington

  Sunday Jan 22, 2012 - 1:00 pm - Washington, DC | Odds: Boston by 4, Total Points: 179.5 | Team Pages: BOS | WAS

Box Score Projection

Scoring BOS WAS
Points 104.4 105.5
Total Points   209.9
Points From 2-Pointers 64.3 73.5
Points From 3-Pointers 23.2 14.4
Points From Free Throws 16.9 17.6

Shooting BOS WAS
Field Goals Made 39.9 41.5
Field Goals Attempted 82.8 84.0
Field Goal % 48.2% 49.4%
2 Pointers Made 32.2 36.7
2 Pointers Attempted 60.8 71.7
2 Point Shooting % 52.9% 51.2%
3 Pointers Made 7.7 4.8
3 Pointers Attempted 22.0 12.3
3 Point Shooting % 35.2% 39.0%
Free Throws Made 16.9 17.6
Free Throws Attempted 21.9 23.6
Free Throw % 77.4% 74.8%

Ball Control BOS WAS
Rebounds 47.8 43.5
Rebounds - Defensive 36.9 34.5
Rebounds - Offensive 11.0 9.0
Turnovers 15.2 11.4
Blocked Shots 3.0 3.4
Steals 6.2 7.3
Fouls 20.5 18.3

Playing Style Advantage: Washington

Expected Effect: Less than 0.1 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 WAS
Total Possessions 100.5
Effective Scoring Chances 96.3 98.0

% of Possessions with BOS WAS
2 Point Attempt 53.9% 64.8%
3 Point Attempt 19.5% 11.2%
Player Fouled 18.2% 20.4%
Turnover 15.1% 11.4%
Opponent Steal 7.3% 6.2%

Odds Per Shot Taken BOS WAS
Shot Blocked 4.1% 3.7%
Offensive Rebound 24.1% 19.5%