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LA Clippers at Minnesota

  Monday Mar 5, 2012 - 8:00 pm - Minneapolis, MN | Odds: Minnesota by 2.5, Total Points: 196.5 | Team Pages: LAC | MIN

Box Score Projection

Scoring LAC MIN
Points 85.0 81.1
Total Points   166.1
Points From 2-Pointers 56.4 42.4
Points From 3-Pointers 17.0 11.1
Points From Free Throws 11.6 27.7

Shooting LAC MIN
Field Goals Made 33.9 24.9
Field Goals Attempted 95.5 62.2
Field Goal % 35.5% 40.0%
2 Pointers Made 28.2 21.2
2 Pointers Attempted 68.9 52.1
2 Point Shooting % 40.9% 40.7%
3 Pointers Made 5.7 3.7
3 Pointers Attempted 26.5 10.1
3 Point Shooting % 21.4% 36.5%
Free Throws Made 11.6 27.7
Free Throws Attempted 16.1 39.0
Free Throw % 72.0% 71.0%

Ball Control LAC MIN
Rebounds 46.8 61.2
Rebounds - Defensive 29.0 46.5
Rebounds - Offensive 17.7 14.7
Turnovers 9.2 25.1
Blocked Shots 5.5 0.8
Steals 6.3 4.5
Fouls 25.4 22.0

Playing Style Advantage: Minnesota

Expected Effect: +0.7 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 LAC MIN
Total Possessions 97.9
Effective Scoring Chances 106.4 87.5

% of Possessions with LAC MIN
2 Point Attempt 59.4% 45.4%
3 Point Attempt 22.9% 8.8%
Player Fouled 22.5% 25.9%
Turnover 9.4% 25.6%
Opponent Steal 4.6% 6.4%

Odds Per Shot Taken LAC MIN
Shot Blocked 1.3% 5.8%
Offensive Rebound 27.6% 33.6%