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LA Lakers at New Orleans

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  Wednesday Mar 14, 2012 - 8:00 pm - New Orleans, LA | Odds: Los Angeles by 4, Total Points: 180.5 | Team Pages: LAL | NOH

Box Score Projection

Scoring LAL NOH
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Shooting LAL NOH
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Field Goals Attempted 83.1 83.4
Field Goal % 44.6% 46.8%
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2 Pointers Attempted 67.6 61.4
2 Point Shooting % 47.7% 51.0%
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3 Pointers Attempted 15.5 22.0
3 Point Shooting % 30.8% 35.2%
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Free Throws Attempted 31.7 30.5
Free Throw % 74.9% 75.3%

Ball Control LAL NOH
Rebounds 48.9 49.7
Rebounds - Defensive 34.3 35.6
Rebounds - Offensive 14.6 14.1
Turnovers 10.3 10.2
Blocked Shots 4.9 5.0
Steals 5.3 5.6
Fouls 19.5 21.2

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Expected Effect: +0.5 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 LAL NOH
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% of Possessions with LAL NOH
2 Point Attempt 59.3% 54.1%
3 Point Attempt 13.6% 19.4%
Player Fouled 21.7% 20.1%
Turnover 10.6% 10.4%
Opponent Steal 5.7% 5.4%

Odds Per Shot Taken LAL NOH
Shot Blocked 6.1% 6.0%
Offensive Rebound 29.1% 29.1%