Okla City at Memphis

  Tuesday Jan 10, 2012 - 8:00 pm - Memphis, TN | Odds: Oklahoma City by 2.5, Total Points: 193.5 | Team Pages: OKC | MEM

NOTE: This model has not been backtested for historical accuracy (which is why we do not include it on other prediction pages throughout the site). We publish it in large part to give an idea of stylistic trends that can be expected (fast/slow, one team dominating the boards and the other shooting a lot of threes, etc). To see our best prediction for the winner and final score of the game, please see the matchup overview page.

Box Score Projection

Scoring OKC MEM
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Shooting OKC MEM
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Field Goals Attempted 85.2 85.1
Field Goal % 44.1% 43.0%
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2 Pointers Attempted 62.3 68.8
2 Point Shooting % 47.8% 45.6%
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3 Pointers Attempted 22.9 16.2
3 Point Shooting % 33.9% 32.0%
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Free Throws Attempted 21.9 24.9
Free Throw % 75.0% 78.3%

Ball Control OKC MEM
Rebounds 52.9 48.3
Rebounds - Defensive 38.6 36.1
Rebounds - Offensive 14.3 12.2
Turnovers 13.8 11.4
Blocked Shots 6.4 4.3
Steals 6.1 7.6
Fouls 20.2 16.7

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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 OKC MEM
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% of Possessions with OKC MEM
2 Point Attempt 54.5% 60.9%
3 Point Attempt 20.1% 14.4%
Player Fouled 17.0% 20.5%
Turnover 14.0% 11.6%
Opponent Steal 7.7% 6.2%

Odds Per Shot Taken OKC MEM
Shot Blocked 5.1% 7.7%
Offensive Rebound 28.3% 23.9%