Okla City at Portland

  Tuesday Mar 27, 2012 - 10:00 pm - Portland, OR | Odds: Oklahoma City by 4.5, Total Points: 198 | Team Pages: OKC | POR

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 POR
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Shooting OKC POR
Field Goals Made Subscribe to view
Field Goals Attempted 89.9 87.8
Field Goal % 42.5% 41.8%
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2 Pointers Attempted 70.2 57.9
2 Point Shooting % 45.8% 45.3%
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3 Pointers Attempted 19.7 30.0
3 Point Shooting % 30.7% 34.9%
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Free Throws Attempted 21.9 21.0
Free Throw % 75.0% 80.5%

Ball Control OKC POR
Rebounds 55.3 51.9
Rebounds - Defensive 40.6 39.6
Rebounds - Offensive 14.7 12.3
Turnovers 11.3 11.9
Blocked Shots 4.6 4.3
Steals 6.9 6.0
Fouls 18.8 15.7

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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 POR
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% of Possessions with OKC POR
2 Point Attempt 60.4% 50.8%
3 Point Attempt 17.0% 26.3%
Player Fouled 15.8% 18.8%
Turnover 11.4% 11.9%
Opponent Steal 6.0% 6.9%

Odds Per Shot Taken OKC POR
Shot Blocked 5.0% 5.2%
Offensive Rebound 27.1% 23.3%