Sacramento at New Orleans: Box Score Simulation

Monday Nov 20, 2023 8:00 pm - New Orleans, LA
Odds: Sacramento by 2, Total Points: 237

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 SAC NO
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Shooting SAC NO
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Field Goals Attempted 89.0 86.1
Field Goal % 47.7% 50.0%
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2 Pointers Attempted 46.8 54.7
2 Point Shooting % 58.8% 55.8%
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3 Pointers Attempted 42.2 31.4
3 Point Shooting % 35.4% 40.0%
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Free Throws Attempted 21.4 25.3
Free Throw % 71.7% 76.0%
Ball Control SAC NO
Rebounds 47.2 48.7
Rebounds - Defensive 35.8 38.2
Rebounds - Offensive 11.5 10.4
Turnovers 12.7 12.4
Blocked Shots 4.1 4.2
Steals 6.1 7.6
Fouls 18.2 16.9

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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 SAC NO
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% of Possessions with SAC NO
2 Point Attempt 40.3% 47.5%
3 Point Attempt 36.4% 27.3%
Player Fouled 16.4% 17.7%
Turnover 12.4% 12.1%
Opponent Steal 7.4% 6.0%
Odds Per Shot Taken SAC NO
Shot Blocked 5.0% 4.7%
Offensive Rebound 23.1% 22.6%