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New Orleans vs. Sacramento: Box Score Simulation

Tuesday Aug 11, 2020 9:00 pm - Kissimmee, FL (Neutral Site)
Odds: Sacramento by 3.5, Total Points: 235.5

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 NO SAC
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Shooting NO SAC
Field Goals Made Subscribe to view
Field Goals Attempted 86.7 92.4
Field Goal % 48.1% 47.1%
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2 Pointers Attempted 51.9 58.4
2 Point Shooting % 56.4% 52.8%
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3 Pointers Attempted 34.8 34.0
3 Point Shooting % 35.8% 37.3%
Free Throws Made Subscribe to view
Free Throws Attempted 26.2 22.0
Free Throw % 72.8% 77.0%
Ball Control NO SAC
Rebounds 51.3 49.0
Rebounds - Defensive 39.7 37.2
Rebounds - Offensive 11.6 11.8
Turnovers 16.2 13.3
Blocked Shots 3.9 4.4
Steals 6.7 8.1
Fouls 18.0 21.1

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Expected Effect: +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 NO SAC
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% of Possessions with NO SAC
2 Point Attempt 43.1% 48.5%
3 Point Attempt 28.9% 28.2%
Player Fouled 19.7% 16.8%
Turnover 15.1% 12.4%
Opponent Steal 7.5% 6.2%
Odds Per Shot Taken NO SAC
Shot Blocked 4.8% 4.5%
Offensive Rebound 23.8% 22.9%