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San Antonio at New Orleans: Box Score Simulation

Wednesday Jan 22, 2020 9:30 pm - New Orleans, LA
Odds: New Orleans by 3.5, Total Points: 236.5

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 SA NO
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Shooting SA NO
Field Goals Made Subscribe to view
Field Goals Attempted 90.8 90.7
Field Goal % 47.7% 47.9%
2 Pointers Made Subscribe to view
2 Pointers Attempted 61.0 63.1
2 Point Shooting % 53.7% 53.3%
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3 Pointers Attempted 29.8 27.7
3 Point Shooting % 35.5% 35.7%
Free Throws Made Subscribe to view
Free Throws Attempted 21.9 25.6
Free Throw % 79.7% 72.7%
Ball Control SA NO
Rebounds 46.3 53.8
Rebounds - Defensive 37.1 40.3
Rebounds - Offensive 9.2 13.5
Turnovers 10.4 12.4
Blocked Shots 6.4 4.6
Steals 6.3 6.0
Fouls 17.7 16.0

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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 SA NO
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% of Possessions with SA NO
2 Point Attempt 52.9% 52.4%
3 Point Attempt 25.9% 23.0%
Player Fouled 15.3% 17.0%
Turnover 10.0% 11.9%
Opponent Steal 5.7% 6.0%
Odds Per Shot Taken SA NO
Shot Blocked 5.2% 7.1%
Offensive Rebound 18.6% 26.6%