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Okla City vs. LA Lakers: Box Score Simulation

Wednesday Aug 5, 2020 6:30 pm - Kissimmee, FL (Neutral Site)
Odds: Los Angeles by 5.5, Total Points: 218

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 LAL
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Shooting OKC LAL
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Field Goals Attempted 82.1 88.5
Field Goal % 42.2% 45.6%
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2 Pointers Attempted 52.4 55.5
2 Point Shooting % 46.3% 53.6%
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3 Pointers Attempted 29.7 33.1
3 Point Shooting % 35.0% 32.2%
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Free Throws Attempted 26.1 21.4
Free Throw % 78.9% 74.8%
Ball Control OKC LAL
Rebounds 47.0 54.1
Rebounds - Defensive 38.1 41.1
Rebounds - Offensive 8.9 13.0
Turnovers 14.4 13.6
Blocked Shots 3.1 5.3
Steals 6.5 8.0
Fouls 18.5 21.7

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Expected Effect: +0.2 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 LAL
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% of Possessions with OKC LAL
2 Point Attempt 46.1% 47.5%
3 Point Attempt 26.1% 28.3%
Player Fouled 21.1% 18.0%
Turnover 14.0% 13.3%
Opponent Steal 7.8% 6.3%
Odds Per Shot Taken OKC LAL
Shot Blocked 6.1% 3.9%
Offensive Rebound 17.8% 25.4%