Minnesota at LA Clippers: Box Score Simulation

Monday Feb 12, 2024 10:30 pm - Los Angeles, CA
Odds: Los Angeles by 5, Total Points: 223.5

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 MIN LAC
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Shooting MIN LAC
Field Goals Made Subscribe to view
Field Goals Attempted 85.1 84.5
Field Goal % 47.7% 45.4%
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2 Pointers Attempted 51.8 53.9
2 Point Shooting % 53.7% 49.8%
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3 Pointers Attempted 33.4 30.6
3 Point Shooting % 38.5% 37.6%
Free Throws Made Subscribe to view
Free Throws Attempted 23.1 23.5
Free Throw % 77.5% 83.5%
Ball Control MIN LAC
Rebounds 47.9 46.9
Rebounds - Defensive 36.6 35.8
Rebounds - Offensive 11.3 11.1
Turnovers 12.1 12.7
Blocked Shots 5.5 4.1
Steals 7.1 7.0
Fouls 17.1 18.1

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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 MIN LAC
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% of Possessions with MIN LAC
2 Point Attempt 46.0% 47.8%
3 Point Attempt 29.6% 27.1%
Player Fouled 18.1% 17.2%
Turnover 12.1% 12.7%
Opponent Steal 7.1% 7.1%
Odds Per Shot Taken MIN LAC
Shot Blocked 4.9% 6.6%
Offensive Rebound 24.0% 23.2%