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Portland vs. Dallas: Box Score Simulation

Tuesday Aug 11, 2020 6:30 pm - Kissimmee, FL (Neutral Site)
Odds: Portland by 2.5, Total Points: 240

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 POR DAL
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Shooting POR DAL
Field Goals Made Subscribe to view
Field Goals Attempted 95.4 91.2
Field Goal % 46.3% 46.5%
2 Pointers Made Subscribe to view
2 Pointers Attempted 59.6 50.8
2 Point Shooting % 50.5% 51.9%
3 Pointers Made Subscribe to view
3 Pointers Attempted 35.8 40.4
3 Point Shooting % 39.2% 39.7%
Free Throws Made Subscribe to view
Free Throws Attempted 21.5 26.8
Free Throw % 80.8% 77.2%
Ball Control POR DAL
Rebounds 51.6 53.3
Rebounds - Defensive 39.5 41.0
Rebounds - Offensive 12.1 12.3
Turnovers 9.3 10.6
Blocked Shots 5.2 4.5
Steals 5.9 4.9
Fouls 20.7 17.6

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Expected Effect: +0.5 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 POR DAL
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% of Possessions with POR DAL
2 Point Attempt 50.2% 42.7%
3 Point Attempt 30.1% 33.9%
Player Fouled 16.8% 19.8%
Turnover 8.8% 10.1%
Opponent Steal 4.7% 5.6%
Odds Per Shot Taken POR DAL
Shot Blocked 5.1% 5.5%
Offensive Rebound 22.8% 23.7%