This is Last Night’s Numbers, a daily feature where we run through the NBA games from the night before, highlighting one or two numbers I found particularly interesting from each game. All the stats are from Hoopdata’s box scores, which contain some additional advanced stats not available in traditional box scores.
Atlanta 110 – Milwaukee 85
- Atlanta shot a ridiculous 63.1% from the field and made 11 of 19 three pointers.
- Joe Johnson scored 36 points on an 86.7 TS%. He knocked down 6 of 9 three pointers and chipped in 5 rebounds and 2 assists.
- Andrew Bogut was 10 of 17 from the field for the Bucks. The rest of the team shot 26 of 69.
Indiana 119 – New York 117
- Tyler Hansbrough topped his career high with 30 points on a 73.1 TS%. Hansbrough was 7 of 11 on long two-pointers and made 6 of 8 at the free throw line.
- Roy Hibbert had a great game with 15 points, 12 rebounds, 5 assists and 3 blocks.
- The Knicks made 13 of 27 three-pointers. Three different players made at least 3.
Chicago 98 – Washington 79
- JaVale McGee recorded a triple-double with 11 points, 12 rebounds and 12 blocks.
- Chicago controlled the glass, grabbing 54.8% of available rebounds. They totalled 20 offensive rebounds with Kurt Thomas and Taj Gibson combining for 12.
- The Bulls knocked down 12 of 32 three pointers. Keith Bogans led the way knocking down 5 of 10.
Portland 104 – Dallas 101
- Dallas lost despite posting a 50-40-90 game. They shot 59.8% from the field, 42.9% on three pointers and 92.4% from the line.
- Dallas turned the ball over on 17.9% of their possessions compared to just 8.3% for Portland.
- Portland grabbed 15 offensive rebounds with an ORR of 35.7%. LaMarcus Aldridge led the way with 5 offensive boards.