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|Team Outlook and Scouting Report|
REGULAR SEASON RECAP
The sum of all of their money line implied probabilities (adjusted for the juice) projects to 46.9 wins. Their 53 actual wins was above expectation. They exceeded expectations at home. They won 51.2% on the road which was as expected (49.5%). They won 32 at home and were expected to win 26.6.
STATISTICAL STRENGTHS & WEAKNESSES
SHOOTING (STRENGTH): This is an above average shooting team with a true FG% of 56.4% (#11 in League). The team shooting has declined to 52% in their last 7 games. They average 114.6 pts per game vs an expected average (based on pre-game odds) of 112. On the road they average 111.1 (111 expected), and at home 118.2 ppg (112.9 expected).
DEFENSE (STRENGTH): They are an above average defensive team holding opponents to 55.2 true FG% (#10 in League). They allow 110.5 pts per game vs an expected value of 109.7. They are allowing 111.1 (111.3 expected) on the road, and at home 109.8 ppg (108.1 expected).
REBOUNDING (STRENGTH): They significantly outrebound opponents by an average of +3.8 per game (#3 in league). However, the team has recently been outrebounded by 7.
TURNOVERS (WEAKNESS): Their average turnover margin is -1.2 per game (#24 in league).
TEAM STATS AND AGAINST THE SPREAD GAMELOG
Below is a recap of all 82 regular games. Anyone who backed the Trail Blazers in all of their games would be down -67 units. Against the spread, they have delivered a +540 profit risking 110 to win 100 (45-36 ATS). The Trail Blazers have lost ATS on the road, but at home they have turned a profit.
|8||Aminu, Al-Farouq||PF||6-9||220||09/21/1990||8||Wake Forest|
|31||Curry, Seth||SG||6-2||185||08/23/1990||4||Liberty; Duke|
|4||Harkless, Maurice||SF||6-9||220||05/11/1993||6||St. John's (N.Y.)|
|5||Hood, Rodney||SG||6-8||206||10/20/1992||4||Mississippi State; Duke|
|0||Lillard, Damian||PG||6-3||195||07/15/1990||6||Weber State|
|27||Nurkic, Jusuf||C||7-0||275||08/23/1994||4||No College|
|24||Simons, Anfernee||SG||6-4||185||06/08/1999||0||No College|
|9||Trent Jr., Gary||SG||6-6||205||01/18/1999||0||Duke|
|1||Turner, Evan||SG||6-7||220||10/27/1988||8||Ohio State|