Prime Time Performers

2015 WNBA Statistics
4th Quarters & Overtimes Only

through September 1

Most Points:
180 – Maya Moore, Min.
175 – Elena Delle Donne, Chi.
169 – Angel McCoughtry, Atl.
143 – Kelsey Bone, Con.
127 – DeWanna Bonner, Pho.
127 – Riquna Williams, Tul.
118 – Tina Charles, N.Y.
107 – Cappie Pondexter, Chi.
98 – Candice Dupree, Pho.
95 – Ivory Latta, Was.
92 – Kristi Toliver, L.A.
91 – Jasmine Thomas, Con.
88 – Alex Bentley, Con.
88 – Tamika Catchings, Ind.
86 – Brittney Griner, Pho.

Highest FG Pct. (min. 30 FGA):
62.8% (27-43) – Emma Meesseman, Was.
60.0% (24-40) – Crystal Langhorne, Sea.
58.3% (21-36) – Kiah Stokes, N.Y.
56.7% (17-30) – Alysha Clark, Sea.
56.4% (22-39) – Candace Parker, L.A.
56.3% (36-64) – Brittney Griner, Pho.
56.3% (18-32) – Jessica Breland, Chi.
54.4% (62-114) – Kelsey Bone, Con.
53.3% (16-30) – Jenna O’Hea, Sea.
53.1% (17-32) – Sylvia Fowles, Min.

Lowest FG Pct. (min. 30 FGA):
20.6% (7-34) – Brianna Kiesel, Tul.
25.7% (9-35) – Layshia Clarendon, Ind.
26.4% (14-53) – Leilani Mitchell, Pho.
26.5% (9-34) – Tanisha Wright, N.Y.
27.8% (15-54) – Camille Little, Con.
30.3% (23-76) – Sugar Rodgers, N.Y.
31.3% (15-48) – Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis, Sea.
31.8% (14-44) – Marissa Coleman, Ind.
32.6% (14-43) – Kara Lawson, Was.
33.3% (12-36) – Betnijah Laney, Chi.
33.8% (24-71) – Sue Bird, Sea.

Highest FT Pct. (min. 15 FTA):
100.0% (17-17) – Jia Perkins, S.A.
100.0% (15-15) – Seimone Augustus, Min.
95.5% (21-22) – Alex Bentley, Con.
95.2% (59-62) – Elena Delle Donne, Chi.
94.7% (18-19) – Renee Montgomery, Sea.-Min.
94.1% (16-17) – Kayla McBride, S.A.
93.3% (14-15) – Brittney Griner, Pho.
90.9% (20-22) – Danielle Robinson, S.A.
90.2% (37-41) – Maya Moore, Min.
90.0% (27-30) – Ivory Latta, Was.

Most FT Attempts:
83 – Angel McCoughtry, Atl.
62 – Elena Delle Donne, Chi.
51 – Riquna Williams, Tul.
46 – DeWanna Bonner, Pho.
43 – Cappie Pondexter, Chi.

Highest 3FG Pct. (min. 10 3FGA):
53.8% (7-13) – Cappie Pondexter, Chi.
52.9% (9-17) – Candice Wiggins, N.Y.
50.0% (5-10) – Karima Christmas, Tul.
50.0% (5-10) – Monique Currie, Pho.
47.4% (9-19) – Maggie Lucas, Ind.
47.4% (9-19) – Jenna O’Hea, Sea.
47.1% (8-17) – Renee Montgomery, Sea.-Min.
45.5% (5-11) – Noelle Quinn, Pho.
43.8% (7-16) – Roneeka Hodges, Atl.
42.1% (8-19) – Ana Dabovic, L.A.

Highest Effective FG Pct. (min. 30 FGA):
68.3% – Jenna O’Hea, Sea.
63.3% – Alysha Clark, Sea.
62.8% – Emma Meesseman, Was.
60.9% – Renee Montgomery, Sea.-Min.
60.0% – Crystal Langhorne, Sea.
58.6% – Sydney Colson, S.A.
58.3% – Kiah Stokes, N.Y.
57.7% – Candace Parker, L.A.
56.4% – Briann January, Ind.
56.3% – Brittney Griner, Pho.
56.3% – Jessica Breland, Chi.

Highest True Shooting Pct. (min. 30 FGA):
73.8% – Jenna O’Hea, Sea.
68.1% – Renee Montgomery, Sea.-Min.
67.5% – Alysha Clark, Sea.
65.5% – Emma Meesseman, Was.
64.9% – Candace Parker, L.A.
64.1% – Crystal Langhorne, Sea.
64.0% – Briann January, Ind.
63.6% – Kiah Stokes, N.Y.
62.1% – Sydney Colson, S.A.
61.5% – Matee Ajavon, Atl.
61.5% – Elena Delle Donne, Chi.

Most Rebounds:
73 – Tina Charles, N.Y.
63 – Kiah Stokes, N.Y.
62 – Courtney Paris, Tul.
58 – Maya Moore, Min.
55 – Elena Delle Donne, Chi.

Most Assists:
35 – Courtney Vandersloot, Chi.
30 – Temeka Johnson, L.A.
29 – Danielle Robinson, S.A.
28 – Sydney Colson, S.A.
28 – Lindsay Whalen, Min.

Most Steals:
14 – Angel McCoughtry, Atl.
13 – Brittany Boyd, N.Y.
13 – Sancho Lyttle, Atl.
12 – Matee Ajavon, Atl.
12 – Karima Christmas, Tul.
12 – Maya Moore, Min.

Most Blocked Shots:
33 – Kiah Stokes, N.Y.
19 – Brittney Griner, Pho.
14 – Elena Delle Donne, Chi.
13 – LaToya Sanders, Was.
11 – Courtney Paris, Tul.

Most Turnovers:
22 – Angel McCoughtry, Atl.
21 – Briann January, Ind.
20 – Chelsea Gray, Con.
20 – Shoni Schimmel, Atl.
19 – Kelsey Bone, Con.
19 – Tina Charles, N.Y.

Most Minutes Played:
270 – Jantel Lavender, L.A.
261 – DeWanna Bonner, Pho.
253 – Maya Moore, Min.
248 – Candice Dupree, Pho.
247 – Kelsey Bone, Con.
236 – Angel McCoughtry, Atl.
234 – Kiah Stokes, N.Y.
231 – Elena Delle Donne, Chi.
226 – Tina Charles, N.Y.
224 – Courtney Vandersloot, Chi.

Highest Efficiency Per 40 Minutes
(min. 125 Minutes Played):

32.03 – Elena Delle Donne, Chi.
27.57 – Brittney Griner, Pho.
26.25 – Maya Moore, Min.
25.03 – Emma Meesseman, Was.
23.72 – Tina Charles, N.Y.
23.25 – Kiah Stokes, N.Y.
23.22 – Angel McCoughtry, Atl.
22.76 – Tamika Catchings, Ind.
22.67 – Kelsey Bone, Con.
21.74 – Renee Montgomery, Sea.-Min.

Margins

2015 WNBA Season

through September 1

13+ Point Deficits Overcome to Win:
19 (23-42, 2:45/2nd) – @ Phoenix 89, Chicago 87 OT (July 28)
18 (25-43, 5:24/2nd) – Minnesota 76, @ Seattle 73 (June 25)
16 (47-63, 3:27/3rd) – Minnesota 84, @ Atlanta 82 (Aug. 14)
16 (35-51, 8:34/3rd) – Seattle 85, @ Los Angeles 77 (Aug. 11)
16 (10-26, 3:04/1st) – @ Minnesota 83, Tulsa 75 (June 5)
15 (5-20, 3:34/1st) – @ Connecticut 82, Atlanta 64 (June 14)
14 (19-33, 2:54/2nd) – @ Seattle 69, Washington 59 (Aug. 30)
14 (30-44, 10:00/3rd) – Indiana 79, @ Los Angeles 68 (Aug. 18)
14 (6-20, 4:59/1st) – @ Atlanta 90, Connecticut 77 (Aug. 16)
14 (18-32, 3:20/2nd) – @ Connecticut 80, Los Angeles 76 OT (June 26)
13 (33-46, 0:32/2nd) – @ Minnesota 83, San Antonio 76 (Aug. 11)
13 (27-40, 9:45/3rd) – @ Washington 66, San Antonio 63 (Aug. 5)
13 (42-55, 5:15/3rd) – @ Phoenix 87, Tulsa 84 OT (Aug. 4)
13 (41-54, 7:51/3rd) – Los Angeles 80, @ San Antonio 78 (Aug. 2)
13 (12-25, 7:59/2nd) – Minnesota 79, @ Tulsa 72 (July 19)
13 (12-25, 1:21/1st) – Atlanta 76, @ Los Angeles 72 (July 16)
13 (38-51, 8:39/3rd) – @ Phoenix 80, Atlanta 71 (July 14)
13 (24-37, 9:27/3rd) – Seattle 60, @ Los Angeles 54 (June 14)
13 (25-38, 8:17/3rd) – Atlanta 64, @ Washington 61 (June 12)

20+ Point Victories:
35 – Washington 88, @ San Antonio 53 (July 31)
31 – Los Angeles 90, @ San Antonio 59 (Aug. 23)
31 – @ Connecticut 82, San Antonio 51 (Aug. 4)
31 – @ Phoenix 86, Tulsa 55 (July 2)
30 – @ Indiana 81, Connecticut 51 (Sept. 1)
29 – @ Indiana 106, Atlanta 77 (Aug. 7)
28 – New York 73, @ San Antonio 45 (Aug. 19)
28 – @ Chicago 85, Washington 57 (July 15)
27 – @ Los Angeles 84, Tulsa 57 (Aug. 6)
27 – @ Tulsa 88, San Antonio 61 (June 16)
26 – Chicago 98, @ Indiana 72 (June 14)
25 – @ Minnesota 82, Seattle 57 (July 3)
25 – @ Seattle 86, Los Angeles 61 (June 6)
24 – @ Chicago 106, Indiana 82 (Aug. 4)
24 – @ Minnesota 94, Seattle 70 (June 11)
23 – @ Indiana 88, Seattle 65 (July 8)
23 – @ Indiana 73, Washington 50 (July 2)
23 – @ Tulsa 68, Seattle 45 (June 9)
23 – @ Chicago 95, Indiana 72 (June 5)
22 – @ Los Angeles 83, Minnesota 61 (Aug. 4)
21 – @ New York 84, Chicago 63 (Aug. 11)
21 – Connecticut 79, @ Seattle 58 (June 16)
20 – @ Chicago 96, Connecticut 76 (July 12)

One-Point Victories:
Phoenix 81, @ Connecticut 80 (Aug. 27)
@ Indiana 80, New York 79 (Aug. 23)
@ Connecticut 67, Seattle 66 (July 31)
Connecticut 78, @ Minnesota 77 OT (July 22)
@ Atlanta 74, Chicago 73 (June 19)

Game-Winning Buzzer-Beaters:
Angel McCoughtry (:00.0) – @ Atlanta 74, Chicago 73 (June 19)
DeWanna Bonner (:00.0) – @ Phoenix 87, Tulsa 84 OT (Aug. 4)
Leilani Mitchell (:00.0) – Phoenix 81, @ Connecticut 80 (Aug. 27)

Records in Two-Possession Games
(Decided by 6 Points or Fewer):

5-1 (.833) – Minnesota
8-4 (.667) – Chicago
5-3 (.625) – New York
6-4 (.600) – Phoenix
7-5 (.583) – Connecticut
4-4 (.500) – Indiana
6-7 (.462) – Atlanta
5-7 (.417) – Los Angeles
4-6 (.400) – Tulsa
4-7 (.364) – Washington
2-5 (.286) – San Antonio
2-5 (.286) – Seattle

Records in Double-Figure Games
(Decided by 10 Points or More):

10-3 (.769) – New York
7-3 (.700) – Tulsa
12-6 (.667) – Indiana
10-5 (.667) – Minnesota
8-5 (.615) – Washington
8-6 (.571) – Chicago
6-5 (.545) – Los Angeles
8-8 (.500) – Phoenix
5-9 (.357) – Connecticut
3-8 (.273) – Atlanta
4-13 (.235) – Seattle
2-12 (.143) – San Antonio

Inside the Box Score: September 1

New York 80, Atlanta 75 (OT)
Team Comparison:
Total Possessions: Atlanta 81, New York 80
Rebound Percentage: Atlanta .458, New York .541
Points Off Turnovers: Atlanta 22, New York 15
Points in the Paint: Atlanta 36, New York 30
2nd-Chance Points: Atlanta 4, New York 15
Fast Break Points: Atlanta 11, New York 5
Four Factors:
Offensive Efficiency: Atlanta 92.6, New York 100.0
Effective FG%: Atlanta .457, New York .429
Turnover Pct: Atlanta .185, New York .188
Offensive Reb%: Atlanta .241, New York .324
Free Throw Rate: Atlanta .157, New York .286
Individual Plus/Minus:
Atlanta: Lyttle -4 (51-55), Dantas -1 (21-22), Henry +3 (58-55), Hayes +8 (65-57), Schimmel -6 (41-47), McCoughtry -11 (61-72), Ajavon -7 (37-44), Carter -2 (8-10), Gray -10 (13-23), Milton-Jones +5 (20-15)
New York: Cash -10 (13-23), Charles +4 (76-72), Swords -15 (10-25), Prince +1 (59-58), Wright +5 (57-52), Carson +3 (21-18), Stokes +21 (72-51), Boyd -11 (11-22), Rodgers +24 (56-32), Wiggins +3 (25-22)

Indiana 81, Connecticut 51
Team Comparison:
Total Possessions: Connecticut 75, Indiana 75
Rebound Percentage: Connecticut .434, Indiana .566
Points Off Turnovers: Connecticut 19, Indiana 15
Points in the Paint: Connecticut 22, Indiana 40
2nd-Chance Points: Connecticut 4, Indiana 13
Fast Break Points: Connecticut 4, Indiana 11
Four Factors:
Offensive Efficiency: Connecticut 68.0, Indiana 108.0
Effective FG%: Connecticut .357, Indiana .508
Turnover Pct: Connecticut .227, Indiana .200
Offensive Reb%: Connecticut .189, Indiana .321
Free Throw Rate: Connecticut .095, Indiana .231
Individual Plus/Minus:
Connecticut: Lacy -10 (43-53), Little -19 (26-45), Bone -19 (43-62), Faris -26 (29-55), J.Thomas -26 (28-54), Gray -11 (28-39), Pedersen -11 (25-36), Stricklen -17 (25-42), Greene -11 (8-19)
Indiana: Coleman +11 (31-20), Catchings +11 (36-25), Kizer +12 (37-25), Johnson +10 (32-22), Clarendon +24 (56-32), Howard +15 (41-26), Larkins +11 (32-21), Zellous +20 (36-16), Lucas +19 (48-29), Achonwa +17 (33-16), Pohlen 0 (23-23)

Inside the Box Score: August 30

Tulsa 76, Indiana 70
Team Comparison:
Total Possessions: Indiana 79, Tulsa 80
Rebound Percentage: Indiana .604, Tulsa .395
Points Off Turnovers: Indiana 10, Tulsa 19
Points in the Paint: Indiana 30, Tulsa 26
2nd-Chance Points: Indiana 6, Tulsa 0
Fast Break Points: Indiana 10, Tulsa 5
Four Factors:
Offensive Efficiency: Indiana 88.6, Tulsa 95.0
Effective FG%: Indiana .421, Tulsa .509
Turnover Pct: Indiana .203, Tulsa .175
Offensive Reb%: Indiana .286, Tulsa .077
Free Throw Rate: Indiana .157, Tulsa .293
Individual Plus/Minus:
Indiana: Coleman +9 (51-42), Catchings +2 (55-53), Kizer 0 (51-51), Johnson 0 (58-58), Clarendon -11 (45-56), Zellous -11 (34-45), Howard -8 (6-14), Larkins -6 (14-20), Lucas -2 (10-12), Achonwa 0 (9-9), Pohlen -3 (17-20)
Tulsa: Christmas +5 (59-54), Pierson +9 (50-41), Paris -1 (36-37), Williams +5 (18-13), Sims +9 (72-63), Baugh +8 (32-24), Zahui B. +8 (14-6), Hooper -4 (30-34), Kiesel +3 (49-46), Jackson-Jones -7 (20-27), Plaisance -5 (0-5)

Los Angeles 60, San Antonio 52
Team Comparison:
Total Possessions: San Antonio 75, Los Angeles 74
Rebound Percentage: San Antonio .608, Los Angeles .392
Points Off Turnovers: San Antonio 12, Los Angeles 9
Points in the Paint: San Antonio 24, Los Angeles 22
2nd-Chance Points: San Antonio 6, Los Angeles 3
Fast Break Points: San Antonio 6, Los Angeles 3
Four Factors:
Offensive Efficiency: San Antonio 69.3, Los Angeles 81.1
Effective FG%: San Antonio .307, Los Angeles .415
Turnover Pct: San Antonio .173, Los Angeles .203
Offensive Reb%: San Antonio .302, Los Angeles .086
Free Throw Rate: San Antonio .080, Los Angeles .186
Individual Plus/Minus:
San Antonio: McBride -10 (27-37), Young-Malcolm -11 (36-47), Appel -12 (34-46), Perkins -8 (39-47), Robinson -11 (36-47), Montgomery +4 (27-23), Colson +1 (27-26), Hamby +3 (16-13), Adams +4 (18-14)
Los Angeles: Dabovic +12 (50-38), Parker +12 (55-43), Lavender +9 (57-48), Toliver +10 (53-43), Johnson +2 (33-31), Beard 0 (35-35), Bradford 0 (9-9), Abdi -5 (8-13)

Connecticut 72, Chicago 68
Team Comparison:
Total Possessions: Connecticut 78, Chicago 77
Rebound Percentage: Connecticut .531, Chicago .468
Points Off Turnovers: Connecticut 3, Chicago 14
Points in the Paint: Connecticut 42, Chicago 36
2nd-Chance Points: Connecticut 8, Chicago 10
Fast Break Points: Connecticut 4, Chicago 9
Four Factors:
Offensive Efficiency: Connecticut 92.3, Chicago 88.3
Effective FG%: Connecticut .459, Chicago .382
Turnover Pct: Connecticut .205, Chicago .143
Offensive Reb%: Connecticut .257, Chicago .194
Free Throw Rate: Connecticut .262, Chicago .181
Individual Plus/Minus:
Connecticut: Lacy -6 (31-37), Little 0 (32-32), Bone +3 (53-50), Faris +8 (62-54), J.Thomas +5 (57-52), Pedersen +13 (53-40), Greene -8 (6-14), Gray +13 (47-34), Stricklen -8 (19-27)
Chicago: Young +6 (56-50), Breland +3 (56-53), de Souza -11 (29-40), Quigley -6 (56-62), Vandersloot 0 (55-55), Laney -3 (24-27), dos Santos +5 (38-33), Parker -5 (13-18), Faulkner -4 (13-17), Gemelos -5 (0-5)

Minnesota 71, Phoenix 61
Team Comparison:
Total Possessions: Phoenix 77, Minnesota 78
Rebound Percentage: Phoenix .367, Minnesota .633
Points Off Turnovers: Phoenix 3, Minnesota 18
Points in the Paint: Phoenix 32, Minnesota 28
2nd-Chance Points: Phoenix 1, Minnesota 11
Fast Break Points: Phoenix 6, Minnesota 9
Four Factors:
Offensive Efficiency: Phoenix 79.2, Minnesota 91.0
Effective FG%: Phoenix .439, Minnesota .356
Turnover Pct: Phoenix .169, Minnesota .179
Offensive Reb%: Phoenix .067, Minnesota .333
Free Throw Rate: Phoenix .193, Minnesota .260
Individual Plus/Minus:
Phoenix: Bonner -10 (61-71), Dupree -9 (53-62), Griner -9 (56-65), Currie -11 (18-29), Xargay -10 (27-37), Mitchell 0 (34-34), Quinn +1 (43-42), Francis -2 (13-15)
Minnesota: Moore +10 (71-61), Brunson +5 (30-25), Fowles +9 (55-46), Cruz +15 (69-54), Whalen -4 (19-23), Montgomery +11 (50-39), Peters +4 (49-45), Jones 0 (12-12)

Seattle 69, Washington 59
Team Comparison:
Total Possessions: Washington 74, Seattle 74
Rebound Percentage: Washington .528, Seattle .471
Points Off Turnovers: Washington 20, Seattle 21
Points in the Paint: Washington 34, Seattle 18
2nd-Chance Points: Washington 8, Seattle 7
Fast Break Points: Washington 4, Seattle 6
Four Factors:
Offensive Efficiency: Washington 79.7, Seattle 93.2
Effective FG%: Washington .379, Seattle .442
Turnover Pct: Washington .216, Seattle .284
Offensive Reb%: Washington .265, Seattle .208
Free Throw Rate: Washington .136, Seattle .721
Individual Plus/Minus:
Washington: Ruffin-Pratt -3 (31-34), Meesseman -1 (51-52), Dolson +2 (34-32), Cloud +2 (44-42), Latta -14 (51-65), Vaughn -12 (25-37), Hartley -7 (38-45), Herrington -4 (13-17), Sanders -9 (8-17), Malott -4 (0-4)
Seattle: Clark -5 (31-36), Langhorne +11 (64-53), Gatling -2 (23-25), Loyd +13 (58-45), Bird 0 (52-52), O’Hea +7 (43-36), Mosqueda-Lewis -2 (18-20), Hollingsworth +18 (39-21), Goodrich +10 (17-7)

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Inside the Box Score: August 29

New York 80, Connecticut 66
Team Comparison:
Total Possessions: New York 76, Connecticut 76
Rebound Percentage: New York .546, Connecticut .453
Points Off Turnovers: New York 22, Connecticut 18
Points in the Paint: New York 40, Connecticut 32
2nd-Chance Points: New York 10, Connecticut 9
Fast Break Points: New York 4, Connecticut 9
Four Factors:
Offensive Efficiency: New York 105.3, Connecticut 86.8
Effective FG%: New York .576, Connecticut .517
Turnover Pct: New York .197, Connecticut .250
Offensive Reb%: New York .200, Connecticut .107
Free Throw Rate: New York .203, Connecticut .103
Individual Plus/Minus:
New York: Cash +4 (51-47), Charles +4 (60-56), Swords +1 (38-37), Prince +8 (64-56), Wright +4 (35-31), Boyd +12 (23-11), Stokes +23 (62-39), Carson +10 (27-17), Rodgers +6 (16-10), Wiggins -2 (24-26)
Connecticut: Lacy -5 (46-51), Little -4 (49-53), Bone -11 (55-66), Faris -1 (49-50), J.Thomas -17 (45-62), Stricklen -16 (29-45), Gray -3 (29-32), Pedersen -9 (22-31), Greene -4 (6-10)

Chicago 98, Atlanta 96
Team Comparison:
Total Possessions: Chicago 77, Atlanta 79
Rebound Percentage: Chicago .475, Atlanta .525
Points Off Turnovers: Chicago 5, Atlanta 13
Points in the Paint: Chicago 38, Atlanta 44
2nd-Chance Points: Chicago 12, Atlanta 22
Fast Break Points: Chicago 9, Atlanta 20
Four Factors:
Offensive Efficiency: Chicago 127.3, Atlanta 121.5
Effective FG%: Chicago .564, Atlanta .459
Turnover Pct: Chicago .130, Atlanta .076
Offensive Reb%: Chicago .379, Atlanta .429
Free Throw Rate: Chicago .271, Atlanta .378
Individual Plus/Minus:
Chicago: Young -3 (73-76), Breland -3 (61-64), de Souza +6 (58-52), Pondexter +4 (81-77), Vandersloot +4 (78-74), dos Santos -7 (50-57), Quigley -5 (33-38), Laney +2 (22-20), Parker +7 (20-13), Faulkner +5 (14-9)
Atlanta: Milton-Jones -9 (17-26), Lyttle -4 (60-64), Dantas -1 (62-63), Hayes -3 (51-54), Schimmel -2 (40-42), Carter +8 (43-35), Henry -3 (16-19), McCoughtry +10 (83-73), Ajavon -8 (56-64), Gray +2 (52-50)

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