Monthly Archives: July 2012

Blocked

Through July 13

Most FG Attempts Blocked
21 — DeWanna Bonner, Pho. (334/6.3%)
19 — Swin Cash, Chi. (171/11.1%)
19 — Katie Douglas, Ind. (229/8.3%)
18 — Nneka Ogwumike, L.A. (209/8.6%)
17 — Ivory Latta, Tul. (220/7.7%)
17 — Angel McCoughtry, Atl. (229/7.4%)
16 — Crystal Langhorne, Was. (212/7.5%)
16 — Tina Charles, Con. (312/5.1%)
15 — Tammy Sutton-Brown, Ind. (67/22.4%)
15 — Danielle Adams, S.A. (174/8.6%)
15 — Charde Houston, Pho. (224/6.7%)
15 — Sophia Young, S.A. (233/6.4%)
14 — Sylvia Fowles, Chi. (195/7.2%)
14 — Cappie Pondexter, N.Y. (308/4.5%)
13 — Avery Warley, Pho. (52/25.0%)
13 — Kayla Pedersen, Tul. (122/10.7%)
13 — Briann January, Ind. (140/9.3%)
13 — Glory Johnson, Tul. (142/9.2%)
13 — Renee Montgomery, Con. (185/7.0%)
13 — Temeka Johnson, Tul. (199/6.5%)

Highest Percentage of FG Attempts Blocked
(min. 40 FGA)
25.0% (13-52) — Avery Warley, Pho.
22.4% (15-67) — Tammy Sutton-Brown, Ind.
14.5% (9-62) — Krystal Thomas, Pho.
13.6% (6-44) — Karima Christmas, Tul.-Ind.
13.2% (7-53) — Le’coe Willingham, Chi.
12.5% (6-48) — Shannon Bobbitt, Was.
12.1% (8-66) — Danielle McCray, Con.
12.0% (6-50) — Amber Harris, Min.
11.7% (9-77) — Shay Murphy, Chi.
11.1% (19-171) — Swin Cash, Chi.
10.9% (12-110) — Jantel Lavender, L.A.
10.8% (11-102) — Alexis Gray-Lawson, Pho.
10.7% (13-122) — Kayla Pedersen, Tul.
10.3% (6-58) — Devereaux Peters, Min.
9.6% (7-73) — DeMya Walker, N.Y.

Lowest Percentage of FG Attempts Blocked
(min. 40 FGA)
0.0% (0-72) — Tan White, Con.
0.0% (0-62) — April Sykes, L.A.
0.0% (0-60) — Ruth Riley, Chi.
1.0% (1-105) — Katie Smith, Sea.
1.0% (1-104) — Nicole Powell, N.Y.
1.4% (3-220) — Seimone Augustus, Min.
1.4% (3-213) — Maya Moore, Min.
1.6% (1-62) — Kalana Greene, Con.
1.7% (2-121) — Danielle Robinson, S.A.
1.9% (6-313) — Candace Parker, L.A.
1.9% (3-154) — Monique Currie, Was.
2.0% (4-205) — Lindsey Harding, Atl.
2.2% (4-178) — Alana Beard, L.A.
2.4% (3-127) — Allison Hightower, Con.
2.4% (4-169) — Kara Lawson, Con.

Most FG Attempts Blocked, Game
4 — Tammy Sutton-Brown, Ind. vs. L.A., July 12 (Parker 3)
4 — DeWanna Bonner, Pho. vs. Atl., July 7 (Henry 3)
4 — Katie Douglas, Ind. vs. S.A., July 5 (Appel 2)
4 — Nneka Ogwumike, L.A. at Atl., June 15
4 — Angel McCoughtry, Atl. at N.Y., June 5 (Vaughn 2)
3 — on 34 occasions

Assisted Field Goals

Through July 13

Highest Percentage of Assisted FGs:
(min. 20 FGM)
95.0% (19-20) — Amber Holt, Tul.
92.9% (26-28) — Cathrine Kraayeveld, Atl.
92.3% (36-39) — Jennifer Lacy, Tul.
90.5% (19-21) — Jayne Appel, S.A.
86.4% (19-22) — Ruth Riley, Chi.
86.2% (25-29) — Tammy Sutton-Brown, Ind.
84.4% (27-32) — Devereaux Peters, Min.
82.4% (61-74) — Taj McWilliams-Franklin, Min.
79.5% (35-44) — Katie Smith, Sea.
79.3% (46-58) — Ann Wauters, Sea.
78.9% (30-38) — Nicole Powell, N.Y.
77.3% (17-22) — Lindsay Wisdom-Hylton, Was.
77.1% (37-48) — Candice Wiggins, Min.
77.0% (57-74) — Danielle Adams, S.A.
76.7% (46-60) — Tina Thompson, Sea.
76.1% (35-46) — Jessica Davenport, Ind.
75.4% (92-122) — Sancho Lyttle, Atl.
75.0% (33-44) — Shameka Christon, S.A.
75.0% (15-20) — Amber Harris, Min.
73.4% (91-124) — Sylvia Fowles, Chi.

Highest Percentage of Unassisted FGs:
(min. 20 FGM)
77.6% (66-85) — Samantha Prahalis, Pho.
72.9% (35-48) — Courtney Vandersloot, Chi.
70.9% (39-55) — Riquna Williams, Tul.
69.9% (58-83) — Lindsey Harding, Atl.
68.3% (82-120) — Kristi Toliver, L.A.
67.9% (89-131) — Cappie Pondexter, N.Y.
64.6% (51-79) — Temeka Johnson, Tul.
64.4% (29-45) — Allison Hightower, Con.
64.0% (32-50) — Tanisha Wright, Sea.
63.7% (58-91) — Ivory Latta, Tul.
63.0% (17-27) — Avery Warley, Pho.
62.1% (41-66) — Alana Beard, L.A.
61.3% (49-80) — Lindsay Whalen, Min.
60.0% (12-20) — Ketia Swanier, Atl.
58.1% (25-43) — Jasmine Thomas, Was.
58.0% (51-88) — Essence Carson, N.Y.
57.3% (55-96) — Angel McCoughtry, Atl.
56.3% (40-71) — Epiphanny Prince, Chi.
54.1% (53-98) — Tamika Catchings, Ind.
53.6% (15-28) — Natasha Lacy, Was.

Top Assist Pairs:
35 — Sophia Young from Becky Hammon, S.A.
33 — Candace Parker from Kristi Toliver, L.A.
30 — DeWanna Bonner from Samantha Prahalis, Pho.
28 — Maya Moore from Lindsay Whalen, Min.
26 — Sancho Lyttle from Lindsey Harding, Atl.
24 — Sylvia Fowles from Courtney Vandersloot, Chi.
23 — Nneka Ogwumike from Kristi Toliver, L.A.
23 — Candace Parker from Alana Beard, L.A.
22 — Charde Houston from Samantha Prahalis, Pho.
21 — Katie Smith from Sue Bird, Sea.
20 — Becky Hammon from Danielle Robinson, S.A.
19 — Seimone Augustus from Lindsay Whalen, Min.
19 — Sylvia Fowles from Swin Cash, Chi.
19 — Taj McWilliams-Franklin from Lindsay Whalen, Min.
18 — Tina Charles from Kara Lawson, Con.
18 — Glory Johnson from Temeka Johnson, Tul.
18 — Asjha Jones from Kara Lawson, Con.
18 — Nneka Ogwumike from Alana Beard, L.A.
17 — Ivory Latta from Temeka Johnson, Tul.
17 — Camille Little from Sue Bird, Sea.
17 — Sancho Lyttle from Angel McCoughtry, Atl.
17 — DeLisha Milton-Jones from Candace Parker, L.A.
17 — Jia Perkins from Danielle Robinson, S.A.

Fouls Drawn

Through July 13

Most Fouls Drawn:
(Including All Types of Fouls)
102 — Glory Johnson, Tul.
101 — DeWanna Bonner, Pho.
88 — Sylvia Fowles, Chi.
86 — Candace Parker, L.A.
83 — Tamika Catchings, Ind.
83 — Cappie Pondexter, N.Y.
77 — Camille Little, Sea.
74 — Angel McCoughtry, Atl.
74 — Sophia Young, S.A.
70 — Nneka Ogwumike, L.A.
70 — Kristi Toliver, L.A.
68 — Renee Montgomery, Con.
65 — Crystal Langhorne, Was.
63 — Monique Currie, Was.
62 — Tina Charles, Con.
60 — DeLisha Milton-Jones, L.A.
59 — Armintie Price, Atl.
58 — Rebekkah Brunson, Min.
58 — Briann January, Ind.
58 — Becky Hammon, S.A.
58 — Tanisha Wright, Sea.

Most Fouls Drawn Per 40 Minutes:
(Min. 100 Minutes Played)
8.45 — Glory Johnson, Tul.
7.07 — Angel McCoughtry, Atl.
6.24 — Tamika Catchings, Ind.
6.07 — Sylvia Fowles, Chi.
6.00 — Renee Montgomery, Con.
5.97 — DeWanna Bonner, Pho.
5.93 — Monique Currie, Was.
5.70 — Camille Little, Sea.
5.58 — Devereaux Peters, Min.
5.58 — Plenette Pierson, N.Y.

Fewest Fouls Drawn Per 40 Minutes:
(Min. 100 Minutes Played)
0.28 — Coco Miller, L.A.
0.80 — Jeanette Pohlen, Ind.
1.06 — Noelle Quinn, Was.
1.22 — Le’coe Willingham, Chi.
1.28 — Leilani Mitchell, N.Y.
1.35 — Ashley Robinson, Was.
1.51 — Marissa Coleman, L.A.
1.54 — Lindsay Wisdom-Hylton, Was.
1.55 — Cathrine Kraayeveld, Atl.
1.60 — Ruth Riley, Chi.

Most Offensive Fouls Drawn:
17 — Briann January, Ind.
15 — DeMya Walker, N.Y.
15 — Katie Smith, Sea.
12 — Lindsey Harding, Atl.
9 — Candice Wiggins, Min.
9 — Camille Little, Sea.
8 — Natasha Lacy, Was.
8 — Matee Ajavon, Was.
8 — Courtney Vandersloot, Chi.
8 — Asjha Jones, Con.

Most Offensive Fouls Committed:
13 — Sylvia Fowles, Chi.
12 — Glory Johnson, Tul.
10 — Camille Little, Sea.
9 — Angel McCoughtry, Atl.
9 — Cappie Pondexter, N.Y.
8 — DeLisha Milton-Jones, L.A.
7 — Ashley Robinson, Was.
7 — Nakia Sanford, Pho.
7 — Krystal Thomas, Pho.
7 — Avery Warley, Pho.
7 — Monique Currie, Was.

Team-by-Team Breakdown:

Atlanta (19 games/368 fouls drawn) — McCoughtry 74, Price 59, Hayes 53, Lyttle 47, Harding 45, Henry 28, Leuchanka 21, Swanier 21, Kraayeveld 10, Moore 5, Paris 3, Koehn 2

Chicago (17/286) — Fowles 88, Cash 50, Vandersloot 44, Young 35, Prince 24, Riley 12, Murphy 10, Petrovic 10, Willingham 9, Swords 2, Penicheiro 2, Carter 0

Connecticut (19/377) — Montgomery 68, Charles 62, Lawson 56, Jones 53, Mims 37, Hightower 33, Greene 21, White 20, McCray 18, Griffin 8, Shegog 1

Indiana (17/328) — Catchings 83, January 58, Douglas 56, Zellous 36, Davenport 27, Sutton-Brown 26, Phillips 14, Larkins 8, Goodlett 7, Hodges 6, Pohlen 6, Christmas 1

Los Angeles (21/376) — Parker 86, Ogwumike 70, Toliver 70, Milton-Jones 60, Beard 45, Lavender 19, Coleman 14, Sykes 10, Hoffman 1, Miller 1, Riley 0

Minnesota (19/377) — Brunson 58, Whalen 54, Wright 51, Moore 51, Augustus 42, Wiggins 33, McWilliams-Franklin 31, Peters 28, Adair 16, Harris 8, Thorn 5, Wojta 0

New York (18/284) — Pondexter 83, Walker 38, Carson 29, Pierson 28, Powell 25, Braxton 23, Vaughn 23, Mitchell 17, Cain 9, Montgomery 5, Miller 3, Redmon 1

Phoenix (19/343) — Bonner 101, Prahalis 39, Gray-Lawson 32, Sanford 27, Houston 26, Dupree 25, Thomas 25, Warley 22, Hornbuckle 21, Riley 16, Taurasi 7, Kizer 2, Tamane 0

San Antonio (18/340) — Young 74, Hammon 58, Adams 46, Christon 33, Robinson 32, Perkins 31, Appel 28, Johnson 23, Morrison 10, Bevilaqua 5, Smith 0

Seattle (19/347) — Little 77, Wright 58, Smith 40, Wauters 35, Thompson 32, Bird 32, Stricklen 28, Kobryn 22, Dunlap 9, Abrosimova 8, Clark 6

Tulsa (18/382) — G.Johnson 102, T.Johnson 57, Latta 45, Williams 39, Pedersen 36, Christmas 21, Lacy 21, Dorrell 16, Black 14, Holt 11, Kizer 7, Paris 7, Hodges 5, Morris 1

Washington (18/305) — Langhorne 65, Currie 63, Ajavon 45, Snow 33, Lacy 26, Bobbitt 14, Thomas 14, Novosel 13, Quinn 11, Wisdom-Hylton 8, Robinson 7, Canty 6

Inside the Box Score: July 13

Washington 70, New York 53
Team Comparison:
Total Possessions: Washington 74, New York 75
Rebound Percentage: Washington .422, New York .578
Points Off Turnovers: Washington 18, New York 12
Points in the Paint: Washington 32, New York 34
2nd-Chance Points: Washington 8, New York 10
Fast Break Points: Washington 6, New York 9
Four Factors:
Offensive Efficiency: Washington 94.6, New York 70.7
Effective FG%: Washington .455, New York .331
Turnover Pct: Washington .176, New York .293
Offensive Reb%: Washington .226, New York .382
Free Throw Rate: Washington .339, New York .118
Individual Plus/Minus:
Washington: Currie +8 (33-25), Langhorne +12 (61-49), Snow -4 (32-36), Ajavon +7 (48-41), Thomas +6 (40-34), Bobbitt +10 (24-14), Wisdom-Hylton +16 (23-7), Quinn +10 (40-30), Lacy +10 (22-12), Robinson +12 (27-15), Novosel -2 (0-2)
New York: Carson -18 (39-57), Walker -7 (28-35), Braxton +3 (16-13), Pondexter -17 (51-68), Mitchell -12 (41-53), Vaughn -14 (33-47), Powell -4 (39-43), Redmon -4 (10-14), Montgomery -3 (6-9), Cain -9 (2-11)

San Antonio 91, Atlanta 70
Team Comparison:
Total Possessions: Atlanta 75, San Antonio 74
Rebound Percentage: Atlanta .498, San Antonio .502
Points Off Turnovers: Atlanta 8, San Antonio 30
Points in the Paint: Atlanta 34, San Antonio 34
2nd-Chance Points: Atlanta 15, San Antonio 17
Fast Break Points: Atlanta 14, San Antonio 9
Four Factors:
Offensive Efficiency: Atlanta 93.3, San Antonio 123.0
Effective FG%: Atlanta .509, San Antonio .535
Turnover Pct: Atlanta .280, San Antonio .149
Offensive Reb%: Atlanta .360, San Antonio .364
Free Throw Rate: Atlanta .232, San Antonio .211
Individual Plus/Minus:
Atlanta: Hayes -4 (52-56), Henry -14 (62-76), Lyttle -13 (70-83), Price -9 (64-73), Harding -5 (64-69), Swanier -21 (22-43), Kraayeveld -16 (8-24), Leuchanka -8 (2-10), Koehn -8 (0-8), Moore -7 (6-13)
San Antonio: Christon 0 (29-29), Young +9 (65-56), Appel +8 (62-54), Hammon +8 (65-57), Robinson +9 (71-62), Perkins +16 (57-41), Adams +15 (39-24), Johnson +29 (48-19), Bevilaqua +1 (3-2), Morrison +10 (16-6)

Connecticut 80, Chicago 78 (OT)
Team Comparison:
Total Possessions: Connecticut 87, Chicago 87
Rebound Percentage: Connecticut .574, Chicago .426
Points Off Turnovers: Connecticut 18, Chicago 14
Points in the Paint: Connecticut 40, Chicago 40
2nd-Chance Points: Connecticut 16, Chicago 11
Fast Break Points: Connecticut 2, Chicago 8
Four Factors:
Offensive Efficiency: Connecticut 92.0, Chicago 89.7
Effective FG%: Connecticut .390, Chicago .514
Turnover Pct: Connecticut .195, Chicago .230
Offensive Reb%: Connecticut .348, Chicago .200
Free Throw Rate: Connecticut .195, Chicago .056
Individual Plus/Minus:
Connecticut: Greene -21 (21-42), Mims -1 (65-66), Charles -1 (67-68), Hightower -8 (24-32), Lawson -8 (58-66), Griffin +4 (26-22), Montgomery +17 (63-46), White +10 (27-17), McCray +18 (49-31)
Chicago: Cash +8 (45-37), Riley +11 (41-30), Fowles +5 (66-61), Young 0 (48-48), Vandersloot +2 (71-69), Murphy -6 (63-69), Penicheiro -4 (7-11), Willingham -7 (7-14), Petrovic -13 (42-55), Swords -6 (0-6)

Seattle 83, Phoenix 64
Team Comparison:
Total Possessions: Seattle 76, Phoenix 75
Rebound Percentage: Seattle .516, Phoenix .483
Points Off Turnovers: Seattle 17, Phoenix 17
Points in the Paint: Seattle 38, Phoenix 20
2nd-Chance Points: Seattle 11, Phoenix 12
Fast Break Points: Seattle 20, Phoenix 7
Four Factors:
Offensive Efficiency: Seattle 109.2, Phoenix 85.3
Effective FG%: Seattle .521, Phoenix .370
Turnover Pct: Seattle .184, Phoenix .200
Offensive Reb%: Seattle .333, Phoenix .300
Free Throw Rate: Seattle .143, Phoenix .188
Individual Plus/Minus:
Seattle: Smith +9 (52-43), Little +12 (46-34), Kobryn -4 (47-51), Wright +3 (47-44), Bird +14 (63-49), Clark +23 (62-39), Abrosimova +15 (44-29), Stricklen +23 (54-31)
Phoenix: Bonner -27 (36-63), Warley -24 (25-49), Thomas -6 (44-50), Hornbuckle -10 (57-67), Prahalis -21 (54-75), Gray-Lawson +1 (45-44), Kizer 0 (41-41), Sanford -8 (18-26)

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Inside the Box Score: July 12

Minnesota 89, Tulsa 74
Team Comparison:
Total Possessions: Tulsa 90, Minnesota 90
Rebound Percentage: Tulsa .476, Minnesota .523
Points Off Turnovers: Tulsa 89, Minnesota 74
Points in the Paint: Tulsa 32, Minnesota 36
2nd-Chance Points: Tulsa 6, Minnesota 16
Fast Break Points: Tulsa 10, Minnesota 26
Four Factors:
Offensive Efficiency: Tulsa 82.2, Minnesota 98.9
Effective FG%: Tulsa .345, Minnesota .480
Turnover Pct: Tulsa .178, Minnesota .222
Offensive Reb%: Tulsa .267, Minnesota .314
Free Throw Rate: Tulsa .352, Minnesota .243
Individual Plus/Minus:
Tulsa: Holt -15 (38-53), Pedersen -22 (29-51), G.Johnson +5 (64-59), Latta -20 (40-60), T.Johnson -24 (33-57), Black +2 (48-46), Williams +12 (51-39), Hodges +2 (60-58), Paris -15 (7-22)
Minnesota: Augustus +17 (65-48), Moore +23 (76-53), McWilliams-Franklin +14 (59-45), Wright 0 (55-55), Whalen +25 (56-31), Harris +6 (45-39), Thorn -18 (16-34), Wiggins +16 (68-52), Wojta -8 (5-13)

Los Angeles 77, Indiana 74
Team Comparison:
Total Possessions: Los Angeles 73, Indiana 73
Rebound Percentage: Los Angeles .607, Indiana .392
Points Off Turnovers: Los Angeles 13, Indiana 22
Points in the Paint: Los Angeles 28, Indiana 34
2nd-Chance Points: Los Angeles 33, Indiana 17
Fast Break Points: Los Angeles 3, Indiana 4
Four Factors:
Offensive Efficiency: Los Angeles 105.5, Indiana 101.4
Effective FG%: Los Angeles .388, Indiana .433
Turnover Pct: Los Angeles .192, Indiana .178
Offensive Reb%: Los Angeles .548, Indiana .333
Free Throw Rate: Los Angeles .237, Indiana .239
Individual Plus/Minus:
Los Angeles: Milton-Jones +6 (62-56), Ogwumike +7 (75-68), Parker +4 (65-61), Beard +4 (73-69), Toliver +7 (75-68), Coleman -3 (15-18), Lavender -5 (14-19), Sykes -5 (6-11)
Indiana: Douglas -10 (51-61), Catchings -6 (67-73), Sutton-Brown +4 (45-41), Zellous -1 (31-32), January +1 (63-62), Davenport -7 (29-36), Pohlen +5 (14-9), Phillips +3 (34-31), Larkins -4 (36-40)