Monthly Archives: September 2013

Inside the Box Score: September 20

Indiana 85, Chicago 72
Team Comparison:
Total Possessions: Indiana 70, Chicago 70
Rebound Percentage: Indiana .568, Chicago .431
Points Off Turnovers: Indiana 15, Chicago 15
Points in the Paint: Indiana 32, Chicago 30
2nd-Chance Points: Indiana 9, Chicago 6
Fast Break Points: Indiana 4, Chicago 2
Four Factors:
Offensive Efficiency: Indiana 121.4, Chicago 102.9
Effective FG%: Indiana .587, Chicago .440
Turnover Pct: Indiana .186, Chicago .129
Offensive Reb%: Indiana .304, Chicago .167
Free Throw Rate: Indiana .175, Chicago .362
Individual Plus/Minus:
Indiana: Christmas +19 (75-56), Catchings +3 (60-57), Larkins +7 (70-63), Zellous +5 (59-54), January +13 (71-58), Phillips +4 (40-36), Clarendon +8 (35-27), Hassell +6 (15-9)
Chicago: Cash -5 (50-55), Delle Donne -11 (60-71), Fowles -9 (64-73), Prince -12 (62-74), Vandersloot -9 (54-63), Young -10 (34-44), Murphy -1 (10-11), Quigley -4 (18-22), Warley -4 (8-12)

Minnesota 80, Seattle 64
Team Comparison:
Total Possessions: Seattle 69, Minnesota 69
Rebound Percentage: Seattle .375, Minnesota .625
Points Off Turnovers: Seattle 11, Minnesota 24
Points in the Paint: Seattle 32, Minnesota 44
2nd-Chance Points: Seattle 3, Minnesota 12
Fast Break Points: Seattle 6, Minnesota 8
Four Factors:
Offensive Efficiency: Seattle 92.8, Minnesota 115.9
Effective FG%: Seattle .491, Minnesota .515
Turnover Pct: Seattle .217, Minnesota .159
Offensive Reb%: Seattle .125, Minnesota .375
Free Throw Rate: Seattle .161, Minnesota .164
Individual Plus/Minus:
Seattle: Stricklen -5 (32-37), Thompson -15 (52-67), Little -14 (45-59), Wright -18 (54-72), Johnson -9 (42-51), Quinn -9 (36-45), Robinson -10 (8-18), Clark -6 (32-38), Hawkins +2 (13-11), Tinkle +4 (6-2)
Minnesota: M.Moore +25 (76-51), Brunson +17 (74-57), McCarville +14 (39-25), Augustus +13 (66-53), Whalen +21 (62-41), Wright +7 (28-21), L.Moore -7 (16-23), Peters +4 (37-33), Jarry -4 (2-6), Rodgers -6 (0-6), Harris -4 (0-4)

Inside the Box Score: September 19

Washington 71, Atlanta 56
Team Comparison:
Total Possessions: Washington 76, Atlanta 75
Rebound Percentage: Washington .553, Atlanta .446
Points Off Turnovers: Washington 9, Atlanta 16
Points in the Paint: Washington 28, Atlanta 28
2nd-Chance Points: Washington 12, Atlanta 14
Fast Break Points: Washington 5, Atlanta 10
Four Factors:
Offensive Efficiency: Washington 93.4, Atlanta 74.7
Effective FG%: Washington .465, Atlanta .293
Turnover Pct: Washington .197, Atlanta .147
Offensive Reb%: Washington .368, Atlanta .261
Free Throw Rate: Washington .056, Atlanta .160
Individual Plus/Minus:
Washington: Currie +14 (51-37), Langhorne +11 (59-48), Vaughn +18 (49-31), Ajavon 0 (30-30), Latta +11 (59-48), Hill +15 (41-26), Snow -1 (20-21), Meesseman +4 (12-8), Ruffin-Pratt +1 (20-19), McKenith +4 (12-8), Hollingsworth -2 (2-4)
Atlanta: McCoughtry -15 (44-59), Willingham -6 (30-36), de Souza -14 (49-63), Hayes -13 (42-55), Thomas -13 (38-51), Henry -1 (31-32), Bentley +2 (26-24), Herrington -15 (20-35)

Phoenix 86, Los Angeles 75
Team Comparison:
Total Possessions: Phoenix 80, Los Angeles 81
Rebound Percentage: Phoenix .386, Los Angeles .614
Points Off Turnovers: Phoenix 15, Los Angeles 14
Points in the Paint: Phoenix 46, Los Angeles 44
2nd-Chance Points: Phoenix 6, Los Angeles 19
Fast Break Points: Phoenix 6, Los Angeles 10
Four Factors:
Offensive Efficiency: Phoenix 107.5, Los Angeles 92.6
Effective FG%: Phoenix .537, Los Angeles .411
Turnover Pct: Phoenix .125, Los Angeles .198
Offensive Reb%: Phoenix .133, Los Angeles .361
Free Throw Rate: Phoenix .209, Los Angeles .205
Individual Plus/Minus:
Phoenix: Bonner +10 (83-73), Dupree +8 (79-71), Griner +7 (42-35), Taylor +9 (50-41), Taurasi +11 (86-75), Thomas -6 (15-21), Gilbreath +2 (36-34), James +3 (7-4), Houston -2 (3-5), Kizer +13 (29-16)
Los Angeles: Beard -15 (54-69), Ogwumike -12 (45-57), Parker -8 (73-81), Toliver -10 (56-66), Harding -10 (67-77), Lavender +5 (28-23), Coleman 0 (26-26), O’Hea 0 (16-16), Hoffman -7 (4-11), Mathies +2 (6-4)

2013 WNBA Net Plus/Minus MVPs

2013 Net Plus/Minus All-WNBA Teams
(min. 800 Minutes Played)

First Team:
Epiphanny Prince, Chicago (+21.0)
Elena Delle Donne, Chicago (+19.8)
Sylvia Fowles, Chicago (+17.4)
Angel McCoughtry, Atlanta (+17.3)
Maya Moore, Minnesota (+15.9)

Second Team:
Courtney Vandersloot, Chicago (+15.2)
Tamika Catchings, Indiana (+14.8)
Diana Taurasi, Phoenix (+12.8)
Jia Perkins, San Antonio (+11.4)
DeWanna Bonner, Phoenix (+10.4)

Third Team:
Nneka Ogwumike, Los Angeles (+10.2)
Danielle Adams, San Antonio (+9.9)
Shavonte Zellous, Indiana (+9.9)
Swin Cash, Chicago (+9.8)
Tina Thompson, Seattle (+9.6)

2013 Net Plus/Minus All-Defensive Teams
(min. 800 Minutes Played)

First Team:
Swin Cash, Chicago (+8.5)
Courtney Vandersloot, Chicago (+8.3)
Elena Delle Donne, Chicago (+7.3)
Epiphanny Prince, Chicago (+6.1)
Kelsey Griffin, Connecticut (+5.8)

Second Team:
Armintie Herrington, Atlanta (+4.2)
Maya Moore, Minnesota (+4.2)
Noelle Quinn, Seattle (+4.2)
Katie Smith, New York (+4.1)
Shavonte Zellous, Indiana (+4.0)

2013 Net Plus/Minus All-Offensive Teams
(min. 800 Minutes Played)

First Team:
Angel McCoughtry, Atlanta (+17.1)
Epiphanny Prince, Chicago (+14.9)
Sylvia Fowles, Chicago (+13.7)
Elena Delle Donne, Chicago (+12.5)
Seimone Augustus, Minnesota (+11.9)

Second Team:
Tamika Catchings, Indiana (+11.7)
Diana Taurasi, Phoenix (+11.7)
Maya Moore, Minnesota (+11.7)
Danielle Adams, San Antonio (+10.9)
Cappie Pondexter, New York (+10.4)

Third Team:
Rebekkah Brunson, Minnesota (+10.2)
Nneka Ogwumike, Los Angeles (+10.0)
Candace Parker, Los Angeles (+9.9)
Lindsey Harding, Los Angeles (+9.6)
Kristi Toliver, Los Angeles (+8.6)

2013 Net Plus/Minus All-Rookie Team
(min. 500 Minutes Played)

First Team:
Elena Delle Donne, Chicago (+19.8)
Angel Goodrich, Tulsa (+11.8)
Brittney Griner, Phoenix (+4.5)
Tierra Ruffin-Pratt, Washington (+3.2)
Tayler Hill, Washington (+2.3)

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You can view/download PDFs of the final 2013 reports here.

Inside the Box Score: September 15

Connecticut 82, Indiana 80 (OT)
Team Comparison:
Total Possessions: Indiana 76, Connecticut 74
Rebound Percentage: Indiana .488, Connecticut .512
Points Off Turnovers: Indiana 22, Connecticut 16
Points in the Paint: Indiana 46, Connecticut 42
2nd-Chance Points: Indiana 16, Connecticut 21
Fast Break Points: Indiana 11, Connecticut 5
Four Factors:
Offensive Efficiency: Indiana 105.3, Connecticut 110.8
Effective FG%: Indiana .438, Connecticut .493
Turnover Pct: Indiana .171, Connecticut .230
Offensive Reb%: Indiana .462, Connecticut .486
Free Throw Rate: Indiana .219, Connecticut .186
Individual Plus/Minus:
Indiana: Douglas -8 (68-76), Christmas +5 (74-69), Larkins -10 (43-53), Clarendon +2 (74-72), Phillips -3 (37-40), Pohlen +3 (61-58), Hassell +1 (43-42)
Connecticut: Greene +4 (77-73), Griffin -1 (67-68), Bass -1 (68-69), Castro Marques 0 (58-58), Montgomery +11 (77-66), Carter -9 (34-43), Pedersen +6 (29-23)

Washington 70, New York 52
Team Comparison:
Total Possessions: New York 78, Washington 77
Rebound Percentage: New York .513, Washington .487
Points Off Turnovers: New York 8, Washington 11
Points in the Paint: New York 28, Washington 26
2nd-Chance Points: New York 7, Washington 10
Fast Break Points: New York 6, Washington 7
Four Factors:
Offensive Efficiency: New York 66.7, Washington 90.9
Effective FG%: New York .336, Washington .401
Turnover Pct: New York .179, Washington .104
Offensive Reb%: New York .222, Washington .196
Free Throw Rate: New York .071, Washington .183
Individual Plus/Minus:
New York: Young -11 (22-33), Pierson -16 (33-49), Braxton -8 (25-33), Smith -6 (38-44), Mitchell -10 (40-50), Bone -10 (27-37), Milton-Jones -10 (25-35), Montgomery -7 (34-41), Williams -12 (16-28)
Washington: Currie +10 (40-30), Langhorne -2 (19-21), Vaughn +6 (37-31), Ajavon -5 (11-16), Latta +7 (39-32), Hill +23 (59-36), Ruffin-Pratt +8 (30-22), Snow +10 (29-19), McKenith +11 (31-20), Meesseman +20 (51-31), Hollingsworth +2 (4-2)

San Antonio 97, Atlanta 68
Team Comparison:
Total Possessions: Atlanta 78, San Antonio 78
Rebound Percentage: Atlanta .490, San Antonio .509
Points Off Turnovers: Atlanta 5, San Antonio 24
Points in the Paint: Atlanta 24, San Antonio 44
2nd-Chance Points: Atlanta 17, San Antonio 14
Fast Break Points: Atlanta 5, San Antonio 18
Four Factors:
Offensive Efficiency: Atlanta 87.2, San Antonio 124.4
Effective FG%: Atlanta .426, San Antonio .526
Turnover Pct: Atlanta .192, San Antonio .077
Offensive Reb%: Atlanta .297, San Antonio .316
Free Throw Rate: Atlanta .147, San Antonio .192
Individual Plus/Minus:
Atlanta: McCoughtry +2 (17-15), Willingham -22 (49-71), de Souza -16 (22-38), Hayes -11 (24-35), Thomas -28 (52-80), Clements -29 (45-74), Henry -13 (35-48), Riley -8 (43-51), Bentley -20 (53-73)
San Antonio: Christon +20 (79-59), Adams +34 (76-42), Appel +27 (66-39), Johnson +18 (76-58), Perkins +33 (72-39), Kraayeveld +5 (43-38), Alexander +5 (41-36), Hopkins +3 (32-29)

Los Angeles 89, Phoenix 55
Team Comparison:
Total Possessions: Phoenix 80, Los Angeles 79
Rebound Percentage: Phoenix .459, Los Angeles .540
Points Off Turnovers: Phoenix 8, Los Angeles 24
Points in the Paint: Phoenix 30, Los Angeles 36
2nd-Chance Points: Phoenix 14, Los Angeles 16
Fast Break Points: Phoenix 4, Los Angeles 15
Four Factors:
Offensive Efficiency: Phoenix 68.8, Los Angeles 112.7
Effective FG%: Phoenix .362, Los Angeles .493
Turnover Pct: Phoenix .263, Los Angeles .139
Offensive Reb%: Phoenix .324, Los Angeles .405
Free Throw Rate: Phoenix .224, Los Angeles .184
Individual Plus/Minus:
Phoenix: Taylor -19 (21-40), Bonner -23 (28-51), Griner -22 (26-48), Gilbreath -22 (31-53), Taurasi -15 (22-37), Kizer -11 (27-38), Hornbuckle -16 (25-41), Thomas -12 (29-41), James -18 (42-60), Houston -12 (24-36)
Los Angeles: Beard +8 (17-9), Ogwumike +33 (57-24), Parker +23 (47-24), Toliver +24 (43-19), Harding +25 (58-33), Coleman +26 (47-21), Lavender +11 (42-31), O’Hea +19 (61-42), Hoffman +1 (32-31), Mathies +2 (27-25), Abdi -2 (14-16)

Inside the Box Score: September 14

Minnesota 79, Chicago 66
Team Comparison:
Total Possessions: Chicago 76, Minnesota 75
Rebound Percentage: Chicago .416, Minnesota .583
Points Off Turnovers: Chicago 12, Minnesota 10
Points in the Paint: Chicago 36, Minnesota 36
2nd-Chance Points: Chicago 4, Minnesota 18
Fast Break Points: Chicago 6, Minnesota 10
Four Factors:
Offensive Efficiency: Chicago 86.8, Minnesota 105.3
Effective FG%: Chicago .396, Minnesota .538
Turnover Pct: Chicago .066, Minnesota .187
Offensive Reb%: Chicago .100, Minnesota .267
Free Throw Rate: Chicago .125, Minnesota .121
Individual Plus/Minus:
Chicago: Cash -14 (48-62), Delle Donne -2 (57-59), Fowles -13 (55-68), Prince -10 (49-59), Vandersloot -17 (32-49), Young -13 (25-38), Warley 0 (11-11), Murphy 0 (29-29), Quigley +3 (19-16), Campbell +1 (5-4)
Minnesota: M.Moore +14 (75-61), Brunson +12 (63-51), McCarville +9 (58-49), Augustus +13 (70-57), Whalen +23 (59-36), Wright -11 (19-30), Peters +8 (29-21), L.Moore -1 (14-15), Harris -1 (4-5), Jarry -1 (4-5)

Seattle 85, Tulsa 73
Team Comparison:
Total Possessions: Tulsa 75, Seattle 76
Rebound Percentage: Tulsa .462, Seattle .538
Points Off Turnovers: Tulsa 19, Seattle 20
Points in the Paint: Tulsa 24, Seattle 36
2nd-Chance Points: Tulsa 8, Seattle 9
Fast Break Points: Tulsa 8, Seattle 10
Four Factors:
Offensive Efficiency: Tulsa 97.3, Seattle 111.8
Effective FG%: Tulsa .415, Seattle .570
Turnover Pct: Tulsa .200, Seattle .211
Offensive Reb%: Tulsa .257, Seattle .333
Free Throw Rate: Tulsa .292, Seattle .351
Individual Plus/Minus:
Tulsa: Williams -17 (29-46), Jackson-Jones -8 (30-38), Paris -17 (25-42), Diggins -14 (48-62), Goodrich -3 (44-47), Lacy -4 (57-61), Wiggins -11 (50-61), Hodges +5 (44-39), Powell +9 (38-29)
Seattle: Stricklen +2 (43-41), Thompson +13 (58-45), Little +19 (75-56), Wright +19 (74-55), Johnson +5 (28-23), Quinn +5 (61-56), Clark +2 (49-47), Robinson -3 (12-15), Hawkins 0 (25-25), Tinkle -2 (0-2)