Monthly Archives: September 2019

Inside the Box Score: September 15

Los Angeles 92, Seattle 69
Team Comparison:
Total Possessions: Seattle 74, Los Angeles 76
Rebound Percentage: Seattle .463, Los Angeles .537
Points Off Turnovers: Seattle 8, Los Angeles 18
Points in the Paint: Seattle 32, Los Angeles 40
2nd-Chance Points: Seattle 10, Los Angeles 21
Fast Break Points: Seattle 2, Los Angeles 7
Four Factors:
Offensive Efficiency: Seattle 93.2, Los Angeles 121.1
Effective FG%: Seattle .453, Los Angeles .559
Turnover Pct: Seattle .230, Los Angeles .118
Offensive Reb%: Seattle .229, Los Angeles .303
Free Throw Rate: Seattle .172, Los Angeles .092
Individual Plus/Minus:
Seattle: Clark -6 (59-65), Howard -14 (54-68), Russell -5 (61-66), Loyd -7 (56-63), Canada -15 (61-76), Langhorne -15 (18-33), Whitcomb -16 (13-29), Mosqueda-Lewis -17 (10-27), Zellous -8 (8-16), Paris -12 (5-17)
Los Angeles: Ruffin-Pratt -10 (39-49), Parker +3 (56-53), N.Ogwumike +7 (59-52), Williams +5 (46-41), Gray +12 (71-59), Wiese +26 (59-33), C.Ogwumike +29 (47-18), Beard +30 (45-15), Vadeeva +4 (14-10), Jones +3 (8-5), Mabrey +3 (8-5), Brown +3 (8-5)

Las Vegas 93, Chicago 92
Team Comparison:
Total Possessions: Chicago 91, Las Vegas 91
Rebound Percentage: Chicago .457, Las Vegas .543
Points Off Turnovers: Chicago 24, Las Vegas 13
Points in the Paint: Chicago 42, Las Vegas 44
2nd-Chance Points: Chicago 3, Las Vegas 6
Fast Break Points: Chicago 12, Las Vegas 8
Four Factors:
Offensive Efficiency: Chicago 101.1, Las Vegas 102.2
Effective FG%: Chicago .494, Las Vegas .493
Turnover Pct: Chicago .099, Las Vegas .198
Offensive Reb%: Chicago .171, Las Vegas .256
Free Throw Rate: Chicago .134, Las Vegas .324
Individual Plus/Minus:
Chicago: DeShields -6 (74-80), Ndour -6 (49-55), Dolson -3 (71-74), Quigley -2 (56-58), Vandersloot -2 (72-74), Parker +7 (64-57), Copper +4 (52-48), Williams +1 (20-19), Samuelson +2 (2-0), Alexander 0 (0-0)
Las Vegas: T.Young -22 (24-46), Wilson +7 (82-75), Cambage +5 (77-72), McBride +9 (76-67), J.Young -6 (6-12), Plum +9 (85-76), Hamby +11 (78-67), Swords -7 (9-16), Prince -2 (4-6), Rodgers 0 (19-19), Colson +1 (5-4)

Inside the Box Score: September 11

Chicago 105, Phoenix 76
Team Comparison:
Total Possessions: Phoenix 88, Chicago 89
Rebound Percentage: Phoenix .452, Chicago .548
Points Off Turnovers: Phoenix 11, Chicago 15
Points in the Paint: Phoenix 20, Chicago 50
2nd-Chance Points: Phoenix 6, Chicago 8
Fast Break Points: Phoenix 7, Chicago 25
Four Factors:
Offensive Efficiency: Phoenix 86.4, Chicago 118.0
Effective FG%: Phoenix .408, Chicago .591
Turnover Pct: Phoenix .170, Chicago .135
Offensive Reb%: Phoenix .132, Chicago .229
Free Throw Rate: Phoenix .354, Chicago .182
Individual Plus/Minus:
Phoenix: Bonner -31 (66-97), B.Turner -21 (46-67), Griner -13 (18-31), Mitchell -25 (48-73), January -22 (50-72), Y.Turner -6 (38-44), Little -5 (43-48), Carson -10 (14-24), Lyttle -7 (41-48), Cunningham -5 (16-21)
Chicago: DeShields +21 (87-66), Ndour +22 (72-50), Dolson +22 (66-44), Quigley +29 (89-60), Vandersloot +23 (79-56), Parker +9 (53-44), Copper +4 (28-24), Williams +3 (23-20), Faulkner +4 (16-12), Samuelson +4 (6-2), Alexander +4 (6-2)

Seattle 84, Minnesota 74
Team Comparison:
Total Possessions: Minnesota 81, Seattle 81
Rebound Percentage: Minnesota .593, Seattle .407
Points Off Turnovers: Minnesota 15, Seattle 16
Points in the Paint: Minnesota 36, Seattle 34
2nd-Chance Points: Minnesota 12, Seattle 6
Fast Break Points: Minnesota 8, Seattle 10
Four Factors:
Offensive Efficiency: Minnesota 91.4, Seattle 103.7
Effective FG%: Minnesota .493, Seattle .523
Turnover Pct: Minnesota .247, Seattle .148
Offensive Reb%: Minnesota .314, Seattle .129
Free Throw Rate: Minnesota .071, Seattle .227
Individual Plus/Minus:
Minnesota: Collier -10 (70-80), Dantas -3 (59-62), Fowles -11 (41-52), Sims 0 (41-41), Robinson -21 (35-56), Fagbenle 0 (30-30), Brown 0 (36-36), Augustus +6 (36-30), Talbot -11 (22-33)
Seattle: Clark +6 (57-51), Howard +11 (61-50), Russell +1 (61-60), Loyd +11 (59-48), Canada +13 (71-58), Langhorne +3 (34-31), Whitcomb -1 (25-26), Paris +5 (12-7), Mosqueda-Lewis +4 (27-23), Zellous 0 (13-13), Dietrick -3 (0-3)

2019 WNBA Net Plus/Minus MVPs

2019 Net Plus/Minus All-WNBA Teams
(min. 800 Minutes Played)

First Team:
Natasha Howard, Seattle (+26.9)
Jonquel Jones, Connecticut (+19.6)
Alysha Clark, Seattle (+16.6)
Courtney Vandersloot, Chicago (+15.2)
Shekinna Stricklen, Connecticut (+14.8)

Second Team:
Alyssa Thomas, Connecticut (+14.6)
Elena Delle Donne, Washington (+13.1)
Napheesa Collier, Minnesota (+13.1)
Ariel Atkins, Washington (+11.6)
Jasmine Thomas, Connecticut (+11.5)

Third Team:
Nneka Ogwumike, Los Angeles (+10.4)
Jordin Canada, Seattle (+9.3)
Danielle Robinson, Minnesota (+9.0)
Chelsea Gray, Los Angeles (+8.8)
Allie Quigley, Chicago (+8.8)

Fourth Team:
LaToya Sanders, Washington (+8.8)
Dearica Hamby, Las Vegas (+8.5)
Stefanie Dolson, Chicago (+8.4)
Diamond DeShields, Chicago (+8.3)
Allisha Gray, Dallas (+7.3)

2019 Net Plus/Minus All-Defensive Teams
(min. 800 Minutes Played)

First Team:
Ariel Atkins, Washington (+12.4)
Natasha Howard, Seattle (+11.2)
Jonquel Jones, Connecticut (+10.6)
LaToya Sanders, Washington (+9.5)
Napheesa Collier, Minnesota (+9.4)

Second Team:
Erica Wheeler, Indiana (+9.3)
Alyssa Thomas, Connecticut (+8.8)
Stefanie Dolson, Chicago (+8.7)
Alysha Clark, Seattle (+7.9)
Elena Delle Donne, Washington (+7.9)

Third Team:
Chelsea Gray, Los Angeles (+7.8)
Shekinna Stricklen, Connecticut (+6.6)
Candice Dupree, Indiana (+6.2)
Nneka Ogwumike, Los Angeles (+5.8)
Jasmine Thomas, Connecticut (+5.6)

2019 Net Plus/Minus All-Offensive Teams
(min. 800 Minutes Played)

First Team:
Natasha Howard, Seattle (+15.6)
Courtney Vandersloot, Chicago (+14.4)
Allisha Gray, Dallas (+9.2)
Jonquel Jones, Connecticut (+9.0)
Alysha Clark, Seattle (+8.7)

Second Team:
Jordin Canada, Seattle (+8.5)
Kelsey Mitchell, Indiana (+8.3)
Shekinna Stricklen, Connecticut (+8.2)
Dearica Hamby, Las Vegas (+7.9)
Diamond DeShields, Chicago (+6.5)

Third Team:
Allie Quigley, Chicago (+6.2)
Jasmine Thomas, Connecticut (+5.9)
Alyssa Thomas, Connecticut (+5.8)
Danielle Robinson, Minnesota (+5.5)
Brittney Sykes, Atlanta (+5.3)

2019 Net Plus/Minus All-Rookie Team
(min. 400 Minutes Played)

First Team:
Napheesa Collier, Minnesota (+13.1)
Maite Cazorla, Atlanta (+8.9)
Teaira McCowan, Indiana (+5.2)
Brooke McCarty-Williams (+1.4)
Asia Durr, New York (+0.6)

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You can view/download PDFs of the final 2019 reports here or here.

Inside the Box Score: September 8

New York 71, Atlanta 63
Team Comparison:
Total Possessions: New York 83, Atlanta 83
Rebound Percentage: New York .523, Atlanta .477
Points Off Turnovers: New York 10, Atlanta 11
Points in the Paint: New York 40, Atlanta 22
2nd-Chance Points: New York 9, Atlanta 7
Fast Break Points: New York 7, Atlanta 6
Four Factors:
Offensive Efficiency: New York 85.5, Atlanta 75.9
Effective FG%: New York .441, Atlanta .388
Turnover Pct: New York .169, Atlanta .169
Offensive Reb%: New York .217, Atlanta .171
Free Throw Rate: New York .053, Atlanta .164
Individual Plus/Minus:
New York: Nurse +7 (43-36), Charles -1 (54-55), Zahui B. +6 (43-37), Wright +2 (43-41), Hartley +5 (45-40), Raincock-Ekunwe 0 (26-26), Allen +3 (30-27), Gray +11 (17-6), Boyd +6 (26-22), Johannès +3 (26-23), Han -2 (0-2)
Atlanta: McCoughtry 0 (0-0), Breland -2 (45-47), Williams +1 (50-49), Sykes -11 (45-56), Montgomery -13 (45-58), Bentley -5 (42-47), Billings -7 (15-22), Gülich -8 (16-24), Cazorla +2 (39-37), Coffey +3 (18-15)

Indiana 104, Connecticut 76
Team Comparison:
Total Possessions: Connecticut 83, Indiana 83
Rebound Percentage: Connecticut .563, Indiana .437
Points Off Turnovers: Connecticut 13, Indiana 26
Points in the Paint: Connecticut 28, Indiana 30
2nd-Chance Points: Connecticut 6, Indiana 11
Fast Break Points: Connecticut 20, Indiana 12
Four Factors:
Offensive Efficiency: Connecticut 91.6, Indiana 125.3
Effective FG%: Connecticut .394, Indiana .700
Turnover Pct: Connecticut .169, Indiana .181
Offensive Reb%: Connecticut .280, Indiana .154
Free Throw Rate: Connecticut .282, Indiana .200
Individual Plus/Minus:
Connecticut: Stricklen -5 (27-32), A.Thomas -6 (31-37), J.Jones +4 (27-23), Williams -5 (39-44), J.Thomas -6 (37-43), Hiedeman -22 (39-61), Holmes -23 (49-72), Tuck -23 (49-72), B.Jones -32 (49-81), Banham -22 (33-55)
Indiana: Burke +19 (66-47), Dupree +26 (82-56), McCowan +10 (53-43), K.Mitchell +22 (85-63), Wheeler +25 (84-59), Achonwa +13 (48-35), Laney +17 (62-45), Mavunga +4 (20-16), Kea +1 (10-9), McCall +3 (10-7)

Washington 100, Chicago 86
Team Comparison:
Total Possessions: Chicago 84, Washington 84
Rebound Percentage: Chicago .383, Washington .617
Points Off Turnovers: Chicago 18, Washington 11
Points in the Paint: Chicago 42, Washington 36
2nd-Chance Points: Chicago 7, Washington 18
Fast Break Points: Chicago 12, Washington 0
Four Factors:
Offensive Efficiency: Chicago 102.4, Washington 119.0
Effective FG%: Chicago .545, Washington .524
Turnover Pct: Chicago .179, Washington .143
Offensive Reb%: Chicago .125, Washington .359
Free Throw Rate: Chicago .212, Washington .157
Individual Plus/Minus:
Chicago: DeShields -5 (71-76), Ndour -15 (14-29), Dolson -19 (36-55), Quigley -23 (33-56), Vandersloot -16 (56-72), Parker -2 (47-49), Copper -1 (36-37), Williams -5 (55-60), Samuelson -3 (36-39), Alexander +16 (35-19), Faulkner +3 (11-8)
Washington: Delle Donne +15 (64-49), Meesseman +31 (81-50), Sanders +14 (34-20), Atkins +19 (38-19), Cloud +7 (66-59), Powers +2 (56-54), Hawkins +7 (54-47), Walker-Kimbrough -7 (48-55), Hines-Allen -16 (24-40), Peddy +8 (31-23), Mestdagh -10 (4-14)

Seattle 78, Dallas 64
Team Comparison:
Total Possessions: Seattle 77, Dallas 76
Rebound Percentage: Seattle .503, Dallas .497
Points Off Turnovers: Seattle 14, Dallas 18
Points in the Paint: Seattle 38, Dallas 28
2nd-Chance Points: Seattle 13, Dallas 10
Fast Break Points: Seattle 19, Dallas 20
Four Factors:
Offensive Efficiency: Seattle 101.3, Dallas 84.2
Effective FG%: Seattle .524, Dallas .381
Turnover Pct: Seattle .234, Dallas .197
Offensive Reb%: Seattle .250, Dallas .243
Free Throw Rate: Seattle .190, Dallas .194
Individual Plus/Minus:
Seattle: Clark +24 (53-29), Howard +23 (56-33), Russell +14 (43-29), Loyd +10 (43-33), Canada +23 (54-31), Whitcomb +10 (31-21), Langhorne 0 (33-33), Zellous -10 (25-35), Mosqueda-Lewis -9 (24-33), Paris -9 (24-33), Dietrick -6 (4-10)
Dallas: Gray -4 (54-58), Johnson -22 (25-47), Harrison -4 (62-66), Davis -20 (26-46), Ogunbowale -13 (56-69), McCarty-Williams -10 (14-24), Anigwe +1 (14-13), Gustafson -4 (33-37), Samuelson +6 (36-30)

Las Vegas 98, Phoenix 89
Team Comparison:
Total Possessions: Las Vegas 84, Phoenix 84
Rebound Percentage: Las Vegas .581, Phoenix .419
Points Off Turnovers: Las Vegas 18, Phoenix 12
Points in the Paint: Las Vegas 46, Phoenix 38
2nd-Chance Points: Las Vegas 15, Phoenix 4
Fast Break Points: Las Vegas 2, Phoenix 4
Four Factors:
Offensive Efficiency: Las Vegas 116.7, Phoenix 106.0
Effective FG%: Las Vegas .534, Phoenix .525
Turnover Pct: Las Vegas .179, Phoenix .179
Offensive Reb%: Las Vegas .323, Phoenix .161
Free Throw Rate: Las Vegas .257, Phoenix .458
Individual Plus/Minus:
Las Vegas: T.Young +11 (74-63), Wilson +8 (69-61), Cambage -3 (54-57), McBride +6 (65-59), J.Young -1 (39-40), Park -2 (6-8), Plum +11 (71-60), Hamby +12 (71-59), Rodgers +2 (16-14), Prince +1 (25-24), Colson 0 (0-0)
Phoenix: Bonner -7 (66-73), B.Turner -8 (65-73), Griner -4 (69-73), Mitchell -7 (55-62), January -10 (62-72), Carson -2 (25-27), Little -8 (24-32), Cunningham -1 (26-27), Y.Turner 0 (33-33), Lyttle +2 (20-18)

Los Angeles 77, Minnesota 68
Team Comparison:
Total Possessions: Minnesota 73, Los Angeles 75
Rebound Percentage: Minnesota .567, Los Angeles .433
Points Off Turnovers: Minnesota 16, Los Angeles 15
Points in the Paint: Minnesota 34, Los Angeles 42
2nd-Chance Points: Minnesota 13, Los Angeles 9
Fast Break Points: Minnesota 0, Los Angeles 8
Four Factors:
Offensive Efficiency: Minnesota 93.2, Los Angeles 102.7
Effective FG%: Minnesota .417, Los Angeles .552
Turnover Pct: Minnesota .233, Los Angeles .187
Offensive Reb%: Minnesota .359, Los Angeles .226
Free Throw Rate: Minnesota .111, Los Angeles .045
Individual Plus/Minus:
Minnesota: Collier -7 (64-71), Dantas 0 (52-52), Fowles -6 (51-57), Sims -5 (51-56), Robinson 0 (37-37), Augustus -7 (23-30), Brown -15 (41-56), Fagbenle -3 (17-20), Talbot -2 (4-6)
Los Angeles: Ruffin-Pratt +7 (40-33), Parker +7 (46-39), N.Ogwumike +3 (44-41), Williams +3 (41-38), Gray +11 (48-37), Wiese +10 (53-43), C.Ogwumike +8 (37-29), Beard -1 (17-18), Brown 0 (27-27), Jones -4 (16-20), Mabrey +1 (16-15)

Inside the Box Score: September 6

Washington 86, Dallas 73
Team Comparison:
Total Possessions: Dallas 74, Washington 75
Rebound Percentage: Dallas .486, Washington .514
Points Off Turnovers: Dallas 9, Washington 13
Points in the Paint: Dallas 32, Washington 40
2nd-Chance Points: Dallas 11, Washington 12
Fast Break Points: Dallas 2, Washington 2
Four Factors:
Offensive Efficiency: Dallas 98.6, Washington 114.7
Effective FG%: Dallas .445, Washington .522
Turnover Pct: Dallas .189, Washington .147
Offensive Reb%: Dallas .273, Washington .300
Free Throw Rate: Dallas .250, Washington .203
Individual Plus/Minus:
Dallas: Gray -15 (39-54), Johnson -9 (65-74), Harrison -13 (55-68), Davis -13 (11-24), Ogunbowale -9 (70-79), Anigwe -4 (23-27), Gustafson +1 (26-25), Samuelson -1 (39-40), McCarty-Williams -2 (37-39)
Washington: Delle Donne +14 (73-59), Meesseman +15 (70-55), Sanders +15 (53-38), Atkins +17 (64-47), Cloud +13 (79-66), Powers -3 (34-37), Walker-Kimbrough -3 (36-39), Hines-Allen -3 (21-24)

Chicago 109, Connecticut 104 (OT)
Team Comparison:
Total Possessions: Chicago 100, Connecticut 100
Rebound Percentage: Chicago .470, Connecticut .530
Points Off Turnovers: Chicago 14, Connecticut 19
Points in the Paint: Chicago 54, Connecticut 36
2nd-Chance Points: Chicago 12, Connecticut 15
Fast Break Points: Chicago 11, Connecticut 20
Four Factors:
Offensive Efficiency: Chicago 109.0, Connecticut 104.0
Effective FG%: Chicago .571, Connecticut .494
Turnover Pct: Chicago .220, Connecticut .180
Offensive Reb%: Chicago .200, Connecticut .261
Free Throw Rate: Chicago .273, Connecticut .180
Individual Plus/Minus:
Chicago: DeShields +14 (91-77), Ndour +15 (89-74), Dolson +16 (97-81), Quigley 0 (57-57), Vandersloot +9 (95-86), Parker -21 (32-53), Copper -13 (30-43), Williams +11 (42-31), Samuelson -3 (4-7), Faulkner -3 (8-11)
Connecticut: Stricklen -2 (67-69), A.Thomas +5 (88-83), J.Jones +2 (93-91), Williams -6 (97-103), J.Thomas -13 (68-81), Hiedeman +8 (36-28), Holmes -3 (37-40), Banham +1 (7-6), Tuck -10 (16-26), B.Jones -7 (11-18)

Indiana 86, New York 81
Team Comparison:
Total Possessions: Indiana 87, New York 87
Rebound Percentage: Indiana .503, New York .497
Points Off Turnovers: Indiana 10, New York 21
Points in the Paint: Indiana 36, New York 38
2nd-Chance Points: Indiana 17, New York 15
Fast Break Points: Indiana 4, New York 0
Four Factors:
Offensive Efficiency: Indiana 105.1, New York 87.3
Effective FG%: Indiana .574, New York .460
Turnover Pct: Indiana .203, New York .203
Offensive Reb%: Indiana .185, New York .147
Free Throw Rate: Indiana .213, New York .194
Individual Plus/Minus:
Indiana: Burke -8 (51-59), Dupree +11 (69-58), McCowan +11 (73-62), T.Mitchell +5 (61-56), Wheeler +8 (57-49), K.Mitchell +7 (51-44), Achonwa -9 (24-33), Laney +3 (38-35), Mavunga -3 (6-9)
New York: Nurse -7 (31-38), Charles -8 (59-67), Zahui B. -5 (27-32), Wright -9 (29-38), Hartley -10 (23-33), Johannès +5 (63-58), Gray +6 (27-21), Boyd +4 (47-43), Allen +1 (50-49), Raincock-Ekunwe -4 (23-27), Han +2 (26-24)

Minnesota 83, Phoenix 69
Team Comparison:
Total Possessions: Minnesota 79, Phoenix 79
Rebound Percentage: Minnesota .519, Phoenix .481
Points Off Turnovers: Minnesota 19, Phoenix 14
Points in the Paint: Minnesota 36, Phoenix 34
2nd-Chance Points: Minnesota 4, Phoenix 5
Fast Break Points: Minnesota 12, Phoenix 4
Four Factors:
Offensive Efficiency: Minnesota 105.1, Phoenix 87.3
Effective FG%: Minnesota .574, Phoenix .460
Turnover Pct: Minnesota .203, Phoenix .203
Offensive Reb%: Minnesota .185, Phoenix .147
Free Throw Rate: Minnesota .213, Phoenix .194
Individual Plus/Minus:
Minnesota: Collier +19 (77-58), Dantas +11 (72-61), Fowles +19 (74-55), Sims +19 (79-60), Robinson -8 (23-31), Fagbenle -5 (9-14), Augustus +1 (35-34), Talbot -1 (4-5), Brown +19 (42-23), Carleton -4 (0-4)
Phoenix: Bonner -13 (48-61), B.Turner -11 (30-41), Griner -15 (39-54), Mitchell -16 (50-66), January -12 (33-45), Carson -4 (20-24), Little 0 (33-33), Y.Turner -5 (23-28), Cunningham +5 (41-36), Lyttle +1 (28-27)