Pro Stats For Amateur Teams

Stat Definitions

Possessions: Possessions can be estimated very well using the following formula: FGA-OR+TO+0.475xFTA

Defensive Points Per Possession (D PPP): Points allowed per possession. Also known as ‘Defensive Efficiency’. Formula: Points allowed / possessions

Points Per Possession - Margin (PPP Margin): The difference between Offensive PPP and Defensive PPP. Formula: Offensive PPP - Defensive PPP

Pace Rating (Pace): Measures the speed in which a team plays, based on number of possessions. Formula: 32 * ((Tm Poss + Opp Poss) / (2 * (Tm MP / 5))). Pace factor is an estimate of the number of possessions per 32 minutes by a team.

Turnover Percentage (TO%): Measures the percentage of turnovers per possession. Formula: Turnovers / possessions.

Effective Field Goal Percentage (eFG%): Adjusts field goal percentage to account for the fact that three-point field goals count for three points while field goals only count for two points. Formula: (FGM + 0.5*3PM) / FGA

Offensive Rebounding Percentage (oReb%): Measures the percentage of offensive rebounds per shot missed field goal. Formula: Offensive Rebounds / missed field goals

Assist Rate (AstRt): Measures the percentage of assists per made field goal. Formula: Assists / Made Field Goals.

True Shooting Percentage (TS%): Measure of shooting efficiency that takes into account field goals, 3-point field goals, and free throws. Formula: Points scored / ( 2* (FGA + 0.475*FTA))

Charges Per Game (Chrg): Number of charges per game. Formula: Charges / games.