Field Goal %
Three Point %
- Memphis, TN
- Line: POR -5.5
- Over/Under: 216
|Field Goal %||53.2||53.3|
|Three Point %||31.0||48.1|
|Free Throw %||85.7||75.0|
|Points Off Turnovers||20||20|
|Fast Break Points||25||20|
|Points in Paint||64||48|
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