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– MIN = Minutes.
– FGA = Field-goals attempted.
– FG% = Field goal percentage.
– 3PA = 3-pointers attempted.
– 3P% = 3-point percentage.
– FTM = Free throws made.

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## What does percentage mean in basketball?

Field goal percentage is used to measure how well a player or team shoots the ball during a game. To calculate field goal percentage, divide the number of made shots by the total number of shot attempts. Field goal percentage counts all shots taken during live game action.

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## What’s a good shooting percentage in the NBA?

Currently, all of the top ten in field goal percentage (all centers) are shooting at least 55%. That’s a pretty good standard for big men. Gary Harris is shooting 50 percent, the best of any guard. For an NBA guard, anything over 45% is excellent.

## What do the stats mean in basketball?

Plus/Minus (PM): The PM stat is “Plus/Minus”, and reflects how the team did while that player is on the court. If a player has a +5 PM, it means his team outscored the opponent by 5 points while he was on the court. If he has a -3, then the opposing team outscored his team by 3 points while he was on the court.

## Has anyone ever shot 100% in the NBA?

At time of writing, the last person to do it was Thomas Bryant on December 22nd, 2018 (31 points on 14/14 shooting). Caveat: this data is only fully accurate back to the 1983–84 season. Before that, many games lack FGA data , and thus a FG% statistic can’t be calculated.

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## Has any NBA team scored 200 points?

Think for a minute how improbable it is to score 200 points in 40 minutes. The Detroit Pistons scored the most points an NBA game in a 186-184 win over the Denver Nuggets in 1983. But that game went three overtimes, lasting 63 minutes.

## How many points have been scored in the NBA?

As of this morning (December 10, 2018), the answer is 12,172,164. That’s if you include the three seasons, 1946–1949, when the league still carried the name Basketball Association of America (BAA).

– MIN = Minutes.
– FGA = Field-goals attempted.
– FG% = Field goal percentage.
– 3PA = 3-pointers attempted.
– 3P% = 3-point percentage.
– FTM = Free throws made.

## What do NBA stats mean?

Plus/Minus (PM): The PM stat is “Plus/Minus”, and reflects how the team did while that player is on the court. If a player has a +5 PM, it means his team outscored the opponent by 5 points while he was on the court.

## What was the lowest scoring NBA game ever?

In the lowest scoring game of all time, the Fort Wayne Pistons beat the Minneapolis Lakers 19-18 that day.

## Who has the best shooting average in the NBA?

Rank Player FG%
—- ————– —–
1. DeAndre Jordan .6695
2. Rudy Gobert .6408
3. Tyson Chandler .5966

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## What was the lowest scoring game?

In the lowest scoring game of all time, the Fort Wayne Pistons beat the Minneapolis Lakers 19-18 that day.

## What does BS mean in basketball stats?

it means blocks against – the number of times that player’s shot was blocked.

## What NBA team has the best shooting percentage?

Rank Team 2019
—- ——— —–
1 LA Lakers 48.2%
2 Indiana 47.5%
3 Denver 47.3%
4 Miami