Vol.3, Iss.16: Hunting Season
From Game 1 of the series, Chris Paul was hunting pigeons out there. Breaking down how CP3 led the Suns to 4 wins in Round 1.
What A Player…..
I’ll let you in on a little secret - there’s going to be another Issue of the Newsletter tomorrow. Yes that’s right, two in two days! So while I am sure to gush over Chris Paul on the podcast coming really soon, I just had to talk about my biggest takeaway from the Pelicans series before it’s a distant memory. If this happens to be your first time visiting, please feel free to hit that little button below.
Let’s Go Shooting…..
This Issue is all about the video at the top of the page, but here’s some stats to pore over while you go through the tape.
Chris Paul Series Stats:
22.3 PPG (57%-31%-96%) / 11.3 APG / 4.3 RPG / 1.8 SPG / 1.5 TPG
Chris Paul Series Q4 Stats:
61 PTS (67%-33%-93%) / 18 AST / 12 REB / 1 STL / 4 TOS
Chris Paul Series Q4 In Suns Wins Stats:
54 PTS (77%-43%-92%) / 9 AST / 10 REB / 1 STL / 2 TOS
Chris Paul Series Clutch Stats:
13 PTS (71%-0%-100%) / 3 AST / 2 REB / 0 STL / 1 TOS
Chris Paul vs Larry Nance Matchup Stats:
5:12 MINS: 21 PTS & 8 AST - 9 OF 15 FG
Mikal Bridges vs Brandon Ingram Game 5 Matchup Stats:
7:02 MINS: 4 PTS & 2 AST - 2 OF 7 FG (MIKAL DEFENDER)
6:50 MINS: 18 PTS & 0 AST - 7 OF 10 FG (INGRAM DEFENDER)
If you’d rather watch on YouTube…..
OT is coming REAL soon in the form of another Newsletter, including a podcast reviewing the Pelicans series & previewing the Mavericks. I’ll also wrap up all my other Round 1 content in the extra time portion of that Issue. Until then!