Van Exel's offense has declined all year, after a fast start.
Since going to Dallas, the dropoff has been more dramatic:
team min. .FG% .FT% 3pt%
Denv 38.6 .408 .782 .337
Dall 28.4 .355 .704 .217
In 3 of the 5 previous games, he was 0-7 or 1-7.
His previous best game was 20 pts in 43 minutes, against his former
I think Nick has your number.
--- In APBR_analysis@y..., "Michael K. Tamada" <tamada@o...> wrote:
> Back to the hot hand/Nick Van Exel discussions we were having a
> weeks ago:
> The Sonics played the Mavericks, now featuring Van Exel, this
> hot streaks be predicted? Most Sonics fans were probably
predicting a hot
> game for Van Exel, and so it was:
> 17 points, 6-12 shooting -- that doesn't sound hot.
> Van Exel played only 25 minutes, and was 3-4 on 3-pters and 2-2 on
> So his scoring efficiency was over 65%, and he was scoring at a 33
> per 48 minutes clip. That's better than he usually does -- he's
> 50% scoring efficiency this season and over his career, and even in
> hot season of his is scoring less than 26 points per 48 mins.