2019-20 Pelicans season preview: Frontcourt stats to watch

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2019-20 Pelicans season preview: Frontcourt stats to watch
2019-20 Pelicans season preview: Frontcourt stats to watch

Want to know how the New Orleans Pelicans are faring this season? Here are some of the key statistics to monitor throughout the 2019-20 regular season among the team's forwards and centers: Points per shot. Now in his fourth NBA season, the Duke product has made dramatic strides in offensive efficiency, starting at just the 10th percentile as a rookie, but moving up to the 63rd percentile in '18-19 (he was in the 43rd percentile in his second campaign). Part of his additional efficiency improvement could come from shot selection – he averaged about four mid-range shots (attempts outside the paint but inside the three-point line) last season and ideally will reduce or not exceed that number in

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