Originally posted on Hoopinion  |  Last updated 1/7/12
It really is pretty simple for Josh Smith:OppFGA at rimFGA 15'+PtsTS%@CHA1232359.5%MIA771740.6%@CHI581548.0%@MIA57934.9%@HOU271238.7%NJ35939.8%WASH561553.3%@NJ24531.7%On the season, Josh Smith is making 65.9% of his shots at the rim and 25.5% of his shots outside of 15 feet. He's attempted six more of the latter.Al Horford has received a lot of criticism in the comments here. Fairly, in terms of his usage and scoring rate being down from last season:HorfordPts/36Usg%2010-1115.719.72011-1213.416.9Unfairly, if you ask me, due to how he has, when he's touched the ball, addressed the valid criticisms of his offensive game from last season, specifically his reliance on the face-up jumper and an inability to get to the foul line:Horford%FGA at rim%FGA 15'+FT RateTS%2010-1126.1%40.9%16.358.7%2011-1242.1%27.6%27.658.0%Despite making just 72.4% of his free throws and 30% of his long, two-point jumpers so far this season, Horford's commitment to getting to the line has kept his efficiency con...
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