Averaging 17+7 per game in February, the rockets’ new star has improved four times, two details revealed

2022-05-07 0 By

Article/water cleared the rockets 120-139 loss to the raptors, team player potter 11 of 16 shots, including six of nine 3-pointers, 30 points and 3 rebounds and eight assists 1 steals, 30 points, potter scoring record this season, 8 assists only 3 turnovers, is the standard of the brain, which is in February after small potter state “miniature”,He is experiencing four times of sublimation on a monthly basis, and the cause is the result of two details working together.Porter averaged 17.2 points, 2.5 rebounds and 6.7 assists per game in February. He is 193 centimeters tall, 92 kilograms, and 206 centimeters with a wingspan. He is 22 years old and was described by NBA scouts as an “athletic left-hander”.Traded to the Rockets last season after a locker room incident with the Cavs.After averaging 16.6 points, 3.8 rebounds and 6.3 assists in 26 games in Houston, he was seen as one of the building blocks for the future.But the new season, the team to a second selected jay – green, and there is no actual lead in Cornwall, little potter played abnormal struggle, even appear between incident and mentor Lucas, the good news is that with the deepening of the game, the 22-year-old star in one step one step of sublimation, reflected in the data as follows:In the first 17 games of the season (October-November), Porter averaged 13.4 points, 4.8 rebounds and 6 assists on 35.9%+30.4% shooting, but had 4.3 turnovers, a shooting percentage of less than 4, and an assist-loss ratio of 1.4. Porter’s performance was not up to the point guard standard.In December, porter only played 3 games due to injury and triggered safety and health protocol. Although his sample size was small, he averaged 13.3 points, 2.7 rebounds, 5.3 assists and 2.3 turnovers on 38.3%+44.1% shooting percentage. His 3-point percentage exceeded 40%, and his ASSIST/loss ratio reached 2.3, which is more or less like a starting point guard.After entering this year, small porter usher in sublimation again.In January of this year, Porter hit 41.8%+38.9% in 12 games, averaging 13.1 points, 3.8 rebounds, 6.2 assists and 3 turnovers per game. The overall hit rate finally broke through 40%, the three-point hit rate reached the standard above shooter, and the assist-loss ratio came to 2.1. Basically, he is a qualified point guard.In six games in February, Porter made 49.3%+49.8% shooting, averaging 17.2 points, 2.5 rebounds, 6.7 assists and 3.3 turnovers per game. His shooting percentage has exceeded the league average, and his assist-loss ratio has stabilized. From these six games, he is already a qualified point guard.So how does Porter make the leap one step at a time?Although potter has hit potential nova worth last season, but he was only a total of 76 games the last two years, at the beginning of the season directly as the starting point guard, he also very uncomfortable, after the first three months of endeavor and 20 games, he gradually adapt to their own role, with the other 29 teams starting point guard against, personal attacks or team, gradually smoothes out the clue,This is one of the important factors that his shooting percentage can increase and his turnovers can decrease.A more notable detail is that porter, who was not comfortable with Green and wanted to be a perimeter leader early in the season, averaged 12.8 shots, 4.8 rebounds and 1.3 steals per game, the highest in any of the four periods since January.His average is down to 11 shots, 3.4 rebounds and 1.1 steals per game.When he doesn’t force himself to attack and defend, he focuses on attacking properly and combing the team, his efficiency increases naturally.As a result, Porter exploded in February, averaging 12.2 points and 6.7 assists per game to become a legitimate starting point guard. He’s only 22 years old, and with his talent, he has the potential to become the rockets’ future perimeter cornerstone and even become one of the league’s new stars.