# USports Shooting Metrics

USports basketball in Canada (Men’s and Women’s) differentiates metrics into two different categories with a couple of stats spanning both. The two categories are Shooting and Ball Control, in this post we will be covering of what USports classifies as Shooting metrics.

**GP (Games Played): **The number of games played

**GS (Games Started): **The number of games started by the player

**MIN (Minutes Played):** The number of minutes played by a player or team

**MIN AVG (Minutes Per Game): **The number of minutes played by a player per game

*Calculation: MIN / GP*

**PTS (Points): **The number of points scored

**PTS AVG (Points Per Game): **The number of points scored per game

*Calculation: PTS / GP *

**FG-FGA (Field Goals Made – Field Goals Attempted): **The number of field goals made vs. field goals attempted

**FG PCT (Field Goal Percentage): **The percentage of field goal attempted that a player makes

*Calculation: Field Goals Made / Field Goals Attempted *

**3FG-3FGA (3 Point Made – 3 Point Attempted): **The number of 3 pointers made vs. 3 pointers attempted

**3P% (3 Point Percentage): **The percentage of 3 point field goal attempts that a player makes

*Calculation: 3 Pointers Made / 3 Pointers Attempted*

**FT-FTA (Free Throws Made – Free Throws Attempted): **The number of free throws made vs. free throws attempted

**FT% (Free Throw Percentage): **The number of free throw attempts that a player or team has made

*Calculation: Free Throw Made / Free Throw Attempted*

**FGM (Field Goals Made): **The number of field goals that a player or team has made. This includes both 2 pointers and 3 pointers

**FGA (Field Goals Attempted): **The number of field goals that a player or team has attempted. This includes both 2 pointers and 3 pointers

**FG% (Field Goal Percentage): **The percentage of field goal attempts that a player makes

*Calculation: Field Goals Made / Field Goals Attempted *