Los Angeles Lakers

Game 3 105.0 - 81.0
Game Date: 2004-05-09

San Antonio Spurs

Los Angeles Lakers vs. San Antonio Spurs : Game 3 105.0 - 81.0

Game Date: 2004-05-09

Los Angeles Lakers's Basic Boxscore
Los Angeles Lakers's Advanced Boxscore
San Antonio Spurs's Basic Boxscore
San Antonio Spurs's Advanced Boxscore
Los Angeles Lakers's Shot Chart
Win Probability: Los Angeles Lakers vs San Antonio Spurs
San Antonio Spurs's Shot Chart

Key Players For This Game

Shaquille O'Neal

Nickname: Shaquille

Basic Player Statistic Summary
Advanced Player Statistic Summary
Nickname: Tim

Tim Duncan

Basic Player Statistic Summary
Advanced Player Statistic Summary
Los Angeles Lakers Boxscore Summary
San Antonio Spurs Boxscore Summary
Shaquille's Shot Chart Summary
Tim's Shot Chart Summary

Game Summary

The 2004 West Conference Semi-Finals of the NBA Playoffs featured Los Angeles Lakers vs. San Antonio Spurs head-to-head, and both teams battled 6 times. Out of the 6 game series of the Conference Semi-Finals of the 2004 NBA Playoffs, Los Angeles Lakers outdueled San Antonio Spurs , coming ontop of the series and winning 4 playoff games as opposed to San Antonio Spurs ’s 2 playoff games victories.

As we examine the head-to-head stats between both teams, we can see that Los Angeles Lakers had an offensive rating of 112.9, defensive rating of 86.2, 40.0 free-throw attempts, and 16.0 three-point attempts, shooting it at a 0.375 percent clip as a team. San Antonio Spurs had an offensive rating of 86.2, defensive rating of 112.9, 22.0 free-throw attempts, 27.0 three-point attempts shooting it at a 0.407 percent clip as a team in this playoff game. During the regular season, Los Angeles Lakers finished the game with a record of 93 , and San Antonio Spurs recorded Los Angeles Lakers possessions throughout the course of the basketball game. Evaluating Los Angeles Lakers vs San Antonio Spurs’s based on the advanced stats, Los Angeles Lakers had a better score in the effective shooting percentage category with 0.615 percent, Los Angeles Lakers had a better score in terms of turnover percentage with 20.4 vs 22.3.

The most impactful players on each team in the Los Angeles Lakers vs. San Antonio Spurs matchup of the 2004 West Conference Semi-Finals NBA Playoffs were Shaquille O'Neal and Tim Duncan based 25 minutes or greater game-minutes played. Shaquille O'Neal for the Los Angeles Lakers in the Conference Semi-Finals of the NBA Playoffs, put up 13.0 and made 11.0 , 3.0 offensive rebounds 12.0 defensive rebounds, 5.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.387. While Tim Duncan put up 14.0 and made 4.0, 5.0 offensive rebounds, 8.0 defensive rebounds, 2.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.045.