Dallas Mavericks

Game 5 103.0 - 100.0
Game Date: 2005-05-02

Houston Rockets

Dallas Mavericks vs. Houston Rockets : Game 5 103.0 - 100.0

Game Date: 2005-05-02

Dallas Mavericks's Basic Boxscore
Dallas Mavericks's Advanced Boxscore
Houston Rockets's Basic Boxscore
Houston Rockets's Advanced Boxscore
Dallas Mavericks's Shot Chart
Win Probability: Dallas Mavericks vs Houston Rockets
Houston Rockets's Shot Chart

Key Players For This Game

Dirk Nowitzki

Nickname: Dirk

Basic Player Statistic Summary
Advanced Player Statistic Summary
Nickname: ao Ming

Yao Ming

Basic Player Statistic Summary
Advanced Player Statistic Summary
Dallas Mavericks Boxscore Summary
Houston Rockets Boxscore Summary
Dirk's Shot Chart Summary
ao Ming's Shot Chart Summary

Game Summary

The 2005 West 1st Round of the NBA Playoffs featured Dallas Mavericks vs. Houston Rockets head-to-head, and both teams battled 7 times. Out of the 7 game series of the 1st Round of the 2005 NBA Playoffs, Dallas Mavericks outdueled Houston Rockets , coming ontop of the series and winning 4 playoff games as opposed to Houston Rockets ’s 3 playoff games victories.

As we examine the head-to-head stats between both teams, we can see that Dallas Mavericks had an offensive rating of 113.2, defensive rating of 109.9, 34.0 free-throw attempts, and 15.0 three-point attempts, shooting it at a 0.4 percent clip as a team. Houston Rockets had an offensive rating of 109.9, defensive rating of 113.2, 40.0 free-throw attempts, 13.0 three-point attempts shooting it at a 0.385 percent clip as a team in this playoff game. During the regular season, Dallas Mavericks finished the game with a record of 91 , and Houston Rockets recorded Dallas Mavericks possessions throughout the course of the basketball game. Evaluating Dallas Mavericks vs Houston Rockets’s based on the advanced stats,Houston Rockets had a better score in the effective shooting percentage category with 0.53 percent, Dallas Mavericks had a better score in terms of turnover percentage with 12.1 vs 15.4.

The most impactful players on each team in the Dallas Mavericks vs. Houston Rockets matchup of the 2005 West 1st Round NBA Playoffs were Dirk Nowitzki and Yao Ming based 25 minutes or greater game-minutes played. Dirk Nowitzki for the Dallas Mavericks in the 1st Round of the NBA Playoffs, put up 22.0 and made 9.0 , 4.0 offensive rebounds 9.0 defensive rebounds, 2.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.153. While Yao Ming put up 13.0 and made 10.0, 3.0 offensive rebounds, 5.0 defensive rebounds, 0.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.189.