Indiana Pacers

Game 6 89.0 - 92.0
Game Date: 2005-05-05

Boston Celtics

Indiana Pacers vs. Boston Celtics : Game 6 89.0 - 92.0

Game Date: 2005-05-05

Indiana Pacers's Basic Boxscore
Indiana Pacers's Advanced Boxscore
Boston Celtics's Basic Boxscore
Boston Celtics's Advanced Boxscore
Indiana Pacers's Shot Chart
Win Probability: Indiana Pacers vs Boston Celtics
Boston Celtics's Shot Chart

Key Players For This Game

Jermaine O'Neal

Nickname: Jermaine

Basic Player Statistic Summary
Advanced Player Statistic Summary
Nickname: Paul

Paul Pierce

Basic Player Statistic Summary
Advanced Player Statistic Summary
Indiana Pacers Boxscore Summary
Boston Celtics Boxscore Summary
Jermaine's Shot Chart Summary
Paul's Shot Chart Summary

Game Summary

The 2005 East 1st Round of the NBA Playoffs featured Indiana Pacers vs. Boston Celtics head-to-head, and both teams battled 7 times. Out of the 7 game series of the 1st Round of the 2005 NBA Playoffs, Boston Celtics outdueled Indiana Pacers , coming ontop of the series and winning 4 playoff games as opposed to Indiana Pacers ’s 3 playoff games victories.

As we examine the head-to-head stats between both teams, we can see that Indiana Pacers had an offensive rating of 91.8, defensive rating of 94.8, 37.0 free-throw attempts, and 25.0 three-point attempts, shooting it at a 0.24 percent clip as a team. Boston Celtics had an offensive rating of 94.8, defensive rating of 91.8, 19.0 free-throw attempts, 16.0 three-point attempts shooting it at a 0.188 percent clip as a team in this playoff game. During the regular season, Indiana Pacers finished the game with a record of 97 , and Boston Celtics recorded Indiana Pacers possessions throughout the course of the basketball game. Evaluating Indiana Pacers vs Boston Celtics’s based on the advanced stats,Boston Celtics had a better score in the effective shooting percentage category with 0.428 percent, Indiana Pacers had a better score in terms of turnover percentage with 16.5 vs 17.5.

The most impactful players on each team in the Indiana Pacers vs. Boston Celtics matchup of the 2005 East 1st Round NBA Playoffs were Jermaine O'Neal and Paul Pierce based 25 minutes or greater game-minutes played. Jermaine O'Neal for the Indiana Pacers in the 1st Round of the NBA Playoffs, put up 19.0 and made 6.0 , 2.0 offensive rebounds 8.0 defensive rebounds, 2.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.174. While Paul Pierce put up 12.0 and made 7.0, 1.0 offensive rebounds, 10.0 defensive rebounds, 6.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.295.