San Antonio Spurs

Game 5 99.0 - 89.0
Game Date: 2005-05-04

Denver Nuggets

San Antonio Spurs vs. Denver Nuggets : Game 5 99.0 - 89.0

Game Date: 2005-05-04

San Antonio Spurs's Basic Boxscore
San Antonio Spurs's Advanced Boxscore
Denver Nuggets's Basic Boxscore
Denver Nuggets's Advanced Boxscore
San Antonio Spurs's Shot Chart
Win Probability: San Antonio Spurs vs Denver Nuggets
Denver Nuggets's Shot Chart

Key Players For This Game

Tim Duncan

Nickname: Tim

Basic Player Statistic Summary
Advanced Player Statistic Summary
Nickname: Andre

Andre Miller

Basic Player Statistic Summary
Advanced Player Statistic Summary
San Antonio Spurs Boxscore Summary
Denver Nuggets Boxscore Summary
Tim's Shot Chart Summary
Andre's Shot Chart Summary

Game Summary

The 2005 West 1st Round of the NBA Playoffs featured San Antonio Spurs vs. Denver Nuggets head-to-head, and both teams battled 5 times. Out of the 5 game series of the 1st Round of the 2005 NBA Playoffs, San Antonio Spurs outdueled Denver Nuggets , coming ontop of the series and winning 4 playoff games as opposed to Denver Nuggets ’s 1 playoff games victories.

As we examine the head-to-head stats between both teams, we can see that San Antonio Spurs had an offensive rating of 111.2, defensive rating of 100.0, 33.0 free-throw attempts, and 24.0 three-point attempts, shooting it at a 0.375 percent clip as a team. Denver Nuggets had an offensive rating of 100.0, defensive rating of 111.2, 20.0 free-throw attempts, 10.0 three-point attempts shooting it at a 0.1 percent clip as a team in this playoff game. During the regular season, San Antonio Spurs finished the game with a record of 89 , and Denver Nuggets recorded San Antonio Spurs possessions throughout the course of the basketball game. Evaluating San Antonio Spurs vs Denver Nuggets’s based on the advanced stats, San Antonio Spurs had a better score in the effective shooting percentage category with 0.514 percent, Denver Nuggets had a better score in terms of turnover percentage with 14.6 vs 19.1 .

The most impactful players on each team in the San Antonio Spurs vs. Denver Nuggets matchup of the 2005 West 1st Round NBA Playoffs were Tim Duncan and Andre Miller based 25 minutes or greater game-minutes played. Tim Duncan for the San Antonio Spurs in the 1st Round of the NBA Playoffs, put up 15.0 and made 8.0 , 5.0 offensive rebounds 6.0 defensive rebounds, 5.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.209. While Andre Miller put up 12.0 and made 6.0, 4.0 offensive rebounds, 3.0 defensive rebounds, 6.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.148.