The 2018 East 1st Round of the NBA Playoffs featured Philadelphia 76ers vs. Miami Heat head-to-head, and both teams battled 5 times. Out of the 5 game series of the 1st Round of the 2018 NBA Playoffs, Miami Heat outdueled Philadelphia 76ers , coming ontop of the series and winning 4 playoff games as opposed to Philadelphia 76ers ’s 1 playoff games victories.
As we examine the head-to-head stats between both teams, we can see that Philadelphia 76ers had an offensive rating of 102.0, defensive rating of 111.9, 22.0 free-throw attempts, and 36.0 three-point attempts, shooting it at a 0.194 percent clip as a team. Miami Heat had an offensive rating of 111.9, defensive rating of 102.0, 30.0 free-throw attempts, 25.0 three-point attempts shooting it at a 0.36 percent clip as a team in this playoff game. During the regular season, Philadelphia 76ers finished the game with a record of 101 , and Miami Heat recorded Philadelphia 76ers possessions throughout the course of the basketball game. Evaluating Philadelphia 76ers vs Miami Heat’s based on the advanced stats,Miami Heat had a better score in the effective shooting percentage category with 0.543 percent, Miami Heat had a better score in terms of turnover percentage with 14.9 vs 14.9.
The most impactful players on each team in the Philadelphia 76ers vs. Miami Heat matchup of the 2018 East 1st Round NBA Playoffs were Ben Simmons and James Johnson based 25 minutes or greater game-minutes played. Ben Simmons for the Philadelphia 76ers in the 1st Round of the NBA Playoffs, put up 17.0 and made 10.0 , 3.0 offensive rebounds 6.0 defensive rebounds, 8.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.171. While James Johnson put up 7.0 and made 7.0, 1.0 offensive rebounds, 6.0 defensive rebounds, 5.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.164.