The 2018 East Conference Finals of the NBA Playoffs featured Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Boston Celtics head-to-head, and both teams battled 7 times. Out of the 7 game series of the Conference Finals of the 2018 NBA Playoffs, Cleveland Cavaliers outdueled Boston Celtics , coming ontop of the series and winning 4 playoff games as opposed to Boston Celtics ’s 3 playoff games victories.
As we examine the head-to-head stats between both teams, we can see that Cleveland Cavaliers had an offensive rating of 119.8, defensive rating of 111.2, 22.0 free-throw attempts, and 23.0 three-point attempts, shooting it at a 0.391 percent clip as a team. Boston Celtics had an offensive rating of 111.2, defensive rating of 119.8, 20.0 free-throw attempts, 28.0 three-point attempts shooting it at a 0.429 percent clip as a team in this playoff game. During the regular season, Cleveland Cavaliers finished the game with a record of 91 , and Boston Celtics recorded Cleveland Cavaliers possessions throughout the course of the basketball game. Evaluating Cleveland Cavaliers vs Boston Celtics’s based on the advanced stats,Boston Celtics had a better score in the effective shooting percentage category with 0.595 percent, Cleveland Cavaliers had a better score in terms of turnover percentage with 12.1 vs 15.7.
The most impactful players on each team in the Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Boston Celtics matchup of the 2018 East Conference Finals NBA Playoffs were LeBron James and Terry Rozier based 25 minutes or greater game-minutes played. LeBron James for the Cleveland Cavaliers in the Conference Finals of the NBA Playoffs, put up 33.0 and made 17.0 , 3.0 offensive rebounds 8.0 defensive rebounds, 9.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.266. While Terry Rozier put up 16.0 and made 10.0, 0.0 offensive rebounds, 3.0 defensive rebounds, 7.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.223.