The 2018 East Conference Semi-Finals of the NBA Playoffs featured Philadelphia 76ers vs. Boston Celtics head-to-head, and both teams battled 5 times. Out of the 5 game series of the Conference Semi-Finals of the 2018 NBA Playoffs, Philadelphia 76ers outdueled Boston Celtics , coming ontop of the series and winning 4 playoff games as opposed to Boston Celtics ’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 108.4, defensive rating of 95.8, 26.0 free-throw attempts, and 26.0 three-point attempts, shooting it at a 0.269 percent clip as a team. Boston Celtics had an offensive rating of 95.8, defensive rating of 108.4, 26.0 free-throw attempts, 32.0 three-point attempts shooting it at a 0.344 percent clip as a team in this playoff game. During the regular season, Philadelphia 76ers finished the game with a record of 95 , and Boston Celtics recorded Philadelphia 76ers possessions throughout the course of the basketball game. Evaluating Philadelphia 76ers vs Boston Celtics’s based on the advanced stats,Boston Celtics had a better score in the effective shooting percentage category with 0.487 percent, Philadelphia 76ers had a better score in terms of turnover percentage with 10.5 vs 15.6.
The most impactful players on each team in the Philadelphia 76ers vs. Boston Celtics matchup of the 2018 East Conference Semi-Finals NBA Playoffs were Ben Simmons and Al Horford based 25 minutes or greater game-minutes played. Ben Simmons for the Philadelphia 76ers in the Conference Semi-Finals of the NBA Playoffs, put up 15.0 and made 6.0 , 1.0 offensive rebounds 12.0 defensive rebounds, 5.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.208. While Al Horford put up 6.0 and made 4.0, 2.0 offensive rebounds, 8.0 defensive rebounds, 3.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.156.