The 2018 West Conference Semi-Finals of the NBA Playoffs featured Houston Rockets vs. Utah Jazz 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, Houston Rockets outdueled Utah Jazz , coming ontop of the series and winning 4 playoff games as opposed to Utah Jazz ’s 1 playoff games victories.
As we examine the head-to-head stats between both teams, we can see that Houston Rockets had an offensive rating of 121.7, defensive rating of 110.9, 17.0 free-throw attempts, and 39.0 three-point attempts, shooting it at a 0.462 percent clip as a team. Utah Jazz had an offensive rating of 110.9, defensive rating of 121.7, 21.0 free-throw attempts, 28.0 three-point attempts shooting it at a 0.357 percent clip as a team in this playoff game. During the regular season, Houston Rockets finished the game with a record of 92 , and Utah Jazz recorded Houston Rockets possessions throughout the course of the basketball game. Evaluating Houston Rockets vs Utah Jazz’s based on the advanced stats, Houston Rockets had a better score in the effective shooting percentage category with 0.59 percent, Houston Rockets had a better score in terms of turnover percentage with 10.9 vs 13.0.
The most impactful players on each team in the Houston Rockets vs. Utah Jazz matchup of the 2018 West Conference Semi-Finals NBA Playoffs were Chris Paul and Donovan Mitchell based 25 minutes or greater game-minutes played. Chris Paul for the Houston Rockets in the Conference Semi-Finals of the NBA Playoffs, put up 22.0 and made 13.0 , 0.0 offensive rebounds 7.0 defensive rebounds, 10.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.284. While Donovan Mitchell put up 17.0 and made 9.0, 1.0 offensive rebounds, 3.0 defensive rebounds, 9.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.175.