The 2018 West Conference Finals of the NBA Playoffs featured Houston Rockets vs. Golden State Warriors head-to-head, and both teams battled 7 times. Out of the 7 game series of the Conference Finals of the 2018 NBA Playoffs, Houston Rockets outdueled Golden State Warriors , coming ontop of the series and winning 4 playoff games as opposed to Golden State Warriors ’s 3 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 123.3, defensive rating of 106.1, 27.0 free-throw attempts, and 42.0 three-point attempts, shooting it at a 0.381 percent clip as a team. Golden State Warriors had an offensive rating of 106.1, defensive rating of 123.3, 22.0 free-throw attempts, 30.0 three-point attempts shooting it at a 0.3 percent clip as a team in this playoff game. During the regular season, Houston Rockets finished the game with a record of 103 , and Golden State Warriors recorded Houston Rockets possessions throughout the course of the basketball game. Evaluating Houston Rockets vs Golden State Warriors’s based on the advanced stats, Houston Rockets had a better score in the effective shooting percentage category with 0.602 percent, Houston Rockets had a better score in terms of turnover percentage with 13.6 vs 15.2.
The most impactful players on each team in the Houston Rockets vs. Golden State Warriors matchup of the 2018 West Conference Finals NBA Playoffs were Eric Gordon and Kevin Durant based 25 minutes or greater game-minutes played. Eric Gordon for the Houston Rockets in the Conference Finals of the NBA Playoffs, put up 15.0 and made 8.0 , 0.0 offensive rebounds 3.0 defensive rebounds, 2.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.217. While Kevin Durant put up 22.0 and made 13.0, 1.0 offensive rebounds, 2.0 defensive rebounds, 0.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.141.