The 2018 East 1st Round of the NBA Playoffs featured Washington Wizards vs. Toronto Raptors head-to-head, and both teams battled 6 times. Out of the 6 game series of the 1st Round of the 2018 NBA Playoffs, Toronto Raptors outdueled Washington Wizards , coming ontop of the series and winning 4 playoff games as opposed to Washington Wizards ’s 2 playoff games victories.
As we examine the head-to-head stats between both teams, we can see that Washington Wizards had an offensive rating of 103.4, defensive rating of 113.3, 21.0 free-throw attempts, and 22.0 three-point attempts, shooting it at a 0.364 percent clip as a team. Toronto Raptors had an offensive rating of 113.3, defensive rating of 103.4, 19.0 free-throw attempts, 25.0 three-point attempts shooting it at a 0.28 percent clip as a team in this playoff game. During the regular season, Washington Wizards finished the game with a record of 89 , and Toronto Raptors recorded Washington Wizards possessions throughout the course of the basketball game. Evaluating Washington Wizards vs Toronto Raptors’s based on the advanced stats,Toronto Raptors had a better score in the effective shooting percentage category with 0.483 percent, Toronto Raptors had a better score in terms of turnover percentage with 7.8 vs 15.7 .
The most impactful players on each team in the Washington Wizards vs. Toronto Raptors matchup of the 2018 East 1st Round NBA Playoffs were John Wall and Kyle Lowry based 25 minutes or greater game-minutes played. John Wall for the Washington Wizards in the 1st Round of the NBA Playoffs, put up 22.0 and made 9.0 , 1.0 offensive rebounds 4.0 defensive rebounds, 8.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.144. While Kyle Lowry put up 15.0 and made 9.0, 1.0 offensive rebounds, 5.0 defensive rebounds, 6.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.256.