The 2019 West Conference Semi-Finals of the NBA Playoffs featured Denver Nuggets vs. Portland Trail Blazers head-to-head, and both teams battled 7 times. Out of the 7 game series of the Conference Semi-Finals of the 2019 NBA Playoffs, Portland Trail Blazers outdueled Denver Nuggets , coming ontop of the series and winning 4 playoff games as opposed to Denver Nuggets ’s 3 playoff games victories.
As we examine the head-to-head stats between both teams, we can see that Denver Nuggets had an offensive rating of 95.7, defensive rating of 102.1, 26.0 free-throw attempts, and 29.0 three-point attempts, shooting it at a 0.207 percent clip as a team. Portland Trail Blazers had an offensive rating of 102.1, defensive rating of 95.7, 20.0 free-throw attempts, 29.0 three-point attempts shooting it at a 0.31 percent clip as a team in this playoff game. During the regular season, Denver Nuggets finished the game with a record of 94 , and Portland Trail Blazers recorded Denver Nuggets possessions throughout the course of the basketball game. Evaluating Denver Nuggets vs Portland Trail Blazers’s based on the advanced stats,Portland Trail Blazers had a better score in the effective shooting percentage category with 0.476 percent, Denver Nuggets had a better score in terms of turnover percentage with 9.6 vs 11.6.
The most impactful players on each team in the Denver Nuggets vs. Portland Trail Blazers matchup of the 2019 West Conference Semi-Finals NBA Playoffs were Nikola Jokic and Enes Kanter based 25 minutes or greater game-minutes played. Nikola Jokic for the Denver Nuggets in the Conference Semi-Finals of the NBA Playoffs, put up 17.0 and made 7.0 , 4.0 offensive rebounds 10.0 defensive rebounds, 7.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.185. While Enes Kanter put up 10.0 and made 5.0, 2.0 offensive rebounds, 7.0 defensive rebounds, 1.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.209.