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, Denver Nuggets outdueled Portland Trail Blazers , coming ontop of the series and winning 4 playoff games as opposed to Portland Trail Blazers ’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 125.3, defensive rating of 100.0, 31.0 free-throw attempts, and 24.0 three-point attempts, shooting it at a 0.333 percent clip as a team. Portland Trail Blazers had an offensive rating of 100.0, defensive rating of 125.3, 30.0 free-throw attempts, 37.0 three-point attempts shooting it at a 0.27 percent clip as a team in this playoff game. During the regular season, Denver Nuggets finished the game with a record of 99 , 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, Denver Nuggets had a better score in the effective shooting percentage category with 0.539 percent, Portland Trail Blazers had a better score in terms of turnover percentage with 6.1 vs 8.1 .
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 Damian Lillard 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 18.0 and made 10.0 , 6.0 offensive rebounds 13.0 defensive rebounds, 6.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.217. While Damian Lillard put up 21.0 and made 9.0, 0.0 offensive rebounds, 6.0 defensive rebounds, 4.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.121.