The 2020 East 1st Round of the NBA Playoffs featured Philadelphia 76ers vs. Boston Celtics head-to-head, and both teams battled 4 times. Out of the 4 game series of the 1st Round of the 2020 NBA Playoffs, Boston Celtics outdueled Philadelphia 76ers , coming ontop of the series and winning 4 playoff games as opposed to Philadelphia 76ers ’s 0 playoff games victories.
As we examine the head-to-head stats between both teams, we can see that Philadelphia 76ers had an offensive rating of 93.1, defensive rating of 101.0, 34.0 free-throw attempts, and 39.0 three-point attempts, shooting it at a 0.231 percent clip as a team. Boston Celtics had an offensive rating of 101.0, defensive rating of 93.1, 24.0 free-throw attempts, 31.0 three-point attempts shooting it at a 0.258 percent clip as a team in this playoff game. During the regular season, Philadelphia 76ers finished the game with a record of 101 , and Boston Celtics recorded Philadelphia 76ers possessions throughout the course of the basketball game. Evaluating Philadelphia 76ers vs Boston Celtics’s based on the advanced stats,Boston Celtics had a better score in the effective shooting percentage category with 0.46 percent, Boston Celtics had a better score in terms of turnover percentage with 12.9 vs 12.9.
The most impactful players on each team in the Philadelphia 76ers vs. Boston Celtics matchup of the 2020 East 1st Round NBA Playoffs were Joel Embiid and Kemba Walker based 25 minutes or greater game-minutes played. Joel Embiid for the Philadelphia 76ers in the 1st Round of the NBA Playoffs, put up 20.0 and made 7.0 , 4.0 offensive rebounds 9.0 defensive rebounds, 1.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.185. While Kemba Walker put up 20.0 and made 10.0, 1.0 offensive rebounds, 7.0 defensive rebounds, 4.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.245.