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 111.6, defensive rating of 117.0, 34.0 free-throw attempts, and 34.0 three-point attempts, shooting it at a 0.265 percent clip as a team. Boston Celtics had an offensive rating of 117.0, defensive rating of 111.6, 29.0 free-throw attempts, 35.0 three-point attempts shooting it at a 0.343 percent clip as a team in this playoff game. During the regular season, Philadelphia 76ers finished the game with a record of 95 , 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 0.537 percent, Philadelphia 76ers had a better score in terms of turnover percentage with 8.4 vs 16.0.
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 Jayson Tatum based 25 minutes or greater game-minutes played. Joel Embiid for the Philadelphia 76ers in the 1st Round of the NBA Playoffs, put up 18.0 and made 8.0 , 2.0 offensive rebounds 8.0 defensive rebounds, 0.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.166. While Jayson Tatum put up 18.0 and made 10.0, 3.0 offensive rebounds, 12.0 defensive rebounds, 4.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.262.