The 2020 East 1st Round of the NBA Playoffs featured Miami Heat vs. Indiana Pacers head-to-head, and both teams battled 4 times. Out of the 4 game series of the 1st Round of the 2020 NBA Playoffs, Miami Heat outdueled Indiana Pacers , coming ontop of the series and winning 4 playoff games as opposed to Indiana Pacers ’s 0 playoff games victories.
As we examine the head-to-head stats between both teams, we can see that Miami Heat had an offensive rating of 115.9, defensive rating of 110.6, 52.0 free-throw attempts, and 33.0 three-point attempts, shooting it at a 0.394 percent clip as a team. Indiana Pacers had an offensive rating of 110.6, defensive rating of 115.9, 28.0 free-throw attempts, 33.0 three-point attempts shooting it at a 0.364 percent clip as a team in this playoff game. During the regular season, Miami Heat finished the game with a record of 107 , and Indiana Pacers recorded Miami Heat possessions throughout the course of the basketball game. Evaluating Miami Heat vs Indiana Pacers’s based on the advanced stats,Indiana Pacers had a better score in the effective shooting percentage category with 0.56 percent, Indiana Pacers had a better score in terms of turnover percentage with 13.5 vs 15.9 .
The most impactful players on each team in the Miami Heat vs. Indiana Pacers matchup of the 2020 East 1st Round NBA Playoffs were Bam Adebayo and Malcolm Brogdon based 25 minutes or greater game-minutes played. Bam Adebayo for the Miami Heat in the 1st Round of the NBA Playoffs, put up 11.0 and made 7.0 , 2.0 offensive rebounds 9.0 defensive rebounds, 5.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.168. While Malcolm Brogdon put up 17.0 and made 11.0, 0.0 offensive rebounds, 7.0 defensive rebounds, 14.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.225.