The 2020 West 1st Round of the NBA Playoffs featured Denver Nuggets vs. Utah Jazz head-to-head, and both teams battled 7 times. Out of the 7 game series of the 1st Round of the 2020 NBA Playoffs, Denver Nuggets outdueled Utah Jazz , coming ontop of the series and winning 4 playoff games as opposed to Utah Jazz ’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 121.9, defensive rating of 112.6, 16.0 free-throw attempts, and 35.0 three-point attempts, shooting it at a 0.457 percent clip as a team. Utah Jazz had an offensive rating of 112.6, defensive rating of 121.9, 16.0 free-throw attempts, 34.0 three-point attempts shooting it at a 0.471 percent clip as a team in this playoff game. During the regular season, Denver Nuggets finished the game with a record of 96 , and Utah Jazz recorded Denver Nuggets possessions throughout the course of the basketball game. Evaluating Denver Nuggets vs Utah Jazz’s based on the advanced stats,Utah Jazz had a better score in the effective shooting percentage category with 0.603 percent, Denver Nuggets had a better score in terms of turnover percentage with 10.4 vs 15.8.
The most impactful players on each team in the Denver Nuggets vs. Utah Jazz matchup of the 2020 West 1st Round NBA Playoffs were Jamal Murray and Joe Ingles based 25 minutes or greater game-minutes played. Jamal Murray for the Denver Nuggets in the 1st Round of the NBA Playoffs, put up 26.0 and made 17.0 , 3.0 offensive rebounds 5.0 defensive rebounds, 8.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.263. While Joe Ingles put up 8.0 and made 5.0, 0.0 offensive rebounds, 3.0 defensive rebounds, 3.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.126.