The 2021 West 1st Round of the NBA Playoffs featured Utah Jazz vs. Memphis Grizzlies head-to-head, and both teams battled 5 times. Out of the 5 game series of the 1st Round of the 2021 NBA Playoffs, Utah Jazz outdueled Memphis Grizzlies , coming ontop of the series and winning 4 playoff games as opposed to Memphis Grizzlies ’s 1 playoff games victories.
As we examine the head-to-head stats between both teams, we can see that Utah Jazz had an offensive rating of 139.6, defensive rating of 127.7, 31.0 free-throw attempts, and 39.0 three-point attempts, shooting it at a 0.487 percent clip as a team. Memphis Grizzlies had an offensive rating of 127.7, defensive rating of 139.6, 38.0 free-throw attempts, 23.0 three-point attempts shooting it at a 0.348 percent clip as a team in this playoff game. During the regular season, Utah Jazz finished the game with a record of 101 , and Memphis Grizzlies recorded Utah Jazz possessions throughout the course of the basketball game. Evaluating Utah Jazz vs Memphis Grizzlies’s based on the advanced stats, Utah Jazz had a better score in the effective shooting percentage category with 0.65 percent, Memphis Grizzlies had a better score in terms of turnover percentage with 10.9 vs 12.9 .
The most impactful players on each team in the Utah Jazz vs. Memphis Grizzlies matchup of the 2021 West 1st Round NBA Playoffs were Rudy Gobert and Ja Morant based 25 minutes or greater game-minutes played. Rudy Gobert for the Utah Jazz in the 1st Round of the NBA Playoffs, put up 11.0 and made 9.0 , 4.0 offensive rebounds 9.0 defensive rebounds, 3.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.147. While Ja Morant put up 26.0 and made 15.0, 2.0 offensive rebounds, 2.0 defensive rebounds, 7.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.172.