The 2021 West 1st Round of the NBA Playoffs featured Memphis Grizzlies vs. Utah Jazz 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 Memphis Grizzlies had an offensive rating of 114.4, defensive rating of 124.7, 14.0 free-throw attempts, and 41.0 three-point attempts, shooting it at a 0.317 percent clip as a team. Utah Jazz had an offensive rating of 124.7, defensive rating of 114.4, 27.0 free-throw attempts, 43.0 three-point attempts shooting it at a 0.442 percent clip as a team in this playoff game. During the regular season, Memphis Grizzlies finished the game with a record of 97 , and Utah Jazz recorded Memphis Grizzlies possessions throughout the course of the basketball game. Evaluating Memphis Grizzlies vs Utah Jazz’s based on the advanced stats,Utah Jazz had a better score in the effective shooting percentage category with 0.611 percent, Memphis Grizzlies had a better score in terms of turnover percentage with 9.3 vs 13.4.
The most impactful players on each team in the Memphis Grizzlies vs. Utah Jazz matchup of the 2021 West 1st Round NBA Playoffs were Kyle Anderson and Mike Conley based 25 minutes or greater game-minutes played. Kyle Anderson for the Memphis Grizzlies in the 1st Round of the NBA Playoffs, put up 13.0 and made 5.0 , 2.0 offensive rebounds 11.0 defensive rebounds, 5.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.171. While Mike Conley put up 16.0 and made 8.0, 0.0 offensive rebounds, 6.0 defensive rebounds, 8.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.196.