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 122.3, defensive rating of 106.8, 12.0 free-throw attempts, and 44.0 three-point attempts, shooting it at a 0.386 percent clip as a team. Memphis Grizzlies had an offensive rating of 106.8, defensive rating of 122.3, 9.0 free-throw attempts, 39.0 three-point attempts shooting it at a 0.359 percent clip as a team in this playoff game. During the regular season, Utah Jazz finished the game with a record of 103 , 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 0.605 percent, Memphis Grizzlies had a better score in terms of turnover percentage with 13.6 vs 14.6 .
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 13.0 and made 10.0 , 7.0 offensive rebounds 8.0 defensive rebounds, 2.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.18. While Ja Morant put up 22.0 and made 11.0, 2.0 offensive rebounds, 5.0 defensive rebounds, 11.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.132.