The 2022 West 1st Round of the NBA Playoffs featured Golden State Warriors vs. Denver Nuggets head-to-head, and both teams battled 5 times. Out of the 5 game series of the 1st Round of the 2022 NBA Playoffs, Golden State Warriors outdueled Denver Nuggets , coming ontop of the series and winning 4 playoff games as opposed to Denver Nuggets ’s 1 playoff games victories.
As we examine the head-to-head stats between both teams, we can see that Golden State Warriors had an offensive rating of 130.9, defensive rating of 113.8, 29.0 free-throw attempts, and 35.0 three-point attempts, shooting it at a 0.457 percent clip as a team. Denver Nuggets had an offensive rating of 113.8, defensive rating of 130.9, 13.0 free-throw attempts, 35.0 three-point attempts shooting it at a 0.314 percent clip as a team in this playoff game. During the regular season, Golden State Warriors finished the game with a record of 94 , and Denver Nuggets recorded Golden State Warriors possessions throughout the course of the basketball game. Evaluating Golden State Warriors vs Denver Nuggets’s based on the advanced stats, Golden State Warriors had a better score in the effective shooting percentage category with 0.622 percent, Denver Nuggets had a better score in terms of turnover percentage with 11.7 vs 13.8 .
The most impactful players on each team in the Golden State Warriors vs. Denver Nuggets matchup of the 2022 West 1st Round NBA Playoffs were Jordan Poole and Nikola Jokic based 25 minutes or greater game-minutes played. Jordan Poole for the Golden State Warriors in the 1st Round of the NBA Playoffs, put up 13.0 and made 9.0 , 0.0 offensive rebounds 1.0 defensive rebounds, 3.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.163. While Nikola Jokic put up 25.0 and made 12.0, 4.0 offensive rebounds, 6.0 defensive rebounds, 6.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.141.