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 107.4, defensive rating of 104.3, 21.0 free-throw attempts, and 31.0 three-point attempts, shooting it at a 0.419 percent clip as a team. Denver Nuggets had an offensive rating of 104.3, defensive rating of 107.4, 29.0 free-throw attempts, 29.0 three-point attempts shooting it at a 0.207 percent clip as a team in this playoff game. During the regular season, Golden State Warriors finished the game with a record of 95 , 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 0.53 percent, Golden State Warriors had a better score in terms of turnover percentage with 10.5 vs 16.0.
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 Stephen Curry and Nikola Jokic based 25 minutes or greater game-minutes played. Stephen Curry for the Golden State Warriors in the 1st Round of the NBA Playoffs, put up 22.0 and made 10.0 , 1.0 offensive rebounds 4.0 defensive rebounds, 5.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.14. While Nikola Jokic put up 18.0 and made 12.0, 3.0 offensive rebounds, 16.0 defensive rebounds, 8.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.291.