The 2002 West Conference Finals of the NBA Playoffs featured Sacramento Kings vs. Los Angeles Lakers head-to-head, and both teams battled 7 times. Out of the 7 game series of the Conference Finals of the 2002 NBA Playoffs, Sacramento Kings outdueled Los Angeles Lakers , coming ontop of the series and winning 4 playoff games as opposed to Los Angeles Lakers ’s 3 playoff games victories.
As we examine the head-to-head stats between both teams, we can see that Sacramento Kings had an offensive rating of 102.1, defensive rating of 95.7, 38.0 free-throw attempts, and 12.0 three-point attempts, shooting it at a 0.583 percent clip as a team. Los Angeles Lakers had an offensive rating of 95.7, defensive rating of 102.1, 25.0 free-throw attempts, 19.0 three-point attempts shooting it at a 0.158 percent clip as a team in this playoff game. During the regular season, Sacramento Kings finished the game with a record of 94 , and Los Angeles Lakers recorded Sacramento Kings possessions throughout the course of the basketball game. Evaluating Sacramento Kings vs Los Angeles Lakers’s based on the advanced stats, Sacramento Kings had a better score in the effective shooting percentage category with 0.487 percent, Sacramento Kings had a better score in terms of turnover percentage with 13.8 vs 16.0.
The most impactful players on each team in the Sacramento Kings vs. Los Angeles Lakers matchup of the 2002 West Conference Finals NBA Playoffs were Chris Webber and Robert Horry based 25 minutes or greater game-minutes played. Chris Webber for the Sacramento Kings in the Conference Finals of the NBA Playoffs, put up 22.0 and made 9.0 , 2.0 offensive rebounds 11.0 defensive rebounds, 5.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.14. While Robert Horry put up 5.0 and made 3.0, 6.0 offensive rebounds, 14.0 defensive rebounds, 4.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.27.