The 2002 East Conference Finals of the NBA Playoffs featured Boston Celtics vs. Brooklyn Nets head-to-head, and both teams battled 6 times. Out of the 6 game series of the Conference Finals of the 2002 NBA Playoffs, Brooklyn Nets outdueled Boston Celtics , coming ontop of the series and winning 4 playoff games as opposed to Boston Celtics ’s 2 playoff games victories.
As we examine the head-to-head stats between both teams, we can see that Boston Celtics had an offensive rating of 100.0, defensive rating of 103.3, 34.0 free-throw attempts, and 20.0 three-point attempts, shooting it at a 0.25 percent clip as a team. Brooklyn Nets had an offensive rating of 103.3, defensive rating of 100.0, 29.0 free-throw attempts, 21.0 three-point attempts shooting it at a 0.476 percent clip as a team in this playoff game. During the regular season, Boston Celtics finished the game with a record of 92 , and Brooklyn Nets recorded Boston Celtics possessions throughout the course of the basketball game. Evaluating Boston Celtics vs Brooklyn Nets’s based on the advanced stats,Brooklyn Nets had a better score in the effective shooting percentage category with 0.474 percent, Boston Celtics had a better score in terms of turnover percentage with 15.2 vs 16.5.
The most impactful players on each team in the Boston Celtics vs. Brooklyn Nets matchup of the 2002 East Conference Finals NBA Playoffs were Antoine Walker and Kerry Kittles based 25 minutes or greater game-minutes played. Antoine Walker for the Boston Celtics in the Conference Finals of the NBA Playoffs, put up 17.0 and made 10.0 , 0.0 offensive rebounds 9.0 defensive rebounds, 4.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.245. While Kerry Kittles put up 17.0 and made 9.0, 1.0 offensive rebounds, 5.0 defensive rebounds, 5.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.214.