The 2009 East 1st Round of the NBA Playoffs featured Detroit Pistons vs. Cleveland Cavaliers head-to-head, and both teams battled 4 times. Out of the 4 game series of the 1st Round of the 2009 NBA Playoffs, Cleveland Cavaliers outdueled Detroit Pistons , coming ontop of the series and winning 4 playoff games as opposed to Detroit Pistons ’s 0 playoff games victories.
As we examine the head-to-head stats between both teams, we can see that Detroit Pistons had an offensive rating of 81.0, defensive rating of 92.9, 12.0 free-throw attempts, and 12.0 three-point attempts, shooting it at a 0.333 percent clip as a team. Cleveland Cavaliers had an offensive rating of 92.9, defensive rating of 81.0, 30.0 free-throw attempts, 22.0 three-point attempts shooting it at a 0.182 percent clip as a team in this playoff game. During the regular season, Detroit Pistons finished the game with a record of 84 , and Cleveland Cavaliers recorded Detroit Pistons possessions throughout the course of the basketball game. Evaluating Detroit Pistons vs Cleveland Cavaliers’s based on the advanced stats,Cleveland Cavaliers had a better score in the effective shooting percentage category with 0.441 percent, Cleveland Cavaliers had a better score in terms of turnover percentage with 17.6 vs 17.9 .
The most impactful players on each team in the Detroit Pistons vs. Cleveland Cavaliers matchup of the 2009 East 1st Round NBA Playoffs were Richard Hamilton and LeBron James based 25 minutes or greater game-minutes played. Richard Hamilton for the Detroit Pistons in the 1st Round of the NBA Playoffs, put up 17.0 and made 6.0 , 1.0 offensive rebounds 7.0 defensive rebounds, 6.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.158. While LeBron James put up 19.0 and made 9.0, 2.0 offensive rebounds, 9.0 defensive rebounds, 9.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.34.