The 2009 East 1st Round of the NBA Playoffs featured Boston Celtics vs. Chicago Bulls head-to-head, and both teams battled 7 times. Out of the 7 game series of the 1st Round of the 2009 NBA Playoffs, Chicago Bulls outdueled Boston Celtics , coming ontop of the series and winning 4 playoff games as opposed to Boston Celtics ’s 3 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 95.4, defensive rating of 95.5, 27.0 free-throw attempts, and 16.0 three-point attempts, shooting it at a 0.25 percent clip as a team. Chicago Bulls had an offensive rating of 95.5, defensive rating of 95.4, 22.0 free-throw attempts, 17.0 three-point attempts shooting it at a 0.176 percent clip as a team in this playoff game. During the regular season, Boston Celtics finished the game with a record of 108 , and Chicago Bulls recorded Boston Celtics possessions throughout the course of the basketball game. Evaluating Boston Celtics vs Chicago Bulls’s based on the advanced stats,Chicago Bulls had a better score in the effective shooting percentage category with 0.443 percent, Boston Celtics had a better score in terms of turnover percentage with 12.0 vs 15.5.
The most impactful players on each team in the Boston Celtics vs. Chicago Bulls matchup of the 2009 East 1st Round NBA Playoffs were Rajon Rondo and Derrick Rose based 25 minutes or greater game-minutes played. Rajon Rondo for the Boston Celtics in the 1st Round of the NBA Playoffs, put up 21.0 and made 12.0 , 2.0 offensive rebounds 7.0 defensive rebounds, 7.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.262. While Derrick Rose put up 19.0 and made 12.0, 1.0 offensive rebounds, 3.0 defensive rebounds, 11.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.218.