The 2009 East 1st Round of the NBA Playoffs featured Chicago Bulls vs. Boston Celtics 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 Chicago Bulls had an offensive rating of 105.2, defensive rating of 104.4, 35.0 free-throw attempts, and 12.0 three-point attempts, shooting it at a 0.417 percent clip as a team. Boston Celtics had an offensive rating of 104.4, defensive rating of 105.2, 32.0 free-throw attempts, 23.0 three-point attempts shooting it at a 0.435 percent clip as a team in this playoff game. During the regular season, Chicago Bulls finished the game with a record of 115 , and Boston Celtics recorded Chicago Bulls possessions throughout the course of the basketball game. Evaluating Chicago Bulls vs Boston Celtics’s based on the advanced stats, Chicago Bulls had a better score in the effective shooting percentage category with 0.511 percent, Chicago Bulls had a better score in terms of turnover percentage with 13.9 vs 18.6.
The most impactful players on each team in the Chicago Bulls vs. Boston Celtics matchup of the 2009 East 1st Round NBA Playoffs were Derrick Rose and Rajon Rondo based 25 minutes or greater game-minutes played. Derrick Rose for the Chicago Bulls in the 1st Round of the NBA Playoffs, put up 17.0 and made 10.0 , 1.0 offensive rebounds 10.0 defensive rebounds, 9.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.168. While Rajon Rondo put up 18.0 and made 9.0, 4.0 offensive rebounds, 7.0 defensive rebounds, 11.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.183.