The 2009 East 1st Round of the NBA Playoffs featured Atlanta Hawks vs. Miami Heat head-to-head, and both teams battled 7 times. Out of the 7 game series of the 1st Round of the 2009 NBA Playoffs, Miami Heat outdueled Atlanta Hawks , coming ontop of the series and winning 4 playoff games as opposed to Atlanta Hawks ’s 3 playoff games victories.
As we examine the head-to-head stats between both teams, we can see that Atlanta Hawks had an offensive rating of 108.1, defensive rating of 125.6, 30.0 free-throw attempts, and 20.0 three-point attempts, shooting it at a 0.3 percent clip as a team. Miami Heat had an offensive rating of 125.6, defensive rating of 108.1, 18.0 free-throw attempts, 26.0 three-point attempts shooting it at a 0.577 percent clip as a team in this playoff game. During the regular season, Atlanta Hawks finished the game with a record of 86 , and Miami Heat recorded Atlanta Hawks possessions throughout the course of the basketball game. Evaluating Atlanta Hawks vs Miami Heat’s based on the advanced stats,Miami Heat had a better score in the effective shooting percentage category with 0.66 percent, Atlanta Hawks had a better score in terms of turnover percentage with 12.8 vs 16.3.
The most impactful players on each team in the Atlanta Hawks vs. Miami Heat matchup of the 2009 East 1st Round NBA Playoffs were Josh Smith and Dwyane Wade based 25 minutes or greater game-minutes played. Josh Smith for the Atlanta Hawks in the 1st Round of the NBA Playoffs, put up 14.0 and made 8.0 , 3.0 offensive rebounds 7.0 defensive rebounds, 3.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.124. While Dwyane Wade put up 20.0 and made 11.0, 0.0 offensive rebounds, 5.0 defensive rebounds, 7.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.228.