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, Atlanta Hawks outdueled Miami Heat , coming ontop of the series and winning 4 playoff games as opposed to Miami Heat ’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 130.9, defensive rating of 111.0, 41.0 free-throw attempts, and 19.0 three-point attempts, shooting it at a 0.263 percent clip as a team. Miami Heat had an offensive rating of 111.0, defensive rating of 130.9, 32.0 free-throw attempts, 12.0 three-point attempts shooting it at a 0.333 percent clip as a team in this playoff game. During the regular season, Atlanta Hawks finished the game with a record of 81 , 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, Atlanta Hawks had a better score in the effective shooting percentage category with 0.521 percent, Atlanta Hawks had a better score in terms of turnover percentage with 7.4 vs 8.5.
The most impactful players on each team in the Atlanta Hawks vs. Miami Heat matchup of the 2009 East 1st Round NBA Playoffs were Flip Murray and Dwyane Wade based 25 minutes or greater game-minutes played. Flip Murray for the Atlanta Hawks in the 1st Round of the NBA Playoffs, put up 15.0 and made 9.0 , 1.0 offensive rebounds 4.0 defensive rebounds, 3.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.191. While Dwyane Wade put up 19.0 and made 9.0, 0.0 offensive rebounds, 4.0 defensive rebounds, 4.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.147.