The 2009 East 1st Round of the NBA Playoffs featured Miami Heat vs. Atlanta Hawks 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 Miami Heat had an offensive rating of 119.5, defensive rating of 87.8, 24.0 free-throw attempts, and 21.0 three-point attempts, shooting it at a 0.333 percent clip as a team. Atlanta Hawks had an offensive rating of 87.8, defensive rating of 119.5, 18.0 free-throw attempts, 21.0 three-point attempts shooting it at a 0.333 percent clip as a team in this playoff game. During the regular season, Miami Heat finished the game with a record of 82 , and Atlanta Hawks recorded Miami Heat possessions throughout the course of the basketball game. Evaluating Miami Heat vs Atlanta Hawks’s based on the advanced stats, Miami Heat had a better score in the effective shooting percentage category with 0.52 percent, Miami Heat had a better score in terms of turnover percentage with 14.6 vs 19.5.
The most impactful players on each team in the Miami Heat vs. Atlanta Hawks matchup of the 2009 East 1st Round NBA Playoffs were Dwyane Wade and Mike Bibby based 25 minutes or greater game-minutes played. Dwyane Wade for the Miami Heat in the 1st Round of the NBA Playoffs, put up 23.0 and made 11.0 , 0.0 offensive rebounds 5.0 defensive rebounds, 2.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.376. While Mike Bibby put up 12.0 and made 6.0, 0.0 offensive rebounds, 7.0 defensive rebounds, 3.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.183.