The 2009 West 1st Round of the NBA Playoffs featured Utah Jazz vs. Los Angeles Lakers head-to-head, and both teams battled 5 times. Out of the 5 game series of the 1st Round of the 2009 NBA Playoffs, Utah Jazz outdueled Los Angeles Lakers , coming ontop of the series and winning 4 playoff games as opposed to Los Angeles Lakers ’s 1 playoff games victories.
As we examine the head-to-head stats between both teams, we can see that Utah Jazz had an offensive rating of 96.7, defensive rating of 94.5, 28.0 free-throw attempts, and 13.0 three-point attempts, shooting it at a 0.308 percent clip as a team. Los Angeles Lakers had an offensive rating of 94.5, defensive rating of 96.7, 26.0 free-throw attempts, 17.0 three-point attempts shooting it at a 0.353 percent clip as a team in this playoff game. During the regular season, Utah Jazz finished the game with a record of 91 , and Los Angeles Lakers recorded Utah Jazz possessions throughout the course of the basketball game. Evaluating Utah Jazz vs Los Angeles Lakers’s based on the advanced stats, Utah Jazz had a better score in the effective shooting percentage category with 0.467 percent, Los Angeles Lakers had a better score in terms of turnover percentage with 9.9 vs 17.6 .
The most impactful players on each team in the Utah Jazz vs. Los Angeles Lakers matchup of the 2009 West 1st Round NBA Playoffs were Carlos Boozer and Lamar Odom based 25 minutes or greater game-minutes played. Carlos Boozer for the Utah Jazz in the 1st Round of the NBA Playoffs, put up 17.0 and made 9.0 , 5.0 offensive rebounds 17.0 defensive rebounds, 2.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.333. While Lamar Odom put up 17.0 and made 10.0, 5.0 offensive rebounds, 9.0 defensive rebounds, 1.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.248.