The 2009 West Conference Finals of the NBA Playoffs featured Denver Nuggets vs. Los Angeles Lakers head-to-head, and both teams battled 6 times. Out of the 6 game series of the Conference Finals of the 2009 NBA Playoffs, Los Angeles Lakers outdueled Denver Nuggets , coming ontop of the series and winning 4 playoff games as opposed to Denver Nuggets ’s 2 playoff games victories.
As we examine the head-to-head stats between both teams, we can see that Denver Nuggets had an offensive rating of 101.0, defensive rating of 109.6, 31.0 free-throw attempts, and 27.0 three-point attempts, shooting it at a 0.185 percent clip as a team. Los Angeles Lakers had an offensive rating of 109.6, defensive rating of 101.0, 45.0 free-throw attempts, 19.0 three-point attempts shooting it at a 0.316 percent clip as a team in this playoff game. During the regular season, Denver Nuggets finished the game with a record of 96 , and Los Angeles Lakers recorded Denver Nuggets possessions throughout the course of the basketball game. Evaluating Denver Nuggets vs Los Angeles Lakers’s based on the advanced stats,Los Angeles Lakers had a better score in the effective shooting percentage category with 0.5 percent, Denver Nuggets had a better score in terms of turnover percentage with 11.5 vs 13.8.
The most impactful players on each team in the Denver Nuggets vs. Los Angeles Lakers matchup of the 2009 West Conference Finals NBA Playoffs were Chauncey Billups and Kobe Bryant based 25 minutes or greater game-minutes played. Chauncey Billups for the Denver Nuggets in the Conference Finals of the NBA Playoffs, put up 15.0 and made 5.0 , 0.0 offensive rebounds 6.0 defensive rebounds, 7.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.135. While Kobe Bryant put up 24.0 and made 12.0, 1.0 offensive rebounds, 5.0 defensive rebounds, 5.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.251.