The 2009 West Conference Finals of the NBA Playoffs featured Los Angeles Lakers vs. Denver Nuggets 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 Los Angeles Lakers had an offensive rating of 112.0, defensive rating of 100.0, 35.0 free-throw attempts, and 16.0 three-point attempts, shooting it at a 0.188 percent clip as a team. Denver Nuggets had an offensive rating of 100.0, defensive rating of 112.0, 30.0 free-throw attempts, 24.0 three-point attempts shooting it at a 0.292 percent clip as a team in this playoff game. During the regular season, Los Angeles Lakers finished the game with a record of 92 , and Denver Nuggets recorded Los Angeles Lakers possessions throughout the course of the basketball game. Evaluating Los Angeles Lakers vs Denver Nuggets’s based on the advanced stats, Los Angeles Lakers had a better score in the effective shooting percentage category with 0.507 percent, Denver Nuggets had a better score in terms of turnover percentage with 17.0 vs 17.4 .
The most impactful players on each team in the Los Angeles Lakers vs. Denver Nuggets matchup of the 2009 West Conference Finals NBA Playoffs were Lamar Odom and Carmelo Anthony based 25 minutes or greater game-minutes played. Lamar Odom for the Los Angeles Lakers in the Conference Finals of the NBA Playoffs, put up 15.0 and made 7.0 , 4.0 offensive rebounds 10.0 defensive rebounds, 3.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.238. While Carmelo Anthony put up 23.0 and made 9.0, 0.0 offensive rebounds, 4.0 defensive rebounds, 4.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.129.