The 2009 East 1st Round of the NBA Playoffs featured Orlando Magic vs. Philadelphia 76ers head-to-head, and both teams battled 6 times. Out of the 6 game series of the 1st Round of the 2009 NBA Playoffs, Philadelphia 76ers outdueled Orlando Magic , coming ontop of the series and winning 4 playoff games as opposed to Orlando Magic ’s 2 playoff games victories.
As we examine the head-to-head stats between both teams, we can see that Orlando Magic had an offensive rating of 111.4, defensive rating of 112.4, 25.0 free-throw attempts, and 18.0 three-point attempts, shooting it at a 0.278 percent clip as a team. Philadelphia 76ers had an offensive rating of 112.4, defensive rating of 111.4, 20.0 free-throw attempts, 12.0 three-point attempts shooting it at a 0.583 percent clip as a team in this playoff game. During the regular season, Orlando Magic finished the game with a record of 88 , and Philadelphia 76ers recorded Orlando Magic possessions throughout the course of the basketball game. Evaluating Orlando Magic vs Philadelphia 76ers’s based on the advanced stats,Philadelphia 76ers had a better score in the effective shooting percentage category with 0.556 percent, Philadelphia 76ers had a better score in terms of turnover percentage with 11.2 vs 11.4 .
The most impactful players on each team in the Orlando Magic vs. Philadelphia 76ers matchup of the 2009 East 1st Round NBA Playoffs were Dwight Howard and Andre Miller based 25 minutes or greater game-minutes played. Dwight Howard for the Orlando Magic in the 1st Round of the NBA Playoffs, put up 13.0 and made 11.0 , 5.0 offensive rebounds 11.0 defensive rebounds, 2.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.306. While Andre Miller put up 14.0 and made 7.0, 2.0 offensive rebounds, 5.0 defensive rebounds, 7.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.124.