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, Orlando Magic outdueled Philadelphia 76ers , coming ontop of the series and winning 4 playoff games as opposed to Philadelphia 76ers ’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 104.3, defensive rating of 95.6, 30.0 free-throw attempts, and 23.0 three-point attempts, shooting it at a 0.261 percent clip as a team. Philadelphia 76ers had an offensive rating of 95.6, defensive rating of 104.3, 18.0 free-throw attempts, 16.0 three-point attempts shooting it at a 0.313 percent clip as a team in this playoff game. During the regular season, Orlando Magic finished the game with a record of 92 , 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 0.5 percent, Orlando Magic had a better score in terms of turnover percentage with 15.2 vs 18.7.
The most impactful players on each team in the Orlando Magic vs. Philadelphia 76ers matchup of the 2009 East 1st Round NBA Playoffs were Courtney Lee and Andre Miller based 25 minutes or greater game-minutes played. Courtney Lee for the Orlando Magic in the 1st Round of the NBA Playoffs, put up 17.0 and made 10.0 , 1.0 offensive rebounds 2.0 defensive rebounds, 1.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.174. While Andre Miller put up 20.0 and made 12.0, 2.0 offensive rebounds, 5.0 defensive rebounds, 3.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.226.