The 2009 East 1st Round of the NBA Playoffs featured Philadelphia 76ers vs. Orlando Magic 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 Philadelphia 76ers had an offensive rating of 93.1, defensive rating of 97.7, 15.0 free-throw attempts, and 19.0 three-point attempts, shooting it at a 0.421 percent clip as a team. Orlando Magic had an offensive rating of 97.7, defensive rating of 93.1, 20.0 free-throw attempts, 20.0 three-point attempts shooting it at a 0.3 percent clip as a team in this playoff game. During the regular season, Philadelphia 76ers finished the game with a record of 87 , and Orlando Magic recorded Philadelphia 76ers possessions throughout the course of the basketball game. Evaluating Philadelphia 76ers vs Orlando Magic’s based on the advanced stats,Orlando Magic had a better score in the effective shooting percentage category with 0.514 percent, Philadelphia 76ers had a better score in terms of turnover percentage with 12.6 vs 12.8.
The most impactful players on each team in the Philadelphia 76ers vs. Orlando Magic matchup of the 2009 East 1st Round NBA Playoffs were Andre Iguodala and Dwight Howard based 25 minutes or greater game-minutes played. Andre Iguodala for the Philadelphia 76ers in the 1st Round of the NBA Playoffs, put up 13.0 and made 4.0 , 1.0 offensive rebounds 6.0 defensive rebounds, 11.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.131. While Dwight Howard put up 11.0 and made 6.0, 3.0 offensive rebounds, 15.0 defensive rebounds, 0.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.18.