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 98.9, defensive rating of 125.3, 25.0 free-throw attempts, and 20.0 three-point attempts, shooting it at a 0.35 percent clip as a team. Orlando Magic had an offensive rating of 125.3, defensive rating of 98.9, 20.0 free-throw attempts, 26.0 three-point attempts shooting it at a 0.462 percent clip as a team in this playoff game. During the regular season, Philadelphia 76ers finished the game with a record of 90 , 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 0.61 percent, Orlando Magic had a better score in terms of turnover percentage with 15.4 vs 18.9 .
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 Miller and Rafer Alston based 25 minutes or greater game-minutes played. Andre Miller for the Philadelphia 76ers in the 1st Round of the NBA Playoffs, put up 13.0 and made 7.0 , 3.0 offensive rebounds 4.0 defensive rebounds, 5.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.134. While Rafer Alston put up 16.0 and made 8.0, 0.0 offensive rebounds, 2.0 defensive rebounds, 10.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.198.