The 2009 East Conference Finals of the NBA Playoffs featured Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Orlando Magic head-to-head, and both teams battled 6 times. Out of the 6 game series of the Conference Finals of the 2009 NBA Playoffs, Cleveland Cavaliers 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 Cleveland Cavaliers had an offensive rating of 121.7, defensive rating of 112.1, 34.0 free-throw attempts, and 18.0 three-point attempts, shooting it at a 0.5 percent clip as a team. Orlando Magic had an offensive rating of 112.1, defensive rating of 121.7, 41.0 free-throw attempts, 25.0 three-point attempts shooting it at a 0.32 percent clip as a team in this playoff game. During the regular season, Cleveland Cavaliers finished the game with a record of 92 , and Orlando Magic recorded Cleveland Cavaliers possessions throughout the course of the basketball game. Evaluating Cleveland Cavaliers vs Orlando Magic’s based on the advanced stats, Cleveland Cavaliers had a better score in the effective shooting percentage category with 0.559 percent, Cleveland Cavaliers had a better score in terms of turnover percentage with 13.0 vs 13.2.
The most impactful players on each team in the Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Orlando Magic matchup of the 2009 East Conference Finals NBA Playoffs were LeBron James and Dwight Howard based 25 minutes or greater game-minutes played. LeBron James for the Cleveland Cavaliers in the Conference Finals of the NBA Playoffs, put up 24.0 and made 11.0 , 3.0 offensive rebounds 11.0 defensive rebounds, 12.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.249. While Dwight Howard put up 10.0 and made 8.0, 3.0 offensive rebounds, 7.0 defensive rebounds, 2.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.165.