The 2009 East Conference Semi-Finals of the NBA Playoffs featured Orlando Magic vs. Boston Celtics head-to-head, and both teams battled 7 times. Out of the 7 game series of the Conference Semi-Finals of the 2009 NBA Playoffs, Boston Celtics outdueled Orlando Magic , coming ontop of the series and winning 4 playoff games as opposed to Orlando Magic ’s 3 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 106.8, defensive rating of 108.0, 28.0 free-throw attempts, and 27.0 three-point attempts, shooting it at a 0.185 percent clip as a team. Boston Celtics had an offensive rating of 108.0, defensive rating of 106.8, 27.0 free-throw attempts, 10.0 three-point attempts shooting it at a 0.1 percent clip as a team in this playoff game. During the regular season, Orlando Magic finished the game with a record of 88 , and Boston Celtics recorded Orlando Magic possessions throughout the course of the basketball game. Evaluating Orlando Magic vs Boston Celtics’s based on the advanced stats,Boston Celtics had a better score in the effective shooting percentage category with 0.535 percent, Orlando Magic had a better score in terms of turnover percentage with 9.1 vs 14.8.
The most impactful players on each team in the Orlando Magic vs. Boston Celtics matchup of the 2009 East Conference Semi-Finals NBA Playoffs were Dwight Howard and Kendrick Perkins based 25 minutes or greater game-minutes played. Dwight Howard for the Orlando Magic in the Conference Semi-Finals of the NBA Playoffs, put up 14.0 and made 8.0 , 5.0 offensive rebounds 12.0 defensive rebounds, 2.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.276. While Kendrick Perkins put up 7.0 and made 5.0, 3.0 offensive rebounds, 10.0 defensive rebounds, 2.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.191.