Boston Celtics

Game 5 92.0 - 88.0
Game Date: 2009-05-12

Orlando Magic

Boston Celtics vs. Orlando Magic : Game 5 92.0 - 88.0

Game Date: 2009-05-12

Boston Celtics's Basic Boxscore
Boston Celtics's Advanced Boxscore
Orlando Magic's Basic Boxscore
Orlando Magic's Advanced Boxscore
Boston Celtics's Shot Chart
Win Probability: Boston Celtics vs Orlando Magic
Orlando Magic's Shot Chart

Key Players For This Game

Paul Pierce

Nickname: Paul

Basic Player Statistic Summary
Advanced Player Statistic Summary
Nickname: Rafer

Rafer Alston

Basic Player Statistic Summary
Advanced Player Statistic Summary
Boston Celtics Boxscore Summary
Orlando Magic Boxscore Summary
Paul's Shot Chart Summary
Rafer's Shot Chart Summary

Game Summary

The 2009 East Conference Semi-Finals of the NBA Playoffs featured Boston Celtics vs. Orlando Magic 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 Boston Celtics had an offensive rating of 109.5, defensive rating of 106.0, 21.0 free-throw attempts, and 16.0 three-point attempts, shooting it at a 0.313 percent clip as a team. Orlando Magic had an offensive rating of 106.0, defensive rating of 109.5, 12.0 free-throw attempts, 24.0 three-point attempts shooting it at a 0.25 percent clip as a team in this playoff game. During the regular season, Boston Celtics finished the game with a record of 84 , and Orlando Magic recorded Boston Celtics possessions throughout the course of the basketball game. Evaluating Boston Celtics vs Orlando Magic’s based on the advanced stats,Orlando Magic had a better score in the effective shooting percentage category with 0.488 percent, Boston Celtics had a better score in terms of turnover percentage with 9.5 vs 12.0.

The most impactful players on each team in the Boston Celtics vs. Orlando Magic matchup of the 2009 East Conference Semi-Finals NBA Playoffs were Paul Pierce and Rafer Alston based 25 minutes or greater game-minutes played. Paul Pierce for the Boston Celtics in the Conference Semi-Finals of the NBA Playoffs, put up 11.0 and made 6.0 , 1.0 offensive rebounds 8.0 defensive rebounds, 8.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.241. While Rafer Alston put up 15.0 and made 6.0, 0.0 offensive rebounds, 5.0 defensive rebounds, 6.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.184.