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, Orlando Magic outdueled Boston Celtics , coming ontop of the series and winning 4 playoff games as opposed to Boston Celtics ’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 95.4, defensive rating of 87.2, 31.0 free-throw attempts, and 26.0 three-point attempts, shooting it at a 0.231 percent clip as a team. Boston Celtics had an offensive rating of 87.2, defensive rating of 95.4, 13.0 free-throw attempts, 18.0 three-point attempts shooting it at a 0.167 percent clip as a team in this playoff game. During the regular season, Orlando Magic finished the game with a record of 87 , 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 0.435 percent, Orlando Magic had a better score in terms of turnover percentage with 11.5 vs 25.6.
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 Rajon Rondo 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 16.0 and made 9.0 , 10.0 offensive rebounds 12.0 defensive rebounds, 2.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.281. While Rajon Rondo put up 19.0 and made 8.0, 3.0 offensive rebounds, 13.0 defensive rebounds, 6.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.28.