San Antonio Spurs

Game 1 97.0 - 105.0
Game Date: 2009-04-18

Dallas Mavericks

San Antonio Spurs vs. Dallas Mavericks : Game 1 97.0 - 105.0

Game Date: 2009-04-18

San Antonio Spurs's Basic Boxscore
San Antonio Spurs's Advanced Boxscore
Dallas Mavericks's Basic Boxscore
Dallas Mavericks's Advanced Boxscore
San Antonio Spurs's Shot Chart
Win Probability: San Antonio Spurs vs Dallas Mavericks
Dallas Mavericks's Shot Chart

Key Players For This Game

Tim Duncan

Nickname: Tim

Basic Player Statistic Summary
Advanced Player Statistic Summary
Nickname: Dirk

Dirk Nowitzki

Basic Player Statistic Summary
Advanced Player Statistic Summary
San Antonio Spurs Boxscore Summary
Dallas Mavericks Boxscore Summary
Tim's Shot Chart Summary
Dirk's Shot Chart Summary

Game Summary

The 2009 West 1st Round of the NBA Playoffs featured San Antonio Spurs vs. Dallas Mavericks head-to-head, and both teams battled 5 times. Out of the 5 game series of the 1st Round of the 2009 NBA Playoffs, Dallas Mavericks outdueled San Antonio Spurs , coming ontop of the series and winning 4 playoff games as opposed to San Antonio Spurs ’s 1 playoff games victories.

As we examine the head-to-head stats between both teams, we can see that San Antonio Spurs had an offensive rating of 116.9, defensive rating of 126.5, 12.0 free-throw attempts, and 14.0 three-point attempts, shooting it at a 0.786 percent clip as a team. Dallas Mavericks had an offensive rating of 126.5, defensive rating of 116.9, 17.0 free-throw attempts, 17.0 three-point attempts shooting it at a 0.294 percent clip as a team in this playoff game. During the regular season, San Antonio Spurs finished the game with a record of 83 , and Dallas Mavericks recorded San Antonio Spurs possessions throughout the course of the basketball game. Evaluating San Antonio Spurs vs Dallas Mavericks’s based on the advanced stats,Dallas Mavericks had a better score in the effective shooting percentage category with 0.571 percent, Dallas Mavericks had a better score in terms of turnover percentage with 8.4 vs 10.8 .

The most impactful players on each team in the San Antonio Spurs vs. Dallas Mavericks matchup of the 2009 West 1st Round NBA Playoffs were Tim Duncan and Dirk Nowitzki based 25 minutes or greater game-minutes played. Tim Duncan for the San Antonio Spurs in the 1st Round of the NBA Playoffs, put up 24.0 and made 13.0 , 2.0 offensive rebounds 7.0 defensive rebounds, 2.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.176. While Dirk Nowitzki put up 15.0 and made 7.0, 1.0 offensive rebounds, 7.0 defensive rebounds, 2.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.125.