The 2009 West 1st Round of the NBA Playoffs featured Portland Trail Blazers vs. Houston Rockets head-to-head, and both teams battled 6 times. Out of the 6 game series of the 1st Round of the 2009 NBA Playoffs, Portland Trail Blazers outdueled Houston Rockets , coming ontop of the series and winning 4 playoff games as opposed to Houston Rockets ’s 2 playoff games victories.
As we examine the head-to-head stats between both teams, we can see that Portland Trail Blazers had an offensive rating of 100.0, defensive rating of 87.5, 23.0 free-throw attempts, and 14.0 three-point attempts, shooting it at a 0.429 percent clip as a team. Houston Rockets had an offensive rating of 87.5, defensive rating of 100.0, 10.0 free-throw attempts, 15.0 three-point attempts shooting it at a 0.2 percent clip as a team in this playoff game. During the regular season, Portland Trail Blazers finished the game with a record of 88 , and Houston Rockets recorded Portland Trail Blazers possessions throughout the course of the basketball game. Evaluating Portland Trail Blazers vs Houston Rockets’s based on the advanced stats, Portland Trail Blazers had a better score in the effective shooting percentage category with 0.5 percent, Portland Trail Blazers had a better score in terms of turnover percentage with 13.6 vs 19.3.
The most impactful players on each team in the Portland Trail Blazers vs. Houston Rockets matchup of the 2009 West 1st Round NBA Playoffs were Brandon Roy and Luis Scola based 25 minutes or greater game-minutes played. Brandon Roy for the Portland Trail Blazers in the 1st Round of the NBA Playoffs, put up 20.0 and made 9.0 , 1.0 offensive rebounds 3.0 defensive rebounds, 3.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.175. While Luis Scola put up 13.0 and made 10.0, 0.0 offensive rebounds, 6.0 defensive rebounds, 2.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.161.