The 2020 West Conference Finals of the NBA Playoffs featured Los Angeles Lakers vs. Denver Nuggets head-to-head, and both teams battled 5 times. Out of the 5 game series of the Conference Finals of the 2020 NBA Playoffs, Los Angeles Lakers outdueled Denver Nuggets , coming ontop of the series and winning 4 playoff games as opposed to Denver Nuggets ’s 1 playoff games victories.
As we examine the head-to-head stats between both teams, we can see that Los Angeles Lakers had an offensive rating of 108.2, defensive rating of 106.2, 19.0 free-throw attempts, and 36.0 three-point attempts, shooting it at a 0.361 percent clip as a team. Denver Nuggets had an offensive rating of 106.2, defensive rating of 108.2, 33.0 free-throw attempts, 24.0 three-point attempts shooting it at a 0.333 percent clip as a team in this playoff game. During the regular season, Los Angeles Lakers finished the game with a record of 97 , and Denver Nuggets recorded Los Angeles Lakers possessions throughout the course of the basketball game. Evaluating Los Angeles Lakers vs Denver Nuggets’s based on the advanced stats,Denver Nuggets had a better score in the effective shooting percentage category with 0.527 percent, Denver Nuggets had a better score in terms of turnover percentage with 21.6 vs 24.7 .
The most impactful players on each team in the Los Angeles Lakers vs. Denver Nuggets matchup of the 2020 West Conference Finals NBA Playoffs were LeBron James and Nikola Jokic based 25 minutes or greater game-minutes played. LeBron James for the Los Angeles Lakers in the Conference Finals of the NBA Playoffs, put up 20.0 and made 10.0 , 2.0 offensive rebounds 9.0 defensive rebounds, 4.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.216. While Nikola Jokic put up 20.0 and made 9.0, 1.0 offensive rebounds, 5.0 defensive rebounds, 9.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.239.