NBA Stats

May 19 2014 1:51PM

SportVU Matchup Data: ECF Game 1

The Pacers took Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals on Sunday. Take a look at the SportVU data to see which matchups they were able to exploit against the Heat.


Heat defending Paul George

The Heat split responsibility trying to check Paul George in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals.


WadeBattierJames
Touches131110
FGM-FGA1-32-23-5
3FGM-3FGA1-21-11-3
Drives020
Points357

Paul George defending LeBron James

In the half-court Paul George was the primary defender on LeBron James, allowing 5-for-8 shooting and 12 points in more than 10 minutes of matchup time. George guarded James for 78% of the time James was in the half-court.

Chris Bosh defending Roy Hibbert

Chris Bosh spent 6:43 defending Roy Hibbert and held him to only 1-of-5 shooting from the floor on 16 touches.

LeBron James' Defense

LeBron James struggled defensively in the Game 1 of the series, splitting time guarding David West and Paul George.


WestGeorge
Matchup Time7:433:10
Touches2710
FGM-FGA3-43-5
3FGM-3FGA0-01-3
Drives00
Points67

Dwyane Wade's offense vs. Lance Stephenson

Dwyane Wade attacked Lance Stephenson in their almost 10 minutes of time matched up versus each other. Wade recorded six drives when being guarded by Stephenson on 30 touches. Wade shot 6-for-9 from the floor and scored 13 of his points.