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2001 NBA Playoffs Summary

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League Champion: Los Angeles Lakers

Finals MVP: Shaquille O'Neal (33.0/15.8/4.8)

2001 Playoff Leaders:
PTS: Allen Iverson (723)
TRB: Dikembe Mutombo (316)
AST: Allen Iverson (134)
WS: Kobe Bryant (3.8)

League Playoffs

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Finals (4-1): Los Angeles Lakers over Philadelphia 76ers (Series Stats)
 
Eastern Conference Finals (4-3): Philadelphia 76ers over Milwaukee Bucks (Series Stats)
Western Conference Finals (4-0): Los Angeles Lakers over San Antonio Spurs (Series Stats)
 
Eastern Conference Semifinals (4-3): Milwaukee Bucks over Charlotte Hornets (Series Stats)
Eastern Conference Semifinals (4-3): Philadelphia 76ers over Toronto Raptors (Series Stats)
Western Conference Semifinals (4-0): Los Angeles Lakers over Sacramento Kings (Series Stats)
Western Conference Semifinals (4-1): San Antonio Spurs over Dallas Mavericks (Series Stats)
 
Eastern Conference First Round (3-0): Charlotte Hornets over Miami Heat (Series Stats)
Eastern Conference First Round (3-1): Milwaukee Bucks over Orlando Magic (Series Stats)
Eastern Conference First Round (3-1): Philadelphia 76ers over Indiana Pacers (Series Stats)
Eastern Conference First Round (3-2): Toronto Raptors over New York Knicks (Series Stats)
Western Conference First Round (3-2): Dallas Mavericks over Utah Jazz (Series Stats)
Western Conference First Round (3-0): Los Angeles Lakers over Portland Trail Blazers (Series Stats)
Western Conference First Round (3-1): Sacramento Kings over Phoenix Suns (Series Stats)
Western Conference First Round (3-1): San Antonio Spurs over Minnesota Timberwolves (Series Stats)

Team Stats

Rk Team G MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS PTS/G
1 Los Angeles Lakers 16 3865 612 1309 .468 98 254 .386 514 1055 .487 332 491 .676 229 542 771 365 147 92 224 363 1654 103.4
2 Orlando Magic 4 985 156 359 .435 32 82 .390 124 277 .448 67 98 .684 54 121 175 88 32 25 45 106 411 102.8
3 Sacramento Kings 8 1920 277 688 .403 40 114 .351 237 574 .413 187 229 .817 121 260 381 134 65 42 133 194 781 97.6
4 Charlotte Hornets 10 2400 339 781 .434 44 120 .367 295 661 .446 235 314 .748 132 299 431 197 86 46 121 209 957 95.7
5 Milwaukee Bucks 18 4345 630 1450 .434 121 316 .383 509 1134 .449 341 426 .800 231 575 806 395 106 123 234 429 1722 95.7
6 Philadelphia 76ers 23 5545 783 1859 .421 88 262 .336 695 1597 .435 470 618 .761 325 684 1009 459 185 113 285 475 2124 92.3
7 Toronto Raptors 12 2880 423 954 .443 71 181 .392 352 773 .455 189 250 .756 143 322 465 269 94 73 163 257 1106 92.2
8 Dallas Mavericks 10 2400 322 808 .399 61 172 .355 261 636 .410 217 256 .848 122 288 410 170 59 55 116 234 922 92.2
9 San Antonio Spurs 13 3120 434 989 .439 72 198 .364 362 791 .458 250 349 .716 139 428 567 255 79 78 181 269 1190 91.5
10 Utah Jazz 5 1200 165 389 .424 18 55 .327 147 334 .440 100 129 .775 63 147 210 116 26 26 61 134 448 89.6
11 New York Knicks 5 1200 167 357 .468 20 59 .339 147 298 .493 91 117 .778 39 143 182 78 31 19 73 121 445 89.0
12 Portland Trail Blazers 3 720 96 229 .419 16 61 .262 80 168 .476 59 78 .756 29 84 113 49 19 14 45 64 267 89.0
13 Phoenix Suns 4 960 136 358 .380 17 68 .250 119 290 .410 65 91 .714 54 123 177 85 39 23 55 94 354 88.5
14 Indiana Pacers 4 960 131 329 .398 25 73 .342 106 256 .414 62 75 .827 47 112 159 83 19 18 50 94 349 87.3
15 Minnesota Timberwolves 4 960 123 318 .387 12 40 .300 111 278 .399 70 86 .814 44 126 170 74 30 23 51 97 328 82.0
16 Miami Heat 3 720 89 217 .410 16 50 .320 73 167 .437 41 58 .707 22 83 105 50 15 15 56 76 235 78.3
League Average 9 2136 305 712 .429 47 132 .357 258 581 .445 174 229 .757 112 271 383 179 65 49 118 201 831 93.6

Opponent Stats

Rk Team G MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS PTS/G
1 Minnesota Timberwolves 4 960 127 296 .429 24 58 .414 103 238 .433 76 105 .724 40 132 172 76 21 18 56 82 354 88.5
2 Charlotte Hornets 10 2400 333 777 .429 64 174 .368 269 603 .446 164 214 .766 106 303 409 218 57 69 150 249 894 89.4
3 Los Angeles Lakers 16 3865 531 1300 .408 64 236 .271 467 1064 .439 324 423 .766 189 464 653 265 120 92 224 379 1450 90.6
4 Toronto Raptors 12 2880 406 902 .450 49 137 .358 357 765 .467 234 299 .783 129 344 473 218 89 58 166 263 1095 91.3
5 San Antonio Spurs 13 3120 453 1100 .412 67 181 .370 386 919 .420 222 293 .758 177 416 593 264 107 71 154 300 1195 91.9
6 New York Knicks 5 1200 173 399 .434 23 57 .404 150 342 .439 92 126 .730 61 135 196 98 41 26 70 110 461 92.2
7 Philadelphia 76ers 23 5545 801 1813 .442 159 398 .399 642 1415 .454 365 474 .770 273 670 943 513 150 157 310 522 2126 92.4
8 Indiana Pacers 4 960 136 321 .424 13 44 .295 123 277 .444 89 113 .788 58 131 189 84 30 23 44 86 374 93.5
9 Utah Jazz 5 1200 154 370 .416 38 103 .369 116 267 .434 123 143 .860 49 145 194 75 19 27 65 114 469 93.8
10 Milwaukee Bucks 18 4345 623 1493 .417 90 248 .363 533 1245 .428 361 496 .728 261 529 790 373 139 86 207 375 1697 94.3
11 Dallas Mavericks 10 2400 354 775 .457 53 136 .390 301 639 .471 198 274 .723 125 330 455 234 57 53 135 240 959 95.9
12 Sacramento Kings 8 1920 288 677 .425 31 115 .270 257 562 .457 173 247 .700 112 257 369 164 78 45 117 191 780 97.5
13 Phoenix Suns 4 960 137 341 .402 22 57 .386 115 284 .405 96 120 .800 64 141 205 71 30 21 70 85 392 98.0
14 Miami Heat 3 720 103 223 .462 15 35 .429 88 188 .468 81 102 .794 36 95 131 55 37 12 42 62 302 100.7
15 Portland Trail Blazers 3 720 117 257 .455 16 60 .267 101 197 .513 61 86 .709 44 102 146 76 30 6 35 67 311 103.7
16 Orlando Magic 4 985 147 350 .420 23 66 .348 124 284 .437 117 150 .780 70 143 213 83 27 21 48 91 434 108.5
League Average 9 2136 305 712 .429 47 132 .357 258 581 .445 174 229 .757 112 271 383 179 65 49 118 201 831 93.6

Miscellaneous Stats

Offense Four Factors Defense Four Factors
Rk Team G W L W-L% PW PL ORtg DRtg Pace FTr 3PAr eFG% TOV% ORB% FT/FGA eFG% TOV% DRB% FT/FGA
1 Los Angeles Lakers 16 15 1 .938 13.8 2.2 111.6 97.9 92.0 .375 .194 .505 .128 .330 .254 .433 .131 .741 .249
2 Philadelphia 76ers 23 12 11 .522 11.4 11.6 105.7 105.8 87.0 .332 .141 .445 .118 .327 .253 .486 .133 .715 .201
3 Milwaukee Bucks 18 10 8 .556 9.9 8.1 107.8 106.2 88.3 .294 .218 .476 .125 .304 .235 .447 .108 .688 .242
4 San Antonio Spurs 13 7 6 .538 6.3 6.7 102.2 102.6 89.6 .353 .200 .475 .137 .250 .253 .442 .111 .707 .202
5 Charlotte Hornets 10 6 4 .600 7.2 2.8 108.0 100.9 88.6 .402 .154 .462 .116 .303 .301 .470 .147 .738 .211
6 Toronto Raptors 12 6 6 .500 6.4 5.6 106.0 105.0 86.9 .262 .190 .481 .133 .294 .198 .477 .138 .714 .259
7 Dallas Mavericks 10 4 6 .400 3.7 6.3 104.2 108.4 88.5 .317 .213 .436 .112 .270 .269 .491 .131 .697 .255
8 Sacramento Kings 8 3 5 .375 4.0 4.0 101.5 101.3 96.2 .333 .166 .432 .144 .320 .272 .448 .130 .699 .256
9 Utah Jazz 5 2 3 .400 1.7 3.3 103.8 108.6 86.3 .332 .141 .447 .120 .303 .257 .468 .131 .750 .332
10 New York Knicks 5 2 3 .400 1.9 3.1 101.3 105.0 87.8 .328 .165 .496 .152 .224 .255 .462 .133 .701 .231
11 Phoenix Suns 4 1 3 .250 0.8 3.2 92.2 102.1 96.0 .254 .190 .404 .121 .277 .182 .434 .151 .658 .282
12 Minnesota Timberwolves 4 1 3 .250 1.0 3.0 93.5 100.9 87.7 .270 .126 .406 .125 .250 .220 .470 .141 .759 .257
13 Indiana Pacers 4 1 3 .250 1.1 2.9 100.3 107.5 87.0 .228 .222 .436 .121 .264 .188 .444 .106 .659 .277
14 Orlando Magic 4 1 3 .250 1.3 2.7 107.9 113.9 92.8 .273 .228 .479 .101 .274 .187 .453 .103 .634 .334
15 Portland Trail Blazers 3 0 3 .000 0.3 2.7 97.3 113.4 91.4 .341 .266 .454 .146 .221 .258 .486 .106 .656 .237
16 Miami Heat 3 0 3 .000 0.1 2.9 87.5 112.4 89.6 .267 .230 .447 .188 .188 .189 .496 .136 .697 .363
League Average 8.9 4.4 4.4 .500 4.5 4.4 104.5 104.5 89.3 .322 .185 .462 .127 .293 .244 .462 .127 .707 .244

Playoff Leaders

Minutes Played
1. Allen Iverson-PHI 1016
2. Dikembe Mutombo-PHI 981
3. Aaron McKie-PHI 892
4. Ray Allen-MIL 768
5. Tyrone Hill-PHI 742
Field Goals
1. Allen Iverson-PHI 257
2. Shaquille O'Neal-LAL 191
3. Kobe Bryant-LAL 168
4. Ray Allen-MIL 158
5. Glenn Robinson-MIL 138
Field Goal Attempts
1. Allen Iverson-PHI 661
2. Kobe Bryant-LAL 358
3. Shaquille O'Neal-LAL 344
4. Ray Allen-MIL 331
5. Glenn Robinson-MIL 322
3-Pt Field Goals
1. Ray Allen-MIL 57
2. Allen Iverson-PHI 48
3. Derek Fisher-LAL 35
4. Aaron McKie-PHI 27
5. Vince Carter-TOR 25
3-Pt Field Goal Attempts
1. Allen Iverson-PHI 142
2. Ray Allen-MIL 119
3. Derek Fisher-LAL 68
4. Aaron McKie-PHI 64
5. Glenn Robinson-MIL 62
Free Throws
1. Allen Iverson-PHI 161
2. Kobe Bryant-LAL 124
3. Dikembe Mutombo-PHI 115
4. Shaquille O'Neal-LAL 105
5. Sam Cassell-MIL 84
Free Throw Attempts
1. Allen Iverson-PHI 208
2. Shaquille O'Neal-LAL 200
3. Kobe Bryant-LAL 151
4. Dikembe Mutombo-PHI 148
5. Tim Duncan-SAS 119
Offensive Rebounds
1. Dikembe Mutombo-PHI 113
2. Shaquille O'Neal-LAL 91
3. Ervin Johnson-MIL 59
4. Tyrone Hill-PHI 54
  Tim Duncan-SAS 54
Defensive Rebounds
1. Dikembe Mutombo-PHI 203
2. Shaquille O'Neal-LAL 156
3. Ervin Johnson-MIL 135
4. Tim Duncan-SAS 134
5. Tyrone Hill-PHI 114
  David Robinson*-SAS 114
Total Rebounds
1. Dikembe Mutombo-PHI 316
2. Shaquille O'Neal-LAL 247
3. Ervin Johnson-MIL 194
4. Tim Duncan-SAS 188
5. Tyrone Hill-PHI 168
Assists
1. Allen Iverson-PHI 134
2. Aaron McKie-PHI 121
3. Sam Cassell-MIL 120
4. Ray Allen-MIL 108
5. Eric Snow-PHI 104
Steals
1. Allen Iverson-PHI 52
2. Aaron McKie-PHI 34
3. Rick Fox-LAL 31
4. Baron Davis-CHH 28
5. Eric Snow-PHI 27
Blocks
1. Dikembe Mutombo-PHI 72
2. Shaquille O'Neal-LAL 38
3. Ervin Johnson-MIL 37
4. Tim Duncan-SAS 35
5. David Robinson*-SAS 31
Turnovers
1. Allen Iverson-PHI 63
2. Shaquille O'Neal-LAL 57
3. Sam Cassell-MIL 52
4. Kobe Bryant-LAL 51
5. Tim Duncan-SAS 50
Personal Fouls
1. Tyrone Hill-PHI 80
2. Sam Cassell-MIL 76
3. Aaron McKie-PHI 67
4. Eric Snow-PHI 63
5. Scott Williams-MIL 57
Points
1. Allen Iverson-PHI 723
2. Shaquille O'Neal-LAL 487
3. Kobe Bryant-LAL 471
4. Ray Allen-MIL 452
5. Glenn Robinson-MIL 350
Field Goal Pct
1. Todd MacCulloch-PHI .632
2. Allan Houston-NYK .594
3. Ervin Johnson-MIL .574
4. Shaquille O'Neal-LAL .555
5. Kurt Thomas-NYK .532
3-Pt Field Goal Pct
1. Hedo Turkoglu-SAC .571
2. Dee Brown-ORL .545
  Allan Houston-NYK .545
4. Derek Fisher-LAL .515
5. Pat Garrity-ORL .500
Free Throw Pct
1. Hedo Turkoglu-SAC 1.000
  Allan Houston-NYK 1.000
  Sean Elliott-SAS 1.000
  Damon Stoudamire-POR 1.000
5. Peja Stojakovic-SAC .968
Minutes Per Game
1. Allen Iverson-PHI 46.2
2. Vince Carter-TOR 44.9
3. Tracy McGrady-ORL 44.5
4. Reggie Miller*-IND 44.2
5. Chris Webber-SAC 43.5
Points Per Game
1. Tracy McGrady-ORL 33.8
2. Allen Iverson-PHI 32.9
3. Reggie Miller*-IND 31.2
4. Shaquille O'Neal-LAL 30.4
5. Kobe Bryant-LAL 29.4
Rebounds Per Game
1. Shaquille O'Neal-LAL 15.4
2. Tim Duncan-SAS 14.5
3. Dikembe Mutombo-PHI 13.7
4. Jermaine O'Neal-IND 12.5
5. David Robinson*-SAS 11.8
Assists Per Game
1. Jason Kidd-PHO 13.2
2. John Stockton*-UTA 11.4
3. Travis Best-IND 9.2
4. Tracy McGrady-ORL 8.2
5. Sam Cassell-MIL 6.7
Steals Per Game
1. Baron Davis-CHH 2.8
2. Doug Christie-SAC 2.5
3. Allen Iverson-PHI 2.4
4. John Stockton*-UTA 2.0
5. Rick Fox-LAL 1.9
Blocks Per Game
1. Dikembe Mutombo-PHI 3.1
2. Shawn Bradley-DAL 3.0
3. Tim Duncan-SAS 2.7
4. Jermaine O'Neal-IND 2.5
5. David Robinson*-SAS 2.4
Player Efficiency Rating
1. Shaquille O'Neal-LAL 28.7
2. Tracy McGrady-ORL 26.8
3. Tim Duncan-SAS 25.4
4. Kobe Bryant-LAL 25.0
5. Kevin Garnett-MIN 24.9
True Shooting Pct
1. Allan Houston-NYK .706
2. Derek Fisher-LAL .618
3. Ray Allen-MIL .613
4. Reggie Miller*-IND .606
5. Baron Davis-CHH .603
Effective Field Goal Pct
1. Allan Houston-NYK .641
2. Todd MacCulloch-PHI .632
3. Derek Fisher-LAL .594
4. Eddie Jones-MIA .580
5. Ervin Johnson-MIL .574
Offensive Rebound Pct
1. Shaquille O'Neal-LAL 15.0
2. Jerome Williams-TOR 14.4
3. Scott Williams-MIL 13.6
4. Dikembe Mutombo-PHI 12.8
5. Kurt Thomas-NYK 12.6
Defensive Rebound Pct
1. David Robinson*-SAS 28.7
2. Jermaine O'Neal-IND 27.3
3. Kevin Garnett-MIN 26.6
4. Tim Duncan-SAS 26.3
5. Kurt Thomas-NYK 24.7
Total Rebound Pct
1. David Robinson*-SAS 20.1
2. Shaquille O'Neal-LAL 19.8
3. Tim Duncan-SAS 19.2
4. Kurt Thomas-NYK 19.1
5. Ervin Johnson-MIL 18.3
Assist Pct
1. Jason Kidd-PHO 55.4
2. John Stockton*-UTA 51.4
3. Travis Best-IND 39.3
4. Tracy McGrady-ORL 36.7
5. Terrell Brandon-MIN 35.2
Steal Pct
1. Baron Davis-CHH 3.8
2. Jerome Williams-TOR 3.4
3. Doug Christie-SAC 3.3
4. George Lynch-PHI 3.2
5. Robert Horry-LAL 3.0
Block Pct
1. Shawn Bradley-DAL 8.8
2. Dikembe Mutombo-PHI 5.8
3. David Robinson*-SAS 5.1
4. Tim Duncan-SAS 4.5
5. Ervin Johnson-MIL 4.5
Turnover Pct
1. Bryon Russell-UTA 3.2
2. Tracy McGrady-ORL 5.4
3. Dirk Nowitzki-DAL 6.4
4. Derek Fisher-LAL 6.5
5. Eddie Robinson-CHH 7.4
Usage Pct
1. Karl Malone*-UTA 38.4
2. Allen Iverson-PHI 36.8
3. Tracy McGrady-ORL 36.6
4. Shaquille O'Neal-LAL 32.0
5. Tim Duncan-SAS 31.2
Offensive Rating
1. Derek Fisher-LAL 130.2
2. John Stockton*-UTA 128.2
3. Ervin Johnson-MIL 127.7
4. Allan Houston-NYK 127.3
5. Bryon Russell-UTA 126.5
Defensive Rating
1. David Robinson*-SAS 92.4
2. Robert Horry-LAL 94.9
3. Tim Duncan-SAS 95.6
4. Shaquille O'Neal-LAL 96.0
5. Vlade Divac-SAC 97.1
Offensive Win Shares
1. Ray Allen-MIL 3.2
2. Kobe Bryant-LAL 2.6
3. Dikembe Mutombo-PHI 2.4
4. Shaquille O'Neal-LAL 2.3
5. Allen Iverson-PHI 1.9
Defensive Win Shares
1. Shaquille O'Neal-LAL 1.4
2. Dikembe Mutombo-PHI 1.3
3. Kobe Bryant-LAL 1.2
4. Tim Duncan-SAS 1.1
5. Rick Fox-LAL 1.1
Win Shares
1. Kobe Bryant-LAL 3.8
2. Dikembe Mutombo-PHI 3.8
3. Shaquille O'Neal-LAL 3.7
4. Ray Allen-MIL 3.6
5. Allen Iverson-PHI 2.7
Win Shares Per 48 Minutes
1. Shaquille O'Neal-LAL .260
2. Kobe Bryant-LAL .260
3. Kevin Garnett-MIN .255
4. Baron Davis-CHH .226
5. Ray Allen-MIL .223