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2008 NBA Eastern Conference Semifinals

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League Champion: Boston Celtics

Finals MVP: Paul Pierce (21.8/4.5/6.3)

2008 Playoff Leaders:
PTS: Kobe Bryant (633)
TRB: Kevin Garnett (274)
AST: Rajon Rondo (172)
WS: Kevin Garnett (4.1)

2 Series

Click matchup for composite box score
2 vs. 3 Detroit Pistons vs. Orlando Magic DETROIT PISTONS win 4-1
1 vs. 4 Boston Celtics vs. Cleveland Cavaliers BOSTON CELTICS win 4-3

#2.Detroit Pistons (4) vs. #3.Orlando Magic (1)

Game 1
ORL
DET
72
91
Game 2
ORL
DET
93
100
Game 3
DET
ORL
86
111
Game 4
DET
ORL
90
89
Game 5
ORL
DET
86
91

Detroit Pistons (1-4)

Totals Shooting Per Game
Rk Player Age G GS MP FG FGA 3P 3PA FT FTA ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS FG% 3P% FT% MP PTS TRB AST STL BLK
1 Richard Hamilton 29 5 5 202 40 96 2 7 36 39 4 19 23 14 11 1 10 12 118 .417 .286 .923 40.3 23.6 4.6 2.8 2.2 0.2
2 Tayshaun Prince 27 5 5 211 33 70 3 10 9 10 12 26 38 20 3 4 9 7 78 .471 .300 .900 42.2 15.6 7.6 4.0 0.6 0.8
3 Rasheed Wallace 33 5 5 170 28 69 3 20 7 11 4 23 27 8 8 1 5 18 66 .406 .150 .636 34.0 13.2 5.4 1.6 1.6 0.2
4 Chauncey Billups 31 3 3 72 14 34 3 7 18 19 1 6 7 11 1 0 2 3 49 .412 .429 .947 24.1 16.3 2.3 3.7 0.3 0.0
5 Rodney Stuckey 21 5 2 130 15 42 0 1 19 20 2 9 11 17 5 0 6 13 49 .357 .000 .950 26.1 9.8 2.2 3.4 1.0 0.0
6 Antonio McDyess 33 5 2 136 17 30 0 0 7 8 15 27 42 8 2 4 1 23 41 .567 .875 27.2 8.2 8.4 1.6 0.4 0.8
7 Jason Maxiell 24 5 3 105 10 19 0 0 4 8 5 14 19 5 7 8 3 14 24 .526 .500 20.9 4.8 3.8 1.0 1.4 1.6
8 Lindsey Hunter 37 2 0 41 4 11 3 6 0 0 1 3 4 4 2 0 0 3 11 .364 .500 20.6 5.5 2.0 2.0 1.0 0.0
9 Arron Afflalo 22 4 0 29 3 8 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 2 0 0 0 6 .375 7.3 1.5 0.3 0.5 0.5 0.0
10 Theo Ratliff 34 4 0 47 2 4 0 0 2 2 8 4 12 0 1 3 0 8 6 .500 1.000 11.7 1.5 3.0 0.0 0.3 0.8
11 Jarvis Hayes 26 4 0 18 2 10 1 5 0 0 2 7 9 1 0 0 0 1 5 .200 .200 4.4 1.3 2.3 0.3 0.0 0.0
12 Walter Herrmann 28 4 0 27 1 4 1 1 2 4 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 4 5 .250 1.000 .500 6.7 1.3 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0
13 Juan Dixon 29 2 0 7 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 3.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
14 Amir Johnson 20 2 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5
Team Totals 5 1200 169 399 16 57 104 121 55 139 194 90 42 22 36 106 458 .424 .281 .860 240.0 91.6 38.8 18.0 8.4 4.4

Advanced Stats

Totals Advanced
Rk Player Age G GS MP TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg GmSc
1 Richard Hamilton 29 5 5 202 .521 .427 2.5 12.0 7.0 14.1 3.1 0.4 8.1 30.1 108 107 16.2
2 Tayshaun Prince 27 5 5 211 .524 .493 6.8 15.4 10.9 17.1 0.8 1.8 10.8 19.4 110 110 13.2
3 Rasheed Wallace 33 5 5 170 .447 .428 2.9 17.5 9.7 8.4 2.7 0.7 6.3 22.8 94 105 7.8
4 Chauncey Billups 31 3 3 72 .578 .456 2.0 9.3 6.0 26.8 0.8 0.0 4.5 30.4 126 104 12.8
5 Rodney Stuckey 21 5 2 130 .482 .357 1.6 8.7 5.0 23.0 2.2 0.0 10.6 21.3 104 111 7.0
6 Antonio McDyess 33 5 2 136 .612 .567 13.1 25.2 18.9 9.9 0.9 2.5 2.9 12.5 141 104 9.0
7 Jason Maxiell 24 5 3 105 .533 .526 5.4 15.4 10.7 8.1 3.8 7.2 11.8 12.0 104 98 5.7
8 Lindsey Hunter 37 2 0 41 .500 .500 3.1 9.6 6.1 15.8 2.9 0.0 0.0 13.2 124 110 5.1
9 Arron Afflalo 22 4 0 29 .375 .375 0.0 3.7 1.9 14.8 3.9 0.0 0.0 13.4 89 108 1.3
10 Theo Ratliff 34 4 0 47 .615 .500 18.3 10.9 15.1 0.0 1.1 5.8 0.0 5.1 158 108 2.7
11 Jarvis Hayes 26 4 0 18 .250 .250 12.8 50.3 30.5 8.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 28.0 69 108 0.7
12 Walter Herrmann 28 4 0 27 .434 .375 4.1 0.0 2.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 10.3 102 116 0.2
13 Juan Dixon 29 2 0 7 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 13.9 0 118 -0.7
14 Amir Johnson 20 2 0 5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 16.9 0.0 99 0.4
Team Totals 5 1200

Orlando Magic (1-4)

Totals Shooting Per Game
Rk Player Age G GS MP FG FGA 3P 3PA FT FTA ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS FG% 3P% FT% MP PTS TRB AST STL BLK
1 Rashard Lewis 28 5 5 206 36 82 11 28 17 22 11 19 30 12 3 2 17 11 100 .439 .393 .773 41.2 20.0 6.0 2.4 0.6 0.4
2 Hedo Turkoglu 28 5 5 200 35 74 8 17 8 12 4 21 25 28 4 0 21 24 86 .473 .471 .667 39.9 17.2 5.0 5.6 0.8 0.0
3 Dwight Howard 22 5 5 213 28 55 0 0 20 39 25 42 67 1 4 15 14 18 76 .509 .513 42.6 15.2 13.4 0.2 0.8 3.0
4 Jameer Nelson 25 5 5 171 29 59 9 19 9 14 2 24 26 23 0 1 8 22 76 .492 .474 .643 34.1 15.2 5.2 4.6 0.0 0.2
5 Maurice Evans 29 5 5 145 19 32 7 16 3 6 5 7 12 4 5 1 6 6 48 .594 .438 .500 29.0 9.6 2.4 0.8 1.0 0.2
6 Keyon Dooling 27 5 0 67 8 21 4 9 8 9 2 6 8 3 3 0 2 14 28 .381 .444 .889 13.4 5.6 1.6 0.6 0.6 0.0
7 Keith Bogans 27 5 0 142 8 24 3 13 3 5 3 21 24 4 2 0 5 16 22 .333 .231 .600 28.3 4.4 4.8 0.8 0.4 0.0
8 Marcin Gortat 23 4 0 24 4 5 0 0 0 0 1 4 5 0 0 4 1 2 8 .800 6.0 2.0 1.3 0.0 0.0 1.0
9 Carlos Arroyo 28 2 0 17 1 2 0 0 2 2 0 1 1 1 0 0 2 1 4 .500 1.000 8.3 2.0 0.5 0.5 0.0 0.0
10 James Augustine 23 1 0 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 1.000 1.6 2.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
11 Pat Garrity 31 2 0 6 0 2 0 1 1 2 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .500 2.8 0.5 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
12 Adonal Foyle 32 1 0 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 3.4 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
13 J.J. Redick 23 1 0 6 0 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 6.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Team Totals 5 1200 169 362 42 105 71 111 53 149 202 76 21 23 76 115 451 .467 .400 .640 240.0 90.2 40.4 15.2 4.2 4.6

Advanced Stats

Totals Advanced
Rk Player Age G GS MP TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg GmSc
1 Rashard Lewis 28 5 5 206 .545 .506 6.7 10.9 8.8 10.9 0.8 0.6 15.6 25.9 105 112 12.0
2 Hedo Turkoglu 28 5 5 200 .542 .527 2.5 11.9 7.4 27.1 1.2 0.0 20.9 24.9 101 111 9.7
3 Dwight Howard 22 5 5 213 .527 .509 14.5 23.3 19.3 0.7 1.0 4.9 16.2 19.9 101 103 13.0
4 Jameer Nelson 25 5 5 171 .583 .568 1.7 17.6 9.4 25.5 0.0 0.4 10.9 21.1 120 112 10.6
5 Maurice Evans 29 5 5 145 .693 .703 4.3 5.7 5.1 4.9 2.0 0.5 14.8 13.9 124 111 7.5
6 Keyon Dooling 27 5 0 67 .561 .476 4.1 10.0 6.8 7.8 2.6 0.0 7.4 20.1 115 109 3.4
7 Keith Bogans 27 5 0 142 .420 .396 2.5 17.2 10.3 4.3 0.8 0.0 16.0 10.9 84 109 1.9
8 Marcin Gortat 23 4 0 24 .800 .800 6.1 19.1 12.4 0.0 0.0 11.7 16.7 12.7 124 99 2.3
9 Carlos Arroyo 28 2 0 17 .694 .500 0.0 6.7 3.8 6.9 0.0 0.0 41.0 14.0 92 115 0.8
10 James Augustine 23 1 0 2 1.000 1.000 0.0 71.3 40.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 30.9 200 86 2.0
11 Pat Garrity 31 2 0 6 .174 .000 0.0 40.7 21.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 25.7 40 101 -0.1
12 Adonal Foyle 32 1 0 3 .000 .000 0.0 43.2 19.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 27.9 0 114 -1.1
13 J.J. Redick 23 1 0 6 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 23.5 0 117 -2.5
Team Totals 5 1200

#1.Boston Celtics (4) vs. #4.Cleveland Cavaliers (3)

Game 1
CLE
BOS
72
76
Game 2
CLE
BOS
73
89
Game 3
BOS
CLE
84
108
Game 4
BOS
CLE
77
88
Game 5
CLE
BOS
89
96
Game 6
BOS
CLE
69
74
Game 7
CLE
BOS
92
97

Boston Celtics (3-4)

Totals Shooting Per Game
Rk Player Age G GS MP FG FGA 3P 3PA FT FTA ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS FG% 3P% FT% MP PTS TRB AST STL BLK
1 Kevin Garnett 31 7 7 274 60 110 0 2 17 20 17 59 76 22 6 7 8 18 137 .545 .000 .850 39.1 19.6 10.9 3.1 0.9 1.0
2 Paul Pierce 30 7 7 269 44 109 11 33 37 43 5 30 35 25 8 1 24 24 136 .404 .333 .860 38.4 19.4 5.0 3.6 1.1 0.1
3 Rajon Rondo 21 7 7 219 29 68 3 7 13 17 8 21 29 42 10 3 18 20 74 .426 .429 .765 31.2 10.6 4.1 6.0 1.4 0.4
4 Ray Allen 32 7 7 262 20 61 4 24 21 22 5 18 23 16 6 2 11 14 65 .328 .167 .955 37.4 9.3 3.3 2.3 0.9 0.3
5 James Posey 31 7 0 147 11 25 7 20 7 8 3 21 24 8 5 1 3 15 36 .440 .350 .875 21.0 5.1 3.4 1.1 0.7 0.1
6 Kendrick Perkins 23 7 7 176 12 26 0 0 11 22 12 23 35 6 3 8 15 25 35 .462 .500 25.2 5.0 5.0 0.9 0.4 1.1
7 P.J. Brown 38 7 0 78 11 15 0 0 5 6 4 15 19 1 2 2 3 19 27 .733 .833 11.2 3.9 2.7 0.1 0.3 0.3
8 Sam Cassell 38 5 0 82 8 33 2 9 9 12 0 5 5 9 2 0 3 9 27 .242 .222 .750 16.4 5.4 1.0 1.8 0.4 0.0
9 Leon Powe 24 6 0 74 7 18 0 0 10 16 8 6 14 2 0 0 1 7 24 .389 .625 12.3 4.0 2.3 0.3 0.0 0.0
10 Glen Davis 22 6 0 44 5 16 0 0 4 6 3 3 6 0 1 1 4 11 14 .313 .667 7.4 2.3 1.0 0.0 0.2 0.2
11 Eddie House 29 5 0 44 4 15 2 6 2 2 2 5 7 4 2 1 1 4 12 .267 .333 1.000 8.8 2.4 1.4 0.8 0.4 0.2
12 Tony Allen 26 3 0 12 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 2 1 .500 3.9 0.3 0.0 0.3 0.3 0.0
Team Totals 7 1680 211 496 29 101 137 176 67 206 273 136 46 26 92 168 588 .425 .287 .778 240.0 84.0 39.0 19.4 6.6 3.7

Advanced Stats

Totals Advanced
Rk Player Age G GS MP TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg GmSc
1 Kevin Garnett 31 7 7 274 .577 .545 8.2 26.8 17.8 20.0 1.2 2.3 6.3 23.5 119 99 17.6
2 Paul Pierce 30 7 7 269 .532 .454 2.5 13.5 8.2 20.2 1.7 0.3 15.8 28.7 98 104 11.4
3 Rajon Rondo 21 7 7 219 .490 .449 4.9 11.2 8.3 37.6 2.6 1.4 19.3 21.6 99 101 9.1
4 Ray Allen 32 7 7 262 .460 .361 2.5 8.0 5.4 11.7 1.3 0.7 13.5 15.7 94 105 5.8
5 James Posey 31 7 0 147 .631 .580 2.9 16.6 10.2 10.2 1.9 0.7 9.5 10.7 120 102 4.7
6 Kendrick Perkins 23 7 7 176 .490 .462 9.0 15.1 12.3 6.4 1.0 4.2 29.6 14.5 80 100 2.9
7 P.J. Brown 38 7 0 78 .765 .733 7.7 23.6 15.6 2.7 1.5 2.0 14.5 13.4 130 103 3.0
8 Sam Cassell 38 5 0 82 .353 .273 0.0 7.6 3.8 19.6 1.4 0.0 7.3 25.0 78 104 1.8
9 Leon Powe 24 6 0 74 .479 .389 13.4 9.9 11.3 6.0 0.0 0.0 3.8 17.5 110 106 2.8
10 Glen Davis 22 6 0 44 .376 .313 9.1 7.2 8.2 0.0 1.3 1.9 17.7 25.8 66 102 0.1
11 Eddie House 29 5 0 44 .378 .333 5.6 14.5 10.3 16.9 2.7 2.4 5.9 19.9 87 103 1.8
12 Tony Allen 26 3 0 12 .568 0.0 0.0 0.0 14.2 4.7 0.0 53.2 7.9 70 97 0.2
Team Totals 7 1680

Cleveland Cavaliers (3-4)

Totals Shooting Per Game
Rk Player Age G GS MP FG FGA 3P 3PA FT FTA ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS FG% 3P% FT% MP PTS TRB AST STL BLK
1 LeBron James 23 7 7 303 55 155 9 39 68 90 9 36 45 53 15 9 37 20 187 .355 .231 .756 43.3 26.7 6.4 7.6 2.1 1.3
2 Zydrunas Ilgauskas 32 7 7 206 32 74 0 0 19 21 16 38 54 12 2 9 10 17 83 .432 .905 29.4 11.9 7.7 1.7 0.3 1.3
3 Delonte West 24 7 7 271 26 61 9 24 19 24 5 21 26 24 8 4 23 19 80 .426 .375 .792 38.7 11.4 3.7 3.4 1.1 0.6
4 Wally Szczerbiak 30 7 7 221 24 68 10 33 17 19 2 10 12 10 1 1 4 16 75 .353 .303 .895 31.6 10.7 1.7 1.4 0.1 0.1
5 Joe Smith 32 7 0 146 23 37 0 1 7 13 5 26 31 4 3 3 4 19 53 .622 .000 .538 20.9 7.6 4.4 0.6 0.4 0.4
6 Anderson Varejao 25 7 0 128 14 28 0 0 6 14 10 22 32 3 5 0 3 20 34 .500 .429 18.3 4.9 4.6 0.4 0.7 0.0
7 Daniel Gibson 21 5 0 107 9 23 4 12 6 8 2 6 8 8 2 1 3 9 28 .391 .333 .750 21.4 5.6 1.6 1.6 0.4 0.2
8 Sasha Pavlovic 24 7 0 109 10 25 4 8 4 6 6 4 10 1 2 0 2 15 28 .400 .500 .667 15.6 4.0 1.4 0.1 0.3 0.0
9 Ben Wallace 33 7 7 165 9 19 0 0 4 8 18 23 41 7 5 6 3 12 22 .474 .500 23.5 3.1 5.9 1.0 0.7 0.9
10 Damon Jones 31 2 0 12 1 5 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .200 .333 6.2 1.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
11 Devin Brown 29 2 0 6 1 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 2 .333 .000 3.1 1.0 0.5 1.0 0.0 0.0
12 Dwayne Jones 24 2 0 6 0 1 0 0 1 2 1 2 3 0 0 1 0 1 1 .000 .500 2.9 0.5 1.5 0.0 0.0 0.5
Team Totals 7 1680 204 499 37 121 151 205 74 189 263 124 43 34 89 148 596 .409 .306 .737 240.0 85.1 37.6 17.7 6.1 4.9

Advanced Stats

Totals Advanced
Rk Player Age G GS MP TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg GmSc
1 LeBron James 23 7 7 303 .480 .384 3.2 15.7 9.1 41.0 2.9 2.5 16.0 37.8 96 98 17.5
2 Zydrunas Ilgauskas 32 7 7 206 .499 .432 8.9 24.3 16.4 13.4 0.5 3.8 10.7 22.3 103 98 9.4
3 Delonte West 24 7 7 271 .559 .500 2.1 10.1 6.0 16.8 1.7 1.2 24.3 17.4 94 103 7.5
4 Wally Szczerbiak 30 7 7 221 .491 .426 1.0 6.1 3.4 10.4 0.3 0.4 5.0 18.0 104 107 5.6
5 Joe Smith 32 7 0 146 .620 .622 4.2 23.4 13.5 6.0 1.2 1.7 8.6 16.0 115 98 5.9
6 Anderson Varejao 25 7 0 128 .498 .500 9.6 21.8 15.5 4.3 2.2 0.0 8.1 14.5 102 98 3.8
7 Daniel Gibson 21 5 0 107 .528 .478 2.5 6.7 4.5 13.1 1.0 0.7 10.2 13.8 107 104 3.9
8 Sasha Pavlovic 24 7 0 109 .507 .480 6.6 5.0 6.0 1.7 1.0 0.0 6.7 13.4 106 107 2.0
9 Ben Wallace 33 7 7 165 .488 .474 14.0 18.5 15.7 7.7 1.8 3.1 11.8 7.7 120 100 5.2
10 Damon Jones 31 2 0 12 .300 .300 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 19.8 68 119 -0.1
11 Devin Brown 29 2 0 6 .333 .333 0.0 18.7 9.1 75.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 23.1 97 107 1.0
12 Dwayne Jones 24 2 0 6 .266 .000 19.5 40.8 29.9 0.0 0.0 14.4 0.0 16.3 87 89 0.8
Team Totals 7 1680