New York 98, Detroit 109

November 20, 1985

Regular Season

Silverdome (Pontiac, Michigan)

Attendance: 15,451

Officials: Darell Garretson, Mel Whitworth

Team Rebounds: New York (0) Detroit (0)

Technicals: New York (0) Detroit (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
NYK (3-9) 21 28 18 31 98
DET (8-5) 30 32 28 19 109

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
NYK 95 103.1 114.7
DET 95 114.7 103.1

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
NYK .443 0.189 0.400 0.227
DET .560 0.158 0.231 0.333

New York Knicks

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
42 Pat Cummings Starter PF 36:00 8-12 0-0 8-8 11.5 2.0 6 8 0 4 0 1 6 24
2 Rory Sparrow Starter PG 28:00 5-9 0-0 0-0 10.2 1.0 2 3 5 1 1 0 1 10
23 Bob Thornton Starter C 21:00 0-5 0-0 2-4 -2.8 2.0 2 4 1 6 1 0 2 2
4 Darrell Walker Starter SG 27:00 4-14 0-0 1-2 0.2 3.0 2 5 1 4 0 1 2 9
21 Gerald Wilkins Starter SF 28:00 5-9 0-0 3-4 11.0 1.0 1 2 4 1 4 0 3 13
1 Ken Bannister Bench PF 14:00 2-7 0-0 0-0 -2.8 0.0 0 0 1 3 0 0 1 4
35 Fred Cofield Bench SG 15:00 4-6 0-0 0-0 14.0 2.0 2 4 6 0 2 0 1 8
18 Ernie Grunfeld Bench SF 22:00 5-12 0-0 3-3 9.1 3.0 3 6 1 2 0 1 0 13
55 Louis Orr Bench PF 23:00 2-6 0-0 2-2 3.8 2.0 4 6 0 4 1 0 1 6
6 Trent Tucker Bench SG 26:00 4-8 0-0 1-2 3.8 0.0 2 2 1 2 1 0 1 9
  Team                                
        240 39-88 0-0 20-25 88.1 16 24 40 20 27 10 3 18 98
          44.3% 0% 80.0%                    

Detroit Pistons

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
54 Kent Benson Starter PF 25:00 6-9 0-0 9-9 20.1 5.0 5 10 2 3 0 0 0 21
40 Bill Laimbeer Starter C 32:00 8-16 0-0 0-1 9.6 1.0 8 9 0 2 0 2 2 16
25 John Long Starter SF 20:00 1-3 0-0 2-2 -1.0 0.0 0 0 1 4 0 0 1 4
11 Isiah Thomas Starter PG 35:00 5-6 0-0 2-2 17.0 0.0 3 3 9 0 2 0 3 12
7 Kelly Tripucka Starter SG 31:00 7-11 0-0 2-4 13.2 1.0 4 5 4 2 2 0 2 16
00 Tony Campbell Bench SF 17:00 3-8 0-0 0-0 2.8 1.0 3 4 0 1 0 1 1 6
23 Earl Cureton Bench PF 23:00 4-8 0-0 1-2 5.2 0.0 4 4 2 2 1 1 3 9
4 Joe Dumars Bench SG 15:00 3-6 0-0 1-1 0.1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 7
35 Mike Gibson Bench PF 03:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 1.5 0.0 1 1 0 3 0 1 0 2
15 Vinnie Johnson Bench PG 26:00 4-6 0-0 6-7 12.4 0.0 0 0 5 1 1 0 0 14
44 Rick Mahorn Bench C 13:00 0-1 0-0 2-2 1.5 1.0 2 3 0 3 0 1 1 2
  Team                                
        240 42-75 0-0 25-30 100.5 9 30 39 23 21 6 6 15 109
          56.0% 0% 83.3%                    

New York Knicks Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Rory Sparrow
9.9p, 2.7r, 6.9a
Darrell Walker
11.3p, 3.4r, 4.4a
Gerald Wilkins
12.3p, 3.7r, 1.9a
Pat Cummings
18.3p, 7.3r, 1a
Bob Thornton
5.7p, 4.4r, 0.8a
Rotation  
 
Trent Tucker
6.8p, 1.7r, 2.2a
Ernie Grunfeld
6.4p, 3.6r, 1.3a
Louis Orr
8.5p, 3.5r, 0.2a
 
 
Rotation  
 
Fred Cofield
3.6p, 1.4r, 2.2a
 
 
Ken Bannister
8.6p, 4.8r, 0.3a
 
 

Detroit Pistons Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Isiah Thomas
22p, 3.8r, 11.5a
Kelly Tripucka
17.6p, 4.5r, 2.9a
John Long
14p, 2.1r, 1.5a
Kent Benson
6.1p, 4.4r, 0.5a
Bill Laimbeer
18.2p, 13.9r, 2.2a
Rotation Vinnie Johnson
10.4p, 2r, 2.8a
Joe Dumars
8.8p, 0.9r, 2.6a
Tony Campbell
8.4p, 3.4r, 0.5a
Earl Cureton
10.4p, 7.6r, 1.8a
Rick Mahorn
5.2p, 5r, 0.9a
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
Mike Gibson
2.6p, 1r, 0a
 
 

New York Knicks Leaders

MPG Rory Sparrow 37.0
FG% Ken Bannister .532
3P% Ernie Grunfeld 1.000
FT% Louis Orr 1.000
ORPG Pat Cummings 3.5
DRPG Patrick Ewing 6.4
RPG Patrick Ewing 9.4
SPG Darrell Walker 2.2
APG Rory Sparrow 6.9
BPG Patrick Ewing 2.1
PPG Patrick Ewing 21.0

Detroit Pistons Leaders

MPG Isiah Thomas 38.0
FG% Mike Gibson .714
3P% Tony Campbell 1.000
FT% Mike Gibson 1.000
ORPG Bill Laimbeer 3.9
DRPG Bill Laimbeer 10.0
RPG Bill Laimbeer 13.9
SPG Isiah Thomas 2.8
APG Isiah Thomas 11.5
BPG Earl Cureton 1.0
PPG Isiah Thomas 22.0

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