Denver 94, New York 111

December 3, 1985

Regular Season

Madison Square Garden (Manhattan, New York)

Attendance: 11,884

Officials: Dan Crawford, Hugh Evans

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

Technicals: Denver (0) New York (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
DEN (12-7) 18 21 25 30 94
NYK (5-14) 33 24 33 21 111

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
DEN 94 99.6 117.6
NYK 94 117.6 99.6

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
DEN .430 0.180 0.488 0.233
NYK .578 0.201 0.370 0.181

Denver Nuggets

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
42 Wayne Cooper Starter C 23:00 4-13 0-0 0-0 1.5 6.0 3 9 0 6 0 1 3 8
23 T.R. Dunn Starter SG 15:00 0-2 0-0 0-0 -0.2 1.0 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 0
2 Alex English Starter SF 31:00 4-16 0-2 4-6 -1.5 1.0 1 2 2 2 2 0 4 12
12 Fat Lever Starter PG 30:00 6-11 0-0 0-0 10.5 4.0 1 5 6 4 0 0 2 12
33 Calvin Natt Starter PF 21:00 4-9 0-0 1-2 4.8 2.0 1 3 2 1 0 0 1 9
5 Mike Evans Bench PG 27:00 7-11 0-2 4-5 9.1 0.0 3 3 2 4 0 0 1 18
24 Bill Hanzlik Bench SF 20:00 3-7 0-0 0-1 6.6 1.0 1 2 3 1 3 0 1 6
41 Blair Rasmussen Bench C 12:00 1-4 0-0 7-8 4.5 1.0 2 3 1 0 0 0 2 9
34 Danny Schayes Bench C 25:00 5-8 0-0 1-3 10.1 3.0 5 8 1 3 1 1 2 11
21 Elston Turner Bench SG 15:00 1-1 0-0 3-4 9.2 1.0 2 3 3 2 2 0 0 5
10 Willie White Bench SG 09:00 1-2 0-1 0-0 2.2 0.0 1 1 3 2 0 0 1 2
31 Pete Williams Bench SF 12:00 1-2 0-0 0-0 1.0 0.0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 2
  Team                                
        240 37-86 0-5 20-29 87.9 20 21 41 24 27 8 2 17 94
          43.0% 0.0% 69.0%                    

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 33:00 8-14 0-0 3-4 11.5 2.0 6 8 4 6 2 0 5 19
33 Patrick Ewing Starter C 27:00 6-9 0-0 0-2 11.8 2.0 3 5 3 0 0 3 3 12
55 Louis Orr Starter SF 31:00 4-8 0-0 2-4 8.0 3.0 2 5 1 2 1 1 1 10
2 Rory Sparrow Starter PG 30:00 7-9 0-0 2-4 13.5 0.0 1 1 5 0 0 0 0 16
6 Trent Tucker Starter SG 33:00 9-12 0-1 0-0 13.2 0.0 3 3 4 4 1 0 1 18
1 Ken Bannister Bench PF 21:00 2-6 0-0 2-2 6.2 4.0 6 10 0 4 0 2 3 6
35 Fred Cofield Bench SG 02:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 -1.2 0.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
18 Ernie Grunfeld Bench SF 18:00 6-8 0-0 0-0 12.5 2.0 4 6 2 3 1 0 0 12
23 Bob Thornton Bench C 14:00 1-5 0-0 2-4 1.5 2.0 1 3 1 2 1 0 1 4
4 Darrell Walker Bench SG 16:00 2-5 0-0 4-6 6.2 0.0 1 1 6 3 0 0 1 8
21 Gerald Wilkins Bench SF 15:00 3-6 0-0 0-0 0.0 2.0 2 4 1 4 0 0 4 6
  Team                                
        240 48-83 0-1 15-26 109.2 17 29 46 27 29 6 6 19 111
          57.8% 0.0% 57.7%                    

Denver Nuggets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Fat Lever
16.1p, 6.7r, 7.4a
T.R. Dunn
4.6p, 5.8r, 2.3a
Alex English
30.3p, 4.7r, 4.1a
Calvin Natt
17p, 5.6r, 2.1a
Wayne Cooper
13.3p, 7.5r, 0.9a
Rotation Mike Evans
12.2p, 1.7r, 2.5a
Elston Turner
5p, 2.4r, 2.6a
Bill Hanzlik
11.1p, 3.3r, 3.2a
 
 
Danny Schayes
7.6p, 5.7r, 0.9a
Rotation  
 
 
 
Pete Williams
2.3p, 2.8r, 0.5a
 
 
Blair Rasmussen
4.1p, 2.5r, 0.6a
Lim PT  
 
Willie White
5.6p, 1.8r, 2.4a
 
 
 
 
 
 

New York Knicks Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Rory Sparrow
11.5p, 2.4r, 6.6a
Trent Tucker
8.8p, 1.8r, 2.4a
Louis Orr
8.1p, 3.4r, 0.5a
Pat Cummings
19.7p, 10.2r, 1.3a
Patrick Ewing
20.5p, 8.8r, 1.8a
Rotation  
 
Darrell Walker
9p, 3r, 4.2a
Ernie Grunfeld
6.5p, 3.7r, 1.2a
Ken Bannister
7.5p, 4.6r, 0.3a
Bob Thornton
4.4p, 3.4r, 0.8a
Rotation  
 
 
 
Gerald Wilkins
10.3p, 2.9r, 1.6a
 
 
 
 
Lim PT  
 
Fred Cofield
2p, 1r, 1.5a
 
 
 
 
 
 

Denver Nuggets Leaders

MPG Alex English 38.2
FG% Pete Williams .522
3P% Calvin Natt 1.000
FT% Willie White .875
ORPG Fat Lever 2.6
DRPG Wayne Cooper 5.2
RPG Wayne Cooper 7.5
SPG Fat Lever 2.3
APG Fat Lever 7.4
BPG Wayne Cooper 3.9
PPG Alex English 30.3

New York Knicks Leaders

MPG Rory Sparrow 36.9
FG% Pat Cummings .535
3P% Ernie Grunfeld 1.000
FT% Butch Carter 1.000
ORPG Pat Cummings 3.5
DRPG Pat Cummings 6.7
RPG Pat Cummings 10.2
SPG Darrell Walker 1.7
APG Rory Sparrow 6.6
BPG Patrick Ewing 1.9
PPG Patrick Ewing 20.5

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