Denver 114, Cleveland 124

December 7, 1985

Regular Season

Richfield Coliseum (Richfield, Ohio)

Attendance: 7,224

Officials: Bennett Salvatore, Tommy Nunez

Team Rebounds: Denver (0) Cleveland (0)

Technicals: Denver (0) Cleveland (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
DEN (14-8) 31 27 28 28 114
CLE (9-11) 34 31 31 28 124

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
DEN 113 101.3 110.2
CLE 113 110.2 101.3

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
DEN .465 0.178 0.405 0.222
CLE .511 0.240 0.333 0.326

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 28:00 5-11 1-1 7-8 7.8 1.0 0 1 0 2 0 4 3 18
23 T.R. Dunn Starter SG 26:00 2-6 0-0 1-3 3.9 2.0 2 4 2 4 1 0 0 5
2 Alex English Starter SF 40:00 12-20 0-0 6-8 15.5 2.0 2 4 3 4 0 0 1 30
12 Fat Lever Starter PG 31:00 6-13 0-1 0-0 8.8 0.0 4 4 8 3 2 0 5 12
33 Calvin Natt Starter PF 28:00 4-10 0-0 3-4 10.0 4.0 6 10 1 1 1 0 2 11
5 Mike Evans Bench PG 17:00 3-12 2-7 0-0 0.2 0.0 1 1 1 3 3 0 2 8
24 Bill Hanzlik Bench SF 29:00 6-12 0-1 2-2 8.2 2.0 2 4 4 5 1 0 2 14
41 Blair Rasmussen Bench C 05:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 -0.2 0.0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0
34 Danny Schayes Bench C 14:00 3-6 0-0 3-4 7.2 4.0 1 5 2 3 1 1 3 9
21 Elston Turner Bench SG 14:00 1-3 0-0 0-0 2.2 0.0 2 2 2 2 0 0 0 2
10 Willie White Bench SG 08:00 2-6 1-3 0-0 -0.2 0.0 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 5
  Team                                
        240 44-99 4-13 22-29 93.4 15 22 37 23 28 9 5 20 114
          44.4% 30.8% 75.9%                    

Cleveland Cavaliers

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
5 John Bagley Starter PG 37:00 3-4 0-0 3-4 17.5 0.0 2 2 14 1 3 1 6 9
21 World B. Free Starter SG 34:00 12-26 0-0 7-9 13.4 3.0 3 6 3 2 1 0 3 31
32 Roy Hinson Starter PF 28:00 6-9 0-0 4-4 10.8 0.0 10 10 1 5 0 0 3 16
35 Phil Hubbard Starter SF 36:00 10-14 0-0 2-4 19.8 7.0 7 14 2 5 3 0 5 22
54 Mel Turpin Starter C 29:00 8-15 0-0 4-4 16.5 3.0 7 10 0 2 1 2 1 20
16 Johnny Davis Bench PG 20:00 2-6 0-0 2-2 5.0 0.0 1 1 5 1 1 0 2 6
44 Edgar Jones Bench C 19:00 3-7 0-0 4-4 7.0 1.0 3 4 1 1 1 0 1 10
50 Ben Poquette Bench PF 23:00 3-9 0-0 2-3 8.1 5.0 6 11 1 3 0 1 2 8
41 Mark West Bench C 12:00 0-2 0-0 2-2 -2.5 1.0 1 2 0 4 0 2 4 2
3 Ennis Whatley Bench SG 02:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 1.0 0.0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
  Team                                
        240 47-92 0-0 30-36 138.5 20 40 60 28 24 10 6 27 124
          51.1% 0% 83.3%                    

Denver Nuggets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Fat Lever
15.9p, 6.3r, 7.2a
T.R. Dunn
4.6p, 5.7r, 2.3a
Alex English
30.3p, 4.8r, 4.2a
Calvin Natt
17.6p, 5.9r, 2.2a
Wayne Cooper
13p, 7.2r, 1a
Rotation Mike Evans
12.1p, 1.5r, 2.2a
Elston Turner
4.2p, 2.2r, 2.5a
Bill Hanzlik
11.7p, 3.3r, 3.8a
 
 
Danny Schayes
7.5p, 5.5r, 1a
Lim PT  
 
Willie White
5.5p, 1.7r, 2.3a
 
 
 
 
Blair Rasmussen
3.8p, 2.4r, 0.6a

Cleveland Cavaliers Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters John Bagley
9.8p, 3r, 9.2a
World B. Free
22.2p, 3.2r, 4.4a
Phil Hubbard
12p, 4.8r, 1.3a
Roy Hinson
17.6p, 9.2r, 0.9a
Mel Turpin
13.3p, 7r, 0.5a
Rotation Johnny Davis
9.1p, 1r, 3.3a
 
 
 
 
Ben Poquette
4.5p, 4.4r, 1a
Edgar Jones
10.9p, 4.7r, 0.5a
Rotation  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Mark West
4.4p, 5.4r, 0.3a
Lim PT  
 
Ennis Whatley
3.1p, 1r, 1.9a
 
 
 
 
 
 

Denver Nuggets Leaders

MPG Alex English 38.3
FG% Pete Williams .522
3P% Calvin Natt .667
FT% Willie White .875
ORPG Alex English 2.4
DRPG Wayne Cooper 5.0
RPG Wayne Cooper 7.2
SPG Fat Lever 2.4
APG Fat Lever 7.2
BPG Wayne Cooper 3.7
PPG Alex English 30.3

Cleveland Cavaliers Leaders

MPG World B. Free 32.4
FG% Mel Turpin .583
3P% John Bagley .600
FT% Mel Turpin .878
ORPG Roy Hinson 2.1
DRPG Roy Hinson 7.0
RPG Roy Hinson 9.2
SPG John Bagley 1.4
APG John Bagley 9.2
BPG Roy Hinson 1.9
PPG World B. Free 22.2

Today's Games

Cleveland Cavaliers 124
Denver Nuggets 114

Dallas Mavericks 120
Golden State Warriors 110

Detroit Pistons 112
Sacramento Kings 122

Houston Rockets 116
Chicago Bulls 104

Los Angeles Clippers 91
Utah Jazz 131

New Jersey Nets 118
Portland Trail Blazers 106