Houston 98, Cleveland 94

December 17, 1985

Regular Season

Richfield Coliseum (Richfield, Ohio)

Attendance: 8,362

Officials: Ed Middleton, Paul Mihalak

Team Rebounds: Houston (0) Cleveland (0)

Technicals: Houston (0) Cleveland (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
HOU (18-8) 29 17 27 25 98
CLE (11-14) 26 26 28 14 94

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
HOU 95 103.7 99.4
CLE 95 99.4 103.7

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
HOU .415 0.127 0.435 0.213
CLE .478 0.190 0.289 0.089

Houston Rockets

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
32 Lewis Lloyd Starter SG 40:00 15-23 0-0 8-9 24.1 2.0 1 3 4 2 1 2 2 38
10 John Lucas Starter PG 25:00 3-11 0-2 1-2 2.8 0.0 1 1 3 0 1 0 0 7
22 Rodney McCray Starter SF 41:00 5-12 0-0 3-3 14.6 2.0 5 7 3 0 1 2 0 13
34 Hakeem Olajuwon Starter C 45:00 6-16 0-0 5-7 10.6 4.0 5 9 1 5 1 3 2 17
50 Ralph Sampson Starter PF 43:00 5-14 0-0 2-3 17.1 5.0 9 14 5 4 1 5 4 12
30 Allen Leavell Bench PG 05:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 -1.2 1.0 0 1 1 3 0 0 1 0
43 Jim Petersen Bench C 08:00 2-2 0-0 0-0 6.8 1.0 3 4 2 0 0 0 1 4
33 Robert Reid Bench PF 25:00 3-11 0-0 1-4 4.2 3.0 2 5 1 3 5 0 2 7
15 Mitchell Wiggins Bench SG 08:00 0-4 0-0 0-0 0.0 2.0 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0
  Team                                
        240 39-94 0-2 20-28 79.0 20 26 46 20 17 11 12 12 98
          41.5% 0.0% 71.4%                    

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 36:00 3-9 0-0 0-0 11.5 1.0 5 6 11 3 1 0 3 6
21 World B. Free Starter SG 36:00 8-23 2-5 5-6 14.0 2.0 4 6 8 3 2 0 3 23
32 Roy Hinson Starter SF 39:00 12-18 0-0 0-0 16.8 0.0 7 7 0 2 0 3 1 24
54 Mel Turpin Starter C 27:00 6-9 0-0 0-0 8.2 1.0 2 3 2 3 1 0 1 12
41 Mark West Starter PF 30:00 5-5 0-0 2-2 13.5 4.0 6 10 0 5 0 1 1 12
16 Johnny Davis Bench PG 12:00 0-5 0-2 0-0 -4.8 0.0 0 0 0 2 1 1 2 0
24 Keith Lee Bench C 07:00 1-4 0-0 0-0 -2.8 0.0 1 1 0 1 0 0 2 2
14 Dirk Minniefield Bench SG 12:00 2-6 0-0 1-1 5.9 1.0 3 4 3 1 1 0 1 5
50 Ben Poquette Bench PF 22:00 2-5 0-0 0-0 -0.2 1.0 2 3 0 4 0 0 1 4
8 Lonnie Shelton Bench PF 19:00 3-6 0-0 0-0 3.0 3.0 2 5 2 4 0 0 3 6
  Team                                
        240 42-90 2-7 8-9 91.1 13 32 45 26 28 6 5 18 94
          46.7% 28.6% 88.9%                    

Houston Rockets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters John Lucas
15.7p, 2.5r, 8.3a
Lewis Lloyd
19p, 5.2r, 3.3a
Rodney McCray
11.9p, 5.8r, 3.2a
Ralph Sampson
17.8p, 11.4r, 3.5a
Hakeem Olajuwon
24.7p, 12.2r, 2a
Rotation  
 
 
 
 
 
Robert Reid
10p, 3.7r, 1.8a
 
 
Lim PT Allen Leavell
5.2p, 0.6r, 2.3a
Mitchell Wiggins
5.7p, 1.7r, 1.5a
 
 
 
 
Jim Petersen
5.5p, 4.5r, 1.1a

Cleveland Cavaliers Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters John Bagley
9.7p, 3.4r, 9.5a
World B. Free
23.6p, 3.2r, 4.3a
Roy Hinson
18p, 9.1r, 1a
Mark West
5.4p, 5.6r, 0.3a
Mel Turpin
12.7p, 6.7r, 0.6a
Rotation Johnny Davis
8.5p, 0.9r, 3.2a
Dirk Minniefield
4.4p, 1.7r, 3.9a
 
 
Ben Poquette
5p, 4.6r, 0.9a
 
 
Rotation  
 
 
 
 
 
Lonnie Shelton
6.8p, 4.2r, 1.4a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Keith Lee
4p, 1.5r, 0a

Houston Rockets Leaders

MPG Hakeem Olajuwon 36.8
FG% Lewis Lloyd .544
3P% Mitchell Wiggins .500
FT% Steve Harris 1.000
ORPG Hakeem Olajuwon 5.5
DRPG Ralph Sampson 8.4
RPG Hakeem Olajuwon 12.2
SPG Hakeem Olajuwon 1.4
APG John Lucas 8.3
BPG Hakeem Olajuwon 3.0
PPG Hakeem Olajuwon 24.7

Cleveland Cavaliers Leaders

MPG Roy Hinson 33.2
FG% Mel Turpin .576
3P% John Bagley .667
FT% Lonnie Shelton .857
ORPG Roy Hinson 2.3
DRPG Roy Hinson 6.8
RPG Roy Hinson 9.1
SPG John Bagley 1.3
APG John Bagley 9.5
BPG Roy Hinson 1.9
PPG World B. Free 23.6

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