Houston 112, New Jersey 122

December 20, 1985

Regular Season

Izod Center (East Rutherford, New Jersey)

Attendance: 10,897

Officials: Joe Crawford, Mel Whitworth

Team Rebounds: Houston (0) New Jersey (0)

Technicals: Houston (0) New Jersey (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
HOU (18-10) 30 23 29 30 112
NJN (16-12) 28 29 38 27 122

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
HOU 104 107.3 116.9
NJN 104 116.9 107.3

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
HOU .480 0.096 0.342 0.160
NJN .553 0.144 0.236 0.329

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 31:00 7-11 0-0 4-4 12.2 0.0 2 2 5 5 1 1 2 18
10 John Lucas Starter PG 27:00 1-9 1-3 1-3 3.9 1.0 1 2 6 2 2 0 1 4
22 Rodney McCray Starter SF 35:00 7-12 0-0 3-5 8.1 1.0 4 5 1 4 0 0 1 17
34 Hakeem Olajuwon Starter PF 42:00 9-20 0-0 2-6 14.0 5.0 7 12 3 4 2 1 3 20
50 Ralph Sampson Starter C 35:00 8-15 0-0 2-4 10.8 0.0 10 10 2 4 0 0 2 18
20 Steve Harris Bench SG 02:00 2-3 0-0 0-0 1.8 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
30 Allen Leavell Bench PG 15:00 2-6 1-1 0-0 3.5 0.0 0 0 1 0 3 0 1 5
43 Jim Petersen Bench C 09:00 2-3 0-0 0-0 3.8 2.0 0 2 0 2 1 0 0 4
33 Robert Reid Bench PF 27:00 7-13 0-0 4-5 13.6 3.0 1 4 4 1 0 0 0 18
15 Mitchell Wiggins Bench PG 17:00 2-8 0-1 0-0 0.0 1.0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 4
  Team                                
        240 47-100 2-5 16-27 87.6 13 25 38 22 22 10 2 10 112
          47.0% 40.0% 59.3%                    

New Jersey Nets

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
10 Otis Birdsong Starter PG 41:00 8-12 0-0 1-2 12.2 1.0 2 3 6 3 0 1 3 17
42 Mike Gminski Starter C 28:00 9-11 0-0 4-4 20.5 1.0 7 8 3 2 0 1 1 22
55 Albert King Starter SF 28:00 5-11 0-0 3-4 8.5 2.0 5 7 2 3 1 0 2 13
20 Micheal Ray Richardson Starter SG 42:00 4-12 0-0 5-6 11.8 0.0 6 6 7 3 2 1 3 13
52 Buck Williams Starter PF 44:00 9-19 0-0 8-9 26.6 5.0 15 20 3 4 1 2 2 26
53 Darryl Dawkins Bench C 24:00 7-10 0-0 7-13 11.4 1.0 1 2 3 4 0 2 2 21
54 Mickey Johnson Bench C 20:00 2-6 0-0 0-0 12.5 3.0 6 9 6 1 1 0 1 4
14 Kelvin Ransey Bench PG 13:00 3-4 0-0 0-0 2.0 0.0 0 0 1 2 0 0 1 6
  Team                                
        240 47-85 0-0 28-38 121.5 13 42 55 31 22 5 7 15 122
          55.3% 0% 73.7%                    

Houston Rockets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters John Lucas
15.4p, 2.4r, 8.2a
Lewis Lloyd
18.8p, 5r, 3.4a
Rodney McCray
12p, 5.8r, 3.2a
Hakeem Olajuwon
24.1p, 11.9r, 2a
Ralph Sampson
17.8p, 11.1r, 3.4a
Rotation Mitchell Wiggins
5.9p, 1.7r, 1.5a
 
 
 
 
Robert Reid
10.4p, 3.8r, 1.9a
 
 
Rotation Allen Leavell
5p, 0.6r, 2.2a
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lim PT  
 
Steve Harris
3.8p, 0.9r, 0.7a
 
 
 
 
Jim Petersen
5.5p, 4.5r, 1a

New Jersey Nets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Otis Birdsong
16.4p, 2.6r, 2.9a
Micheal Ray Richardson
16.8p, 5.6r, 7.7a
Albert King
10.6p, 3.6r, 1.4a
Buck Williams
16.6p, 12.5r, 1.6a
Mike Gminski
12.5p, 7.3r, 1.4a
Rotation Kelvin Ransey
5.8p, 1.3r, 2.3a
 
 
 
 
 
 
Darryl Dawkins
14.6p, 4.6r, 1.3a
Rotation  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Mickey Johnson
7.2p, 4r, 2.6a

Houston Rockets Leaders

MPG Hakeem Olajuwon 36.6
FG% Lewis Lloyd .550
3P% Ralph Sampson .500
FT% Steve Harris .929
ORPG Hakeem Olajuwon 5.4
DRPG Ralph Sampson 8.2
RPG Hakeem Olajuwon 11.9
SPG Lewis Lloyd 1.5
APG John Lucas 8.2
BPG Hakeem Olajuwon 2.9
PPG Hakeem Olajuwon 24.1

New Jersey Nets Leaders

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