New York 95, Houston 104

January 18, 1986

Regular Season

Compaq Center (Houston, Texas)

Attendance: 16,016

Officials: Mike Mathis, Mel Whitworth

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

Technicals: New York (0) Houston (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
NYK (14-26) 24 25 26 20 95
HOU (27-13) 17 30 24 33 104

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
NYK 98 96.8 106.0
HOU 98 106.0 96.8

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
NYK .488 0.245 0.333 0.183
HOU .526 0.153 0.250 0.282

New York Knicks

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
20 James Bailey Starter PF 25:00 3-6 0-0 2-2 9.5 3.0 7 10 1 5 0 2 2 8
33 Patrick Ewing Starter C 43:00 11-22 0-0 3-4 10.0 2.0 6 8 2 5 0 1 4 25
55 Louis Orr Starter SF 37:00 3-10 0-0 4-4 8.5 3.0 2 5 3 2 0 1 0 10
2 Rory Sparrow Starter PG 42:00 7-14 0-0 1-1 8.6 1.0 2 3 5 4 4 0 5 15
21 Gerald Wilkins Starter SG 29:00 5-10 0-0 2-6 7.2 3.0 2 5 5 3 1 0 4 12
1 Ken Bannister Bench PF 22:00 4-5 0-0 2-2 4.5 1.0 4 5 1 4 0 0 4 10
18 Ernie Grunfeld Bench SF 11:00 0-2 0-1 0-0 2.5 0.0 0 0 5 2 0 0 0 0
23 Bob Thornton Bench C 06:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 1.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
4 Darrell Walker Bench SG 25:00 7-13 0-2 1-2 2.2 0.0 3 3 1 5 2 0 5 15
  Team                                
        240 40-82 0-3 15-21 94.1 13 26 39 23 30 8 4 24 95
          48.8% 0.0% 71.4%                    

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 25:00 5-12 0-0 0-0 1.2 0.0 1 1 2 1 1 0 3 10
10 John Lucas Starter PG 30:00 1-3 0-0 1-2 5.8 0.0 3 3 8 3 0 0 3 3
22 Rodney McCray Starter SF 41:00 3-6 0-0 4-5 16.9 5.0 3 8 8 2 1 0 2 10
34 Hakeem Olajuwon Starter PF 29:00 10-18 0-0 4-7 16.6 1.0 5 6 0 6 6 2 1 24
50 Ralph Sampson Starter C 42:00 11-20 0-1 4-6 22.0 3.0 7 10 8 6 2 1 3 26
20 Steve Harris Bench SG 02:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
30 Allen Leavell Bench PG 09:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0.8 0.0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0
43 Jim Petersen Bench C 19:00 2-4 0-0 1-2 4.0 0.0 3 3 2 1 0 0 1 5
33 Robert Reid Bench PF 22:00 5-7 0-0 1-3 8.4 0.0 5 5 2 2 1 0 2 11
15 Mitchell Wiggins Bench SG 21:00 4-7 0-0 7-9 10.4 0.0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 15
  Team                                
        240 41-78 0-1 22-34 110.0 9 27 36 36 22 11 3 15 104
          52.6% 0.0% 64.7%                    

New York Knicks Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Rory Sparrow
11.6p, 2.2r, 6.3a
Gerald Wilkins
9.6p, 2.5r, 1.8a
Louis Orr
10.3p, 3.8r, 2.1a
James Bailey
8.1p, 6.3r, 0.9a
Patrick Ewing
20.9p, 9.3r, 2.3a
Rotation  
 
Darrell Walker
9.6p, 2.8r, 3.6a
Ernie Grunfeld
5.8p, 3r, 1.5a
Ken Bannister
6.6p, 4.3r, 0.4a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Bob Thornton
3.6p, 3r, 0.6a

Houston Rockets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters John Lucas
16.1p, 2.4r, 8.7a
Lewis Lloyd
18.6p, 4.7r, 3.7a
Rodney McCray
11.8p, 6r, 3.3a
Hakeem Olajuwon
23.2p, 11.3r, 1.9a
Ralph Sampson
18.2p, 11.7r, 3.6a
Rotation  
 
Mitchell Wiggins
6.4p, 1.9r, 1.3a
 
 
Robert Reid
10.2p, 3.4r, 2.1a
Jim Petersen
4.8p, 4.2r, 0.9a
Lim PT Allen Leavell
4.7p, 0.5r, 2a
Steve Harris
2.9p, 0.7r, 0.5a
 
 
 
 
 
 

New York Knicks Leaders

MPG Patrick Ewing 37.1
FG% Rory Sparrow .511
3P% Trent Tucker .471
FT% Butch Carter 1.000
ORPG Pat Cummings 2.9
DRPG Patrick Ewing 6.7
RPG Patrick Ewing 9.3
SPG Darrell Walker 1.8
APG Rory Sparrow 6.3
BPG Patrick Ewing 2.2
PPG Patrick Ewing 20.9

Houston Rockets Leaders

MPG Ralph Sampson 36.6
FG% Rodney McCray .548
3P% John Lucas .369
FT% Steve Harris .929
ORPG Hakeem Olajuwon 5.0
DRPG Ralph Sampson 8.5
RPG Ralph Sampson 11.7
SPG Hakeem Olajuwon 1.6
APG John Lucas 8.7
BPG Hakeem Olajuwon 3.4
PPG Hakeem Olajuwon 23.2

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