Denver 127, L.A. Lakers 115

January 25, 1986

Regular Season

The Forum (Inglewood, California)

Attendance: 17,505

Officials: Bruce Alexander, Paul Mihalak

Team Rebounds: Denver (0) Los Angeles (0)

Technicals: Denver (0) Los Angeles (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
DEN (25-19) 31 34 30 32 127
LAL (32-10) 31 22 27 35 115

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
DEN 108 117.4 106.3
LAL 108 106.3 117.4

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
DEN .520 0.092 0.326 0.255
LAL .506 0.222 0.286 0.295

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 26:00 7-16 0-0 0-0 16.2 4.0 9 13 3 5 1 2 0 14
23 T.R. Dunn Starter SG 35:00 5-7 0-0 2-2 13.2 1.0 3 4 2 4 4 1 1 12
2 Alex English Starter PF 25:00 8-16 0-0 4-5 11.6 2.0 2 4 5 4 0 0 1 20
12 Fat Lever Starter PG 42:00 5-12 0-0 3-4 15.5 0.0 4 4 10 0 3 0 3 13
33 Calvin Natt Starter SF 27:00 7-14 0-0 4-6 11.5 2.0 1 3 2 1 2 0 0 18
5 Mike Evans Bench PG 04:00 0-3 0-1 3-3 -0.9 0.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3
24 Bill Hanzlik Bench SF 24:00 4-11 0-2 5-7 9.4 2.0 1 3 8 3 2 0 4 13
41 Blair Rasmussen Bench C 02:00 2-3 0-0 0-0 0.8 0.0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 4
34 Danny Schayes Bench C 22:00 5-5 0-0 3-4 15.5 3.0 1 4 4 4 1 1 0 13
21 Elston Turner Bench SG 18:00 6-8 0-0 1-2 12.2 0.0 6 6 1 1 1 0 0 13
10 Willie White Bench SG 02:00 1-2 0-0 0-0 1.5 0.0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2
31 Pete Williams Bench SF 13:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 2.2 0.0 2 2 0 1 1 0 1 2
  Team                                
        240 51-98 0-3 25-33 120.9 14 29 43 36 26 15 4 10 127
          52.0% 0.0% 75.8%                    

Los Angeles Lakers

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
33 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Starter C 34:00 8-16 0-0 10-12 19.0 2.0 2 4 9 4 0 3 4 26
21 Michael Cooper Starter SG 23:00 1-5 0-1 1-1 -0.6 1.0 2 3 3 4 0 1 4 3
18 Kurt Rambis Starter SF 23:00 1-2 0-0 3-4 13.2 3.0 7 10 2 4 2 1 0 5
4 Byron Scott Starter PG 32:00 6-16 0-0 1-2 1.8 0.0 0 0 2 1 1 0 1 13
42 James Worthy Starter PF 33:00 9-18 0-1 0-0 10.0 2.0 6 8 3 2 0 0 3 18
45 A.C. Green Bench PF 21:00 4-9 0-0 2-3 3.4 2.0 1 3 0 3 0 1 1 10
25 Mitch Kupchak Bench PF 10:00 3-4 0-0 4-4 10.2 1.0 5 6 0 0 0 0 0 10
12 Ronnie Lester Bench PG 25:00 2-5 0-1 3-3 3.1 0.0 2 2 7 1 0 0 7 7
20 Maurice Lucas Bench PF 10:00 1-2 0-0 1-2 0.8 0.0 2 2 0 1 0 0 1 3
40 Mike McGee Bench SG 20:00 6-8 3-3 0-0 9.8 1.0 3 4 1 3 0 0 2 15
35 Larry Spriggs Bench SF 09:00 2-3 0-0 1-2 4.0 0.0 0 0 2 2 2 0 1 5
  Team                                
        240 43-88 3-6 26-33 110.6 12 30 42 29 25 5 6 24 115
          48.9% 50.0% 78.8%                    

Denver Nuggets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Fat Lever
14.9p, 5.7r, 7.2a
T.R. Dunn
5.2p, 5r, 2.4a
Calvin Natt
17.7p, 6.5r, 2.3a
Alex English
29.2p, 5.1r, 4.1a
Wayne Cooper
13.8p, 7.4r, 1a
Rotation  
 
Elston Turner
5.4p, 2.7r, 2.2a
Bill Hanzlik
11.9p, 3.1r, 4.1a
 
 
Danny Schayes
7.7p, 5r, 1a
Rotation  
 
 
 
Pete Williams
2.8p, 2.6r, 0.4a
 
 
 
 
Lim PT Mike Evans
10p, 1.4r, 2.1a
Willie White
4.4p, 1.3r, 1.6a
 
 
 
 
Blair Rasmussen
3.5p, 2.1r, 0.4a

Los Angeles Lakers Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Byron Scott
15.5p, 2.3r, 2a
Michael Cooper
8.9p, 3r, 5.5a
Kurt Rambis
5.4p, 6.9r, 0.9a
James Worthy
20.6p, 4.9r, 2.5a
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
22.7p, 5.9r, 3.5a
Rotation Ronnie Lester
2.8p, 0.4r, 2a
Mike McGee
8.2p, 1.7r, 1.1a
 
 
A.C. Green
7.1p, 5.1r, 1a
 
 
Rotation  
 
 
 
 
 
Mitch Kupchak
6.2p, 3.7r, 0.3a
 
 
Rotation  
 
 
 
 
 
Maurice Lucas
10.4p, 7.6r, 1a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
Larry Spriggs
4.1p, 1.6r, 1.4a
 
 
 
 

Denver Nuggets Leaders

MPG Alex English 37.5
FG% Pete Williams .620
3P% Calvin Natt .667
FT% Alex English .840
ORPG Alex English 2.3
DRPG Wayne Cooper 5.3
RPG Wayne Cooper 7.4
SPG Fat Lever 2.4
APG Fat Lever 7.2
BPG Wayne Cooper 3.5
PPG Alex English 29.2

Los Angeles Lakers Leaders

MPG Magic Johnson 34.7
FG% Kurt Rambis .618
3P% Maurice Lucas 1.000
FT% Magic Johnson .870
ORPG Maurice Lucas 2.3
DRPG Maurice Lucas 5.2
RPG Maurice Lucas 7.6
SPG Magic Johnson 1.5
APG Magic Johnson 13.1
BPG Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 1.6
PPG Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 22.7

Today's Games

Chicago Bulls 133
Phoenix Suns 114

Houston Rockets 117
Detroit Pistons 112

Indiana Pacers 124
Golden State Warriors 101

Los Angeles Lakers 115
Denver Nuggets 127

New York Knicks 88
Milwaukee Bucks 104

Sacramento Kings 125
Portland Trail Blazers 129

San Antonio Spurs 107
Dallas Mavericks 123

Seattle SuperSonics 106
New Jersey Nets 99

Utah Jazz 130
Los Angeles Clippers 90

Washington Wizards 111
Atlanta Hawks 103