New York 97, Denver 102

January 30, 1986

Regular Season

McNichols Sports Arena (Denver, Colorado)

Attendance: 17,022

Officials: Jess Kersey, Ed Middleton

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

Technicals: New York (0) Denver (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
NYK (16-30) 18 28 26 25 97
DEN (27-20) 24 31 21 26 102

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
NYK 87 111.4 117.1
DEN 87 117.1 111.4

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
NYK .463 0.138 0.429 0.256
DEN .477 0.126 0.429 0.233

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 27:00 4-11 0-0 1-1 4.9 2.0 6 8 2 6 0 1 2 9
33 Patrick Ewing Starter C 36:00 9-20 0-0 7-9 13.6 3.0 4 7 1 4 0 3 1 25
55 Louis Orr Starter SF 33:00 1-4 0-0 1-3 1.6 1.0 3 4 3 3 0 0 2 3
2 Rory Sparrow Starter PG 25:00 1-5 0-1 2-4 4.8 0.0 2 2 5 1 0 0 0 4
21 Gerald Wilkins Starter SG 36:00 11-14 0-0 3-8 10.5 2.0 0 2 1 2 0 1 4 25
1 Ken Bannister Bench PF 15:00 1-3 0-0 1-2 3.8 0.0 5 5 1 2 1 0 1 3
18 Ernie Grunfeld Bench SF 18:00 0-2 0-1 0-0 -0.8 0.0 1 1 4 6 0 0 1 0
23 Bob Thornton Bench C 13:00 3-4 0-0 0-0 6.5 4.0 0 4 0 3 1 0 0 6
6 Trent Tucker Bench SG 12:00 1-6 0-1 0-0 5.0 3.0 2 5 2 0 1 0 0 2
4 Darrell Walker Bench SG 25:00 7-13 0-0 6-10 10.8 3.0 1 4 2 1 0 0 1 20
  Team                                
        240 38-82 0-3 21-37 74.6 18 24 42 21 28 3 5 12 97
          46.3% 0.0% 56.8%                    

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 22:00 1-8 0-0 1-1 -1.9 3.0 2 5 1 6 0 1 2 3
23 T.R. Dunn Starter SG 31:00 3-6 0-0 2-3 7.4 3.0 2 5 2 3 1 0 1 8
2 Alex English Starter SF 43:00 17-26 0-0 5-6 27.0 3.0 3 6 5 1 1 0 1 39
12 Fat Lever Starter PG 35:00 5-10 0-0 0-0 10.8 1.0 1 2 7 3 2 0 1 10
31 Pete Williams Starter PF 23:00 2-6 0-0 0-0 8.0 4.0 8 12 0 1 0 0 1 4
5 Mike Evans Bench PG 06:00 1-3 0-0 1-2 -1.0 0.0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 3
24 Bill Hanzlik Bench SF 35:00 8-18 0-1 11-11 12.9 2.0 2 4 3 4 0 1 2 27
34 Danny Schayes Bench C 21:00 0-3 0-0 0-0 1.0 1.0 3 4 3 6 0 2 2 0
21 Elston Turner Bench SG 23:00 4-6 0-0 0-0 5.2 1.0 3 4 0 3 1 0 1 8
10 Willie White Bench SG 01:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Team                                
        240 41-86 0-1 20-23 83.4 18 24 42 21 29 5 4 11 102
          47.7% 0.0% 87.0%                    

New York Knicks Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Rory Sparrow
11.5p, 2.2r, 6.5a
Gerald Wilkins
10.8p, 2.8r, 1.9a
Louis Orr
10.4p, 4.1r, 2.2a
James Bailey
8.2p, 6.3r, 0.9a
Patrick Ewing
21.7p, 9.4r, 2.3a
Rotation  
 
Darrell Walker
9.3p, 2.7r, 3.5a
Ernie Grunfeld
5.4p, 2.8r, 1.6a
Ken Bannister
6.2p, 4.2r, 0.4a
Bob Thornton
3.8p, 3r, 0.6a
Rotation  
 
Trent Tucker
10.1p, 2.4r, 3.1a
 
 
 
 
 
 

Denver Nuggets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Fat Lever
15p, 5.4r, 7.2a
T.R. Dunn
5.4p, 5r, 2.3a
Alex English
29.4p, 5.1r, 4.2a
Pete Williams
2.8p, 2.9r, 0.4a
Wayne Cooper
13.8p, 7.5r, 0.9a
Rotation  
 
Elston Turner
5.7p, 2.7r, 2.1a
Bill Hanzlik
12.3p, 3.2r, 4.1a
 
 
Danny Schayes
7.2p, 4.9r, 1a
Lim PT Mike Evans
9.5p, 1.3r, 2a
Willie White
4.3p, 1.3r, 1.4a
 
 
 
 
 
 

New York Knicks Leaders

MPG Patrick Ewing 37.4
FG% Rory Sparrow .501
3P% Ernie Grunfeld .500
FT% Butch Carter 1.000
ORPG Pat Cummings 2.9
DRPG Patrick Ewing 6.7
RPG Patrick Ewing 9.4
SPG Darrell Walker 1.6
APG Rory Sparrow 6.5
BPG Patrick Ewing 2.3
PPG Patrick Ewing 21.7

Denver Nuggets Leaders

MPG Alex English 37.6
FG% Pete Williams .603
3P% Calvin Natt .667
FT% Willie White .857
ORPG Alex English 2.4
DRPG Wayne Cooper 5.2
RPG Wayne Cooper 7.5
SPG Fat Lever 2.4
APG Fat Lever 7.2
BPG Wayne Cooper 3.4
PPG Alex English 29.4

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