Boston 107, New York 96

December 16, 1986

Regular Season

Madison Square Garden (Manhattan, New York)

Attendance: 18,694

Officials: N/A

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

Technicals: Boston (0) New York (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
BOS (15-7) 31 27 26 23 107
NYK (5-19) 17 30 22 27 96

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
BOS 92 116.0 104.1
NYK 92 104.1 116.0

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
BOS .576 0.173 0.302 0.203
NYK .414 0.152 0.306 0.434

Boston Celtics

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
44 Danny Ainge Starter SG 41:00 5-9 0-0 3-3 14.4 1.0 3 4 10 4 2 0 4 13
33 Larry Bird Starter SF 42:00 11-18 3-5 4-4 28.8 1.0 9 10 9 4 3 1 4 29
3 Dennis Johnson Starter PG 40:00 3-11 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.0 1 1 4 3 0 1 2 6
32 Kevin McHale Starter PF 36:00 13-20 0-0 3-4 21.0 4.0 4 8 4 5 0 3 3 29
00 Robert Parish Starter C 37:00 9-15 0-0 2-5 18.1 5.0 7 12 2 4 2 0 1 20
50 Greg Kite Bench C 08:00 0-1 0-0 0-1 0.9 1.0 2 3 0 1 0 1 1 0
31 Fred Roberts Bench PF 20:00 1-3 0-0 0-0 1.5 1.0 3 4 1 3 0 0 1 2
12 Jerry Sichting Bench PG 15:00 2-2 0-0 4-4 7.8 0.0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 8
45 David Thirdkill Bench SF 01:00 0-0 0-0 0-2 -0.8 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Team                                
        240 44-79 3-5 16-23 111.6 13 30 43 32 24 7 6 16 107
          55.7% 60.0% 69.6%                    

New York Knicks

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
33 Patrick Ewing Starter C 36:00 7-16 0-0 3-5 7.9 4.0 5 9 0 6 1 1 2 17
44 Jawann Oldham Starter PF 16:00 1-3 0-0 0-0 4.8 1.0 6 7 0 1 0 1 1 2
55 Louis Orr Starter SF 39:00 4-11 0-0 3-4 6.2 2.0 2 4 3 3 1 0 1 11
2 Rory Sparrow Starter PG 23:00 1-3 0-1 0-0 0.0 0.0 1 1 2 3 3 0 4 2
21 Gerald Wilkins Starter SG 44:00 6-16 0-0 11-13 13.4 0.0 3 3 6 0 2 0 3 23
25 Bill Cartwright Bench C 35:00 5-9 0-0 12-14 14.0 2.0 4 6 1 2 1 0 2 22
42 Pat Cummings Bench PF 09:00 2-7 0-0 2-2 1.8 2.0 1 3 1 2 0 0 1 6
6 Trent Tucker Bench SG 38:00 5-11 1-3 2-2 7.8 0.0 3 3 2 5 2 0 0 13
  Team                                
        240 31-76 1-4 33-40 79.8 11 25 36 15 22 10 2 14 96
          40.8% 25.0% 82.5%                    

Boston Celtics Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Dennis Johnson
14.6p, 3.5r, 7.3a
Danny Ainge
14.9p, 2.8r, 5.2a
Larry Bird
27.1p, 8.5r, 6.7a
Kevin McHale
26.3p, 10.4r, 3.2a
Robert Parish
18.1p, 11.6r, 2.5a
Rotation Jerry Sichting
6.1p, 1.7r, 2.6a
 
 
 
 
Fred Roberts
6.6p, 3.6r, 1.3a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
David Thirdkill
1.6p, 1r, 0.1a
 
 
Greg Kite
1.3p, 2.2r, 0.2a

New York Knicks Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Rory Sparrow
10.2p, 1.9r, 6.8a
Gerald Wilkins
16p, 3.5r, 4.1a
Louis Orr
6.7p, 3.6r, 2a
Jawann Oldham
2.7p, 3r, 0.3a
Patrick Ewing
15.7p, 8.2r, 1a
Rotation  
 
Trent Tucker
10.1p, 1.2r, 1.9a
 
 
 
 
Bill Cartwright
16.8p, 7.7r, 1.1a
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
Pat Cummings
10.5p, 8r, 0.9a
 
 

Boston Celtics Leaders

MPG Kevin McHale 40.4
FG% Kevin McHale .586
3P% Scott Wedman .500
FT% Larry Bird .906
ORPG Robert Parish 3.6
DRPG Robert Parish 8.0
RPG Robert Parish 11.6
SPG Larry Bird 1.5
APG Dennis Johnson 7.3
BPG Kevin McHale 2.4
PPG Larry Bird 27.1

New York Knicks Leaders

MPG Bill Cartwright 32.6
FG% McKinley Singleton .667
3P% Louis Orr 1.000
FT% Gerald Henderson .900
ORPG Pat Cummings 3.1
DRPG Patrick Ewing 6.1
RPG Patrick Ewing 8.2
SPG Trent Tucker 1.5
APG Rory Sparrow 6.8
BPG Patrick Ewing 2.0
PPG Bill Cartwright 16.8

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