New York 95, Houston 109

January 23, 1987

Regular Season

Compaq Center (Houston, Texas)

Attendance: 16,016

Officials: N/A

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

Technicals: New York (0) Houston (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
NYK (13-27) 25 22 13 35 95
HOU (21-19) 27 23 25 34 109

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
NYK 104 91.2 104.6
HOU 104 104.6 91.2

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
NYK .441 0.173 0.348 0.140
HOU .505 0.173 0.268 0.187

New York Knicks

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
25 Bill Cartwright Starter PF 33:00 5-11 0-0 3-4 6.5 3.0 5 8 1 3 0 0 3 13
33 Patrick Ewing Starter C 40:00 9-24 0-0 4-8 1.2 1.0 5 6 0 5 2 1 5 22
7 Gerald Henderson Starter PG 21:00 1-9 0-2 2-2 2.8 2.0 1 3 4 1 1 0 1 4
14 Chris McNealy Starter SF 21:00 0-1 0-0 2-2 2.8 0.0 3 3 0 2 1 0 0 2
21 Gerald Wilkins Starter SG 34:00 12-19 1-2 1-3 14.4 3.0 1 4 3 4 1 0 2 26
44 Jawann Oldham Bench C 23:00 3-7 0-0 0-2 10.0 2.0 8 10 1 4 1 2 0 6
2 Rory Sparrow Bench PG 27:00 3-6 0-1 0-0 16.0 0.0 2 2 14 2 1 0 1 6
6 Trent Tucker Bench SG 21:00 5-11 1-4 1-2 10.0 3.0 0 3 5 0 2 0 3 12
7 Kenny Walker Bench PF 20:00 2-5 0-0 0-0 5.5 2.0 5 7 2 3 1 1 3 4
  Team                                
        240 40-93 2-9 13-23 97.1 16 30 46 30 24 10 4 18 95
          43.0% 22.2% 56.5%                    

Houston Rockets

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
22 Rodney McCray Starter SG 36:00 4-7 0-0 4-6 19.0 1.0 10 11 9 0 0 0 3 12
10 Dirk Minniefield Starter PG 35:00 3-9 0-0 2-2 7.8 0.0 3 3 6 4 3 1 3 8
34 Hakeem Olajuwon Starter PF 38:00 9-20 0-0 0-2 19.2 7.0 6 13 6 5 0 4 2 18
33 Robert Reid Starter SF 34:00 8-13 0-2 0-1 9.1 0.0 3 3 3 4 1 0 1 16
50 Ralph Sampson Starter C 37:00 10-20 0-0 2-4 21.5 1.0 16 17 5 2 0 1 2 22
20 Steve Harris Bench SG 18:00 4-8 0-1 4-4 6.2 2.0 1 3 1 0 1 0 3 12
30 Allen Leavell Bench PG 09:00 2-3 0-0 0-0 -0.2 0.0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 4
18 Cedric Maxwell Bench PF 12:00 2-3 0-0 4-6 6.5 0.0 0 0 4 0 0 0 1 8
43 Jim Petersen Bench C 21:00 4-8 0-0 1-3 4.9 4.0 2 6 0 3 1 0 2 9
  Team                                
        240 46-91 0-3 17-28 118.0 15 41 56 34 20 6 6 18 109
          50.5% 0.0% 60.7%                    

New York Knicks Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Gerald Henderson
9.5p, 2.1r, 5.4a
Gerald Wilkins
16.3p, 3.4r, 4.1a
Chris McNealy
4.4p, 4.3r, 0.9a
Bill Cartwright
17.4p, 7.7r, 1.5a
Patrick Ewing
19.7p, 8.8r, 1.2a
Rotation Rory Sparrow
8.4p, 1.6r, 6.1a
Trent Tucker
9.5p, 1.6r, 2.2a
 
 
Kenny Walker
9.6p, 4.4r, 1.2a
Jawann Oldham
2.5p, 2.6r, 0.3a

Houston Rockets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Dirk Minniefield
8.1p, 2.1r, 5.2a
Rodney McCray
13.4p, 7.3r, 5.7a
Robert Reid
12.2p, 3.7r, 4.5a
Hakeem Olajuwon
23.2p, 11.8r, 2.5a
Ralph Sampson
17p, 9.2r, 3.3a
Rotation  
 
Steve Harris
8.2p, 2r, 1.5a
 
 
Cedric Maxwell
12.9p, 6.7r, 3.4a
Jim Petersen
9.3p, 6.4r, 1.6a
Lim PT Allen Leavell
3.2p, 0.7r, 2.2a
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

New York Knicks Leaders

MPG Patrick Ewing 33.7
FG% McKinley Singleton .667
3P% Trent Tucker .385
FT% Gerald Henderson .844
ORPG Pat Cummings 2.9
DRPG Patrick Ewing 6.6
RPG Patrick Ewing 8.8
SPG Trent Tucker 1.4
APG Rory Sparrow 6.1
BPG Patrick Ewing 2.1
PPG Patrick Ewing 19.7

Houston Rockets Leaders

MPG Rodney McCray 39.6
FG% Cedric Maxwell .571
3P% Dirk Minniefield .400
FT% Steve Harris .948
ORPG Hakeem Olajuwon 4.5
DRPG Hakeem Olajuwon 7.3
RPG Hakeem Olajuwon 11.8
SPG Hakeem Olajuwon 1.9
APG Dirk Minniefield 7.1
BPG Hakeem Olajuwon 3.0
PPG Hakeem Olajuwon 23.2

Today's Games

Boston Celtics 126
Atlanta Hawks 106

Chicago Bulls 117
Cleveland Cavaliers 96

Houston Rockets 109
New York Knicks 95

Los Angeles Clippers 97
Detroit Pistons 100

New Jersey Nets 120
Seattle SuperSonics 125

Portland Trail Blazers 109
Sacramento Kings 89

Utah Jazz 123
Golden State Warriors 100

Washington Wizards 109
Phoenix Suns 90