Detroit 115, Boston 119

April 3, 1987

Regular Season

Boston Garden (Boston, Massachusetts)

Attendance: 14,890

Officials: N/A

Team Rebounds: Detroit (0) Boston (0)

Technicals: Detroit (0) Boston (0)

  1 2 3 4 OT Final
DET (48-26) 33 29 31 18 4 115
BOS (55-20) 20 34 26 31 8 119

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
DET 100 114.9 118.9
BOS 100 118.9 114.9

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
DET .506 0.140 0.317 0.267
BOS .561 0.150 0.219 0.329

Detroit Pistons

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
45 Adrian Dantley Starter SF 40:00 9-12 0-0 2-2 12.2 1.0 0 1 4 2 0 0 2 20
15 Vinnie Johnson Starter SG 45:00 7-21 0-1 4-6 12.0 2.0 2 4 7 1 2 0 0 18
40 Bill Laimbeer Starter C 42:00 4-12 1-4 10-10 16.2 2.0 10 12 1 5 1 2 1 19
41 Kurt Nimphius Starter PF 24:00 2-9 0-0 1-1 -0.1 1.0 2 3 1 1 0 1 2 5
11 Isiah Thomas Starter PG 44:00 9-18 0-0 7-7 17.4 2.0 2 4 9 6 2 0 3 25
4 Joe Dumars Bench SG 17:00 6-8 0-0 0-0 5.5 0.0 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 12
12 Sidney Green Bench PF 01:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
44 Rick Mahorn Bench C 29:00 2-2 0-0 0-0 9.0 2.0 10 12 0 4 1 1 3 4
10 Dennis Rodman Bench PF 13:00 3-4 0-0 0-0 1.0 3.0 0 3 0 4 0 0 3 6
22 John Salley Bench C 10:00 3-3 0-0 0-0 4.0 0.0 1 1 0 3 0 1 0 6
  Team                                
        265 45-90 1-5 24-26 95.2 13 28 41 23 29 6 5 14 115
          50.0% 20.0% 92.3%                    

Boston Celtics

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
33 Larry Bird Starter SF 33:00 13-21 1-2 4-4 20.0 0.0 3 3 8 6 0 1 2 31
3 Dennis Johnson Starter PG 42:00 10-17 0-1 4-5 11.4 0.0 2 2 6 3 0 0 4 24
32 Kevin McHale Starter PF 44:00 6-12 0-0 13-15 20.9 2.0 8 10 4 1 0 3 4 25
00 Robert Parish Starter C 45:00 7-14 0-0 1-2 8.0 1.0 5 6 0 3 0 3 2 15
12 Jerry Sichting Starter SG 34:00 5-7 0-1 0-0 5.8 0.0 2 2 3 5 0 0 1 10
44 Danny Ainge Bench SG 32:00 3-5 1-1 2-3 13.9 0.0 3 3 8 3 1 0 0 9
20 Darren Daye Bench PF 20:00 0-3 0-0 1-2 1.2 1.0 1 2 2 1 0 0 0 1
50 Greg Kite Bench C 06:00 1-3 0-0 0-0 0.2 3.0 0 3 0 1 0 0 2 2
31 Fred Roberts Bench C 09:00 0-0 0-0 2-2 1.0 0.0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 2
  Team                                
        265 45-82 2-5 27-33 98.4 7 25 32 31 25 1 7 15 119
          54.9% 40.0% 81.8%                    

Detroit Pistons Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Isiah Thomas
20.8p, 4.1r, 10a
Vinnie Johnson
15.9p, 3.4r, 3.9a
Adrian Dantley
21.7p, 4.2r, 2a
Kurt Nimphius
6p, 2.9r, 0.4a
Bill Laimbeer
15.6p, 11.9r, 1.9a
Rotation  
 
Joe Dumars
11.8p, 2.1r, 4.3a
 
 
Dennis Rodman
6.2p, 3.9r, 0.7a
Rick Mahorn
5.8p, 5.5r, 0.5a
Rotation  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
John Salley
5p, 3.5r, 0.7a
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
Sidney Green
8.2p, 8.7r, 0.8a
 
 

Boston Celtics Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Dennis Johnson
13.8p, 3.4r, 7.5a
Jerry Sichting
5.8p, 1.2r, 2.4a
Larry Bird
27.4p, 9.3r, 7.6a
Kevin McHale
26.3p, 9.8r, 2.6a
Robert Parish
17.6p, 10.5r, 2.2a
Rotation  
 
Danny Ainge
14.9p, 3.5r, 5.7a
 
 
Darren Daye
3.6p, 2r, 1.1a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Fred Roberts
5.6p, 2.7r, 0.9a
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Greg Kite
1.6p, 2.2r, 0.3a

Detroit Pistons Leaders

MPG Isiah Thomas 37.5
FG% Cozell McQueen 1.000
3P% Joe Dumars .429
FT% Jeff Taylor .900
ORPG Bill Laimbeer 3.0
DRPG Bill Laimbeer 8.8
RPG Bill Laimbeer 11.9
SPG Isiah Thomas 1.9
APG Isiah Thomas 10.0
BPG John Salley 1.4
PPG Adrian Dantley 21.7

Boston Celtics Leaders

MPG Larry Bird 40.3
FG% Kevin McHale .609
3P% Scott Wedman .500
FT% Sam Vincent .909
ORPG Robert Parish 3.2
DRPG Larry Bird 7.7
RPG Robert Parish 10.5
SPG Larry Bird 1.8
APG Larry Bird 7.6
BPG Kevin McHale 2.3
PPG Larry Bird 27.4

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