Boston 105, Chicago 94

April 28, 1987

Opening Round - Boston wins 3-0

Chicago Stadium (Chicago, Illinois)

Attendance: 18,122

Officials: Hugh Evans, John Vanak

Team Rebounds: Boston (0) Chicago (0)

Technicals: Boston (0) Chicago (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
BOS (59-23) 28 23 17 37 105
CHI (40-42) 28 24 21 21 94

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
BOS 91 115.2 103.1
CHI 91 103.1 115.2

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
BOS .493 0.143 0.214 0.413
CHI .398 0.110 0.413 0.273

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 PG 37:00 5-11 0-1 3-4 9.5 1.0 3 4 4 4 1 0 0 13
33 Larry Bird Starter SF 45:00 11-21 0-1 10-11 26.9 3.0 11 14 6 3 2 1 4 32
3 Dennis Johnson Starter SG 40:00 10-17 0-1 4-4 22.5 0.0 5 5 10 2 1 0 1 24
00 Robert Parish Starter C 40:00 6-11 0-0 5-6 11.5 2.0 8 10 3 6 0 1 4 17
31 Fred Roberts Starter PF 33:00 1-5 0-0 5-6 1.5 1.0 0 1 1 3 1 1 2 7
20 Darren Daye Bench PF 06:00 2-2 0-0 0-0 5.2 1.0 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 4
43 Conner Henry Bench SF 01:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
50 Greg Kite Bench C 01:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
12 Jerry Sichting Bench PG 17:00 0-2 0-0 0-0 -3.0 0.0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0
11 Sam Vincent Bench PG 01:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 -0.8 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 Bill Walton Bench C 19:00 2-5 0-0 4-6 5.8 1.0 5 6 1 2 0 1 2 8
  Team                                
        240 37-75 0-3 31-37 97.1 9 33 42 25 23 6 4 13 105
          49.3% 0.0% 83.8%                    

Chicago Bulls

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
20 Gene Banks Starter SF 36:00 5-9 0-0 2-5 1.9 0.0 2 2 0 6 0 0 0 12
40 Dave Corzine Starter C 43:00 4-11 0-0 5-7 13.6 3.0 6 9 3 2 1 3 2 13
23 Michael Jordan Starter SG 39:00 9-30 0-1 12-14 18.0 6.0 5 11 7 4 2 1 2 30
34 Charles Oakley Starter PF 43:00 5-13 1-2 3-4 23.5 8.0 11 19 4 5 3 1 1 14
5 John Paxson Starter PG 31:00 4-8 1-3 0-0 2.0 0.0 0 0 3 4 1 0 3 9
17 Mike Brown Bench PF 03:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 -1.2 0.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 0
20 Pete Myers Bench SF 01:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 -0.8 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 Brad Sellers Bench C 13:00 2-7 0-0 0-0 0.5 1.0 1 2 1 2 0 0 0 4
3 Sedale Threatt Bench PG 17:00 2-5 0-0 2-2 6.8 0.0 1 1 6 3 1 0 1 6
21 Elston Turner Bench SG 12:00 3-3 0-0 0-0 5.8 1.0 0 1 0 2 2 0 0 6
31 Granville Waiters Bench C 02:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 1.8 0.0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
  Team                                
        240 34-88 2-6 24-32 79.8 19 27 46 24 29 11 6 10 94
          38.6% 33.3% 75.0%                    

Boston Celtics Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Danny Ainge
14.8p, 3.4r, 5.6a
Dennis Johnson
13.4p, 3.3r, 7.5a
Larry Bird
28.1p, 9.2r, 7.6a
Fred Roberts
5.5p, 2.6r, 0.8a
Robert Parish
17.6p, 10.6r, 2.1a
Rotation Jerry Sichting
5.7p, 1.2r, 2.4a
 
 
 
 
 
 
Bill Walton
2.8p, 3.1r, 0.9a
Lim PT Sam Vincent
3.7p, 0.6r, 1.3a
 
 
Conner Henry
2.3p, 0.6r, 0.6a
Darren Daye
3.8p, 2r, 1.2a
Greg Kite
1.7p, 2.3r, 0.4a

Chicago Bulls Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters John Paxson
11.3p, 1.7r, 5.7a
Michael Jordan
37.1p, 5.2r, 4.6a
Gene Banks
9.7p, 4.9r, 2.7a
Charles Oakley
14.5p, 13.1r, 3.6a
Dave Corzine
8.3p, 6.6r, 2.6a
Rotation Sedale Threatt
8.5p, 1.6r, 3.8a
Elston Turner
3.5p, 1.6r, 1.5a
 
 
 
 
Brad Sellers
8.5p, 4.7r, 1.3a
Lim PT  
 
 
 
Pete Myers
2.3p, 0.6r, 0.7a
Mike Brown
4.2p, 3.5r, 0.4a
Granville Waiters
1.9p, 2r, 0.5a

Boston Celtics Leaders

MPG Larry Bird 45.0
FG% Robert Parish .568
3P% Larry Bird .667
FT% Dennis Johnson .933
ORPG Larry Bird 2.7
DRPG Robert Parish 8.0
RPG Robert Parish 10.3
SPG Dennis Johnson 1.7
APG Larry Bird 9.0
BPG Robert Parish 2.7
PPG Larry Bird 26.0

Chicago Bulls Leaders

MPG Charles Oakley 43.0
FG% Elston Turner .800
3P% Charles Oakley .500
FT% Sedale Threatt 1.000
ORPG Charles Oakley 5.7
DRPG Charles Oakley 9.7
RPG Charles Oakley 15.3
SPG Michael Jordan 2.0
APG Michael Jordan 6.0
BPG Michael Jordan 2.3
PPG Michael Jordan 35.7

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