New York 126, Houston 121

November 15, 1988

Regular Season

Compaq Center (Houston, Texas)

Attendance: 16,611

Officials: Bennett Salvatore, Hank Armstrong, Wally Rooney

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

Technicals: New York (0) Houston (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
NYK (5-2) 29 37 36 24 126
HOU (4-3) 26 36 35 24 121

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
NYK 113 111.1 106.7
HOU 113 106.7 111.1

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
NYK .550 0.212 0.450 0.149
HOU .577 0.247 0.310 0.176

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 38:00 5-14 0-0 4-6 1.2 1.0 6 7 0 5 1 2 6 14
31 Mark Jackson Starter PG 33:00 6-15 1-3 1-2 8.5 1.0 2 3 5 0 3 0 4 14
4 Johnny Newman Starter SF 38:00 7-15 2-4 5-8 9.2 1.0 0 1 2 3 1 1 1 21
34 Charles Oakley Starter PF 23:00 5-11 0-0 0-0 8.8 5.0 6 11 1 3 1 0 3 10
21 Gerald Wilkins Starter SG 34:00 14-18 1-1 1-4 20.5 0.0 2 2 6 2 2 0 3 30
44 Sidney Green Bench PF 13:00 3-9 0-0 0-0 7.0 7.0 1 8 2 2 1 1 3 6
11 Rod Strickland Bench PG 15:00 5-8 0-0 2-2 12.5 0.0 1 1 4 3 4 0 0 12
6 Trent Tucker Bench SG 21:00 5-7 3-5 0-0 6.0 0.0 1 1 0 3 1 0 2 13
7 Kenny Walker Bench PF 15:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 7.0 2.0 1 3 2 0 1 0 0 2
45 Eddie Lee Wilkins Bench PF 10:00 1-3 0-0 2-2 1.5 1.0 2 3 0 2 0 1 2 4
  Team                                
        240 52-101 7-13 15-24 120.2 18 22 40 22 23 15 5 24 126
          51.5% 53.8% 62.5%                    

Houston Rockets

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
21 Sleepy Floyd Starter PG 29:00 4-8 0-1 0-0 4.5 0.0 0 0 7 3 1 0 4 8
1 Buck Johnson Starter SF 29:00 5-7 0-0 0-0 7.0 0.0 3 3 2 0 0 0 2 10
34 Hakeem Olajuwon Starter C 33:00 13-19 0-0 2-4 23.0 5.0 11 16 1 5 5 1 7 28
33 Otis Thorpe Starter PF 43:00 7-11 0-0 0-0 16.5 3.0 7 10 6 1 1 0 4 14
42 Mike Woodson Starter SG 34:00 10-16 0-1 6-7 13.4 0.0 2 2 4 3 1 0 3 26
3 Derrick Chievous Bench SF 19:00 6-13 1-1 2-3 5.1 3.0 0 3 0 2 1 0 2 15
30 Allen Leavell Bench PG 18:00 4-8 0-1 4-6 5.2 0.0 2 2 5 2 0 0 4 12
40 Tim McCormick Bench C 20:00 2-5 0-0 2-2 7.2 1.0 3 4 4 3 1 0 1 6
25 Bernard Thompson Bench SF 15:00 1-4 0-0 0-0 1.8 1.0 1 2 3 2 0 0 1 2
  Team                                
        240 52-91 1-4 16-22 137.8 13 29 42 32 21 10 1 28 121
          57.1% 25.0% 72.7%                    

New York Knicks Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Mark Jackson
15.7p, 4.9r, 8a
Gerald Wilkins
17.6p, 3r, 3.1a
Johnny Newman
21.3p, 2.9r, 1.9a
Charles Oakley
9.7p, 9.7r, 1.6a
Patrick Ewing
21p, 9.1r, 2.1a
Rotation Rod Strickland
7.7p, 1.3r, 3a
Trent Tucker
8.9p, 1.9r, 0.9a
 
 
Kenny Walker
4.3p, 3.3r, 0.3a
 
 
Rotation  
 
 
 
 
 
Sidney Green
6.9p, 4.7r, 0.4a
 
 
Rotation  
 
 
 
 
 
Eddie Lee Wilkins
3.6p, 1.7r, 0a
 
 

Houston Rockets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Sleepy Floyd
12.4p, 3.7r, 9a
Mike Woodson
16.9p, 2r, 2.6a
Buck Johnson
8.6p, 3.3r, 1.4a
Otis Thorpe
16.7p, 10.6r, 2.7a
Hakeem Olajuwon
29.4p, 14.6r, 0.1a
Rotation Allen Leavell
4.5p, 0.8r, 2.3a
 
 
Derrick Chievous
17.6p, 3.3r, 1.1a
 
 
Tim McCormick
6.3p, 4r, 1.3a
Rotation  
 
 
 
Bernard Thompson
4.1p, 1.9r, 1a
 
 
 
 

New York Knicks Leaders

MPG Patrick Ewing 37.1
FG% Rod Strickland .514
3P% Trent Tucker .619
FT% Patrick Ewing .827
ORPG Sidney Green 2.7
DRPG Charles Oakley 7.4
RPG Charles Oakley 9.7
SPG Mark Jackson 2.1
APG Mark Jackson 8.0
BPG Patrick Ewing 2.7
PPG Johnny Newman 21.3

Houston Rockets Leaders

MPG Otis Thorpe 39.9
FG% Derrick Chievous .602
3P% Derrick Chievous 1.000
FT% Tony Brown 1.000
ORPG Hakeem Olajuwon 4.3
DRPG Hakeem Olajuwon 10.3
RPG Hakeem Olajuwon 14.6
SPG Hakeem Olajuwon 4.1
APG Sleepy Floyd 9.0
BPG Hakeem Olajuwon 2.7
PPG Hakeem Olajuwon 29.4

Today's Games

Charlotte Hornets (1988) 99
New Jersey Nets 106

Chicago Bulls 120
Philadelphia Sixers 107

Cleveland Cavaliers 95
Atlanta Hawks 97

Dallas Mavericks 99
Detroit Pistons 108

Denver Nuggets 146
Los Angeles Lakers 148

Houston Rockets 121
New York Knicks 126

Miami Heat 65
Boston Celtics 84

Portland Trail Blazers 125
Los Angeles Clippers 103

Sacramento Kings 89
Phoenix Suns 119

Utah Jazz 108
Indiana Pacers 96