Boston 126, Phoenix 135

February 17, 1989

Regular Season

Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum (Phoenix, Arizona)

Attendance: 14,471

Officials: Derrick Stafford, Dick Bavetta, Jim Clark

Team Rebounds: Boston (0) Phoenix (0)

Technicals: Boston (0) Phoenix (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
BOS (23-26) 40 30 31 25 126
PHX (31-17) 31 26 45 33 135

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
BOS 104 121.3 129.9
PHX 104 129.9 121.3

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
BOS .532 0.183 0.404 0.277
PHX .510 0.087 0.432 0.317

Boston Celtics

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
3 Dennis Johnson Starter PG 36:00 1-5 0-0 6-8 14.5 2.0 1 3 13 3 3 0 4 8
35 Reggie Lewis Starter SF 27:00 6-13 0-0 0-0 5.5 0.0 5 5 1 3 0 0 0 12
32 Kevin McHale Starter PF 39:00 8-15 0-0 7-7 14.6 4.0 6 10 4 4 0 1 6 23
00 Robert Parish Starter C 39:00 8-17 0-0 4-6 17.0 4.0 8 12 4 2 1 1 3 20
20 Brian Shaw Starter SG 44:00 14-20 0-0 3-4 23.2 2.0 1 3 8 2 0 0 1 31
42 Mark Acres Bench C 04:00 1-2 0-0 1-1 1.1 1.0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 3
44 Danny Ainge Bench SG 30:00 8-15 1-5 3-4 15.2 2.0 6 8 3 1 2 0 3 20
34 Kevin Gamble Bench SG 07:00 1-1 1-1 0-0 1.2 0.0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 3
31 Ronnie Grandison Bench SF 02:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
54 Brad Lohaus Bench C 12:00 2-6 0-0 2-2 3.0 4.0 1 5 0 1 0 0 2 6
  Team                                
        240 49-94 2-6 26-32 129.5 19 28 47 33 20 6 2 19 126
          52.1% 33.3% 81.3%                    

Phoenix Suns

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
24 Tom Chambers Starter PF 43:00 14-27 0-0 12-13 29.6 3.0 9 12 4 4 1 3 1 40
35 Armen Gilliam Starter SF 29:00 8-10 0-0 9-11 19.6 4.0 5 9 1 5 0 0 0 25
14 Jeff Hornacek Starter SG 42:00 7-10 0-0 0-0 14.0 1.0 0 1 8 5 3 0 2 14
7 Kevin Johnson Starter PG 36:00 1-8 0-1 3-4 11.8 0.0 3 3 15 4 3 0 4 5
41 Mark West Starter C 22:00 6-8 0-0 0-0 11.5 3.0 4 7 0 5 0 3 1 12
23 Tyrone Corbin Bench SF 16:00 1-3 0-0 0-0 3.5 0.0 1 1 2 2 3 0 1 2
25 T.R. Dunn Bench SG 04:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 -0.8 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 Eddie Johnson Bench SG 40:00 14-31 1-3 8-8 18.8 4.0 2 6 3 3 0 1 0 37
34 Tim Perry Bench PF 08:00 0-3 0-0 0-0 3.0 4.0 1 5 1 1 0 0 0 0
  Team                                
        240 51-101 1-4 32-36 115.0 19 25 44 34 29 10 7 9 135
          50.5% 25.0% 88.9%                    

Boston Celtics Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Dennis Johnson
9.3p, 2.5r, 6.7a
Brian Shaw
7.9p, 3.7r, 5.1a
Reggie Lewis
15.7p, 4r, 2.4a
Kevin McHale
22.3p, 8.5r, 2.3a
Robert Parish
18.8p, 12.9r, 2.4a
Rotation  
 
Danny Ainge
16p, 3.5r, 4.8a
 
 
 
 
Brad Lohaus
5.8p, 2.9r, 1a
Lim PT  
 
Kevin Gamble
1.3p, 0r, 0.1a
Ronnie Grandison
2.1p, 1.3r, 0.4a
 
 
Mark Acres
2.3p, 2.9r, 0.3a

Phoenix Suns Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Kevin Johnson
18.4p, 4.3r, 11.9a
Jeff Hornacek
12.2p, 3r, 6a
Armen Gilliam
18.5p, 8.2r, 0.9a
Tom Chambers
25.4p, 8.4r, 2.9a
Mark West
7.1p, 6.5r, 0.6a
Rotation  
 
Eddie Johnson
21.2p, 4.5r, 2.2a
Tyrone Corbin
6.2p, 4.3r, 1.5a
 
 
 
 
Lim PT  
 
T.R. Dunn
1.2p, 1.4r, 0.4a
 
 
Tim Perry
4.2p, 2.3r, 0.3a
 
 

Boston Celtics Leaders

MPG Kevin McHale 38.1
FG% Robert Parish .556
3P% Kevin Gamble .500
FT% Larry Bird .947
ORPG Robert Parish 4.4
DRPG Robert Parish 8.5
RPG Robert Parish 12.9
SPG Reggie Lewis 1.5
APG Dennis Johnson 6.7
BPG Robert Parish 1.4
PPG Kevin McHale 22.3

Phoenix Suns Leaders

MPG Kevin Johnson 38.9
FG% Mark West .656
3P% Dan Majerle .440
FT% Mark Davis 1.000
ORPG Armen Gilliam 2.5
DRPG Tom Chambers 6.5
RPG Tom Chambers 8.4
SPG Kevin Johnson 1.7
APG Kevin Johnson 11.9
BPG Mark West 2.3
PPG Tom Chambers 25.4

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