New Jersey 94, Houston 124

March 11, 1989

Regular Season

Compaq Center (Houston, Texas)

Attendance: 16,611

Officials: Derrick Stafford, Jack Nies, Bill Oakes

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

Technicals: New Jersey (0) Houston (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
NJN (23-39) 21 22 26 25 94
HOU (34-26) 29 33 30 32 124

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
NJN 109 85.9 113.3
HOU 109 113.3 85.9

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
NJN .385 0.228 0.306 0.436
HOU .490 0.174 0.400 0.235

New Jersey Nets

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
11 Joe Barry Carroll Starter C 30:00 6-17 0-0 1-2 0.0 2.0 4 6 1 3 0 0 4 13
15 Lester Conner Starter PG 29:00 2-6 0-0 2-2 9.0 2.0 1 3 5 3 3 0 1 6
2 Dennis Hopson Starter SG 35:00 7-17 0-0 4-4 3.0 1.0 1 2 1 3 1 2 5 18
34 Chris Morris Starter SF 31:00 5-9 0-1 7-9 11.9 1.0 2 3 2 1 1 3 3 17
52 Buck Williams Starter PF 24:00 2-5 0-0 7-12 12.5 5.0 9 14 1 2 3 0 5 11
5 John Bagley Bench PG 23:00 0-4 0-1 1-2 1.2 1.0 2 3 5 3 1 0 3 1
12 Corey Gaines Bench SG 04:00 0-2 0-0 0-0 0.2 0.0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
6 Roy Hinson Bench PF 17:00 1-4 0-0 4-6 2.0 0.0 5 5 0 5 0 0 0 6
20 Bill Jones Bench SF 14:00 2-4 0-0 3-4 4.2 0.0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 7
24 Keith Lee Bench C 17:00 4-8 0-0 4-5 7.6 2.0 4 6 1 3 0 2 3 12
22 Mike McGee Bench SG 04:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
33 Charles Shackleford Bench C 12:00 1-2 0-0 1-4 7.5 1.0 4 5 2 1 1 2 1 3
  Team                                
        240 30-78 0-2 34-50 89.2 15 34 49 19 24 10 10 25 94
          38.5% 0.0% 68.0%                    

Houston Rockets

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
6 Walter Berry Starter SF 28:00 3-9 0-0 0-0 3.2 2.0 2 4 4 5 0 2 3 6
21 Sleepy Floyd Starter PG 24:00 5-9 1-5 2-3 12.6 0.0 2 2 6 2 1 0 0 13
34 Hakeem Olajuwon Starter C 28:00 6-13 0-0 7-12 20.8 3.0 8 11 3 4 4 3 1 19
33 Otis Thorpe Starter PF 30:00 9-11 0-0 3-4 17.5 4.0 3 7 3 4 2 1 4 21
42 Mike Woodson Starter SG 20:00 3-10 1-2 2-2 -1.2 0.0 2 2 0 3 0 0 2 9
3 Derrick Chievous Bench SF 28:00 8-18 0-0 2-4 9.5 4.0 4 8 1 1 0 1 2 18
1 Buck Johnson Bench SF 12:00 3-4 0-0 2-2 4.0 3.0 1 4 0 6 0 0 1 8
15 Frank Johnson Bench PG 13:00 2-4 0-0 0-0 3.0 0.0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 4
30 Allen Leavell Bench PG 11:00 0-2 0-1 2-2 6.5 1.0 1 2 5 2 1 1 1 2
40 Tim McCormick Bench C 14:00 4-9 0-0 2-2 4.8 2.0 3 5 1 4 0 1 2 10
52 Chuck Nevitt Bench C 16:00 1-6 0-0 0-0 2.5 2.0 4 6 0 2 1 1 1 2
10 Purvis Short Bench SF 16:00 5-7 0-0 2-2 10.2 1.0 3 4 3 2 1 0 2 12
  Team                                
        240 49-102 2-8 24-33 111.4 22 33 55 28 35 10 10 19 124
          48.0% 25.0% 72.7%                    

New Jersey Nets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Lester Conner
10.8p, 4.6r, 7.6a
Dennis Hopson
12.5p, 3.1r, 1.6a
Chris Morris
13.3p, 4.8r, 1.4a
Buck Williams
13.2p, 9.8r, 1a
Joe Barry Carroll
14.8p, 8r, 1.8a
Rotation John Bagley
7.7p, 2.2r, 5.7a
 
 
Bill Jones
3.9p, 1.3r, 0.7a
Roy Hinson
16.9p, 6.7r, 0.9a
Keith Lee
4.6p, 4.2r, 0.8a
Rotation  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Charles Shackleford
3.3p, 2.7r, 0.4a
Lim PT  
 
Mike McGee
12.2p, 2.1r, 1.4a
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lim PT  
 
Corey Gaines
1.4p, 0.7r, 2.9a
 
 
 
 
 
 

Houston Rockets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Sleepy Floyd
14.8p, 3.7r, 8.2a
Mike Woodson
13.9p, 2.3r, 2.5a
Walter Berry
8.5p, 3.8r, 0.9a
Otis Thorpe
15.9p, 9.8r, 2.3a
Hakeem Olajuwon
23.9p, 13.3r, 1.7a
Rotation Frank Johnson
4.5p, 1.1r, 2.7a
 
 
Derrick Chievous
9.8p, 3.2r, 0.8a
 
 
Chuck Nevitt
1.3p, 1.5r, 0.1a
Rotation Allen Leavell
2.9p, 0.8r, 2a
 
 
Purvis Short
8.6p, 3.1r, 1.9a
 
 
Tim McCormick
6.1p, 3.6r, 0.7a
Rotation  
 
 
 
Buck Johnson
9.8p, 4.6r, 2.1a
 
 
 
 

New Jersey Nets Leaders

MPG Buck Williams 34.1
FG% Ron Cavenall .667
3P% Lester Conner .400
FT% Dennis Hopson .851
ORPG Buck Williams 3.7
DRPG Buck Williams 6.1
RPG Buck Williams 9.8
SPG Lester Conner 2.3
APG Lester Conner 7.6
BPG Roy Hinson 1.6
PPG Roy Hinson 16.9

Houston Rockets Leaders

MPG Otis Thorpe 37.9
FG% Walter Berry .546
3P% Sleepy Floyd .390
FT% Purvis Short .880
ORPG Hakeem Olajuwon 4.1
DRPG Hakeem Olajuwon 9.2
RPG Hakeem Olajuwon 13.3
SPG Hakeem Olajuwon 2.7
APG Sleepy Floyd 8.2
BPG Hakeem Olajuwon 3.1
PPG Hakeem Olajuwon 23.9

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