Miami 105, Denver 111

March 18, 1989

Regular Season

McNichols Sports Arena (Denver, Colorado)

Attendance: 15,068

Officials: Joe Forte, Nolan Fine, Mike Mathis

Team Rebounds: Miami (0) Denver (0)

Technicals: Miami (0) Denver (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
MIA (10-54) 25 27 28 25 105
DEN (35-30) 31 32 21 27 111

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
MIA 102 103.3 109.2
DEN 102 109.2 103.3

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
MIA .542 0.256 0.256 0.394
DEN .500 0.138 0.333 0.261

Miami Heat

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
21 Kevin Edwards Starter SG 31:00 7-13 2-3 4-5 8.9 0.0 2 2 2 2 1 0 3 20
43 Grant Long Starter PF 37:00 5-9 0-0 6-9 13.1 2.0 7 9 1 4 0 1 0 16
4 Rony Seikaly Starter C 24:00 3-8 0-0 3-5 1.4 1.0 5 6 3 5 0 1 6 9
2 Rory Sparrow Starter PG 42:00 6-13 0-1 2-3 11.9 1.0 3 4 9 1 1 1 5 14
- Billy Thompson Starter SF 28:00 7-10 0-0 5-8 11.8 5.0 3 8 2 6 1 0 4 19
40 Sylvester Gray Bench SF 21:00 3-5 0-0 8-9 6.9 0.0 2 2 1 3 0 1 2 14
44 Scott Hastings Bench C 20:00 2-5 0-0 0-0 1.0 0.0 3 3 0 3 0 1 1 4
11 Craig Neal Bench SG 07:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.2 0.0 1 1 1 1 0 0 1 0
45 John Shasky Bench C 14:00 3-4 0-0 0-1 4.4 1.0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 6
20 Jon Sundvold Bench PG 13:00 1-4 1-1 0-0 2.0 0.0 2 2 2 1 0 0 1 3
31 Pearl Washington Bench PG 03:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.0 0 0 2 0 1 0 3 0
  Team                                
        240 37-71 3-5 28-40 103.5 10 29 39 23 26 4 5 26 105
          52.1% 60.0% 70.0%                    

Denver Nuggets

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
14 Michael Adams Starter PG 38:00 8-13 2-5 2-2 15.8 0.0 1 1 4 1 4 0 2 20
2 Alex English Starter SF 44:00 10-25 0-0 5-8 11.2 2.0 2 4 9 3 1 0 4 25
12 Fat Lever Starter SG 36:00 8-14 0-0 5-9 24.1 2.0 4 6 6 2 8 0 1 21
41 Blair Rasmussen Starter C 15:00 1-4 0-0 2-2 3.8 3.0 2 5 0 4 1 0 0 4
34 Danny Schayes Starter PF 28:00 4-11 0-0 2-2 8.0 2.0 6 8 3 5 1 1 2 10
42 Wayne Cooper Bench C 05:00 0-0 0-0 2-2 2.2 0.0 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 2
6 Walter Davis Bench SF 11:00 4-5 0-0 0-0 4.8 0.0 2 2 1 0 0 0 2 8
22 David Greenwood Bench PF 27:00 2-6 0-0 3-7 9.1 3.0 7 10 2 4 3 1 3 7
24 Bill Hanzlik Bench SF 08:00 1-3 0-0 2-2 1.5 1.0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 4
35 Jerome Lane Bench SF 06:00 4-5 0-0 0-0 4.8 0.0 2 2 0 2 0 0 0 8
21 Elston Turner Bench SG 22:00 1-2 0-0 0-0 5.0 1.0 0 1 3 3 2 0 0 2
  Team                                
        240 43-88 2-5 23-34 114.2 14 28 42 28 26 20 2 14 111
          48.9% 40.0% 67.6%                    

Miami Heat Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Rory Sparrow
12.2p, 2.6r, 5.2a
Kevin Edwards
13.2p, 3.3r, 4.2a
Billy Thompson
10.9p, 7.4r, 2a
Grant Long
11.8p, 6.5r, 1.7a
Rony Seikaly
11.3p, 7r, 0.7a
Rotation Jon Sundvold
10.5p, 1.3r, 2a
 
 
Sylvester Gray
7.8p, 4.8r, 2.1a
 
 
Scott Hastings
4.1p, 3r, 0.8a
Rotation  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
John Shasky
5.1p, 3.2r, 0.3a
Lim PT Pearl Washington
7.6p, 2.5r, 4.5a
Craig Neal
2.2p, 0.5r, 2.3a
 
 
 
 
 
 

Denver Nuggets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Michael Adams
19.2p, 3.9r, 6.7a
Fat Lever
20p, 9.3r, 7.7a
Alex English
27.1p, 3.9r, 4.9a
Danny Schayes
12.9p, 6.7r, 1.5a
Blair Rasmussen
7.5p, 3.7r, 0.6a
Rotation  
 
Elston Turner
4.8p, 3.8r, 1.9a
Walter Davis
16p, 1.9r, 2.3a
David Greenwood
6.9p, 5.9r, 1.4a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
Bill Hanzlik
4.7p, 1.5r, 1.5a
 
 
Wayne Cooper
6.3p, 8.3r, 1.1a
Lim PT  
 
 
 
Jerome Lane
5.2p, 4r, 1.3a
 
 
 
 

Miami Heat Leaders

MPG Rory Sparrow 32.0
FG% Clinton Wheeler .571
3P% Jon Sundvold .534
FT% Scott Hastings .877
ORPG Billy Thompson 3.2
DRPG Rony Seikaly 4.4
RPG Billy Thompson 7.4
SPG Kevin Edwards 1.5
APG Rory Sparrow 5.2
BPG Billy Thompson 1.4
PPG Kevin Edwards 13.2

Denver Nuggets Leaders

MPG Fat Lever 38.6
FG% Danny Schayes .527
3P% Jay Vincent .500
FT% Walter Davis .875
ORPG Fat Lever 2.9
DRPG Fat Lever 6.4
RPG Fat Lever 9.3
SPG Fat Lever 2.9
APG Fat Lever 7.7
BPG Wayne Cooper 2.8
PPG Alex English 27.1

Today's Games

Denver Nuggets 111
Miami Heat 105

Houston Rockets 127
Portland Trail Blazers 113

Indiana Pacers 114
Chicago Bulls 103

Milwaukee Bucks 117
Detroit Pistons 100

Phoenix Suns 122
Seattle SuperSonics 104

Sacramento Kings 100
Dallas Mavericks 90

San Antonio Spurs 114
Utah Jazz 98

Washington Wizards 123
Philadelphia Sixers 114