Portland 113, Houston 127

March 18, 1989

Regular Season

Compaq Center (Houston, Texas)

Attendance: 16,611

Officials: Hue Hollins, Ed Middleton, Mike Lauerman

Team Rebounds: Portland (0) Houston (0)

Technicals: Portland (0) Houston (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
POR (31-32) 21 29 28 35 113
HOU (36-28) 35 30 30 32 127

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
POR 109 103.7 116.5
HOU 109 116.5 103.7

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
POR .511 0.220 0.378 0.181
HOU .577 0.183 0.293 0.242

Portland Trail Blazers

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
22 Clyde Drexler Starter SG 38:00 14-20 1-2 6-9 25.4 6.0 3 9 4 5 4 0 5 35
00 Kevin Duckworth Starter C 29:00 5-13 0-0 0-0 9.2 5.0 4 9 2 2 0 1 1 10
27 Caldwell Jones Starter PF 07:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 -0.5 0.0 2 2 0 2 0 0 1 0
25 Jerome Kersey Starter SF 34:00 6-13 0-0 1-4 7.0 1.0 1 2 3 3 1 3 2 13
30 Terry Porter Starter PG 37:00 5-18 1-5 2-2 11.8 2.0 6 8 12 1 0 0 5 13
35 Richard Anderson Bench C 30:00 5-10 4-9 0-0 9.5 0.0 4 4 2 2 0 1 2 14
31 Sam Bowie Bench C 11:00 3-5 0-0 1-2 4.8 3.0 1 4 0 3 0 0 0 7
24 Adrian Branch Bench SF 14:00 2-6 0-1 3-3 5.1 0.0 1 1 3 2 2 0 1 7
2 Mark Bryant Bench PF 04:00 0-0 0-0 2-2 0.5 0.0 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 2
33 Steve Johnson Bench C 16:00 1-3 0-0 0-0 -0.5 0.0 3 3 1 5 0 1 2 2
7 Brook Steppe Bench SG 10:00 2-3 0-0 2-2 1.8 0.0 1 1 1 2 0 0 2 6
11 Clinton Wheeler Bench PG 10:00 2-3 0-0 0-0 4.5 0.0 1 1 2 0 2 0 2 4
  Team                                
        240 45-94 6-17 17-24 114.5 17 28 45 30 28 9 6 24 113
          47.9% 35.3% 70.8%                    

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 17:00 4-6 0-0 2-2 2.2 0.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 10
21 Sleepy Floyd Starter PG 32:00 6-8 3-3 2-3 28.4 0.0 6 6 17 2 0 1 3 17
34 Hakeem Olajuwon Starter C 24:00 9-16 0-0 2-4 8.2 0.0 3 3 0 5 3 0 1 20
33 Otis Thorpe Starter PF 35:00 8-13 0-0 9-12 18.0 3.0 7 10 3 2 1 0 4 25
42 Mike Woodson Starter SG 22:00 4-8 0-0 0-0 9.5 1.0 4 5 3 1 3 0 2 8
3 Derrick Chievous Bench SF 21:00 5-10 0-0 2-3 4.4 1.0 0 1 1 2 1 0 1 12
1 Buck Johnson Bench SF 27:00 6-8 0-0 0-0 9.2 1.0 1 2 3 5 3 0 2 12
15 Frank Johnson Bench PG 15:00 1-4 0-0 0-0 4.8 1.0 1 2 3 2 3 0 1 2
30 Allen Leavell Bench PG 05:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 0.8 0.0 0 0 2 1 0 0 2 2
40 Tim McCormick Bench C 17:00 2-5 0-0 2-2 4.0 2.0 2 4 1 2 0 0 1 6
52 Chuck Nevitt Bench C 07:00 1-3 0-0 2-2 4.8 2.0 3 5 1 1 0 0 1 4
10 Purvis Short Bench SF 18:00 4-9 0-0 1-1 3.9 1.0 2 3 0 1 0 0 0 9
  Team                                
        240 51-91 3-3 22-29 136.1 12 29 41 34 25 14 1 20 127
          56.0% 100.0% 75.9%                    

Portland Trail Blazers Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Terry Porter
17p, 4.6r, 9.7a
Clyde Drexler
27.1p, 7.7r, 5.6a
Jerome Kersey
17.3p, 7.6r, 3.2a
Caldwell Jones
2.6p, 4r, 0.9a
Kevin Duckworth
18p, 7.9r, 0.8a
Rotation Clinton Wheeler
4.8p, 1.3r, 2.1a
Brook Steppe
4.7p, 1.4r, 0.5a
Adrian Branch
8.1p, 2.2r, 1a
 
 
Richard Anderson
5p, 3.1r, 1.4a
Rotation  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Steve Johnson
10.3p, 5r, 1.5a
Rotation  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Sam Bowie
9.6p, 5.1r, 1.6a
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
Mark Bryant
5.1p, 3.3r, 0.6a
 
 

Houston Rockets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Sleepy Floyd
14.6p, 3.7r, 8.3a
Mike Woodson
13.8p, 2.5r, 2.7a
Walter Berry
8.3p, 3.7r, 0.9a
Otis Thorpe
15.8p, 9.8r, 2.4a
Hakeem Olajuwon
24.3p, 13.4r, 1.7a
Rotation Frank Johnson
4.4p, 1.2r, 2.8a
 
 
Buck Johnson
9.7p, 4.4r, 2.1a
 
 
Tim McCormick
6p, 3.6r, 0.7a
Rotation  
 
 
 
Derrick Chievous
9.7p, 3.2r, 0.9a
 
 
 
 
Rotation  
 
 
 
Purvis Short
8.4p, 3.1r, 1.8a
 
 
 
 
Lim PT Allen Leavell
2.8p, 0.7r, 2a
 
 
 
 
 
 
Chuck Nevitt
1.4p, 1.5r, 0.1a

Portland Trail Blazers Leaders

MPG Clyde Drexler 38.4
FG% Clinton Wheeler .586
3P% Sam Bowie .750
FT% Clinton Wheeler 1.000
ORPG Clyde Drexler 3.5
DRPG Kevin Duckworth 4.8
RPG Kevin Duckworth 7.9
SPG Clyde Drexler 2.8
APG Terry Porter 9.7
BPG Sam Bowie 1.4
PPG Clyde Drexler 27.1

Houston Rockets Leaders

MPG Otis Thorpe 37.9
FG% Otis Thorpe .537
3P% Sleepy Floyd .383
FT% Purvis Short .887
ORPG Hakeem Olajuwon 4.2
DRPG Hakeem Olajuwon 9.2
RPG Hakeem Olajuwon 13.4
SPG Hakeem Olajuwon 2.7
APG Sleepy Floyd 8.3
BPG Hakeem Olajuwon 3.1
PPG Hakeem Olajuwon 24.3

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