Houston 106, New York 114

November 21, 1989

Regular Season

Madison Square Garden (Manhattan, New York)

Attendance: 18,212

Officials: Ron Garretson, Don Vaden, Bill Saar

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

Technicals: Houston (0) New York (0)

  1 2 3 4 OT Final
HOU (5-5) 20 25 30 27 4 106
NYK (6-3) 20 36 24 22 12 114

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
HOU 112 94.3 101.4
NYK 112 101.4 94.3

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
HOU .489 0.240 0.255 0.149
NYK .415 0.187 0.373 0.383

Houston Rockets

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
1 Buck Johnson Starter SF 42:00 8-11 0-1 4-4 18.2 1.0 6 7 7 5 0 2 4 20
10 John Lucas Starter PG 40:00 2-8 1-2 0-0 16.0 0.0 6 6 11 3 5 0 2 5
34 Hakeem Olajuwon Starter C 33:00 10-21 0-0 3-4 11.2 5.0 6 11 1 6 2 4 8 23
33 Otis Thorpe Starter PF 47:00 7-16 0-0 2-2 11.5 1.0 11 12 6 6 2 1 7 16
15 Mitchell Wiggins Starter SG 33:00 10-21 0-0 5-5 12.6 1.0 3 4 2 2 1 0 0 25
25 Anthony Bowie Bench SF 11:00 1-4 0-1 0-0 3.2 0.0 1 1 1 1 3 0 0 2
44 Adrian Caldwell Bench PF 05:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 -0.8 0.0 1 1 0 1 1 0 2 0
9 Byron Dinkins Bench PG 12:00 3-3 0-0 0-0 1.2 0.0 0 0 1 1 0 0 3 6
21 Sleepy Floyd Bench PG 08:00 1-2 0-1 0-0 1.5 0.0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2
13 Larry Smith Bench PF 21:00 1-4 0-0 0-0 5.0 5.0 2 7 2 5 0 1 1 2
42 Mike Woodson Bench SG 13:00 2-4 1-2 0-0 6.5 0.0 2 2 3 2 1 0 0 5
  Team                                
        265 45-94 2-7 14-15 124.4 13 38 51 35 32 15 8 27 106
          47.9% 28.6% 93.3%                    

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 45:00 12-29 0-0 9-10 14.0 3.0 6 9 2 4 1 2 4 33
31 Mark Jackson Starter PG 27:00 4-8 1-1 1-1 8.6 0.0 4 4 5 0 3 0 6 10
4 Johnny Newman Starter SF 38:00 5-9 0-1 4-6 5.8 1.0 3 4 1 1 0 0 3 14
34 Charles Oakley Starter PF 47:00 4-15 0-0 7-7 18.4 7.0 9 16 5 3 3 0 3 15
21 Gerald Wilkins Starter SG 32:00 6-13 0-1 2-2 8.2 2.0 3 5 3 3 0 0 1 14
11 Rod Strickland Bench PG 27:00 3-10 0-1 5-7 8.4 1.0 2 3 5 2 4 0 3 11
6 Trent Tucker Bench SG 24:00 2-5 1-2 2-2 7.8 2.0 1 3 3 1 0 0 0 7
7 Kenny Walker Bench PF 11:00 1-3 0-0 3-4 3.0 0.0 1 1 1 0 1 0 1 5
45 Eddie Lee Wilkins Bench PF 14:00 1-2 0-0 3-6 8.0 3.0 3 6 0 1 1 1 0 5
  Team                                
        265 38-94 2-6 36-45 118.1 19 32 51 25 15 13 3 21 114
          40.4% 33.3% 80.0%                    

Houston Rockets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters John Lucas
5.8p, 2.4r, 5.2a
Mitchell Wiggins
22.1p, 4.5r, 1.3a
Buck Johnson
13.9p, 4.1r, 2a
Otis Thorpe
18.2p, 8.8r, 3a
Hakeem Olajuwon
18.2p, 12.2r, 2.2a
Rotation Byron Dinkins
5.5p, 2r, 3.8a
Mike Woodson
5p, 1r, 1.2a
Anthony Bowie
5.5p, 2.6r, 2.4a
Larry Smith
2.8p, 7.5r, 1.3a
 
 
Lim PT Sleepy Floyd
10.8p, 3r, 6.8a
 
 
 
 
Adrian Caldwell
1.8p, 1.7r, 0.1a
 
 

New York Knicks Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Mark Jackson
13.2p, 5r, 7.9a
Gerald Wilkins
16p, 4.1r, 3.3a
Johnny Newman
12.4p, 3.2r, 2.8a
Charles Oakley
16.1p, 14.2r, 2.1a
Patrick Ewing
29p, 8.8r, 2.6a
Rotation Rod Strickland
6.6p, 1.9r, 3.2a
Trent Tucker
7.3p, 2.2r, 2.4a
 
 
Eddie Lee Wilkins
5.6p, 2.9r, 0a
 
 
Rotation  
 
 
 
 
 
Kenny Walker
6.8p, 3r, 0.3a
 
 

Houston Rockets Leaders

MPG Otis Thorpe 35.5
FG% Chuck Nevitt 1.000
3P% Mike Woodson .500
FT% Lewis Lloyd 1.000
ORPG Larry Smith 3.1
DRPG Hakeem Olajuwon 9.3
RPG Hakeem Olajuwon 12.2
SPG Hakeem Olajuwon 1.7
APG Sleepy Floyd 6.8
BPG Hakeem Olajuwon 4.9
PPG Mitchell Wiggins 22.1

New York Knicks Leaders

MPG Charles Oakley 39.4
FG% Eddie Lee Wilkins .562
3P% Trent Tucker .464
FT% Patrick Ewing .859
ORPG Charles Oakley 4.9
DRPG Charles Oakley 9.3
RPG Charles Oakley 14.2
SPG Mark Jackson 2.1
APG Mark Jackson 7.9
BPG Patrick Ewing 4.0
PPG Patrick Ewing 29.0

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