New Jersey 99, Houston 94

December 8, 1989

Regular Season

Compaq Center (Houston, Texas)

Attendance: 15,105

Officials: Jim Clark, Nolan Fine, Jack Madden

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

Technicals: New Jersey (0) Houston (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
NJN (5-12) 26 34 19 20 99
HOU (9-9) 25 17 28 24 94

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
NJN 92 108.1 102.6
HOU 92 102.6 108.1

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
NJN .482 0.142 0.318 0.229
HOU .482 0.197 0.333 0.169

New Jersey Nets

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
31 Sam Bowie Starter C 39:00 6-9 0-0 5-6 14.5 4.0 6 10 2 4 0 0 2 17
15 Lester Conner Starter PG 35:00 4-11 0-0 1-2 10.8 0.0 3 3 8 3 4 0 2 9
2 Dennis Hopson Starter SG 36:00 3-12 1-4 4-4 0.5 1.0 0 1 0 2 2 0 2 11
34 Chris Morris Starter SF 43:00 7-14 0-2 6-9 9.4 1.0 5 6 1 3 2 2 5 20
33 Charles Shackleford Starter PF 30:00 6-11 0-0 0-0 11.0 3.0 9 12 0 5 1 0 1 12
10 Mookie Blaylock Bench PG 25:00 7-14 1-1 0-0 14.2 3.0 3 6 3 1 2 0 0 15
6 Roy Hinson Bench PF 27:00 5-10 0-0 3-3 8.6 1.0 3 4 1 2 0 2 1 13
45 Purvis Short Bench SF 05:00 1-2 0-0 0-0 1.8 1.0 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 2
  Team                                
        240 39-83 2-7 19-24 88.8 14 30 44 15 21 11 4 13 99
          47.0% 28.6% 79.2%                    

Houston Rockets

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
21 Sleepy Floyd Starter PG 37:00 2-9 0-1 0-0 1.5 1.0 3 4 6 2 0 0 4 4
1 Buck Johnson Starter SF 35:00 7-13 0-0 2-2 5.0 0.0 0 0 1 3 1 0 1 16
10 John Lucas Starter SG 33:00 5-13 3-7 3-4 15.0 0.0 5 5 10 3 1 0 3 16
34 Hakeem Olajuwon Starter C 44:00 12-21 0-0 2-6 17.0 3.0 8 11 4 4 5 2 9 26
33 Otis Thorpe Starter PF 44:00 6-13 0-1 3-3 15.6 5.0 8 13 2 5 1 1 1 15
25 Anthony Bowie Bench SF 04:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 Derrick Chievous Bench SF 13:00 1-5 0-0 4-4 2.8 2.0 0 2 0 2 1 0 0 6
9 Byron Dinkins Bench PG 12:00 2-3 0-0 0-0 5.5 0.0 1 1 3 0 0 0 0 4
13 Larry Smith Bench PF 08:00 1-2 0-0 0-0 1.0 1.0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 2
42 Mike Woodson Bench SG 10:00 2-4 1-2 0-0 3.8 1.0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 5
  Team                                
        240 38-83 4-11 14-19 97.1 13 26 39 26 20 9 3 18 94
          45.8% 36.4% 73.7%                    

New Jersey Nets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Lester Conner
6.6p, 3.7r, 4.2a
Dennis Hopson
17.6p, 3.9r, 1.9a
Chris Morris
14.6p, 4.6r, 2.1a
Charles Shackleford
12p, 9.3r, 1a
Sam Bowie
11.5p, 9r, 1.2a
Rotation Mookie Blaylock
10.1p, 2.8r, 3.9a
 
 
 
 
Roy Hinson
16.3p, 7r, 0.3a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
Purvis Short
7.2p, 2.6r, 0.9a
 
 
 
 

Houston Rockets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Sleepy Floyd
8.3p, 2.1r, 4.8a
John Lucas
6.9p, 2.7r, 7.1a
Buck Johnson
14.1p, 4.4r, 2.3a
Otis Thorpe
17.4p, 9.4r, 3.3a
Hakeem Olajuwon
20.4p, 12.1r, 2.7a
Rotation Byron Dinkins
4.6p, 1.3r, 2.8a
Mike Woodson
3.8p, 0.9r, 0.7a
Derrick Chievous
4.7p, 1.6r, 0.5a
 
 
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
Anthony Bowie
5.4p, 2.2r, 1.9a
Larry Smith
3p, 6.7r, 1.1a
 
 

New Jersey Nets Leaders

MPG Dennis Hopson 36.6
FG% Roy Hinson .621
3P% Purvis Short .333
FT% Jaren Jackson 1.000
ORPG Roy Hinson 3.3
DRPG Charles Shackleford 6.0
RPG Charles Shackleford 9.3
SPG Lester Conner 2.5
APG Lester Conner 4.2
BPG Sam Bowie 2.2
PPG Dennis Hopson 17.6

Houston Rockets Leaders

MPG Otis Thorpe 35.8
FG% Chuck Nevitt 1.000
3P% Hakeem Olajuwon .500
FT% Lewis Lloyd 1.000
ORPG Hakeem Olajuwon 3.0
DRPG Hakeem Olajuwon 9.1
RPG Hakeem Olajuwon 12.1
SPG Hakeem Olajuwon 1.7
APG John Lucas 7.1
BPG Hakeem Olajuwon 4.3
PPG Mitchell Wiggins 20.9

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