Houston 84, Denver 81

February 28, 1992

Regular Season

McNichols Sports Arena (Denver, Colorado)

Attendance: 16,206

Officials: Bill Spooner, Hugh Evans, Wally Rooney

Team Rebounds: Houston (0) Denver (0)

Technicals: Houston (0) Denver (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
HOU (30-27) 23 24 20 17 84
DEN (20-36) 15 12 27 27 81

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
HOU 83 101.3 97.7
DEN 83 97.7 101.3

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
HOU .444 0.193 0.361 0.278
DEN .398 0.205 0.500 0.125

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 31:00 3-10 0-0 0-0 1.5 2.0 2 4 2 3 2 0 3 6
11 Vernon Maxwell Starter SG 27:00 0-9 0-3 2-4 -0.5 1.0 1 2 2 0 2 0 0 2
34 Hakeem Olajuwon Starter C 25:00 5-13 0-0 2-2 5.5 1.0 4 5 0 6 1 4 2 12
30 Kenny Smith Starter PG 37:00 9-13 2-2 5-6 16.0 1.0 0 1 3 2 1 0 1 25
33 Otis Thorpe Starter PF 39:00 5-10 0-0 5-10 10.5 4.0 7 11 2 5 1 0 3 15
50 Matt Bullard Bench PF 18:00 2-8 0-2 0-0 0.5 3.0 0 3 1 1 2 0 3 4
21 Sleepy Floyd Bench PG 21:00 4-6 0-0 6-7 7.9 0.0 2 2 1 1 0 0 1 14
6 Avery Johnson Bench PG 11:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 1.0 0.0 1 1 2 0 0 0 3 2
13 Larry Smith Bench PF 31:00 2-2 0-0 0-0 5.5 1.0 6 7 0 5 0 0 0 4
  Team                                
        240 31-72 2-7 20-29 71.9 13 23 36 13 23 9 4 16 84
          43.1% 28.6% 69.0%                    

Denver Nuggets

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
33 Cadillac Anderson Starter PF 28:00 8-14 0-0 2-3 20.4 6.0 12 18 0 4 1 1 1 18
1 Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf Starter PG 28:00 5-18 0-5 0-0 -3.5 0.0 0 0 2 4 1 0 1 10
1 Mark Macon Starter SG 25:00 2-9 0-0 0-0 2.8 2.0 2 4 2 2 1 0 0 4
55 Dikembe Mutombo Starter C 46:00 4-7 0-0 7-9 16.1 8.0 7 15 1 3 0 2 5 15
34 Reggie Williams Starter SF 39:00 8-17 2-4 2-2 13.0 5.0 2 7 1 4 1 2 2 20
12 Winston Garland Bench SG 22:00 4-10 0-1 0-0 2.5 1.0 2 3 2 1 0 0 2 8
30 Marcus Liberty Bench SF 09:00 1-3 0-0 0-2 -2.5 0.0 0 0 1 1 0 0 2 2
- Todd Lichti Bench SG 21:00 2-5 0-0 0-0 1.8 1.0 0 1 1 1 2 0 2 4
50 Steve Scheffler Bench PF 04:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 -1.8 0.0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
17 Joe Wolf Bench C 18:00 0-4 0-0 0-0 -3.5 2.0 0 2 1 3 0 0 2 0
  Team                                
        240 34-88 2-10 11-16 69.2 25 25 50 11 25 6 5 17 81
          38.6% 20.0% 68.8%                    

Houston Rockets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Kenny Smith
14.5p, 2.1r, 6.9a
Vernon Maxwell
17.2p, 3.2r, 4.2a
Buck Johnson
8.4p, 4.1r, 1.9a
Otis Thorpe
17.2p, 10.9r, 3.1a
Hakeem Olajuwon
21.7p, 12.3r, 2.1a
Rotation Sleepy Floyd
7.9p, 1.7r, 3a
 
 
 
 
Larry Smith
2.5p, 5.6r, 0.6a
 
 
Rotation Avery Johnson
6p, 1.3r, 4a
 
 
 
 
Matt Bullard
5.7p, 2.6r, 0.8a
 
 

Denver Nuggets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf
10.9p, 1.4r, 2.4a
Mark Macon
10.4p, 3r, 2a
Reggie Williams
18p, 5.1r, 2.6a
Cadillac Anderson
11.7p, 11.3r, 0.9a
Dikembe Mutombo
18.4p, 13.2r, 2.4a
Rotation  
 
Winston Garland
10.1p, 2.6r, 5.1a
 
 
 
 
Joe Wolf
3.9p, 4.1r, 0.8a
Rotation  
 
Todd Lichti
6.2p, 1.5r, 1.2a
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
Marcus Liberty
6.5p, 2.9r, 0.6a
Steve Scheffler
1.8p, 0.6r, 0a
 
 

Houston Rockets Leaders

MPG Otis Thorpe 38.4
FG% Larry Smith .595
3P% Kenny Smith .377
FT% Tree Rollins .889
ORPG Otis Thorpe 3.7
DRPG Hakeem Olajuwon 8.7
RPG Hakeem Olajuwon 12.3
SPG Hakeem Olajuwon 1.6
APG Kenny Smith 6.9
BPG Hakeem Olajuwon 4.3
PPG Hakeem Olajuwon 21.7

Denver Nuggets Leaders

MPG Dikembe Mutombo 39.8
FG% Anthony Cook .600
3P% Winston Garland .375
FT% Scott Hastings 1.000
ORPG Dikembe Mutombo 4.8
DRPG Dikembe Mutombo 8.4
RPG Dikembe Mutombo 13.2
SPG Mark Macon 2.0
APG Winston Garland 5.1
BPG Dikembe Mutombo 2.9
PPG Dikembe Mutombo 18.4

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