Denver 82, Houston 90

December 26, 1992

Regular Season

Compaq Center (Houston, Texas)

Attendance: 14,775

Officials: James Capers, Ken Mauer, Joe Forte

Team Rebounds: Denver (0) Houston (0)

Technicals: Denver (0) Houston (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
DEN (7-17) 22 18 20 22 82
HOU (14-9) 22 25 28 15 90

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
DEN 97 84.6 92.9
HOU 97 92.9 84.6

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
DEN .426 0.175 0.224 0.080
HOU .432 0.175 0.278 0.159

Denver Nuggets

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
20 LaPhonso Ellis Starter PF 37:00 7-16 0-1 1-2 10.8 3.0 6 9 3 4 0 1 1 15
1 Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf Starter PG 35:00 6-19 1-4 1-1 3.1 1.0 3 4 3 3 1 0 2 14
1 Mark Macon Starter SG 34:00 7-10 0-1 0-1 12.1 0.0 2 2 6 3 4 0 4 14
55 Dikembe Mutombo Starter C 41:00 5-10 0-0 2-2 13.5 4.0 9 13 3 4 0 2 4 12
34 Reggie Williams Starter SF 40:00 7-18 0-2 2-2 15.0 2.0 9 11 3 3 3 1 1 16
- Kevin Brooks Bench PF 07:00 2-5 0-0 0-1 -0.1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
10 Scott Hastings Bench C 07:00 2-2 0-0 1-1 4.6 0.0 4 4 0 1 0 0 1 5
30 Marcus Liberty Bench PF 08:00 0-2 0-0 0-0 2.0 0.0 2 2 1 0 2 0 1 0
- Todd Lichti Bench SG 07:00 0-2 0-0 0-0 -0.5 1.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 Robert Pack Bench PG 13:00 0-3 0-0 0-0 0.2 0.0 2 2 2 0 0 0 1 0
45 Gary Plummer Bench PF 11:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 1.5 0.0 1 1 2 1 0 0 2 2
  Team                                
        240 37-88 1-8 7-10 88.2 11 38 49 23 19 10 4 17 82
          42.0% 12.5% 70.0%                    

Houston Rockets

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
25 Robert Horry Starter SF 16:00 1-5 0-0 0-0 0.8 1.0 0 1 3 3 1 0 1 2
11 Vernon Maxwell Starter SG 20:00 3-12 1-5 0-0 -1.8 0.0 3 3 1 2 0 0 2 7
34 Hakeem Olajuwon Starter C 38:00 7-17 0-1 4-6 20.2 7.0 9 16 4 3 2 4 5 18
30 Kenny Smith Starter PG 28:00 5-7 1-1 3-4 12.5 1.0 1 2 3 1 2 0 1 14
33 Otis Thorpe Starter PF 35:00 6-13 0-0 1-2 12.8 4.0 5 9 3 1 1 1 2 13
1 Scott Brooks Bench PG 20:00 2-4 1-1 0-0 4.8 0.0 3 3 2 3 1 0 1 5
50 Matt Bullard Bench C 13:00 2-6 1-1 0-1 4.4 1.0 1 2 1 1 1 1 0 5
21 Sleepy Floyd Bench PG 28:00 4-12 0-3 6-6 14.0 0.0 7 7 4 2 3 3 3 14
7 Carl Herrera Bench PF 32:00 6-11 0-0 0-0 7.5 1.0 5 6 0 2 1 0 1 12
15 Tree Rollins Bench C 10:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 1.0 0.0 5 5 0 2 0 0 1 0
  Team                                
        240 36-88 4-12 14-19 92.1 15 39 54 21 20 12 9 17 90
          40.9% 33.3% 73.7%                    

Denver Nuggets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf
18.5p, 2.4r, 4.5a
Mark Macon
6.5p, 1.8r, 2.1a
Reggie Williams
16.5p, 5.5r, 4.1a
LaPhonso Ellis
14.5p, 9.3r, 2.2a
Dikembe Mutombo
14.4p, 11.3r, 2.4a
Rotation Robert Pack
6.2p, 2.3r, 3a
 
 
 
 
Gary Plummer
7.1p, 4.6r, 0.9a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
Todd Lichti
8.3p, 2.7r, 1.4a
 
 
Marcus Liberty
6.9p, 4r, 1.1a
Scott Hastings
2.3p, 2.1r, 0.4a
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
Kevin Brooks
5p, 1.9r, 0.7a
 
 

Houston Rockets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Kenny Smith
11.8p, 2r, 5.7a
Vernon Maxwell
11.8p, 2.5r, 2.9a
Robert Horry
10.5p, 5.7r, 1.9a
Otis Thorpe
14p, 8.1r, 3.1a
Hakeem Olajuwon
24.7p, 13.2r, 2.8a
Rotation Sleepy Floyd
9.7p, 2.1r, 3.5a
 
 
 
 
Carl Herrera
7.1p, 5.4r, 0.8a
Matt Bullard
8.4p, 3.9r, 1.3a
Rotation Scott Brooks
6p, 1.4r, 3.6a
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tree Rollins
0.4p, 1.8r, 0.1a

Denver Nuggets Leaders

Houston Rockets Leaders

MPG Hakeem Olajuwon 38.1
FG% Otis Thorpe .563
3P% Kenny Smith .511
FT% Winston Garland 1.000
ORPG Otis Thorpe 3.8
DRPG Hakeem Olajuwon 9.7
RPG Hakeem Olajuwon 13.2
SPG Vernon Maxwell 1.4
APG Kenny Smith 5.7
BPG Hakeem Olajuwon 4.2
PPG Hakeem Olajuwon 24.7

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