Denver 106, Houston 93

December 23, 1993

Regular Season

Compaq Center (Houston, Texas)

Attendance: 16,611

Officials: Tommy Nunez Jr., Woody Mayfield, Ed Middleton

Team Rebounds: Denver (0) Houston (0)

Technicals: Denver (0) Houston (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
DEN (11-13) 22 23 32 29 106
HOU (22-2) 24 23 20 26 93

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
DEN 105 100.5 88.2
HOU 105 88.2 100.5

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
DEN .479 0.190 0.279 0.158
HOU .378 0.142 0.341 0.194

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 32:00 6-11 0-0 4-6 19.2 3.0 13 16 4 4 1 0 2 16
1 Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf Starter PG 40:00 10-21 0-0 4-4 11.0 1.0 3 4 3 2 1 0 2 24
55 Dikembe Mutombo Starter C 39:00 4-8 0-0 0-0 12.8 6.0 9 15 1 4 0 2 3 8
23 Bryant Stith Starter SG 33:00 5-9 0-0 1-3 7.4 2.0 1 3 3 3 1 0 1 11
34 Reggie Williams Starter SF 33:00 9-19 1-4 4-4 12.8 1.0 6 7 3 4 3 0 4 23
21 Tom Hammonds Bench PF 16:00 2-4 0-0 1-2 6.5 1.0 5 6 1 1 0 0 0 5
4 Darnell Mee Bench SG 09:00 1-4 0-0 0-0 0.8 1.0 1 2 1 2 0 1 1 2
14 Robert Pack Bench PG 14:00 4-8 0-0 1-2 4.8 1.0 0 1 8 5 0 0 4 9
54 Rodney Rogers Bench SF 15:00 3-10 0-0 0-0 0.2 1.0 3 4 0 3 2 1 3 6
8 Bison Dele Bench C 09:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 2.5 0.0 3 3 0 2 0 0 0 2
  Team                                
        240 45-95 1-4 15-21 109.9 17 44 61 24 30 8 4 20 106
          47.4% 25.0% 71.4%                    

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 PF 23:00 4-9 1-3 2-2 9.2 1.0 3 4 2 1 2 1 2 11
11 Vernon Maxwell Starter SG 41:00 4-15 1-8 5-9 7.6 1.0 3 4 7 4 3 1 4 14
34 Hakeem Olajuwon Starter C 41:00 16-31 0-0 3-6 24.8 8.0 9 17 3 5 0 4 4 35
30 Kenny Smith Starter PG 23:00 1-5 0-0 0-0 0.8 0.0 0 0 5 1 0 0 2 2
33 Otis Thorpe Starter SF 39:00 6-9 0-0 3-5 10.9 1.0 6 7 1 4 1 0 1 15
1 Scott Brooks Bench PG 06:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 2.2 0.0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2
50 Matt Bullard Bench C 10:00 0-4 0-2 0-0 -4.0 0.0 0 0 1 2 0 0 1 0
10 Sam Cassell Bench SG 20:00 3-9 0-1 0-0 4.8 3.0 2 5 1 4 2 0 0 6
17 Mario Elie Bench SG 23:00 1-10 0-6 2-2 0.8 0.0 2 2 4 1 0 0 0 4
7 Carl Herrera Bench PF 13:00 0-5 0-0 4-4 2.2 1.0 4 5 0 1 1 0 1 4
42 Eric Riley Bench C 01:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Team                                
        240 36-98 2-20 19-28 77.2 15 29 44 25 23 9 6 15 93
          36.7% 10.0% 67.9%                    

Denver Nuggets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf
21.3p, 2.7r, 4.9a
Bryant Stith
13.8p, 4.4r, 3.1a
Reggie Williams
13p, 4.4r, 3.4a
LaPhonso Ellis
13.3p, 8.7r, 2.2a
Dikembe Mutombo
11p, 12.7r, 1.8a
Rotation Robert Pack
8.1p, 1.5r, 5.5a
 
 
Rodney Rogers
5.8p, 2.8r, 1a
Tom Hammonds
6p, 3.7r, 0.6a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
Darnell Mee
2.4p, 1.1r, 0.5a
 
 
 
 
Bison Dele
8.1p, 6.3r, 0.7a

Houston Rockets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Kenny Smith
9.4p, 1.6r, 3.6a
Vernon Maxwell
15.2p, 3.1r, 5a
Otis Thorpe
14.5p, 8.9r, 2a
Robert Horry
9.2p, 5.5r, 2.9a
Hakeem Olajuwon
25.1p, 12.5r, 3.3a
Rotation  
 
Mario Elie
8.6p, 2.6r, 2.9a
 
 
Carl Herrera
4.1p, 4.4r, 0.4a
Matt Bullard
3.9p, 1.6r, 1.1a
Rotation  
 
Sam Cassell
6.2p, 2.3r, 1.4a
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lim PT Scott Brooks
5.9p, 1.9r, 2.6a
 
 
 
 
 
 
Eric Riley
1.7p, 1.3r, 0.3a

Denver Nuggets Leaders

Houston Rockets Leaders

MPG Hakeem Olajuwon 40.5
FG% Otis Thorpe .608
3P% Sam Cassell .393
FT% Richard Petruska 1.000
ORPG Hakeem Olajuwon 3.0
DRPG Hakeem Olajuwon 9.4
RPG Hakeem Olajuwon 12.5
SPG Robert Horry 1.9
APG Vernon Maxwell 5.0
BPG Hakeem Olajuwon 4.0
PPG Hakeem Olajuwon 25.1

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