Houston 87, L.A. Lakers 83

April 25, 1996

Opening Round - Houston wins 3-1

The Forum (Inglewood, California)

Attendance: N/A

Officials: N/A

Team Rebounds: Houston (0) Los Angeles (0)

Technicals: Houston (0) Los Angeles (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
HOU (48-34) 21 19 25 22 87
LAL (53-29) 22 17 27 17 83

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
HOU 97 89.9 85.7
LAL 97 85.7 89.9

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
HOU .429 0.103 0.178 0.179
LAL .404 0.227 0.259 0.193

Houston Rockets

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
52 Chucky Brown Starter SF 15:00 1-4 0-0 0-0 -0.2 1.0 1 2 0 2 0 0 0 2
22 Clyde Drexler Starter SG 40:00 7-18 1-4 6-8 13.5 1.0 6 7 4 3 2 1 2 21
25 Robert Horry Starter PF 37:00 0-8 0-2 0-0 4.2 3.0 5 8 1 5 4 3 2 0
34 Hakeem Olajuwon Starter C 42:00 14-26 0-0 5-7 19.1 1.0 7 8 2 4 5 1 4 33
30 Kenny Smith Starter PG 27:00 3-6 0-2 1-1 7.4 0.0 1 1 4 1 1 0 0 7
2 Mark Bryant Bench PF 19:00 5-7 0-0 2-2 10.8 2.0 3 5 0 3 1 1 0 12
10 Sam Cassell Bench PG 21:00 2-8 0-1 1-3 -1.4 0.0 3 3 2 3 0 0 2 5
17 Mario Elie Bench SG 31:00 3-5 1-2 0-0 9.5 0.0 7 7 1 2 1 0 0 7
7 Sam Mack Bench SF 08:00 0-2 0-0 0-2 0.8 0.0 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Team                                
        240 35-84 2-11 15-23 71.6 8 37 45 14 23 14 6 10 87
          41.7% 18.2% 65.2%                    

Los Angeles Lakers

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
41 Elden Campbell Starter PF 26:00 3-8 0-0 1-4 2.0 0.0 8 8 1 3 0 1 4 7
23 Cedric Ceballos Starter SF 44:00 9-20 2-4 2-2 16.0 3.0 9 12 1 2 1 1 2 22
12 Vlade Divac Starter C 36:00 3-10 0-2 0-2 8.0 5.0 3 8 6 4 0 2 3 6
6 Eddie Jones Starter SG 35:00 7-12 5-8 0-1 12.6 2.0 2 4 1 5 2 0 1 19
9 Nick Van Exel Starter PG 32:00 1-11 0-4 3-4 1.8 1.0 2 3 8 4 1 0 3 5
32 Magic Johnson Bench PG 36:00 4-11 2-4 10-12 14.8 1.0 12 13 3 1 0 0 5 20
34 George Lynch Bench SF 10:00 2-3 0-1 0-0 -0.2 0.0 2 2 0 3 0 0 2 4
24 Fred Roberts Bench C 03:00 0-2 0-0 0-0 0.2 2.0 1 3 0 0 0 0 1 0
3 Sedale Threatt Bench PG 18:00 0-6 0-3 0-0 -4.8 0.0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0
  Team                                
        240 29-83 9-26 16-25 86.4 14 40 54 20 22 4 4 22 83
          34.9% 34.6% 64.0%                    

Houston Rockets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Kenny Smith
8.5p, 1.4r, 3.6a
Clyde Drexler
19.3p, 7.2r, 5.8a
Chucky Brown
8.6p, 5.4r, 1.1a
Robert Horry
12p, 5.8r, 4a
Hakeem Olajuwon
26.9p, 10.9r, 3.6a
Rotation Sam Cassell
14.5p, 3.1r, 4.6a
Mario Elie
11.1p, 3.4r, 3.1a
 
 
Mark Bryant
8.6p, 4.9r, 0.7a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
Sam Mack
10.8p, 3.2r, 2.5a
 
 
 
 

Los Angeles Lakers Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Nick Van Exel
14.9p, 2.4r, 6.9a
Eddie Jones
12.8p, 3.3r, 3.5a
Cedric Ceballos
21.2p, 6.9r, 1.5a
Elden Campbell
13.9p, 7.6r, 2.2a
Vlade Divac
12.9p, 8.6r, 3.3a
Rotation Magic Johnson
14.6p, 5.7r, 6.9a
 
 
George Lynch
3.8p, 2.8r, 0.7a
 
 
 
 
Rotation Sedale Threatt
7.3p, 1.2r, 3.3a
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Fred Roberts
3.7p, 1.4r, 0.8a

Houston Rockets Leaders

MPG Hakeem Olajuwon 42.0
FG% Mark Bryant .714
3P% Mario Elie .500
FT% Mark Bryant 1.000
ORPG Robert Horry 3.0
DRPG Hakeem Olajuwon 7.0
RPG Robert Horry 8.0
SPG Hakeem Olajuwon 5.0
APG Kenny Smith 4.0
BPG Robert Horry 3.0
PPG Hakeem Olajuwon 33.0

Los Angeles Lakers Leaders

MPG Cedric Ceballos 44.0
FG% George Lynch .667
3P% Eddie Jones .625
FT% Cedric Ceballos 1.000
ORPG Vlade Divac 5.0
DRPG Magic Johnson 12.0
RPG Magic Johnson 13.0
SPG Eddie Jones 2.0
APG Nick Van Exel 8.0
BPG Vlade Divac 2.0
PPG Cedric Ceballos 22.0

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