Utah 104, Denver 91

December 7, 1996

Regular Season

McNichols Sports Arena (Denver, Colorado)

Attendance: 12,837

Officials: Steve Javie, Eddie Rush, George Toliver

Team Rebounds: Utah (7) Denver (12)

Technicals: Utah (0) Denver (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
UTH (16-2) 30 25 31 18 104
DEN (5-15) 23 25 17 26 91

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
UTH 84 124.2 108.7
DEN 84 108.7 124.2

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
UTH .539 0.060 0.294 0.289
DEN .475 0.191 0.350 0.188

Utah Jazz

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
14 Jeff Hornacek Starter SG 38:00 7-11 1-2 3-3 11.4 0.0 1 1 2 4 3 0 1 18
32 Karl Malone Starter PF 40:00 8-20 0-0 5-6 16.2 1.0 8 9 5 1 1 2 2 21
00 Greg Ostertag Starter C 29:00 4-8 0-0 2-2 8.8 2.0 4 6 1 3 0 1 0 10
3 Bryon Russell Starter SF 27:00 3-4 1-1 3-5 10.4 2.0 5 7 0 3 0 1 0 10
12 John Stockton Starter PG 37:00 7-12 1-2 3-3 26.1 2.0 3 5 12 2 3 0 0 18
40 Shandon Anderson Bench SF 10:00 2-5 0-0 0-2 1.5 2.0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 4
55 Antoine Carr Bench PF 17:00 3-6 0-0 1-2 2.2 0.0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 7
6 Howard Eisley Bench PG 11:00 3-4 1-1 0-0 6.8 0.0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 7
44 Greg Foster Bench C 10:00 1-3 0-0 2-2 1.2 0.0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 4
31 Adam Keefe Bench PF 18:00 1-2 0-0 3-6 1.0 1.0 1 2 0 2 0 0 1 5
34 Chris Morris Bench SF 03:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 -1.8 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
  Team                   7         1  
        240 39-76 4-6 22-31 85.9 10 24 41 23 17 7 4 6 104
          51.3% 66.7% 71.0%                    

Denver Nuggets

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
3 Dale Ellis Starter SF 38:00 5-16 2-8 7-7 10.6 3.0 5 8 2 5 1 0 1 19
13 Mark Jackson Starter PG 43:00 6-11 2-3 0-0 19.0 1.0 3 4 13 2 0 0 2 14
50 Ervin Johnson Starter C 17:00 3-3 0-0 0-0 8.0 1.0 3 4 1 0 0 1 1 6
24 Antonio McDyess Starter PF 32:00 8-16 0-0 0-0 3.2 1.0 3 4 0 6 0 2 3 16
23 Bryant Stith Starter SG 35:00 5-10 1-3 0-0 6.0 3.0 2 5 1 4 0 1 2 11
20 LaPhonso Ellis Bench PF 28:00 5-15 0-1 4-6 0.5 3.0 2 5 0 3 0 0 3 14
35 Darvin Ham Bench SF 01:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 -0.8 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
21 Tom Hammonds Bench PF 28:00 2-4 0-0 4-4 9.0 2.0 6 8 0 4 0 1 0 8
5 Jeff McInnis Bench PG 03:00 0-1 0-1 0-0 -2.2 0.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0
6 Brooks Thompson Bench SG 15:00 1-3 1-1 0-0 3.2 0.0 2 2 5 2 0 0 3 3
  Team                   12            
        240 35-80 6-17 15-17 78.6 14 26 52 22 27 1 5 16 91
          43.8% 35.3% 88.2%                    

Utah Jazz Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters John Stockton
14.7p, 2.7r, 11a
Jeff Hornacek
15.6p, 3.2r, 4a
Bryon Russell
10.5p, 4.6r, 1.6a
Karl Malone
26.2p, 10.8r, 4.5a
Greg Ostertag
7.1p, 7.9r, 0.4a
Rotation Howard Eisley
4.1p, 1.2r, 1.5a
 
 
Shandon Anderson
5.2p, 2.6r, 0.6a
Adam Keefe
3.8p, 3.9r, 0.6a
Greg Foster
3.1p, 1.2r, 0.2a
Rotation  
 
 
 
 
 
Antoine Carr
7.4p, 2.9r, 0.8a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
Chris Morris
4.4p, 2.5r, 0.5a
 
 
 
 

Denver Nuggets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Mark Jackson
8.1p, 4.1r, 10.7a
Bryant Stith
14.3p, 5r, 2.1a
Dale Ellis
19.6p, 4.5r, 1.8a
Antonio McDyess
16.8p, 7.3r, 1.1a
Ervin Johnson
6p, 9.2r, 0.7a
Rotation  
 
Brooks Thompson
10.5p, 1.5r, 4.4a
 
 
Tom Hammonds
7.2p, 5.1r, 0.4a
 
 
Rotation  
 
 
 
 
 
LaPhonso Ellis
11.8p, 5.2r, 0.5a
 
 
Lim PT Jeff McInnis
5.4p, 0.5r, 1.5a
 
 
Darvin Ham
1.2p, 0.8r, 0.2a
 
 
 
 

Utah Jazz Leaders

MPG Karl Malone 36.8
FG% Jamie Watson .625
3P% Jamie Watson 1.000
FT% Greg Foster .923
ORPG Greg Ostertag 2.2
DRPG Karl Malone 8.8
RPG Karl Malone 10.8
SPG John Stockton 2.2
APG John Stockton 11.0
BPG Greg Ostertag 2.2
PPG Karl Malone 26.2

Denver Nuggets Leaders

MPG Dale Ellis 41.1
FG% Tom Hammonds .578
3P% Jeff McInnis .480
FT% Ricky Pierce .933
ORPG LaPhonso Ellis 2.5
DRPG Ervin Johnson 7.0
RPG Ervin Johnson 9.2
SPG Bryant Stith 1.4
APG Mark Jackson 10.7
BPG Antonio McDyess 2.0
PPG Dale Ellis 19.6

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