New Jersey 81, Cleveland 99

December 18, 1996

Regular Season

Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse (Cleveland, Ohio)

Attendance: 13,533

Officials: Greg Willard, Ronnie Nunn, Joe Borgia

Team Rebounds: New Jersey (13) Cleveland (4)

Technicals: New Jersey (0) Cleveland (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
NJN (5-15) 25 16 17 23 81
CLE (15-8) 22 21 32 24 99

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
NJN 84 96.8 118.3
CLE 84 118.3 96.8

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
NJN .414 0.215 0.436 0.173
CLE .540 0.143 0.326 0.240

New Jersey Nets

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
33 Yinka Dare Starter C 12:00 1-4 0-0 1-2 1.2 3.0 2 5 0 3 0 0 1 3
13 Kendall Gill Starter SF 38:00 7-19 1-2 1-3 8.9 3.0 5 8 4 3 3 0 4 16
30 Kerry Kittles Starter SG 37:00 8-15 3-4 1-1 10.4 1.0 0 1 2 2 0 1 1 20
44 Tony Massenburg Starter PF 30:00 2-6 0-0 2-4 4.5 5.0 4 9 0 3 0 1 3 6
9 Robert Pack Starter PG 34:00 1-10 0-3 5-6 6.0 1.0 1 2 11 0 1 0 5 7
50 Adrian Caldwell Bench PF 26:00 0-2 0-0 0-0 1.2 1.0 3 4 0 1 1 0 1 0
2 Evric Gray Bench SF 03:00 0-0 0-0 2-2 2.2 1.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
34 Xavier McDaniel Bench SF 14:00 1-6 1-1 2-2 1.0 1.0 3 4 0 4 0 1 1 5
31 Ed O'Bannon Bench PF 23:00 3-8 2-2 0-1 7.6 1.0 4 5 2 2 1 0 0 8
6 Khalid Reeves Bench SG 23:00 6-11 2-6 0-0 4.2 0.0 0 0 2 3 0 0 2 14
  Team                   13         1  
        240 29-81 9-18 14-21 77.4 17 22 52 21 21 6 3 19 81
          35.8% 50.0% 66.7%                    

Cleveland Cavaliers

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
1 Terrell Brandon Starter PG 35:00 12-19 3-3 1-1 17.4 1.0 4 5 1 4 1 2 2 28
35 Danny Ferry Starter C 22:00 3-7 2-4 1-2 4.0 1.0 0 1 2 4 0 0 0 9
32 Tyrone Hill Starter PF 28:00 3-6 0-0 1-2 10.8 5.0 6 11 2 3 1 0 2 7
24 Chris Mills Starter SF 35:00 5-10 1-2 5-6 14.0 2.0 3 5 5 3 1 1 2 16
14 Bobby Phills Starter SG 37:00 2-11 0-2 2-2 7.2 1.0 5 6 7 3 1 0 1 6
2 Reggie Geary Bench PG 04:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 1.0 1.0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 0
21 Antonio Lang Bench PF 23:00 4-5 0-0 1-2 5.8 0.0 3 3 1 4 0 0 0 9
52 Vitaly Potapenko Bench C 12:00 3-5 0-0 4-4 8.0 2.0 1 3 1 1 0 1 1 10
3 Bob Sura Bench SG 30:00 5-8 1-1 1-2 22.5 2.0 7 9 9 0 2 1 2 12
41 Mark West Bench C 08:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 3.2 0.0 2 2 0 1 0 3 0 0
13 Donny Marshall Bench SF 03:00 0-2 0-1 2-2 -0.2 0.0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 2
30 Carl Thomas Bench SG 03:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0.2 0.0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
  Team                   4         3  
        240 37-75 7-13 18-23 101.9 15 31 50 30 23 7 8 15 99
          49.3% 53.8% 78.3%                    

New Jersey Nets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Robert Pack
14.2p, 1.8r, 8.4a
Kerry Kittles
14.6p, 3.2r, 2.8a
Kendall Gill
18.6p, 6.7r, 3.4a
Tony Massenburg
6.8p, 5r, 0.3a
Yinka Dare
2.1p, 3.1r, 0a
Rotation  
 
Khalid Reeves
6.7p, 1.1r, 2a
Xavier McDaniel
4.2p, 4.1r, 0.6a
Adrian Caldwell
1.6p, 3.6r, 0.3a
 
 
Rotation  
 
 
 
 
 
Ed O'Bannon
3.9p, 1.7r, 0.6a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
Evric Gray
1.5p, 0.8r, 0.2a
 
 
 
 

Cleveland Cavaliers Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Terrell Brandon
19.6p, 4r, 6.3a
Bobby Phills
12.2p, 3.7r, 3.7a
Chris Mills
12.9p, 5.8r, 2.3a
Tyrone Hill
12p, 9.7r, 1.5a
Danny Ferry
9.2p, 3.8r, 1.8a
Rotation  
 
Bob Sura
10.1p, 4.3r, 4.3a
 
 
Antonio Lang
3.4p, 1.9r, 0.7a
Vitaly Potapenko
6p, 2.7r, 0.6a
Lim PT Reggie Geary
0.8p, 0.4r, 0.9a
Carl Thomas
1.5p, 0.8r, 0.3a
Donny Marshall
0.9p, 0.6r, 0.4a
 
 
Mark West
4.3p, 2.8r, 0.3a

New Jersey Nets Leaders

MPG Jayson Williams 37.8
FG% Tony Massenburg .457
3P% Xavier McDaniel .667
FT% Evric Gray 1.000
ORPG Jayson Williams 6.9
DRPG Jayson Williams 9.3
RPG Jayson Williams 16.2
SPG Kendall Gill 1.9
APG Robert Pack 8.4
BPG Shawn Bradley 3.8
PPG Kendall Gill 18.6

Cleveland Cavaliers Leaders

MPG Chris Mills 36.4
FG% Tyrone Hill .548
3P% Bob Sura .474
FT% Reggie Geary 1.000
ORPG Tyrone Hill 3.8
DRPG Tyrone Hill 5.9
RPG Tyrone Hill 9.7
SPG Terrell Brandon 1.9
APG Terrell Brandon 6.3
BPG Mark West 0.8
PPG Terrell Brandon 19.6

Today's Games

Cleveland Cavaliers 99
New Jersey Nets 81

Denver Nuggets 95
Sacramento Kings 79

Detroit Pistons 112
New York Knicks 78

Golden State Warriors 123
Minnesota Timberwolves 96

Milwaukee Bucks 105
Los Angeles Lakers 111

Orlando Magic 95
Indiana Pacers 102

Phoenix Suns 114
Washington Wizards 107

Portland Trail Blazers 102
Seattle SuperSonics 106