Orlando 85, Detroit 97

December 30, 1996

Regular Season

The Palace of Auburn Hills (Auburn Hills, Michigan)

Attendance: 21,454

Officials: Leroy Richardson, Tom Washington, Jack Nies

Team Rebounds: Orlando (9) Detroit (11)

Technicals: Orlando (0) Detroit (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
ORL (10-16) 19 18 21 27 85
DET (22-7) 21 21 27 28 97

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
ORL 83 101.9 116.3
DET 83 116.3 101.9

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
ORL .493 0.168 0.258 0.194
DET .493 0.144 0.326 0.342

Orlando Magic

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
54 Horace Grant Starter PF 39:00 5-14 0-1 2-4 3.5 1 2 3 4 4 0 0 1 12
3 Dennis Scott Starter SF 39:00 8-13 5-6 3-5 18.1 0 5 5 2 4 2 0 0 24
4 Rony Seikaly Starter C 31:00 4-9 0-0 7-8 14.5 3 9 12 1 5 1 1 1 15
20 Brian Shaw Starter PG 44:00 4-12 0-3 0-0 7.2 1 1 2 8 1 2 0 3 8
9 Gerald Wilkins Starter SG 39:00 6-12 1-4 2-4 7.2 1 3 4 4 3 0 0 3 15
10 Darrell Armstrong Bench PG 14:00 1-4 1-1 0-0 -0.5 0 0 0 1 5 3 0 2 3
24 Danny Schayes Bench C 14:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 3.5 1 1 2 2 1 0 0 1 2
30 Kenny Smith Bench SG 07:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2
33 Derek Strong Bench PF 13:00 2-6 0-0 0-0 -1.0 1 2 3 0 2 0 0 2 4
  Team                   9            
        240 32-72 7-15 14-21 78.9 8 23 40 22 25 8 1 14 85
          44.4% 46.7% 66.7%                    

Detroit Pistons

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
4 Joe Dumars Starter SG 32:00 1-8 1-6 2-2 2.2 0 0 0 4 0 2 0 2 5
33 Grant Hill Starter SF 40:00 9-17 0-0 7-10 20.2 2 5 7 8 2 2 0 3 25
10 Lindsey Hunter Starter PG 36:00 3-10 2-4 3-4 6.8 3 3 6 1 1 1 0 2 11
44 Rick Mahorn Starter C 13:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 1.2 0 4 4 0 2 0 1 1 0
50 Otis Thorpe Starter PF 27:00 10-13 0-0 2-2 16.8 4 5 9 1 5 0 0 1 22
12 Michael Curry Bench SG 23:00 3-6 1-2 4-4 8.0 1 2 3 1 1 0 0 0 11
9 Litterial Green Bench PG 11:00 0-2 0-1 4-6 2.2 0 2 2 1 1 1 0 1 4
43 Grant Long Bench PF 10:00 0-2 0-1 2-2 1.2 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 2
6 Terry Mills Bench C 23:00 5-11 2-8 0-0 10.8 1 6 7 1 1 1 0 0 12
42 Theo Ratliff Bench C 21:00 2-3 0-0 1-2 2.0 3 0 3 1 4 0 0 2 5
52 Don Reid Bench PF 04:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 -0.5 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Team                   11            
        240 33-73 6-22 25-32 93.0 14 29 54 18 18 7 1 12 97
          45.2% 27.3% 78.1%                    

Orlando Magic Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Brian Shaw
8.1p, 3.3r, 5.1a
Gerald Wilkins
14.4p, 2.9r, 2.6a
Dennis Scott
14.8p, 3.9r, 1.3a
Horace Grant
10.8p, 9.2r, 2.7a
Rony Seikaly
15p, 9.4r, 1a
Rotation Darrell Armstrong
8.7p, 1.4r, 3.8a
 
 
 
 
Derek Strong
8.1p, 5.7r, 0.5a
Danny Schayes
0.8p, 1r, 0.3a
Lim PT  
 
Kenny Smith
2.2p, 0.5r, 1a
 
 
 
 
 
 

Detroit Pistons Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Lindsey Hunter
14.6p, 3r, 1.8a
Joe Dumars
15.4p, 2.5r, 3.5a
Grant Hill
21.3p, 8.1r, 6.2a
Otis Thorpe
12.8p, 7.7r, 1.8a
Rick Mahorn
2.6p, 2.5r, 0.3a
Rotation Litterial Green
2.4p, 0.7r, 1.5a
Michael Curry
4.1p, 1.5r, 0.5a
 
 
Grant Long
5.9p, 5r, 0.9a
Terry Mills
9.7p, 4.2r, 1.2a
Rotation  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Theo Ratliff
3.2p, 2.7r, 0.1a
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
Don Reid
2.6p, 1.6r, 0.3a
 
 

Orlando Magic Leaders

MPG Horace Grant 38.9
FG% Felton Spencer 1.000
3P% Dennis Scott .419
FT% Kenny Smith 1.000
ORPG Felton Spencer 5.0
DRPG Horace Grant 6.0
RPG Rony Seikaly 9.4
SPG Nick Anderson 1.7
APG Penny Hardaway 5.8
BPG Rony Seikaly 1.6
PPG Penny Hardaway 20.2

Detroit Pistons Leaders

MPG Grant Hill 38.2
FG% Don Reid .543
3P% Kenny Smith .500
FT% Kenny Smith 1.000
ORPG Otis Thorpe 2.9
DRPG Grant Hill 6.5
RPG Grant Hill 8.1
SPG Grant Hill 1.9
APG Grant Hill 6.2
BPG Theo Ratliff 0.9
PPG Grant Hill 21.3

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