Boston 87, Detroit 99

January 2, 1997

Regular Season

The Palace of Auburn Hills (Auburn Hills, Michigan)

Attendance: 18,208

Officials: Bennett Salvatore, James Capers, Eddie Rush

Team Rebounds: Boston (6) Detroit (6)

Technicals: Boston (0) Detroit (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
BOS (6-22) 23 25 16 23 87
DET (23-7) 25 29 22 23 99

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
BOS 87 99.7 113.4
DET 87 113.4 99.7

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
BOS .463 0.149 0.227 0.134
DET .500 0.092 0.262 0.207

Boston Celtics

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
44 Rick Fox Starter SF 39:00 5-12 0-2 0-0 3.5 1.0 4 5 3 5 0 0 2 10
53 Alton Lister Starter C 21:00 1-2 0-0 0-0 9.0 1.0 6 7 3 2 1 0 0 2
9 Greg Minor Starter SG 26:00 5-9 0-1 0-0 2.8 0.0 4 4 1 3 0 0 3 10
40 Dino Radja Starter PF 07:00 0-2 0-0 0-0 -0.5 0.0 2 2 1 1 0 0 1 0
4 David Wesley Starter PG 44:00 7-14 2-3 6-6 21.2 0.0 4 4 9 2 2 1 2 22
30 Marty Conlon Bench C 15:00 1-3 0-0 0-0 2.5 0.0 3 3 1 1 0 0 0 2
13 Todd Day Bench SF 29:00 7-15 2-5 1-1 9.9 1.0 4 5 3 5 1 1 2 17
43 Brett Szabo Bench C 01:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 1.2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
88 Antoine Walker Bench PF 28:00 5-17 0-0 0-2 1.8 5.0 5 10 0 3 0 0 2 10
55 Eric Williams Bench PF 30:00 4-7 0-0 4-4 9.8 2.0 2 4 2 0 0 0 1 12
  Team                   6         1  
        240 36-82 4-11 11-13 83.1 10 34 50 23 22 4 2 14 87
          43.9% 36.4% 84.6%                    

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 36:00 5-16 3-6 6-6 8.8 0.0 4 4 4 2 1 0 3 19
33 Grant Hill Starter SF 39:00 6-17 0-0 8-10 20.8 3.0 5 8 8 1 2 2 1 20
10 Lindsey Hunter Starter PG 31:00 5-11 3-6 1-2 7.0 0.0 0 0 3 2 2 0 2 14
44 Rick Mahorn Starter C 04:00 0-2 0-0 0-0 -0.5 1.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
50 Otis Thorpe Starter PF 33:00 6-10 0-0 0-1 10.1 3.0 4 7 2 2 0 0 1 12
12 Michael Curry Bench SG 21:00 2-4 1-2 2-2 8.5 0.0 5 5 1 3 2 0 0 7
9 Litterial Green Bench PG 13:00 3-4 0-0 0-0 2.5 0.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 6
43 Grant Long Bench PF 06:00 1-3 0-2 0-0 0.0 0.0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 2
6 Terry Mills Bench C 32:00 5-8 3-3 0-0 14.5 0.0 6 6 1 0 1 1 0 13
42 Theo Ratliff Bench C 14:00 1-4 0-0 0-0 4.0 2.0 4 6 0 2 0 2 1 2
52 Don Reid Bench PF 11:00 2-3 0-0 0-0 6.2 2.0 2 4 0 2 1 1 0 4
  Team                   6            
        240 36-82 10-19 17-21 85.9 11 31 48 19 16 9 6 8 99
          43.9% 52.6% 81.0%                    

Boston Celtics Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters David Wesley
16.1p, 3.5r, 6.9a
Greg Minor
8.6p, 3.6r, 1.5a
Rick Fox
12.8p, 5.5r, 3.8a
Dino Radja
14p, 8.4r, 1.9a
Alton Lister
3.5p, 4.5r, 0.7a
Rotation  
 
 
 
Todd Day
10.3p, 3.4r, 1a
Eric Williams
11.2p, 4.3r, 1.4a
Marty Conlon
3.7p, 2.4r, 0.8a
Rotation  
 
 
 
 
 
Antoine Walker
12.8p, 7.2r, 2a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Brett Szabo
1.2p, 0.9r, 0.2a

Detroit Pistons Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Lindsey Hunter
14.6p, 2.9r, 1.8a
Joe Dumars
15.5p, 2.5r, 3.5a
Grant Hill
21.2p, 8.1r, 6.2a
Otis Thorpe
12.8p, 7.6r, 1.8a
Rick Mahorn
2.5p, 2.4r, 0.3a
Rotation Litterial Green
2.6p, 0.6r, 1.4a
Michael Curry
4.2p, 1.6r, 0.6a
 
 
Don Reid
2.7p, 1.7r, 0.3a
Terry Mills
9.8p, 4.3r, 1.2a
Rotation  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Theo Ratliff
3.1p, 2.8r, 0.1a
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
Grant Long
5.8p, 4.8r, 0.9a
 
 

Boston Celtics Leaders

MPG David Wesley 41.2
FG% Alton Lister .562
3P% Eric Williams 1.000
FT% Nate Driggers 1.000
ORPG Antoine Walker 3.0
DRPG Dino Radja 6.7
RPG Dino Radja 8.4
SPG Rick Fox 1.8
APG David Wesley 6.9
BPG Dino Radja 1.9
PPG David Wesley 16.1

Detroit Pistons Leaders

MPG Grant Hill 38.2
FG% Don Reid .553
3P% Kenny Smith .500
FT% Kenny Smith 1.000
ORPG Otis Thorpe 2.9
DRPG Grant Hill 6.4
RPG Grant Hill 8.1
SPG Grant Hill 1.9
APG Grant Hill 6.2
BPG Theo Ratliff 1.0
PPG Grant Hill 21.2

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