Indiana 108, Denver 89

January 10, 1997

Regular Season

McNichols Sports Arena (Denver, Colorado)

Attendance: 12,310

Officials: Leon Wood, Jack Nies, Ron Olesiak

Team Rebounds: Indiana (7) Denver (11)

Technicals: Indiana (0) Denver (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
IND (16-16) 26 30 27 25 108
DEN (9-25) 26 23 11 29 89

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
IND 94 114.6 94.5
DEN 94 94.5 114.6

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
IND .524 0.170 0.260 0.224
DEN .403 0.149 0.386 0.205

Indiana Pacers

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
4 Travis Best Starter PG 30:00 3-10 1-2 0-0 2.2 1.0 1 2 4 2 2 1 5 7
32 Dale Davis Starter PF 05:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 1.0 0.0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
9 Derrick McKey Starter SF 31:00 3-7 0-0 0-0 7.5 2.0 7 9 1 3 1 1 2 6
31 Reggie Miller Starter SG 28:00 7-15 4-7 0-0 11.2 1.0 6 7 2 2 0 0 2 18
45 Rik Smits Starter C 20:00 6-11 0-0 4-4 9.0 1.0 5 6 1 2 0 0 2 16
53 Jerome Allen Bench SG 18:00 2-2 1-1 1-2 4.2 0.0 0 0 3 1 0 0 2 6
2 Vincent Askew Bench SF 17:00 3-4 0-0 4-4 6.8 0.0 1 1 1 1 0 1 1 10
25 Erick Dampier Bench C 23:00 4-9 0-0 1-2 12.2 2.0 9 11 1 4 2 1 0 9
33 Antonio Davis Bench PF 32:00 7-7 0-0 2-2 22.2 4.0 7 11 1 0 0 2 0 16
27 Duane Ferrell Bench SF 09:00 1-3 1-2 0-0 0.8 0.0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 3
8 Eddie Johnson Bench SF 07:00 3-5 0-1 0-0 0.8 0.0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 6
5 Jalen Rose Bench PF 20:00 2-11 0-2 7-7 6.1 2.0 0 2 4 0 2 0 2 11
  Team                   7         1  
        240 41-85 7-15 19-21 102.1 13 37 57 19 20 7 7 17 108
          48.2% 46.7% 90.5%                    

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 30:00 2-4 0-0 2-2 4.2 2.0 2 4 0 1 0 0 1 6
20 LaPhonso Ellis Starter PF 27:00 5-18 2-5 2-2 4.2 2.0 6 8 0 4 2 1 3 14
13 Mark Jackson Starter PG 27:00 1-6 0-2 0-0 8.2 1.0 1 2 9 0 1 0 1 2
50 Ervin Johnson Starter C 25:00 5-11 0-0 1-3 14.4 6.0 5 11 0 4 2 4 1 11
23 Bryant Stith Starter SG 24:00 4-10 1-4 3-4 9.5 2.0 2 4 3 0 1 0 1 12
14 Elmer Bennett Bench PG 21:00 2-6 0-1 1-2 1.8 0.0 2 2 6 1 1 0 6 5
35 Darvin Ham Bench SF 20:00 4-7 0-0 5-9 9.6 1.0 3 4 0 2 2 1 0 13
21 Tom Hammonds Bench PF 21:00 1-6 0-0 2-2 -0.2 0.0 2 2 1 1 0 0 1 4
22 Ricky Pierce Bench SG 24:00 4-10 0-1 2-4 3.0 0.0 2 2 0 1 0 1 0 10
6 Brooks Thompson Bench SG 12:00 4-9 4-8 0-0 7.8 0.0 0 0 3 3 1 0 0 12
41 LaSalle Thompson Bench SG 09:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 3.2 3.0 2 5 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Team                   11         1  
        240 32-88 7-21 18-28 79.8 17 27 55 22 18 10 7 15 89
          36.4% 33.3% 64.3%                    

Indiana Pacers Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Travis Best
11.6p, 2.3r, 4.4a
Reggie Miller
21.8p, 4r, 3.8a
Derrick McKey
8.2p, 5.1r, 2.8a
Dale Davis
9.4p, 10.2r, 0.9a
Rik Smits
9p, 5.5r, 1a
Rotation  
 
Jerome Allen
3.9p, 1.1r, 2.5a
Vincent Askew
5.6p, 2.3r, 2a
Antonio Davis
10.8p, 8.2r, 0.7a
Erick Dampier
6.7p, 5.3r, 0.9a
Rotation  
 
 
 
 
 
Jalen Rose
7.2p, 2r, 2.3a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
Duane Ferrell
8.2p, 2.3r, 0.8a
 
 
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
Eddie Johnson
6.1p, 1.5r, 0.8a
 
 
 
 

Denver Nuggets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Mark Jackson
9.5p, 4.8r, 12a
Bryant Stith
15.2p, 4.4r, 2.4a
Dale Ellis
18.9p, 4.1r, 1.9a
LaPhonso Ellis
18.3p, 6.7r, 1.1a
Ervin Johnson
6.9p, 10.5r, 0.9a
Rotation Elmer Bennett
3.1p, 0.4r, 1.6a
Ricky Pierce
8.4p, 1.4r, 0.9a
Darvin Ham
1.7p, 1.1r, 0.3a
Tom Hammonds
6.7p, 4.8r, 0.5a
 
 
Rotation  
 
Brooks Thompson
7.2p, 1.1r, 2.9a
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lim PT  
 
LaSalle Thompson
0.5p, 1.7r, 0a
 
 
 
 
 
 

Indiana Pacers Leaders

MPG Reggie Miller 35.5
FG% Duane Ferrell .557
3P% Duane Ferrell .524
FT% Brent Scott 1.000
ORPG Dale Davis 3.5
DRPG Dale Davis 6.7
RPG Dale Davis 10.2
SPG Travis Best 1.4
APG Travis Best 4.4
BPG Erick Dampier 1.6
PPG Reggie Miller 21.8

Denver Nuggets Leaders

MPG Dale Ellis 39.5
FG% Aaron Williams .600
3P% Melvin Booker .500
FT% Eric Murdock .917
ORPG Ervin Johnson 2.5
DRPG Ervin Johnson 8.0
RPG Ervin Johnson 10.5
SPG Bryant Stith 1.3
APG Mark Jackson 12.0
BPG Aaron Williams 3.0
PPG Dale Ellis 18.9

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