New York 86, Houston 106

January 14, 1997

Regular Season

Compaq Center (Houston, Texas)

Attendance: 16,285

Officials: Hue Hollins, Hank Armstrong, Paul Mihalak

Team Rebounds: New York (7) Houston (1)

Technicals: New York (0) Houston (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
NYK (26-10) 24 19 21 22 86
HOU (28-9) 30 33 24 19 106

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
NYK 94 91.0 112.2
HOU 94 112.2 91.0

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
NYK .469 0.169 0.241 0.123
HOU .590 0.222 0.143 0.292

New York Knicks

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
1 Chris Childs Starter PG 30:00 8-16 3-5 0-0 12.2 0.0 1 1 5 1 2 0 2 19
33 Patrick Ewing Starter C 31:00 4-9 0-0 5-6 8.0 1.0 6 7 2 3 2 1 5 13
20 Allan Houston Starter SG 36:00 6-12 1-5 0-1 9.4 1.0 1 2 3 0 1 1 1 13
34 Charles Oakley Starter PF 29:00 3-5 0-0 2-2 5.2 1.0 1 2 1 4 1 0 0 8
44 John Wallace Starter SF 21:00 3-5 0-0 0-0 2.5 0.0 1 1 1 1 0 2 3 6
4 Scott Brooks Bench PG 03:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 -0.5 0.0 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0
40 Walter McCarty Bench C 05:00 1-5 0-1 0-0 1.0 0.0 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 2
3 John Starks Bench SG 28:00 5-15 1-5 2-2 2.0 1.0 2 3 2 1 1 0 4 13
21 Charlie Ward Bench PG 25:00 2-9 1-5 0-0 5.2 1.0 2 3 2 1 3 0 0 5
52 Buck Williams Bench PF 20:00 2-2 0-0 1-2 6.5 2.0 3 5 0 3 1 0 0 5
32 Herb Williams Bench C 12:00 1-3 0-0 0-0 2.8 0.0 4 4 1 2 0 0 0 2
  Team                   7            
        240 35-81 6-21 10-13 78.4 7 22 36 19 17 12 4 16 86
          43.2% 28.6% 76.9%                    

Houston Rockets

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
4 Charles Barkley Starter PF 34:00 9-17 2-6 9-10 19.0 2.0 10 12 3 2 0 0 5 29
22 Clyde Drexler Starter SF 31:00 7-11 3-5 2-2 24.0 1.0 2 3 9 1 3 1 1 19
17 Mario Elie Starter SG 29:00 2-3 1-1 1-1 6.4 0.0 2 2 2 1 1 0 1 6
12 Matt Maloney Starter PG 20:00 2-3 2-3 0-0 4.5 0.0 1 1 2 2 0 0 1 6
34 Hakeem Olajuwon Starter C 29:00 7-14 0-0 1-1 7.1 1.0 6 7 2 5 4 0 6 15
50 Matt Bullard Bench C 05:00 1-2 1-2 0-0 3.0 0.0 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 3
32 Othella Harrington Bench PF 05:00 0-1 0-0 2-2 2.0 0.0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 2
3 Randy Livingston Bench SG 22:00 2-3 0-0 4-4 6.8 1.0 2 3 2 2 0 1 2 8
7 Sam Mack Bench SF 19:00 1-7 0-5 0-0 1.8 0.0 4 4 2 2 2 0 1 2
9 Tracy Moore Bench SG 05:00 1-2 0-1 0-0 2.5 1.0 2 3 0 1 0 0 0 2
20 Brent Price Bench PG 17:00 2-2 0-0 1-1 3.9 0.0 1 1 2 0 0 0 2 5
43 Kevin Willis Bench C 24:00 4-7 0-0 1-3 11.6 1.0 10 11 1 3 0 3 2 9
  Team                   1         1  
        240 38-72 9-23 21-24 122.5 7 42 50 26 20 10 6 22 106
          52.8% 39.1% 87.5%                    

New York Knicks Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Chris Childs
10.6p, 2.4r, 6a
Allan Houston
13.5p, 3r, 2.1a
John Wallace
6p, 2.8r, 0.7a
Charles Oakley
9.5p, 9.4r, 2.9a
Patrick Ewing
21.2p, 10.6r, 1.8a
Rotation Charlie Ward
6p, 3.1r, 4.7a
John Starks
13.8p, 2.8r, 3.2a
 
 
Buck Williams
6.1p, 5.4r, 0.6a
Herb Williams
2.5p, 1.9r, 0.5a
Lim PT Scott Brooks
1.6p, 0.7r, 0.9a
 
 
 
 
 
 
Walter McCarty
3p, 1.1r, 0.5a

Houston Rockets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Matt Maloney
9.8p, 2r, 3.3a
Mario Elie
11.3p, 2.4r, 3.6a
Clyde Drexler
18.1p, 5.8r, 5.6a
Charles Barkley
19.9p, 15r, 4.7a
Hakeem Olajuwon
23.7p, 9.3r, 2.6a
Rotation Brent Price
2p, 0.9r, 1.6a
Randy Livingston
3.6p, 1.4r, 2.2a
Sam Mack
3.5p, 1.5r, 1.1a
 
 
Kevin Willis
8.6p, 6.3r, 0.7a
Lim PT  
 
Tracy Moore
3.5p, 1r, 0.7a
 
 
Othella Harrington
3.7p, 2.5r, 0.2a
Matt Bullard
4.2p, 1.4r, 0.8a

New York Knicks Leaders

MPG Patrick Ewing 36.4
FG% Buck Williams .561
3P% Chris Jent .667
FT% Scott Brooks .889
ORPG Charles Oakley 3.1
DRPG Patrick Ewing 8.7
RPG Patrick Ewing 10.6
SPG Chris Childs 1.2
APG Chris Childs 6.0
BPG Patrick Ewing 2.6
PPG Patrick Ewing 21.2

Houston Rockets Leaders

MPG Charles Barkley 40.7
FG% Othella Harrington .508
3P% Hakeem Olajuwon 1.000
FT% Brent Price 1.000
ORPG Charles Barkley 4.1
DRPG Charles Barkley 10.8
RPG Charles Barkley 15.0
SPG Clyde Drexler 2.1
APG Clyde Drexler 5.6
BPG Hakeem Olajuwon 2.1
PPG Hakeem Olajuwon 23.7

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