Detroit 86, Phoenix 89

January 20, 1997

Regular Season

Talking Stick Resort Arena (Phoenix, Arizona)

Attendance: 19,023

Officials: Mark Wunderlich, Eddie Rush, Sean Corbin

Team Rebounds: Detroit (5) Phoenix (8)

Technicals: Detroit (0) Phoenix (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
DET (28-10) 22 19 21 24 86
PHX (15-25) 17 16 24 32 89

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
DET 84 102.5 106.1
PHX 84 106.1 102.5

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
DET .500 0.155 0.231 0.147
PHX .486 0.167 0.275 0.247

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 41:00 7-16 3-6 1-2 8.2 2.0 2 4 2 1 0 0 2 18
33 Grant Hill Starter SF 43:00 7-15 0-0 5-6 20.2 0.0 7 7 11 3 3 1 4 19
10 Lindsey Hunter Starter PG 44:00 9-20 5-8 0-0 13.2 2.0 1 3 1 3 5 0 2 23
52 Don Reid Starter C 07:00 1-3 0-0 1-1 0.4 1.0 2 3 0 3 0 0 1 3
50 Otis Thorpe Starter PF 44:00 3-8 0-0 2-2 11.8 3.0 10 13 1 4 2 0 1 8
12 Michael Curry Bench SG 12:00 0-1 0-1 1-1 0.6 0.0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
9 Litterial Green Bench PG 01:00 0-1 0-1 0-0 -0.8 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
43 Grant Long Bench PF 09:00 1-1 1-1 0-0 0.8 0.0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 3
6 Terry Mills Bench PF 32:00 4-9 2-6 0-0 4.8 1.0 6 7 1 4 0 0 3 10
42 Theo Ratliff Bench C 07:00 0-1 0-0 1-2 0.8 0.0 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 1
  Team                   5         1  
        240 32-75 11-23 11-14 82.0 9 30 44 16 22 10 2 14 86
          42.7% 47.8% 78.6%                    

Phoenix Suns

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
1 Cedric Ceballos Starter SF 31:00 4-13 0-1 10-10 3.8 1.0 1 2 1 3 1 0 3 18
7 Kevin Johnson Starter PG 37:00 7-14 1-3 4-6 13.2 3.0 2 5 6 1 1 0 4 19
40 Loren Meyer Starter C 12:00 2-3 0-0 0-2 0.2 0.0 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 4
11 Wesley Person Starter SG 32:00 4-11 1-4 1-1 8.6 0.0 3 3 3 0 3 0 1 10
18 Hot Rod Williams Starter PF 18:00 1-3 0-0 0-0 7.2 2.0 6 8 2 0 0 0 1 2
2 Mark Bryant Bench PF 28:00 5-8 0-0 0-0 7.5 2.0 4 6 0 3 0 0 0 10
3 Rex Chapman Bench SG 31:00 7-10 3-5 0-0 15.8 0.0 5 5 3 1 1 0 1 17
15 Danny Manning Bench PF 31:00 3-10 0-0 2-4 4.8 3.0 5 8 1 4 1 0 1 8
13 Steve Nash Bench PG 19:00 0-1 0-1 1-1 1.4 0.0 2 2 2 0 0 0 2 1
20 Rumeal Robinson Bench PG 01:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Team                   8            
        240 33-73 5-14 18-24 90.5 11 29 48 18 13 7 0 14 89
          45.2% 35.7% 75.0%                    

Detroit Pistons Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Lindsey Hunter
14.5p, 3r, 1.9a
Joe Dumars
14.5p, 2.7r, 3.5a
Grant Hill
21.3p, 8.5r, 6.9a
Otis Thorpe
12.8p, 7.9r, 1.7a
Don Reid
2.9p, 2r, 0.3a
Rotation  
 
Michael Curry
4.2p, 1.6r, 0.5a
 
 
Terry Mills
10.3p, 4.5r, 1.3a
 
 
Lim PT Litterial Green
2.6p, 0.8r, 1.5a
 
 
 
 
Grant Long
5.7p, 4.6r, 0.8a
Theo Ratliff
2.9p, 2.6r, 0.1a

Phoenix Suns Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Kevin Johnson
17.6p, 3.1r, 8.7a
Wesley Person
12.2p, 3.9r, 1.7a
Cedric Ceballos
15.5p, 7.2r, 1.5a
Hot Rod Williams
8.1p, 8.3r, 1.7a
Loren Meyer
5.3p, 3r, 0.4a
Rotation Steve Nash
4.4p, 1.2r, 2.8a
Rex Chapman
10.8p, 2.4r, 2.4a
 
 
Danny Manning
14.2p, 6.8r, 2.3a
 
 
Rotation  
 
 
 
 
 
Mark Bryant
9p, 4.7r, 1.1a
 
 
Lim PT Rumeal Robinson
2.5p, 0.6r, 0.7a
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Detroit Pistons Leaders

MPG Grant Hill 38.5
FG% Otis Thorpe .523
3P% Kenny Smith .500
FT% Kenny Smith 1.000
ORPG Otis Thorpe 3.1
DRPG Grant Hill 6.7
RPG Grant Hill 8.5
SPG Grant Hill 1.7
APG Grant Hill 6.9
BPG Theo Ratliff 0.9
PPG Grant Hill 21.3

Phoenix Suns Leaders

MPG Cedric Ceballos 36.4
FG% Rumeal Robinson .667
3P% Joe Kleine 1.000
FT% Sam Cassell .855
ORPG Jason Kidd 3.0
DRPG Cedric Ceballos 5.6
RPG Hot Rod Williams 8.3
SPG Jason Kidd 3.0
APG Jason Kidd 9.0
BPG Hot Rod Williams 1.0
PPG Cedric Ceballos 23.0

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