New Jersey 123, Denver 132

January 20, 1997

Regular Season

McNichols Sports Arena (Denver, Colorado)

Attendance: 10,220

Officials: Bennett Salvatore, Luis Grillo, George Toliver

Team Rebounds: New Jersey (12) Denver (10)

Technicals: New Jersey (0) Denver (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
NJN (10-27) 27 30 31 35 123
DEN (11-29) 38 38 37 19 132

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
NJN 101 122.2 131.2
DEN 101 131.2 122.2

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
NJN .543 0.089 0.294 0.223
DEN .614 0.099 0.195 0.273

New Jersey Nets

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
13 Kendall Gill Starter SF 38:00 12-21 2-3 4-4 21.2 0.0 2 2 6 4 4 3 4 30
30 Kerry Kittles Starter SG 39:00 7-12 2-3 4-6 10.2 1.0 2 3 2 2 0 0 2 20
44 Tony Massenburg Starter PF 22:00 1-5 0-0 2-3 -0.4 1.0 2 3 0 4 0 0 0 4
9 Robert Pack Starter SG 17:00 3-8 1-3 2-2 8.0 0.0 1 1 6 0 0 0 1 9
55 Jayson Williams Starter C 26:00 12-17 0-0 2-5 14.6 1.0 3 4 2 2 0 0 1 26
24 Lloyd Daniels Bench SF 22:00 3-8 3-5 0-0 2.5 0.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 9
33 Yinka Dare Bench C 24:00 1-4 0-0 5-6 9.0 5.0 3 8 0 2 0 1 0 7
34 Xavier McDaniel Bench PF 03:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 -0.2 1.0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
31 Ed O'Bannon Bench PF 22:00 4-7 0-0 1-1 12.6 0.0 9 9 3 3 1 0 0 9
6 Khalid Reeves Bench SG 23:00 4-10 0-5 1-1 6.6 1.0 2 3 5 2 0 0 1 9
41 Robert Werdann Bench C 04:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 -1.2 0.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Team                   12            
        240 47-94 8-19 21-28 93.0 10 24 46 24 22 5 4 9 123
          50.0% 42.1% 75.0%                    

Denver Nuggets

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
20 LaPhonso Ellis Starter SF 38:00 14-18 5-7 3-3 24.4 0.0 4 4 3 4 1 0 2 36
13 Mark Jackson Starter PG 40:00 6-10 2-4 7-8 34.5 1.0 6 7 22 3 0 0 2 21
50 Ervin Johnson Starter C 32:00 4-6 0-0 0-0 17.2 1.0 9 10 4 2 1 3 1 8
24 Antonio McDyess Starter PF 25:00 12-20 0-0 5-7 19.1 0.0 3 3 2 1 1 3 0 29
23 Bryant Stith Starter SG 34:00 4-7 0-2 4-4 12.0 2.0 3 5 4 3 2 1 3 12
3 Dale Ellis Bench SF 25:00 3-11 1-3 2-3 2.1 1.0 2 3 1 2 1 0 1 9
35 Darvin Ham Bench SF 08:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 3.0 1.0 2 3 0 1 0 1 0 0
21 Tom Hammonds Bench PF 16:00 1-2 0-0 1-1 2.9 0.0 3 3 2 5 0 0 0 3
22 Ricky Pierce Bench SG 14:00 4-10 1-1 2-2 4.2 2.0 0 2 1 3 0 1 1 11
6 Brooks Thompson Bench SG 08:00 1-4 1-4 0-0 3.2 0.0 1 1 2 1 1 0 0 3
  Team                   10         1  
        240 49-88 10-21 24-28 124.8 8 33 51 41 25 7 9 11 132
          55.7% 47.6% 85.7%                    

New Jersey Nets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Robert Pack
15.9p, 2.5r, 9.6a
Kerry Kittles
15.7p, 3.6r, 2.9a
Kendall Gill
21.2p, 6.8r, 3.7a
Tony Massenburg
6.2p, 5.5r, 0.3a
Jayson Williams
15.1p, 15.5r, 1.3a
Rotation  
 
Khalid Reeves
6.4p, 1.3r, 2.2a
Lloyd Daniels
4.7p, 2r, 1.3a
Ed O'Bannon
4.3p, 2.5r, 0.6a
Yinka Dare
1.7p, 2.7r, 0.1a
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
Xavier McDaniel
5.1p, 4.2r, 0.9a
Robert Werdann
1.8p, 1.2r, 0a

Denver Nuggets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Mark Jackson
9.8p, 4.8r, 12.5a
Bryant Stith
15.1p, 4.3r, 2.5a
LaPhonso Ellis
20.9p, 6.6r, 1.6a
Antonio McDyess
16.8p, 6.8r, 1.1a
Ervin Johnson
7p, 10.7r, 0.9a
Rotation  
 
Ricky Pierce
9.2p, 1.4r, 0.8a
Dale Ellis
18.3p, 3.9r, 1.8a
Tom Hammonds
6.1p, 4.8r, 0.7a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
Brooks Thompson
6.7p, 1r, 2.5a
Darvin Ham
2.6p, 1.9r, 0.4a
 
 
 
 

New Jersey Nets Leaders

MPG Kerry Kittles 38.4
FG% Jayson Williams .446
3P% Kerry Kittles .353
FT% Evric Gray 1.000
ORPG Jayson Williams 6.9
DRPG Jayson Williams 8.6
RPG Jayson Williams 15.5
SPG Kerry Kittles 2.1
APG Robert Pack 9.6
BPG Shawn Bradley 4.2
PPG Kendall Gill 21.2

Denver Nuggets Leaders

MPG Mark Jackson 38.6
FG% Aaron Williams .600
3P% Melvin Booker .500
FT% Eric Murdock .917
ORPG Ervin Johnson 2.7
DRPG Ervin Johnson 8.0
RPG Ervin Johnson 10.7
SPG Bryant Stith 1.3
APG Mark Jackson 12.5
BPG Aaron Williams 3.0
PPG LaPhonso Ellis 20.9

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