New Jersey 104, Houston 111

January 23, 1997

Regular Season

Compaq Center (Houston, Texas)

Attendance: 16,285

Officials: Monty McCutchen, Ron Olesiak, Jess Kersey

Team Rebounds: New Jersey (5) Houston (6)

Technicals: New Jersey (0) Houston (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
NJN (11-28) 17 23 24 40 104
HOU (32-10) 26 30 24 31 111

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
NJN 95 110.0 117.4
HOU 95 117.4 110.0

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
NJN .468 0.085 0.326 0.158
HOU .583 0.148 0.224 0.155

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 43:00 11-25 4-6 2-3 23.1 5.0 4 9 6 2 3 0 1 28
30 Kerry Kittles Starter SG 43:00 5-17 3-10 2-2 12.5 1.0 2 3 6 1 3 0 0 15
44 Tony Massenburg Starter PF 31:00 5-8 0-0 3-5 11.6 2.0 8 10 1 3 0 0 1 13
6 Khalid Reeves Starter PG 30:00 7-12 2-3 3-3 13.4 0.0 2 2 4 4 0 1 0 19
55 Jayson Williams Starter C 36:00 6-15 0-1 5-6 7.5 2.0 10 12 1 5 0 0 4 17
24 Lloyd Daniels Bench SF 09:00 0-3 0-2 0-0 -1.2 1.0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0
33 Yinka Dare Bench C 14:00 1-2 0-0 0-0 1.5 1.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
34 Xavier McDaniel Bench PF 06:00 2-4 0-1 0-0 -1.2 0.0 1 1 0 2 0 0 2 4
31 Ed O'Bannon Bench PF 26:00 3-9 0-0 0-0 3.8 2.0 2 4 2 2 0 0 0 6
41 Robert Werdann Bench C 02:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 -0.5 0.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Team                   5         0  
        240 40-95 9-23 15-19 84.4 14 29 48 21 22 6 1 8 104
          42.1% 39.1% 78.9%                    

Houston Rockets

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
22 Clyde Drexler Starter SG 37:00 7-13 2-5 4-7 21.6 3.0 4 7 8 2 2 2 3 20
7 Sam Mack Starter SF 43:00 9-18 2-6 0-0 12.5 3.0 6 9 4 3 0 0 4 20
12 Matt Maloney Starter PG 31:00 5-7 2-4 3-3 13.4 0.0 1 1 6 2 0 0 1 15
34 Hakeem Olajuwon Starter C 37:00 7-17 0-1 6-7 19.9 1.0 9 10 8 3 0 2 1 20
43 Kevin Willis Starter PF 36:00 8-13 0-0 0-2 15.5 1.0 14 15 0 3 1 1 2 16
50 Matt Bullard Bench PF 09:00 3-4 0-1 0-0 5.8 0.0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 6
32 Othella Harrington Bench PF 14:00 4-4 0-0 0-0 9.8 3.0 1 4 0 0 0 1 0 8
27 Charles A. Jones Bench PF 07:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 1.2 0.0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 2
3 Randy Livingston Bench SG 17:00 1-4 0-0 0-0 0.5 0.0 2 2 4 2 0 0 3 2
20 Brent Price Bench PG 09:00 1-3 0-1 0-0 1.2 0.0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 2
  Team                   6         1  
        240 46-84 6-18 13-19 115.4 11 38 55 34 18 3 7 15 111
          54.8% 33.3% 68.4%                    

New Jersey Nets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Khalid Reeves
7p, 1.3r, 2.4a
Kerry Kittles
15.8p, 3.7r, 2.9a
Kendall Gill
21.6p, 6.9r, 3.8a
Tony Massenburg
6.3p, 5.6r, 0.3a
Jayson Williams
15.1p, 15.3r, 1.3a
Rotation  
 
 
 
 
 
Ed O'Bannon
4.4p, 2.5r, 0.6a
Yinka Dare
1.6p, 2.5r, 0.1a
Lim PT  
 
 
 
Lloyd Daniels
4.5p, 2r, 1.2a
Xavier McDaniel
5p, 4.1r, 0.8a
Robert Werdann
1.5p, 1r, 0a

Houston Rockets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Matt Maloney
9.5p, 2r, 3.5a
Clyde Drexler
18.2p, 5.9r, 5.7a
Sam Mack
4.7p, 1.9r, 1.2a
Kevin Willis
9.1p, 6.7r, 0.7a
Hakeem Olajuwon
24p, 9.4r, 2.8a
Rotation  
 
Randy Livingston
3.8p, 1.5r, 2.4a
 
 
Othella Harrington
4.3p, 2.8r, 0.3a
 
 
Lim PT Brent Price
2.1p, 0.8r, 1.4a
 
 
 
 
Matt Bullard
4.1p, 1.4r, 0.8a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
Charles A. Jones
0.4p, 0.6r, 0a
 
 

New Jersey Nets Leaders

MPG Kendall Gill 38.7
FG% Kendall Gill .448
3P% Kerry Kittles .351
FT% Evric Gray 1.000
ORPG Jayson Williams 6.7
DRPG Jayson Williams 8.6
RPG Jayson Williams 15.3
SPG Kerry Kittles 2.2
APG Robert Pack 9.6
BPG Shawn Bradley 4.2
PPG Kendall Gill 21.6

Houston Rockets Leaders

MPG Charles Barkley 40.4
FG% Othella Harrington .577
3P% Randy Livingston .500
FT% Brent Price 1.000
ORPG Charles Barkley 4.1
DRPG Charles Barkley 10.7
RPG Charles Barkley 14.8
SPG Clyde Drexler 2.0
APG Clyde Drexler 5.7
BPG Hakeem Olajuwon 2.2
PPG Hakeem Olajuwon 24.0

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