New Jersey 84, Detroit 98

February 21, 1997

Regular Season

The Palace of Auburn Hills (Auburn Hills, Michigan)

Attendance: 21,454

Officials: Gary Benson, Bruce Alexander, Ed Middleton

Team Rebounds: New Jersey (5) Detroit (4)

Technicals: New Jersey (0) Detroit (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
NJN (15-38) 20 15 19 30 84
DET (39-13) 19 26 22 31 98

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
NJN 86 97.7 114.0
DET 86 114.0 97.7

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
NJN .423 0.163 0.237 0.338
DET .562 0.128 0.135 0.219

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 SG 41:00 3-14 0-2 5-6 4.2 1.0 6 7 3 3 0 0 1 11
22 Jim Jackson Starter SF 42:00 7-11 1-3 8-8 19.5 2.0 7 9 5 1 1 0 5 23
30 Kerry Kittles Starter PG 37:00 4-11 0-4 0-0 6.8 0.0 6 6 2 1 2 1 2 8
00 Eric Montross Starter C 28:00 0-4 0-0 1-2 0.5 2.0 3 5 0 2 0 1 1 1
55 Jayson Williams Starter PF 32:00 6-11 0-0 0-0 3.0 1.0 1 2 0 3 0 0 1 12
21 Kevin Edwards Bench PG 24:00 3-6 1-1 1-1 5.9 0.0 1 1 3 2 1 0 1 8
15 Chris Gatling Bench PF 32:00 6-14 0-0 9-10 11.5 3.0 5 8 3 4 0 0 3 21
54 Jack Haley Bench C 02:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.5 0.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0
34 Xavier McDaniel Bench PF 02:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 1.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
  Team                   5            
        240 29-71 2-10 24-27 76.9 9 29 43 16 17 6 2 14 84
          40.8% 20.0% 88.9%                    

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 29:00 5-12 3-7 2-2 10.5 1.0 3 4 3 0 1 0 2 15
33 Grant Hill Starter SF 42:00 9-14 0-0 1-2 24.5 0.0 9 9 13 0 1 0 4 19
10 Lindsey Hunter Starter PG 31:00 5-10 4-7 2-2 11.2 0.0 4 4 0 3 2 0 0 16
42 Theo Ratliff Starter C 25:00 6-8 0-0 1-2 12.2 1.0 4 5 0 4 0 5 1 13
50 Otis Thorpe Starter PF 35:00 4-8 0-0 7-8 17.0 2.0 6 8 4 3 2 0 0 15
12 Michael Curry Bench SG 14:00 0-0 0-0 1-1 1.6 0.0 0 0 1 2 2 0 1 1
9 Litterial Green Bench PG 02:00 0-0 0-0 2-2 -0.2 0.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 2
43 Grant Long Bench PF 16:00 4-6 0-1 0-0 6.0 1.0 2 3 0 2 1 0 0 8
23 Aaron McKie Bench SG 24:00 1-5 0-1 0-0 3.0 0.0 3 3 2 1 0 1 0 2
6 Terry Mills Bench PF 18:00 2-9 1-6 0-0 1.5 0.0 1 1 2 3 1 1 0 5
52 Don Reid Bench PF 02:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 -1.0 0.0 0 0 1 2 0 0 1 0
13 Jerome Williams Bench PF 02:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 0.8 0.0 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 2
  Team                   4            
        240 37-73 8-22 16-19 95.1 5 32 41 27 22 10 7 11 98
          50.7% 36.4% 84.2%                    

New Jersey Nets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Kerry Kittles
16.1p, 4r, 3.4a
Kendall Gill
22p, 6.5r, 4a
Jim Jackson
15.5p, 5r, 3.4a
Jayson Williams
13.8p, 13.8r, 1.3a
Eric Montross
4p, 5.1r, 0.7a
Rotation Kevin Edwards
10.1p, 2.4r, 2.4a
 
 
 
 
Chris Gatling
19p, 8r, 0.6a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
Xavier McDaniel
4.8p, 4r, 0.8a
Jack Haley
2.8p, 1.2r, 0.8a

Detroit Pistons Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Lindsey Hunter
14.5p, 3.1r, 1.8a
Joe Dumars
14.5p, 2.6r, 4a
Grant Hill
21.6p, 8.7r, 6.9a
Otis Thorpe
12.9p, 8r, 1.7a
Theo Ratliff
5.2p, 3.3r, 0.1a
Rotation  
 
Aaron McKie
4.3p, 2.3r, 2a
 
 
Terry Mills
11p, 4.8r, 1.3a
 
 
Rotation  
 
Michael Curry
4.2p, 1.6r, 0.6a
 
 
Grant Long
5.9p, 4.5r, 0.8a
 
 
Lim PT Litterial Green
2.5p, 0.7r, 1.4a
 
 
 
 
Don Reid
2.8p, 2r, 0.4a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
Jerome Williams
0.9p, 0.8r, 0.2a
 
 

New Jersey Nets Leaders

MPG Kendall Gill 39.6
FG% Sam Cassell .533
3P% Sam Cassell .500
FT% Evric Gray 1.000
ORPG Jayson Williams 6.0
DRPG Jayson Williams 7.8
RPG Jayson Williams 13.8
SPG Kerry Kittles 2.0
APG Robert Pack 9.6
BPG Shawn Bradley 4.0
PPG Kendall Gill 22.0

Detroit Pistons Leaders

MPG Grant Hill 39.1
FG% Theo Ratliff .541
3P% Randolph Childress .667
FT% Kenny Smith 1.000
ORPG Otis Thorpe 3.1
DRPG Grant Hill 7.0
RPG Grant Hill 8.7
SPG Grant Hill 1.8
APG Grant Hill 6.9
BPG Theo Ratliff 1.3
PPG Grant Hill 21.6

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