Chicago 85, Boston 92

October 31, 1997

Regular Season

TD Garden (Boston, Massachusetts)

Attendance: 18,624

Officials: Steve Javie, David Jones, Gary Benson

Team Rebounds: Chicago (12) Boston (8)

Technicals: Chicago (0) Boston (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
CHI (0-1) 32 11 15 27 85
BOS (1-0) 12 22 34 24 92

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
CHI 93 91.2 98.7
BOS 93 98.7 91.2

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
CHI .424 0.215 0.390 0.228
BOS .450 0.247 0.423 0.122

Chicago Bulls

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
35 Jason Caffey Starter PF 27:00 6-13 0-0 1-4 9.2 4.0 4 8 2 3 2 0 2 13
9 Ron Harper Starter PG 27:00 0-3 0-2 1-2 6.0 1.0 2 3 4 1 4 0 2 1
23 Michael Jordan Starter SG 42:00 7-23 0-0 16-21 12.6 1.0 5 6 4 2 2 1 3 30
7 Toni Kukoc Starter SF 36:00 6-13 0-4 0-0 7.0 3.0 1 4 2 4 3 1 3 12
13 Luc Longley Starter C 21:00 4-6 0-0 0-2 2.8 3.0 2 5 0 5 0 2 4 8
1 Randy Brown Bench PG 14:00 1-6 0-0 0-0 -0.2 0.0 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2
30 Jud Buechler Bench SF 10:00 1-2 0-0 0-0 0.5 0.0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 2
24 Scott Burrell Bench SF 12:00 1-2 0-1 0-0 3.0 1.0 2 3 1 2 0 1 1 2
25 Steve Kerr Bench SG 25:00 2-3 1-1 0-0 3.8 0.0 2 2 1 1 0 0 1 5
53 Joe Kleine Bench C 01:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 -1.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
91 Dennis Rodman Bench PF 24:00 5-8 0-0 0-0 9.0 3.0 6 9 0 1 0 0 2 10
34 Bill Wennington Bench C 01:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Team                   12         1  
        240 33-79 1-8 18-29 80.6 16 25 53 16 22 12 6 21 85
          41.8% 12.5% 62.1%                    

Boston Celtics

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
13 Dana Barros Starter PG 31:00 2-7 2-5 0-0 6.5 1.0 5 6 3 0 0 0 2 6
40 Travis Knight Starter C 34:00 3-7 0-1 2-2 11.2 4.0 9 13 2 3 0 2 4 8
0 Walter McCarty Starter PF 20:00 4-12 0-1 1-1 4.6 4.0 2 6 3 5 1 1 3 9
5 Ron Mercer Starter SG 30:00 5-10 0-0 1-3 6.9 3.0 2 5 1 2 0 0 0 11
88 Antoine Walker Starter PF 40:00 13-26 2-6 3-5 15.9 3.0 5 8 2 5 5 2 7 31
4 Chauncey Billups Bench PG 17:00 6-12 1-4 2-2 8.8 2.0 0 2 4 3 2 0 3 15
12 Bruce Bowen Bench SF 27:00 3-8 0-0 2-2 5.8 2.0 4 6 1 3 0 0 0 8
7 Dee Brown Bench PG 19:00 1-5 0-1 0-0 -3.8 0.0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 2
45 Andrew DeClercq Bench C 13:00 1-2 0-0 0-0 2.8 2.0 1 3 2 5 1 0 1 2
29 Pervis Ellison Bench C 04:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 -0.8 0.0 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 0
55 John Thomas Bench PF 05:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0.5 1.0 1 2 0 1 1 0 1 0
  Team                   8         1  
        240 38-90 5-18 11-15 94.4 22 30 60 18 30 10 5 24 92
          42.2% 27.8% 73.3%                    

Chicago Bulls Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Ron Harper
1p, 3r, 4a
Michael Jordan
30p, 6r, 4a
Toni Kukoc
12p, 4r, 2a
Jason Caffey
13p, 8r, 2a
Luc Longley
8p, 5r, 0a
Rotation Randy Brown
2p, 1r, 1a
Steve Kerr
5p, 2r, 1a
Scott Burrell
2p, 3r, 1a
Dennis Rodman
10p, 9r, 0a
 
 
Rotation  
 
 
 
Jud Buechler
2p, 0r, 1a
 
 
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Bill Wennington
0p, 0r, 0a
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Joe Kleine
0p, 0r, 0a

Boston Celtics Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Dana Barros
6p, 6r, 3a
Ron Mercer
11p, 5r, 1a
Walter McCarty
9p, 6r, 3a
Antoine Walker
31p, 8r, 2a
Travis Knight
8p, 13r, 2a
Rotation Dee Brown
2p, 0r, 0a
 
 
Bruce Bowen
8p, 6r, 1a
 
 
Andrew DeClercq
2p, 3r, 2a
Rotation Chauncey Billups
15p, 2r, 4a
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
John Thomas
0p, 2r, 0a
Pervis Ellison
0p, 1r, 0a

Chicago Bulls Leaders

MPG Michael Jordan 42.0
FG% Steve Kerr .667
3P% Steve Kerr 1.000
FT% Michael Jordan .762
ORPG Jason Caffey 4.0
DRPG Dennis Rodman 6.0
RPG Dennis Rodman 9.0
SPG Ron Harper 4.0
APG Michael Jordan 4.0
BPG Luc Longley 2.0
PPG Michael Jordan 30.0

Boston Celtics Leaders

MPG Antoine Walker 40.0
FG% Chauncey Billups .500
3P% Dana Barros .400
FT% Chauncey Billups 1.000
ORPG Travis Knight 4.0
DRPG Travis Knight 9.0
RPG Travis Knight 13.0
SPG Antoine Walker 5.0
APG Chauncey Billups 4.0
BPG Antoine Walker 2.0
PPG Antoine Walker 31.0

Today's Games

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New York Knicks 97

Denver Nuggets 96
San Antonio Spurs 107

Detroit Pistons 92
Washington Wizards 79

Houston Rockets 94
Cleveland Cavaliers 86

Los Angeles Lakers 104
Utah Jazz 87

Miami Heat 114
Toronto Raptors 101

Minnesota Timberwolves 129
Golden State Warriors 113

New Jersey Nets 97
Indiana Pacers 95

Orlando Magic 99
Atlanta Hawks 105

Philadelphia Sixers 88
Milwaukee Bucks 103

Phoenix Suns 110
Los Angeles Clippers 100

Portland Trail Blazers 83
Seattle SuperSonics 91

Vancouver Grizzlies 88
Dallas Mavericks 90