Detroit 94, New York 86

November 2, 1997

Regular Season

Madison Square Garden (Manhattan, New York)

Attendance: 19,763

Officials: Steve Javie, Ron Olesiak, Gary Benson

Team Rebounds: Detroit (9) New York (13)

Technicals: Detroit (0) New York (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
DET (2-0) 15 19 24 36 94
NYK (1-1) 22 15 26 23 86

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
DET 84 112.2 102.7
NYK 84 102.7 112.2

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
DET .464 0.107 0.321 0.414
NYK .466 0.227 0.311 0.230

Detroit Pistons

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
33 Grant Hill Starter SF 41:00 9-16 1-1 15-18 27.2 1.0 8 9 5 2 3 0 2 34
10 Lindsey Hunter Starter PG 47:00 7-12 1-1 8-11 18.6 3.0 3 6 2 1 5 0 3 23
43 Grant Long Starter PF 28:00 1-3 0-0 0-0 2.2 0.0 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 2
14 Malik Sealy Starter SG 39:00 4-11 0-0 3-3 3.6 0.0 0 0 4 4 1 0 1 11
8 Bison Dele Starter C 33:00 4-14 0-0 2-2 -0.2 0.0 2 2 2 5 2 0 2 10
44 Rick Mahorn Bench C 13:00 1-4 0-0 1-2 2.8 2.0 2 4 0 4 1 1 0 3
23 Aaron McKie Bench SG 28:00 5-10 1-1 0-0 7.5 3.0 0 3 1 4 2 0 0 11
42 Theo Ratliff Bench C 06:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.2 0.0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
52 Don Reid Bench PF 01:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
13 Jerome Williams Bench PF 04:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 -0.2 0.0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0
  Team                   9         0  
        240 31-70 3-3 29-36 75.8 9 19 37 14 21 14 2 9 94
          44.3% 100.0% 80.6%                    

New York Knicks

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
33 Patrick Ewing Starter C 36:00 4-11 0-0 8-12 15.8 5.0 8 13 2 3 1 5 5 16
20 Allan Houston Starter SG 34:00 4-11 1-3 2-2 3.2 1.0 3 4 0 4 1 1 2 11
2 Larry Johnson Starter SF 36:00 7-18 0-7 2-2 5.8 2.0 2 4 3 3 1 0 2 16
34 Charles Oakley Starter PF 29:00 6-10 0-0 2-2 11.2 2.0 8 10 0 3 0 0 1 14
21 Charlie Ward Starter PG 21:00 2-5 2-3 0-0 6.5 0.0 3 3 8 4 0 0 4 6
1 Chris Childs Bench SG 27:00 3-3 1-1 1-2 6.5 0.0 2 2 4 4 0 0 2 8
14 Chris Dudley Bench C 12:00 0-2 0-0 0-2 -0.5 1.0 1 2 1 2 0 1 1 0
42 Chris Mills Bench SF 16:00 2-4 0-1 0-0 2.5 1.0 2 3 0 2 0 0 0 4
3 John Starks Bench SG 21:00 4-9 1-3 2-2 2.8 1.0 1 2 0 3 0 0 1 11
52 Buck Williams Bench PF 08:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 2.0 1.0 1 2 0 0 0 2 1 0
  Team                   13         2  
        240 32-74 5-18 17-24 75.8 14 31 58 18 28 3 9 21 86
          43.2% 27.8% 70.8%                    

Detroit Pistons Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Lindsey Hunter
23p, 7.5r, 1.5a
Malik Sealy
7.5p, 3r, 2a
Grant Hill
29.5p, 10.5r, 6.5a
Grant Long
7.5p, 3r, 0a
Bison Dele
9.5p, 3.5r, 1a
Rotation  
 
Aaron McKie
6.5p, 4r, 0.5a
 
 
 
 
Rick Mahorn
3p, 4r, 0a
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
Jerome Williams
1p, 1.5r, 0a
Theo Ratliff
5.5p, 4.5r, 0a
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
Don Reid
0p, 0r, 0a
 
 

New York Knicks Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Charlie Ward
4p, 3r, 8a
Allan Houston
9p, 3.5r, 2.5a
Larry Johnson
19p, 5r, 2a
Charles Oakley
9p, 9r, 1a
Patrick Ewing
19.5p, 9r, 1a
Rotation  
 
Chris Childs
7.5p, 1.5r, 4.5a
Chris Mills
5p, 4r, 0.5a
 
 
Chris Dudley
2p, 2r, 0.5a
Rotation  
 
John Starks
15.5p, 2.5r, 2.5a
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
Buck Williams
1p, 1.5r, 0a
 
 

Detroit Pistons Leaders

MPG Lindsey Hunter 43.5
FG% Theo Ratliff .800
3P% Grant Hill 1.000
FT% Malik Sealy 1.000
ORPG Theo Ratliff 2.5
DRPG Grant Hill 9.5
RPG Grant Hill 10.5
SPG Lindsey Hunter 4.0
APG Grant Hill 6.5
BPG Theo Ratliff 1.0
PPG Grant Hill 29.5

New York Knicks Leaders

MPG Patrick Ewing 35.0
FG% Charles Oakley .615
3P% Chris Childs .667
FT% Charles Oakley 1.000
ORPG Patrick Ewing 2.5
DRPG Charles Oakley 7.5
RPG Charles Oakley 9.0
SPG Allan Houston 1.0
APG Charlie Ward 8.0
BPG Patrick Ewing 4.5
PPG Patrick Ewing 19.5

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