New Jersey 86, Chicago 99

November 8, 1997

Regular Season

United Center (Chicago, Illinois)

Attendance: 23,898

Officials: Leroy Richardson, Ted Bernhardt, Ronnie Nunn

Team Rebounds: New Jersey (11) Chicago (11)

Technicals: New Jersey (0) Chicago (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
NJN (4-1) 24 17 25 20 86
CHI (4-2) 26 28 20 25 99

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
NJN 88 97.3 112.0
CHI 88 112.0 97.3

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
NJN .410 0.170 0.333 0.375
CHI .519 0.215 0.354 0.247

New Jersey Nets

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
10 Sam Cassell Starter PG 40:00 7-15 0-0 5-6 9.5 1.0 0 1 7 4 4 0 6 19
21 Kevin Edwards Starter SG 25:00 3-5 1-1 0-0 8.5 0.0 1 1 3 1 2 0 0 7
15 Chris Gatling Starter PF 40:00 5-17 0-0 5-8 6.8 3.0 6 9 1 2 1 1 2 15
13 Kendall Gill Starter SF 36:00 3-12 0-0 11-12 6.8 1.0 5 6 2 5 2 0 3 17
55 Jayson Williams Starter C 30:00 4-8 0-0 4-5 2.6 1.0 0 1 0 3 1 0 2 12
2 David Benoit Bench SF 29:00 3-7 0-1 2-2 7.2 1.0 3 4 0 2 3 0 0 8
45 Michael Cage Bench PF 13:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 2.8 1.0 3 4 0 1 0 0 0 0
11 Sherman Douglas Bench PG 27:00 4-8 0-0 0-0 2.5 1.0 0 1 3 3 0 0 2 8
  Team                   11         1  
        240 29-72 1-2 27-33 74.6 9 18 38 16 21 13 1 16 86
          40.3% 50.0% 81.8%                    

Chicago Bulls

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
1 Randy Brown Starter PG 19:00 3-6 0-0 1-1 4.1 2.0 0 2 3 4 0 0 1 7
9 Ron Harper Starter SF 31:00 5-10 0-0 4-6 8.8 1.0 2 3 2 2 2 0 1 14
23 Michael Jordan Starter SG 33:00 5-13 0-1 5-8 6.8 1.0 4 5 2 3 2 0 2 15
13 Luc Longley Starter C 13:00 2-5 0-0 0-2 0.2 2.0 3 5 2 5 0 1 4 4
91 Dennis Rodman Starter PF 34:00 3-5 0-0 1-2 15.5 6.0 6 12 4 3 2 1 3 7
22 Keith Booth Bench SF 02:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 1.0 0.0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
30 Jud Buechler Bench SF 02:00 2-2 0-0 0-0 3.0 0.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 4
24 Scott Burrell Bench SG 18:00 3-5 0-0 0-0 3.8 1.0 2 3 2 2 1 0 3 6
35 Jason Caffey Bench PF 07:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 -0.2 0.0 1 1 1 2 0 0 1 0
25 Steve Kerr Bench SG 32:00 8-13 4-6 1-1 17.1 1.0 5 6 3 3 1 0 1 21
53 Joe Kleine Bench C 22:00 2-7 0-0 0-0 5.0 1.0 3 4 3 0 1 0 1 4
7 Toni Kukoc Bench SF 27:00 5-11 0-1 7-8 17.0 2.0 5 7 7 3 1 1 2 17
  Team                   11            
        240 38-77 4-8 19-28 114.0 17 31 59 30 28 11 3 19 99
          49.4% 50.0% 67.9%                    

New Jersey Nets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Sam Cassell
21.4p, 2r, 8.4a
Kevin Edwards
7.4p, 1.8r, 1.8a
Kendall Gill
17.2p, 5.4r, 1.8a
Chris Gatling
19p, 8.6r, 0.8a
Jayson Williams
14.6p, 11.8r, 0.4a
Rotation Sherman Douglas
7.4p, 2.8r, 5.4a
 
 
David Benoit
7.6p, 2.4r, 0a
Michael Cage
2.8p, 4.2r, 0.4a
 
 

Chicago Bulls Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Randy Brown
3.8p, 1.3r, 2.3a
Michael Jordan
24.3p, 9.5r, 3.7a
Ron Harper
8.5p, 3.3r, 3.7a
Dennis Rodman
4.7p, 11r, 2.2a
Luc Longley
9.7p, 7r, 1.7a
Rotation  
 
Steve Kerr
9.7p, 2r, 2.3a
Toni Kukoc
12p, 3.8r, 3a
 
 
Joe Kleine
2.8p, 1.7r, 1a
Rotation  
 
Scott Burrell
4.8p, 2.2r, 1.2a
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
Jud Buechler
4.3p, 0.7r, 1a
Jason Caffey
5.5p, 3.5r, 1.5a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
Keith Booth
0p, 0r, 1a
 
 
 
 

New Jersey Nets Leaders

MPG Sam Cassell 37.8
FG% Michael Cage .500
3P% David Benoit .375
FT% David Benoit 1.000
ORPG Jayson Williams 7.2
DRPG Chris Gatling 5.6
RPG Jayson Williams 11.8
SPG Kendall Gill 2.4
APG Sam Cassell 8.4
BPG Kendall Gill 1.6
PPG Sam Cassell 21.4

Chicago Bulls Leaders

MPG Michael Jordan 38.0
FG% Jud Buechler .688
3P% Steve Kerr .588
FT% Steve Kerr 1.000
ORPG Dennis Rodman 4.3
DRPG Michael Jordan 7.5
RPG Dennis Rodman 11.0
SPG Michael Jordan 2.0
APG Ron Harper 3.7
BPG Luc Longley 1.7
PPG Michael Jordan 24.3

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