New Jersey 93, Boston 101

November 21, 1997

Regular Season

TD Garden (Boston, Massachusetts)

Attendance: 18,624

Officials: Dan Crawford, Leon Wood, Tom Washington

Team Rebounds: New Jersey (11) Boston (12)

Technicals: New Jersey (0) Boston (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
NJN (6-4) 21 26 15 31 93
BOS (6-6) 10 37 26 28 101

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
NJN 98 94.8 102.9
BOS 98 102.9 94.8

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
NJN .440 0.224 0.421 0.360
BOS .479 0.255 0.238 0.465

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 27:00 2-8 0-0 10-12 7.8 2.0 3 5 6 6 1 0 4 14
15 Chris Gatling Starter PF 38:00 7-16 0-1 8-12 8.5 2.0 6 8 0 5 0 2 3 22
13 Kendall Gill Starter SF 34:00 6-13 1-1 1-4 19.2 3.0 4 7 9 5 4 2 2 14
30 Kerry Kittles Starter SG 38:00 3-11 1-4 2-2 0.5 2.0 0 2 1 3 0 1 2 9
55 Jayson Williams Starter C 37:00 6-9 0-0 1-6 7.8 4.0 3 7 1 5 1 0 2 13
2 David Benoit Bench PF 06:00 1-4 0-0 0-1 0.6 1.0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 2
45 Michael Cage Bench PF 07:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.8 0.0 3 3 0 1 0 0 1 0
11 Sherman Douglas Bench PG 22:00 2-6 0-0 3-4 -1.8 1.0 1 2 2 3 1 0 6 7
21 Kevin Edwards Bench PG 22:00 4-6 0-0 2-2 5.5 0.0 1 1 1 2 1 0 1 10
34 Xavier McDaniel Bench PF 09:00 1-2 0-0 0-0 1.8 1.0 1 2 0 1 1 0 1 2
  Team                   11         2  
        240 32-75 2-6 27-43 84.6 16 22 49 20 31 10 5 24 93
          42.7% 33.3% 62.8%                    

Boston Celtics

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
4 Chauncey Billups Starter SG 18:00 2-7 0-2 2-2 0.0 0.0 0 0 3 4 1 0 2 6
7 Dee Brown Starter PG 26:00 2-4 2-2 0-0 4.0 0.0 0 0 2 2 1 0 1 6
40 Travis Knight Starter C 21:00 1-4 0-1 1-2 1.0 1.0 3 4 1 5 1 4 5 3
0 Walter McCarty Starter SF 23:00 1-6 0-0 3-4 -0.8 1.0 5 6 1 5 1 0 4 5
88 Antoine Walker Starter PF 36:00 9-15 2-4 4-4 19.5 1.0 11 12 5 2 1 0 6 24
13 Dana Barros Bench PG 11:00 3-4 2-3 0-0 5.0 0.0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 8
45 Andrew DeClercq Bench C 11:00 2-4 0-0 2-2 7.0 3.0 3 6 0 5 2 0 0 6
20 Tyus Edney Bench PG 19:00 3-5 0-0 6-7 6.6 0.0 2 2 2 1 0 0 2 12
29 Pervis Ellison Bench C 14:00 2-2 0-0 0-0 7.2 0.0 1 1 1 6 2 5 1 4
5 Ron Mercer Bench SG 22:00 3-11 0-1 5-5 4.4 2.0 2 4 1 4 1 0 0 11
9 Greg Minor Bench SF 29:00 2-8 0-0 8-9 9.1 2.0 4 6 2 1 1 1 2 12
55 John Thomas Bench PF 10:00 1-1 0-0 2-2 0.2 0.0 1 1 0 2 0 0 2 4
  Team                   12         1  
        240 31-71 6-13 33-37 93.4 10 32 54 19 39 11 10 26 101
          43.7% 46.2% 89.2%                    

New Jersey Nets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Sam Cassell
20.5p, 2.6r, 6.6a
Kerry Kittles
12.6p, 4r, 3a
Kendall Gill
15.2p, 5.1r, 2.9a
Chris Gatling
17.4p, 8.2r, 1.2a
Jayson Williams
14.3p, 13.9r, 0.7a
Rotation Kevin Edwards
7.8p, 1.7r, 1.7a
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Rotation Sherman Douglas
9.8p, 2.8r, 4.8a
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
Xavier McDaniel
1p, 2.2r, 0.2a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
Michael Cage
1.8p, 4.3r, 0.5a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
David Benoit
5.3p, 2r, 0a
 
 

Boston Celtics Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Dee Brown
7.9p, 1.4r, 1.3a
Chauncey Billups
9.8p, 1.7r, 4.2a
Walter McCarty
11.3p, 5.5r, 2.7a
Antoine Walker
20.6p, 10.3r, 3.9a
Travis Knight
9.8p, 7r, 2.1a
Rotation Tyus Edney
8.4p, 2r, 3.4a
Ron Mercer
12.3p, 3.7r, 2a
Greg Minor
7.5p, 1.7r, 1.2a
John Thomas
0.7p, 0.8r, 0a
Pervis Ellison
2.8p, 2.6r, 1a
Rotation Dana Barros
5.7p, 1.7r, 1.7a
 
 
 
 
 
 
Andrew DeClercq
3.4p, 3.2r, 0.7a

New Jersey Nets Leaders

MPG Jayson Williams 38.0
FG% Jack Haley 1.000
3P% Sherman Douglas .750
FT% Kevin Edwards .900
ORPG Jayson Williams 7.7
DRPG Jayson Williams 6.2
RPG Jayson Williams 13.9
SPG Kendall Gill 2.2
APG Sam Cassell 6.6
BPG Kendall Gill 1.1
PPG Sam Cassell 20.5

Boston Celtics Leaders

MPG Antoine Walker 36.7
FG% Pervis Ellison .714
3P% Bruce Bowen .800
FT% John Thomas 1.000
ORPG Antoine Walker 3.2
DRPG Antoine Walker 7.1
RPG Antoine Walker 10.3
SPG Antoine Walker 2.2
APG Chauncey Billups 4.2
BPG Travis Knight 1.6
PPG Antoine Walker 20.6

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