Houston 98, Portland 89

November 28, 1997

Regular Season

Moda Center (Portland, Oregon)

Attendance: 21,174

Officials: Bennie Adams, Ron Garretson, Ed Middleton

Team Rebounds: Houston (9) Portland (7)

Technicals: Houston (0) Portland (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
HOU (7-5) 19 28 26 25 98
POR (10-5) 23 23 25 18 89

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
HOU 91 107.4 97.5
POR 91 97.5 107.4

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
HOU .458 0.110 0.282 0.250
POR .471 0.230 0.267 0.329

Houston Rockets

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
4 Charles Barkley Starter PF 39:00 3-11 0-1 1-2 6.0 3.0 10 13 1 3 3 0 5 7
22 Clyde Drexler Starter SF 35:00 9-20 2-7 4-5 13.4 1.0 3 4 4 4 2 0 1 24
17 Mario Elie Starter SG 26:00 0-5 0-3 6-8 3.0 2.0 1 3 3 2 1 0 2 6
12 Matt Maloney Starter PG 20:00 3-6 1-3 0-0 6.5 0.0 2 2 2 1 1 0 0 7
43 Kevin Willis Starter C 32:00 5-11 0-0 2-3 8.9 3.0 5 8 1 3 1 0 1 12
50 Matt Bullard Bench PF 21:00 3-6 1-3 0-0 4.2 0.0 3 3 0 3 1 0 0 7
32 Othella Harrington Bench PF 03:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 1.5 0.0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 2
8 Eddie Johnson Bench SF 23:00 6-12 2-3 7-8 15.8 0.0 3 3 4 1 2 0 1 21
20 Brent Price Bench PG 28:00 2-6 1-3 0-1 6.6 2.0 0 2 5 3 1 0 0 5
1 Rodrick Rhodes Bench SF 13:00 3-6 0-0 1-1 3.1 0.0 0 0 1 2 1 0 0 7
  Team                   9         1  
        240 35-84 7-23 21-28 89.0 11 28 48 21 23 13 0 11 98
          41.7% 30.4% 75.0%                    

Portland Trail Blazers

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
7 Kenny Anderson Starter PG 27:00 1-9 0-6 0-0 -5.2 0.0 0 0 4 3 0 0 3 2
44 Brian Grant Starter SF 35:00 5-7 0-0 5-6 18.0 2.0 8 10 4 1 1 0 2 15
34 J.R. Rider Starter SG 37:00 6-15 2-6 6-7 9.4 1.0 5 6 5 3 0 0 5 20
11 Arvydas Sabonis Starter C 31:00 3-10 0-3 4-6 13.5 2.0 11 13 5 2 1 1 3 10
30 Rasheed Wallace Starter PF 38:00 4-9 0-1 2-2 3.8 1.0 1 2 0 1 2 0 2 10
2 Stacey Augmon Bench SF 15:00 1-3 0-0 0-0 0.2 1.0 2 3 0 2 0 0 1 2
31 Kelvin Cato Bench C 08:00 4-4 0-0 2-2 6.0 2.0 1 3 0 4 0 0 1 10
33 Gary Trent Bench PF 23:00 6-7 0-0 2-4 12.5 3.0 5 8 0 5 1 1 1 14
21 Alvin Williams Bench SG 26:00 2-6 0-0 2-2 0.8 0.0 0 0 3 2 1 0 3 6
  Team                   7         1  
        240 32-70 2-16 23-29 96.9 12 33 52 21 23 6 2 22 89
          45.7% 12.5% 79.3%                    

Houston Rockets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Matt Maloney
8.2p, 1.5r, 2.1a
Mario Elie
8.8p, 1.4r, 3.1a
Clyde Drexler
19.9p, 5.7r, 5a
Charles Barkley
13.1p, 13r, 1.9a
Kevin Willis
15.1p, 8.8r, 1.3a
Rotation Brent Price
6.4p, 2.2r, 3.6a
 
 
Eddie Johnson
7.2p, 1.7r, 0.7a
Matt Bullard
4.7p, 1.7r, 0.5a
 
 
Rotation  
 
 
 
Rodrick Rhodes
5.1p, 1.1r, 2.8a
 
 
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
Othella Harrington
3.3p, 2.2r, 0.2a
 
 

Portland Trail Blazers Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Kenny Anderson
14.7p, 3r, 5.8a
J.R. Rider
21.8p, 5.7r, 3.4a
Brian Grant
12.7p, 9.9r, 1.7a
Rasheed Wallace
12.7p, 5r, 2.3a
Arvydas Sabonis
16.7p, 11.7r, 3.3a
Rotation  
 
Alvin Williams
3.9p, 0.9r, 1.9a
Stacey Augmon
6.6p, 3.7r, 1.2a
Gary Trent
11.2p, 5.2r, 0.8a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Kelvin Cato
3.1p, 3.8r, 0.4a

Houston Rockets Leaders

MPG Hakeem Olajuwon 35.8
FG% Kevin Willis .547
3P% Brent Price .417
FT% Matt Maloney .870
ORPG Charles Barkley 4.7
DRPG Charles Barkley 8.3
RPG Charles Barkley 13.0
SPG Hakeem Olajuwon 2.2
APG Clyde Drexler 5.0
BPG Hakeem Olajuwon 2.8
PPG Clyde Drexler 19.9

Portland Trail Blazers Leaders

MPG J.R. Rider 39.6
FG% Gary Trent .591
3P% Gary Trent 1.000
FT% John Crotty .958
ORPG Brian Grant 3.9
DRPG Arvydas Sabonis 9.3
RPG Arvydas Sabonis 11.7
SPG Kenny Anderson 1.5
APG Kenny Anderson 5.8
BPG Rasheed Wallace 1.4
PPG J.R. Rider 21.8

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