Denver 83, Cleveland 102

December 10, 1997

Regular Season

Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse (Cleveland, Ohio)

Attendance: 15,353

Officials: Dick Bavetta, Ted Bernhardt, Woody Mayfield

Team Rebounds: Denver (10) Cleveland (12)

Technicals: Denver (0) Cleveland (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
DEN (2-17) 16 22 22 23 83
CLE (13-6) 28 22 25 27 102

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
DEN 90 92.1 113.2
CLE 90 113.2 92.1

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
DEN .432 0.222 0.293 0.257
CLE .488 0.133 0.297 0.300

Denver Nuggets

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
4 Tony Battie Starter C 26:00 3-11 0-0 2-2 3.2 3.0 3 6 1 6 1 2 2 8
20 LaPhonso Ellis Starter SF 28:00 7-16 0-2 0-0 4.5 2.0 4 6 1 1 0 1 4 14
21 Dean Garrett Starter PF 25:00 1-2 0-0 2-2 6.8 0.0 2 2 2 1 0 3 1 4
13 Bobby Jackson Starter PG 36:00 4-11 0-3 2-2 14.5 3.0 10 13 6 2 2 0 4 10
14 Eric Washington Starter SG 36:00 6-14 3-7 4-6 5.2 1.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 19
15 Danny Fortson Bench SF 27:00 3-6 0-0 4-6 4.8 1.0 6 7 0 2 0 0 3 10
1 Kiwane Garris Bench SG 04:00 2-2 1-1 0-0 4.5 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 5
5 Anthony Goldwire Bench PG 15:00 1-3 0-1 0-0 0.8 0.0 0 0 1 2 1 0 0 2
30 Priest Lauderdale Bench C 16:00 2-4 0-0 0-0 0.2 2.0 1 3 3 5 0 0 4 4
22 Johnny Newman Bench SF 27:00 1-5 0-0 5-6 3.8 0.0 3 3 3 5 0 0 0 7
  Team                   10         1  
        240 30-74 4-14 19-24 74.2 12 29 51 17 24 4 7 21 83
          40.5% 28.6% 79.2%                    

Cleveland Cavaliers

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
45 Cedric Henderson Starter SF 36:00 2-9 0-0 5-6 1.2 1.0 1 2 3 3 0 0 2 9
11 Zydrunas Ilgauskas Starter C 22:00 4-9 0-0 4-6 7.5 3.0 4 7 0 3 1 0 1 12
4 Shawn Kemp Starter PF 37:00 7-14 0-0 3-5 20.1 2.0 10 12 4 4 3 2 1 17
12 Brevin Knight Starter PG 27:00 4-6 0-0 2-2 14.8 1.0 2 3 7 3 3 0 1 10
1 Wesley Person Starter SG 40:00 7-14 3-5 1-2 15.8 1.0 2 3 6 1 1 0 0 18
23 Derek Anderson Bench SG 24:00 2-5 1-1 2-2 8.5 0.0 4 4 6 0 0 0 3 7
35 Danny Ferry Bench SF 24:00 3-8 0-2 1-1 3.9 0.0 1 1 2 1 2 0 1 7
32 Henry James Bench PF 15:00 5-8 2-5 2-2 8.0 1.0 1 2 0 0 1 0 2 14
52 Vitaly Potapenko Bench C 13:00 1-5 0-0 3-4 2.0 2.0 1 3 0 1 0 1 1 5
44 Shawnelle Scott Bench C 02:00 1-2 0-0 1-1 0.6 0.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3
  Team                   12            
        240 36-80 6-13 24-31 100.4 11 26 49 28 17 11 3 12 102
          45.0% 46.2% 77.4%                    

Denver Nuggets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Bobby Jackson
13.5p, 5.9r, 5.3a
Eric Washington
8.7p, 1.6r, 0.7a
LaPhonso Ellis
11.1p, 5.2r, 3.2a
Dean Garrett
8.3p, 10.3r, 1.1a
Tony Battie
10.7p, 6.8r, 1.2a
Rotation Anthony Goldwire
4.9p, 1.3r, 2.4a
 
 
Danny Fortson
11.1p, 6.6r, 0.9a
 
 
Priest Lauderdale
4.9p, 2.8r, 0.6a
Rotation  
 
 
 
Johnny Newman
13.6p, 1.6r, 1.7a
 
 
 
 
Lim PT  
 
Kiwane Garris
2.5p, 0.5r, 0a
 
 
 
 
 
 

Cleveland Cavaliers Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Brevin Knight
9.3p, 3.3r, 8.2a
Wesley Person
18.8p, 4.7r, 3.2a
Cedric Henderson
8.6p, 3.1r, 1.7a
Shawn Kemp
17.9p, 9.9r, 1.6a
Zydrunas Ilgauskas
10.6p, 8.2r, 0.3a
Rotation  
 
Derek Anderson
9.6p, 3.5r, 3.8a
Danny Ferry
6p, 2.1r, 0.8a
Henry James
3.2p, 0.2r, 0.1a
Vitaly Potapenko
7.7p, 4.7r, 0.5a
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Shawnelle Scott
1.5p, 1.6r, 0.1a

Denver Nuggets Leaders

MPG Eric Williams 36.2
FG% Kiwane Garris 1.000
3P% Kiwane Garris 1.000
FT% George Zidek 1.000
ORPG Dean Garrett 3.6
DRPG Dean Garrett 6.6
RPG Dean Garrett 10.3
SPG Bryant Stith 1.4
APG Bobby Jackson 5.3
BPG Dean Garrett 1.7
PPG Eric Williams 19.8

Cleveland Cavaliers Leaders

MPG Wesley Person 38.7
FG% Shawnelle Scott .667
3P% Henry James .444
FT% Greg Graham 1.000
ORPG Zydrunas Ilgauskas 3.9
DRPG Shawn Kemp 7.1
RPG Shawn Kemp 9.9
SPG Brevin Knight 3.2
APG Brevin Knight 8.2
BPG Shawn Kemp 1.6
PPG Wesley Person 18.8

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