Atlanta 78, Phoenix 94

December 11, 1997

Regular Season

Talking Stick Resort Arena (Phoenix, Arizona)

Attendance: 19,023

Officials: Bill Spooner, Gary Benson, Ronnie Nunn

Team Rebounds: Atlanta (11) Phoenix (8)

Technicals: Atlanta (0) Phoenix (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
ATL (15-5) 13 22 22 21 78
PHX (13-5) 21 22 24 27 94

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
ATL 92 84.8 102.2
PHX 92 102.2 84.8

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
ATL .360 0.196 0.326 0.232
PHX .513 0.174 0.261 0.150

Atlanta Hawks

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
10 Mookie Blaylock Starter PG 35:00 3-14 1-5 2-2 4.2 0.0 2 2 5 4 4 0 2 9
33 Tyrone Corbin Starter SG 27:00 4-9 0-0 0-0 -0.2 2.0 2 4 1 2 0 0 5 8
32 Christian Laettner Starter PF 39:00 6-14 0-0 3-5 13.9 3.0 9 12 4 1 2 0 4 15
55 Dikembe Mutombo Starter C 29:00 2-8 0-0 4-4 5.0 1.0 6 7 0 4 0 2 1 8
8 Steve Smith Starter SF 36:00 5-15 0-2 6-7 8.6 3.0 2 5 2 2 3 1 3 16
0 Cadillac Anderson Bench PF 24:00 2-3 0-0 2-3 8.1 3.0 4 7 0 3 1 0 0 6
52 Chucky Brown Bench SF 20:00 3-9 0-0 0-0 1.8 1.0 4 5 0 3 2 0 2 6
4 Chris Crawford Bench SF 03:00 0-2 0-0 0-0 -0.5 0.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
7 Randy Livingston Bench SG 02:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 -0.8 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 Eldridge Recasner Bench SG 25:00 4-7 0-1 2-2 6.5 1.0 0 1 3 1 0 0 1 10
  Team                   11            
        240 29-82 1-8 19-23 76.6 14 29 54 15 20 13 3 18 78
          35.4% 12.5% 82.6%                    

Phoenix Suns

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
1 Cedric Ceballos Starter SG 23:00 7-10 1-2 2-5 7.6 0.0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 17
32 Jason Kidd Starter PG 37:00 2-12 0-3 0-0 7.2 1.0 5 6 11 1 1 0 4 4
21 George McCloud Starter SF 30:00 3-10 0-3 2-3 10.9 0.0 8 8 7 3 2 1 3 8
14 Antonio McDyess Starter PF 33:00 7-13 0-0 0-1 13.4 4.0 6 10 1 4 1 4 3 14
18 Hot Rod Williams Starter C 23:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 9.2 1.0 6 7 1 1 4 1 1 0
15 Danny Manning Bench C 28:00 5-10 0-0 5-6 14.8 2.0 6 8 3 2 1 1 1 15
20 Marko Milic Bench SF 02:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0
13 Steve Nash Bench PG 24:00 7-9 4-4 0-1 13.4 0.0 0 0 4 1 0 0 1 18
30 Cliff Robinson Bench C 26:00 6-12 0-0 1-1 8.6 3.0 2 5 2 5 1 1 1 13
4 Brooks Thompson Bench SG 02:00 1-1 1-1 0-0 2.2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
2 Mark Bryant Bench PF 12:00 0-2 0-0 2-4 -0.2 1.0 1 2 1 2 0 0 1 2
  Team                   8         1  
        240 38-80 6-13 12-21 103.1 12 34 54 32 21 10 8 17 94
          47.5% 46.2% 57.1%                    

Atlanta Hawks Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Mookie Blaylock
12.1p, 5.2r, 6.3a
Tyrone Corbin
10.2p, 4.7r, 2.3a
Steve Smith
19.2p, 4.6r, 3.8a
Christian Laettner
15.4p, 7.8r, 3.4a
Dikembe Mutombo
16.1p, 11.4r, 0.8a
Rotation  
 
Eldridge Recasner
5.2p, 2.1r, 1.2a
Chucky Brown
4.5p, 3.2r, 0.7a
Cadillac Anderson
2.2p, 2.3r, 0.1a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
Randy Livingston
1.1p, 0.1r, 0.4a
Chris Crawford
1.8p, 0.4r, 0.1a
 
 
 
 

Phoenix Suns Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Jason Kidd
11.1p, 6.1r, 9.6a
Cedric Ceballos
7.1p, 2.7r, 0.8a
George McCloud
8.9p, 4.9r, 2.4a
Antonio McDyess
12.8p, 6r, 0.8a
Hot Rod Williams
5.2p, 4.7r, 0.8a
Rotation Steve Nash
8.4p, 2.1r, 3.1a
 
 
 
 
Mark Bryant
4.1p, 3.6r, 0.7a
Danny Manning
15.8p, 6.5r, 1.8a
Rotation  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cliff Robinson
11.1p, 4.6r, 1.8a
Lim PT  
 
Brooks Thompson
3p, 0r, 0a
Marko Milic
3.4p, 0.4r, 0.6a
 
 
 
 

Atlanta Hawks Leaders

MPG Mookie Blaylock 41.7
FG% Alan Henderson .566
3P% Alan Henderson 1.000
FT% Eldridge Recasner 1.000
ORPG Dikembe Mutombo 3.3
DRPG Dikembe Mutombo 8.2
RPG Dikembe Mutombo 11.4
SPG Mookie Blaylock 2.0
APG Mookie Blaylock 6.3
BPG Dikembe Mutombo 3.3
PPG Steve Smith 19.2

Phoenix Suns Leaders

MPG Jason Kidd 39.4
FG% Brooks Thompson 1.000
3P% Brooks Thompson 1.000
FT% Horacio Llamas 1.000
ORPG Antonio McDyess 2.2
DRPG Danny Manning 5.1
RPG Danny Manning 6.5
SPG Jason Kidd 2.4
APG Jason Kidd 9.6
BPG Antonio McDyess 1.6
PPG Danny Manning 15.8

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