New Jersey 81, Cleveland 95

January 3, 1998

Regular Season

Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse (Cleveland, Ohio)

Attendance: 15,899

Officials: Kevin Fehr, Steve Javie, Sean Corbin

Team Rebounds: New Jersey (10) Cleveland (9)

Technicals: New Jersey (0) Cleveland (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
NJN (17-14) 23 24 15 19 81
CLE (19-11) 28 18 23 26 95

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
NJN 91 88.6 103.9
CLE 91 103.9 88.6

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
NJN .413 0.186 0.250 0.253
CLE .524 0.208 0.279 0.110

New Jersey Nets

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
11 Sherman Douglas Starter PG 45:00 7-16 0-1 6-6 13.8 0.0 2 2 9 3 1 1 3 20
13 Kendall Gill Starter SF 39:00 8-13 1-2 4-4 17.2 2.0 4 6 2 3 3 1 2 21
30 Kerry Kittles Starter SG 44:00 6-16 0-2 3-4 11.8 1.0 3 4 6 0 4 0 3 15
44 Keith Van Horn Starter PF 45:00 5-16 0-4 5-6 3.8 2.0 4 6 1 2 0 1 3 15
55 Jayson Williams Starter C 21:00 2-6 0-0 0-0 4.8 2.0 5 7 0 3 1 2 2 4
2 David Benoit Bench PF 17:00 2-8 1-5 0-0 0.0 1.0 2 3 0 1 1 1 3 5
45 Michael Cage Bench PF 25:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.8 0.0 3 3 0 3 1 0 1 0
54 Jack Haley Bench C 02:00 0-0 0-0 1-2 0.2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
34 Xavier McDaniel Bench SF 02:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.8 0.0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Team                   10         2  
        240 30-75 2-14 19-22 75.0 8 24 42 18 15 11 6 19 81
          40.0% 14.3% 86.4%                    

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 38:00 8-14 0-0 1-2 6.8 0.0 2 2 4 1 1 1 6 17
11 Zydrunas Ilgauskas Starter C 26:00 4-11 0-0 0-0 9.5 4.0 9 13 0 2 0 2 2 8
4 Shawn Kemp Starter PF 35:00 10-14 0-0 1-3 19.9 2.0 8 10 2 3 1 5 4 21
12 Brevin Knight Starter PG 27:00 3-6 0-0 1-2 12.5 1.0 3 4 10 5 2 1 3 7
1 Wesley Person Starter SG 45:00 5-19 3-7 0-0 6.5 1.0 3 4 4 1 1 1 1 13
23 Derek Anderson Bench SG 30:00 6-9 0-1 6-7 20.6 2.0 4 6 7 2 1 1 1 18
2 Scott Brooks Bench PG 01:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
27 Tony Dumas Bench SF 05:00 1-2 1-1 0-0 1.0 0.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3
35 Danny Ferry Bench C 19:00 2-4 0-1 0-0 1.2 0.0 1 1 2 3 0 0 1 4
52 Vitaly Potapenko Bench C 14:00 2-3 0-0 0-0 4.5 2.0 1 3 1 2 1 0 1 4
  Team                   9         1  
        240 41-82 4-10 9-14 98.5 12 31 52 30 20 7 11 20 95
          50.0% 40.0% 64.3%                    

New Jersey Nets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Sherman Douglas
9.6p, 1.7r, 3.7a
Kerry Kittles
14.9p, 4.3r, 2.6a
Kendall Gill
15.5p, 5.1r, 3a
Keith Van Horn
21.1p, 6.6r, 0.8a
Jayson Williams
12.4p, 13.5r, 0.8a
Rotation  
 
 
 
 
 
Michael Cage
1.3p, 3.6r, 0.4a
 
 
Rotation  
 
 
 
 
 
David Benoit
5.3p, 2.4r, 0.3a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
Xavier McDaniel
1.3p, 1.6r, 0.5a
 
 
Jack Haley
0.9p, 0.8r, 0a

Cleveland Cavaliers Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Brevin Knight
9p, 3r, 8a
Wesley Person
16.2p, 4.6r, 2.9a
Cedric Henderson
8.8p, 3.3r, 1.8a
Shawn Kemp
17.9p, 9.3r, 1.7a
Zydrunas Ilgauskas
10.6p, 8.4r, 0.6a
Rotation  
 
Derek Anderson
12.2p, 3.5r, 3.8a
 
 
 
 
Danny Ferry
5.1p, 2.3r, 1a
Rotation  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Vitaly Potapenko
7.4p, 4.1r, 0.6a
Lim PT Scott Brooks
1.1p, 0.4r, 0.6a
 
 
Tony Dumas
3p, 0r, 0a
 
 
 
 

New Jersey Nets Leaders

MPG Keith Van Horn 39.6
FG% Sherman Douglas .502
3P% David Benoit .369
FT% Kevin Edwards .867
ORPG Jayson Williams 6.9
DRPG Jayson Williams 6.5
RPG Jayson Williams 13.5
SPG Kendall Gill 2.0
APG Sam Cassell 8.2
BPG Jayson Williams 1.0
PPG Keith Van Horn 21.1

Cleveland Cavaliers Leaders

MPG Wesley Person 39.4
FG% Greg Graham .583
3P% Tony Dumas 1.000
FT% Greg Graham 1.000
ORPG Zydrunas Ilgauskas 3.4
DRPG Shawn Kemp 6.9
RPG Shawn Kemp 9.3
SPG Brevin Knight 2.9
APG Brevin Knight 8.0
BPG Zydrunas Ilgauskas 1.7
PPG Shawn Kemp 17.9

Today's Games

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Indiana Pacers 89
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Los Angeles Clippers 97
Dallas Mavericks 88

Miami Heat 77
San Antonio Spurs 84

Milwaukee Bucks 99
Boston Celtics 106

Minnesota Timberwolves 109
Denver Nuggets 87

New York Knicks 88
Orlando Magic 84

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