Houston 112, New Jersey 117

January 21, 1998

Regular Season

Izod Center (East Rutherford, New Jersey)

Attendance: 17,328

Officials: Derek Richardson, Bernie Fryer, Bruce Alexander

Team Rebounds: Houston (6) New Jersey (10)

Technicals: Houston (0) New Jersey (0)

  1 2 3 4 OT Final
HOU (18-19) 36 14 31 23 8 112
NJN (23-17) 28 30 23 23 13 117

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
HOU 100 112.5 117.5
NJN 100 117.5 112.5

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
HOU .551 0.131 0.220 0.170
NJN .505 0.141 0.392 0.247

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 42:00 5-10 0-2 2-3 20.1 1.0 11 12 7 3 1 2 1 12
22 Clyde Drexler Starter SG 43:00 12-26 1-6 3-4 12.8 2.0 5 7 6 4 1 0 5 28
12 Matt Maloney Starter PG 41:00 6-13 3-8 3-3 7.1 0.0 0 0 1 2 2 0 2 18
1 Rodrick Rhodes Starter SF 31:00 7-10 0-0 2-4 13.2 1.0 1 2 6 5 2 0 1 16
43 Kevin Willis Starter C 40:00 8-12 1-1 3-3 22.6 4.0 9 13 3 4 1 1 1 20
50 Matt Bullard Bench PF 08:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.8 0.0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
15 Emanual Davis Bench SG 01:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
17 Mario Elie Bench SG 22:00 3-5 0-1 0-0 2.8 0.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 6
32 Othella Harrington Bench PF 16:00 1-5 0-0 0-0 -0.2 1.0 4 5 0 5 0 1 1 2
8 Eddie Johnson Bench SF 16:00 2-6 1-2 2-3 3.6 0.0 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 7
20 Brent Price Bench PG 05:00 1-1 1-1 0-1 0.4 0.0 0 0 1 1 0 0 2 3
  Team                   6         1  
        265 45-88 7-21 15-21 101.1 9 32 47 25 26 9 4 14 112
          51.1% 33.3% 71.4%                    

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 37:00 6-16 1-1 4-5 9.9 0.0 1 1 7 2 1 1 2 17
13 Kendall Gill Starter SF 37:00 4-10 1-2 8-11 13.1 2.0 7 9 3 5 1 0 1 17
30 Kerry Kittles Starter SG 37:00 3-13 1-3 3-4 0.0 2.0 3 5 1 4 1 0 3 10
44 Keith Van Horn Starter PF 46:00 8-17 1-4 2-2 14.0 1.0 4 5 5 1 1 2 3 19
55 Jayson Williams Starter C 47:00 11-16 0-1 3-6 25.0 12.0 7 19 1 4 1 0 3 25
2 David Benoit Bench PF 15:00 6-8 2-3 0-0 9.8 1.0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 14
45 Michael Cage Bench PF 06:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 3.2 1.0 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
11 Sherman Douglas Bench PG 25:00 5-9 0-0 1-3 10.4 1.0 1 2 7 1 1 0 2 11
12 Lucious Harris Bench SG 15:00 1-4 0-0 2-2 3.8 0.0 4 4 0 1 1 0 0 4
  Team                   10            
        265 44-93 6-14 23-33 111.1 20 31 61 24 18 7 3 14 117
          47.3% 42.9% 69.7%                    

Houston Rockets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Matt Maloney
7.9p, 1.7r, 2.2a
Clyde Drexler
19.3p, 4.9r, 5.7a
Rodrick Rhodes
6.6p, 1.5r, 2.2a
Charles Barkley
16.5p, 13.1r, 3.8a
Kevin Willis
18.8p, 9.2r, 1.3a
Rotation  
 
Mario Elie
8.9p, 2.1r, 2.6a
Eddie Johnson
8.4p, 1.9r, 0.9a
Othella Harrington
5p, 4r, 0.4a
 
 
Lim PT Brent Price
5.6p, 1.9r, 3a
Emanual Davis
4.5p, 1.1r, 1.6a
 
 
Matt Bullard
6.7p, 2.3r, 0.8a
 
 

New Jersey Nets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Sam Cassell
19.4p, 2.8r, 8a
Kerry Kittles
15.9p, 4.5r, 2.4a
Kendall Gill
15.3p, 5.1r, 2.7a
Keith Van Horn
19.9p, 6.2r, 1.2a
Jayson Williams
13.1p, 14.1r, 0.8a
Rotation Sherman Douglas
10.7p, 1.9r, 4.9a
Lucious Harris
4.9p, 1.6r, 0.8a
 
 
David Benoit
5.2p, 2.8r, 0.3a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
Michael Cage
1.1p, 3.7r, 0.4a
 
 

Houston Rockets Leaders

MPG Charles Barkley 35.8
FG% Charles A. Jones .833
3P% Matt Bullard .414
FT% Joe Stephens 1.000
ORPG Charles Barkley 4.4
DRPG Charles Barkley 8.7
RPG Charles Barkley 13.1
SPG Hakeem Olajuwon 2.2
APG Clyde Drexler 5.7
BPG Hakeem Olajuwon 2.8
PPG Clyde Drexler 19.3

New Jersey Nets Leaders

MPG Keith Van Horn 40.1
FG% Sherman Douglas .518
3P% Lucious Harris .429
FT% Kevin Edwards .867
ORPG Jayson Williams 7.2
DRPG Jayson Williams 6.8
RPG Jayson Williams 14.1
SPG Kendall Gill 2.0
APG Sam Cassell 8.0
BPG Jayson Williams 1.0
PPG Keith Van Horn 19.9

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