New Jersey 91, New York 94

March 3, 1998

Regular Season

Madison Square Garden (Manhattan, New York)

Attendance: 19,763

Officials: James Capers, Eddie Rush, Blaine Reichelt

Team Rebounds: New Jersey (9) New York (7)

Technicals: New Jersey (0) New York (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
NJN (33-27) 20 23 23 25 91
NYK (34-23) 23 27 20 24 94

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
NJN 86 106.2 109.7
NYK 86 109.7 106.2

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
NJN .453 0.117 0.270 0.324
NYK .463 0.128 0.289 0.250

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 39:00 7-16 0-0 5-5 13.9 0.0 3 3 10 5 2 0 3 19
13 Kendall Gill Starter SF 46:00 5-11 0-2 2-4 8.0 1.0 3 4 3 3 1 1 1 12
30 Kerry Kittles Starter SG 40:00 7-15 0-3 3-4 7.8 0.0 6 6 1 4 0 0 0 17
44 Keith Van Horn Starter PF 41:00 4-14 1-4 5-5 10.4 2.0 7 9 3 3 2 0 2 14
55 Jayson Williams Starter C 14:00 2-3 0-0 1-3 5.9 3.0 1 4 1 1 0 0 0 5
45 Michael Cage Bench PF 15:00 0-0 0-0 1-2 4.0 2.0 1 3 0 0 0 1 0 1
11 Sherman Douglas Bench PG 08:00 1-3 0-0 0-0 0.8 0.0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 2
11 Brian Evans Bench PF 02:00 0-1 0-1 0-0 -1.0 0.0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0
15 Chris Gatling Bench PF 26:00 6-10 0-0 5-9 12.4 2.0 5 7 1 3 3 0 2 17
12 Lucious Harris Bench SG 09:00 1-1 0-0 2-2 2.5 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
  Team                   9            
        240 33-74 1-10 24-34 80.5 10 27 46 21 19 8 2 10 91
          44.6% 10.0% 70.6%                    

New York Knicks

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
20 Allan Houston Starter SF 37:00 7-15 1-5 5-5 11.1 0.0 3 3 3 4 1 0 0 20
2 Larry Johnson Starter PF 39:00 10-14 0-0 3-3 15.1 2.0 5 7 1 4 1 0 2 23
42 Chris Mills Starter SG 29:00 4-10 0-1 1-2 8.5 2.0 7 9 1 3 0 1 0 9
34 Charles Oakley Starter C 38:00 5-11 0-0 3-4 14.0 7.0 9 16 2 4 1 0 4 13
21 Charlie Ward Starter PG 31:00 3-7 0-1 4-4 14.0 1.0 1 2 8 4 2 2 1 10
35 Terry Cummings Bench PF 19:00 2-4 0-0 2-2 4.2 1.0 2 3 2 3 0 1 2 6
3 John Starks Bench SG 30:00 2-15 2-7 2-2 -0.8 0.0 5 5 2 3 0 0 1 8
7 Brooks Thompson Bench SG 17:00 2-4 1-2 0-0 6.0 0.0 0 0 6 4 1 0 1 5
  Team                   7            
        240 35-80 4-16 20-22 86.2 13 32 52 25 29 6 4 11 94
          43.8% 25.0% 90.9%                    

New Jersey Nets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Sam Cassell
19p, 2.9r, 7.9a
Kerry Kittles
16.7p, 4.7r, 2.3a
Kendall Gill
14.1p, 5.1r, 2.7a
Keith Van Horn
18.7p, 6.7r, 1.5a
Jayson Williams
13.1p, 13.7r, 1a
Rotation  
 
 
 
 
 
Chris Gatling
11.2p, 5.5r, 0.7a
 
 
Rotation  
 
 
 
 
 
Michael Cage
1p, 3.4r, 0.4a
 
 
Lim PT Sherman Douglas
9.3p, 1.8r, 4.4a
Lucious Harris
4.5p, 1r, 0.8a
 
 
Brian Evans
4.4p, 2r, 0.7a
 
 

New York Knicks Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Charlie Ward
7.3p, 3r, 5.1a
Chris Mills
9.9p, 5.1r, 1.6a
Allan Houston
17p, 3.2r, 2.5a
Larry Johnson
15.3p, 5.4r, 2.3a
Charles Oakley
8.5p, 8.7r, 2.5a
Rotation  
 
John Starks
14.4p, 2.5r, 2.7a
 
 
Terry Cummings
5.3p, 3.3r, 0.5a
 
 
Rotation  
 
Brooks Thompson
2.4p, 0.6r, 0.8a
 
 
 
 
 
 

New Jersey Nets Leaders

MPG Keith Van Horn 38.0
FG% Jayson Williams .504
3P% Don MacLean .500
FT% Kevin Edwards .867
ORPG Jayson Williams 6.8
DRPG Jayson Williams 6.8
RPG Jayson Williams 13.7
SPG Kendall Gill 1.9
APG Sam Cassell 7.9
BPG Jayson Williams 0.8
PPG Sam Cassell 19.0

New York Knicks Leaders

MPG Larry Johnson 34.0
FG% Anthony Bowie .583
3P% Anthony Bowie .500
FT% Terry Cummings .875
ORPG Charles Oakley 2.7
DRPG Patrick Ewing 7.9
RPG Patrick Ewing 10.2
SPG Charlie Ward 1.8
APG Charlie Ward 5.1
BPG Patrick Ewing 2.2
PPG Patrick Ewing 20.8

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