Atlanta 108, New York 109

March 20, 1998

Regular Season

Madison Square Garden (Manhattan, New York)

Attendance: 19,763

Officials: Rodney Mott, Bennett Salvatore, Tom Washington

Team Rebounds: Atlanta (6) New York (8)

Technicals: Atlanta (0) New York (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
ATL (40-26) 31 25 21 31 108
NYK (37-30) 31 35 24 19 109

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
ATL 78 139.0 140.3
NYK 78 140.3 139.0

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
ATL .567 0.103 0.419 0.478
NYK .582 0.090 0.472 0.118

Atlanta Hawks

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
33 Tyrone Corbin Starter SG 43:00 3-7 2-4 1-2 10.0 1.0 6 7 4 3 0 0 1 9
44 Alan Henderson Starter PF 35:00 6-11 0-0 6-9 11.4 3.0 4 7 1 2 0 0 1 18
55 Dikembe Mutombo Starter C 30:00 4-7 0-0 8-9 15.4 5.0 4 9 0 0 0 1 1 16
5 Eldridge Recasner Starter PG 31:00 4-8 1-1 2-2 8.2 1.0 0 1 4 0 1 0 2 11
8 Steve Smith Starter SF 41:00 9-17 0-3 6-6 12.5 1.0 0 1 4 5 1 0 0 24
0 Cadillac Anderson Bench PF 09:00 3-3 0-0 0-0 4.8 1.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 6
10 Drew Barry Bench SG 17:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 -1.5 0.0 0 0 2 3 0 0 2 0
4 Chris Crawford Bench SF 11:00 1-4 0-0 2-2 -0.2 0.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 4
32 Christian Laettner Bench C 23:00 6-10 1-2 7-9 15.6 1.0 4 5 2 3 0 2 0 20
  Team                   6            
        240 36-67 4-10 32-39 86.1 13 18 37 17 17 3 3 8 108
          53.7% 40.0% 82.1%                    

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 33:00 7-14 2-2 5-7 11.4 1.0 2 3 2 4 0 1 0 21
2 Larry Johnson Starter PF 38:00 8-14 0-0 3-3 11.1 4.0 1 5 3 4 0 0 2 19
34 Charles Oakley Starter C 28:00 6-7 0-0 1-1 15.9 1.0 6 7 5 4 0 0 0 13
3 John Starks Starter SG 42:00 7-15 2-6 0-2 10.2 2.0 1 3 8 5 1 0 3 16
21 Charlie Ward Starter PG 31:00 5-9 1-2 0-0 17.2 1.0 2 3 10 1 2 0 1 11
13 Anthony Bowie Bench SF 02:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 1.2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
1 Chris Childs Bench SG 18:00 1-5 0-1 0-0 3.5 0.0 1 1 6 3 0 0 0 2
35 Terry Cummings Bench PF 19:00 6-10 0-0 0-0 11.5 6.0 2 8 0 3 0 2 1 12
42 Chris Mills Bench SF 22:00 4-8 0-1 1-2 6.5 2.0 1 3 1 1 1 0 0 9
32 Herb Williams Bench C 07:00 2-2 0-0 0-0 5.2 0.0 3 3 0 3 1 1 0 4
  Team                   8         1  
        240 47-85 5-12 10-15 99.9 17 19 44 35 28 5 4 8 109
          55.3% 41.7% 66.7%                    

Atlanta Hawks Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Eldridge Recasner
8.5p, 2.6r, 2.2a
Tyrone Corbin
10.3p, 4.6r, 2.1a
Steve Smith
20.1p, 4.3r, 4a
Alan Henderson
13.5p, 6.6r, 1a
Dikembe Mutombo
13.8p, 11.2r, 0.9a
Rotation  
 
Drew Barry
2.1p, 1.8r, 2.3a
Chris Crawford
3.7p, 0.8r, 0.2a
 
 
Christian Laettner
14.6p, 6.8r, 2.7a
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
Cadillac Anderson
1.8p, 2.3r, 0.3a
 
 

New York Knicks Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Charlie Ward
7.9p, 3.3r, 5.7a
John Starks
13.7p, 2.7r, 2.7a
Allan Houston
17.6p, 3.2r, 2.5a
Larry Johnson
15.8p, 5.8r, 2.2a
Charles Oakley
8.7p, 9r, 2.5a
Rotation  
 
Chris Childs
6.5p, 2.5r, 4a
Chris Mills
9.6p, 5r, 1.5a
Terry Cummings
5.7p, 3.4r, 0.5a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
Anthony Bowie
2.4p, 0.9r, 0.4a
 
 
Herb Williams
1.5p, 1.1r, 0.1a

Atlanta Hawks Leaders

MPG Steve Smith 39.1
FG% Dikembe Mutombo .542
3P% Alan Henderson .400
FT% Eldridge Recasner .982
ORPG Dikembe Mutombo 3.3
DRPG Dikembe Mutombo 7.9
RPG Dikembe Mutombo 11.2
SPG Mookie Blaylock 2.6
APG Mookie Blaylock 6.6
BPG Dikembe Mutombo 3.5
PPG Steve Smith 20.1

New York Knicks Leaders

MPG Larry Johnson 34.7
FG% Anthony Bowie .545
3P% Anthony Bowie .500
FT% Anthony Bowie .875
ORPG Charles Oakley 2.8
DRPG Patrick Ewing 7.9
RPG Patrick Ewing 10.2
SPG Charlie Ward 1.8
APG Charlie Ward 5.7
BPG Patrick Ewing 2.2
PPG Patrick Ewing 20.8

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