Boston 82, New Jersey 76

March 27, 1998

Regular Season

Izod Center (East Rutherford, New Jersey)

Attendance: 20,049

Officials: Bill Spooner, Bob Delaney, Jim Clark

Team Rebounds: Boston (9) New Jersey (15)

Technicals: Boston (0) New Jersey (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
BOS (31-39) 14 15 26 27 82
NJN (36-35) 18 24 13 21 76

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
BOS 92 89.4 82.8
NJN 92 82.8 89.4

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
BOS .426 0.196 0.256 0.257
NJN .341 0.229 0.373 0.212

Boston Celtics

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
13 Dana Barros Starter PG 39:00 4-12 2-5 4-4 10.2 0.0 3 3 7 5 3 1 4 14
45 Andrew DeClercq Starter C 30:00 1-3 0-0 2-8 3.8 4.0 4 8 0 4 1 1 2 4
0 Walter McCarty Starter PF 25:00 3-7 1-3 2-2 4.8 0.0 3 3 2 1 0 1 3 9
5 Ron Mercer Starter SG 46:00 10-20 0-0 3-3 14.4 1.0 4 5 1 1 4 0 1 23
88 Antoine Walker Starter SF 43:00 9-21 0-2 4-6 10.5 4.0 6 10 2 4 2 0 4 22
34 Reggie Hanson Bench PF 05:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.5 0.0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0
9 Greg Minor Bench SF 26:00 2-4 0-0 3-4 6.0 0.0 4 4 2 3 0 1 1 7
55 Zan Tabak Bench C 17:00 1-3 0-0 0-0 1.8 1.0 4 5 0 4 1 1 2 2
20 Tyus Edney Bench PG 09:00 0-4 0-0 1-2 -1.5 0.0 1 1 1 1 0 1 1 1
  Team                   9            
        240 30-74 3-10 19-29 72.4 10 29 48 15 24 11 7 18 82
          40.5% 30.0% 65.5%                    

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 38:00 10-18 0-0 9-12 11.2 1.0 3 4 5 4 0 0 6 29
13 Kendall Gill Starter SF 34:00 3-8 0-0 5-6 15.2 1.0 6 7 3 4 6 3 3 11
30 Kerry Kittles Starter SG 36:00 5-14 0-1 0-0 5.2 2.0 3 5 2 3 2 0 1 10
44 Keith Van Horn Starter PF 41:00 3-13 0-3 3-3 0.4 0.0 5 5 1 3 2 0 3 9
55 Jayson Williams Starter C 34:00 5-19 0-0 1-1 9.9 11.0 4 15 2 3 1 0 2 11
45 Michael Cage Bench PF 02:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 1.8 0.0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
11 Sherman Douglas Bench PG 10:00 1-2 0-0 0-0 -1.5 0.0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 2
11 Brian Evans Bench PF 12:00 2-4 0-1 0-0 1.8 1.0 1 2 1 2 1 0 2 4
15 Chris Gatling Bench PF 11:00 0-3 0-0 0-0 -0.2 2.0 4 6 0 4 0 0 1 0
12 Lucious Harris Bench SG 12:00 0-2 0-0 0-0 -0.5 1.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 Rony Seikaly Bench C 10:00 0-2 0-0 0-0 0.2 0.0 5 5 0 2 0 1 2 0
  Team                   15         4  
        240 29-85 0-5 18-22 75.5 19 32 66 14 27 12 5 25 76
          34.1% 0.0% 81.8%                    

Boston Celtics Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Dana Barros
9.3p, 1.8r, 3.2a
Ron Mercer
15.1p, 3.5r, 2.2a
Antoine Walker
22.3p, 10.3r, 3.3a
Walter McCarty
9.7p, 4.3r, 2.2a
Andrew DeClercq
5.6p, 4.8r, 0.7a
Rotation  
 
 
 
Greg Minor
4.3p, 2r, 1a
 
 
Zan Tabak
5.8p, 3.7r, 0.8a
Lim PT Tyus Edney
5p, 1.1r, 2.6a
 
 
 
 
Reggie Hanson
0p, 0r, 0a
 
 

New Jersey Nets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Sam Cassell
18.8p, 3r, 7.9a
Kerry Kittles
17p, 4.7r, 2.4a
Kendall Gill
13.5p, 5.1r, 2.7a
Keith Van Horn
18.9p, 6.5r, 1.6a
Jayson Williams
12.9p, 13.6r, 1a
Rotation Sherman Douglas
8.4p, 1.7r, 4a
Lucious Harris
4.2p, 1r, 0.7a
 
 
Brian Evans
4.4p, 1.9r, 0.8a
Rony Seikaly
13.8p, 7.2r, 1.4a
Rotation  
 
 
 
 
 
Chris Gatling
10.9p, 5.3r, 0.8a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
Michael Cage
1.2p, 3.6r, 0.4a
 
 

Boston Celtics Leaders

MPG Antoine Walker 39.7
FG% Pervis Ellison .571
3P% Kenny Anderson .417
FT% Ron Mercer .832
ORPG Antoine Walker 3.4
DRPG Antoine Walker 6.9
RPG Antoine Walker 10.3
SPG Kenny Anderson 1.8
APG Kenny Anderson 6.2
BPG Travis Knight 1.1
PPG Antoine Walker 22.3

New Jersey Nets Leaders

MPG Keith Van Horn 37.7
FG% David Vaughn .500
3P% Don MacLean .500
FT% Kevin Edwards .867
ORPG Jayson Williams 6.8
DRPG Jayson Williams 6.8
RPG Jayson Williams 13.6
SPG Kendall Gill 2.0
APG Sam Cassell 7.9
BPG David Vaughn 1.0
PPG Keith Van Horn 18.9

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