Houston 103, Utah 90

April 23, 1998

Opening Round - Utah wins 3-2

Vivint Smart Home Arena (Salt Lake City, Utah)

Attendance: N/A

Officials: N/A

Team Rebounds: Houston (0) Utah (0)

Technicals: Houston (0) Utah (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
HOU (41-41) 27 24 28 24 103
UTH (62-20) 24 20 14 32 90

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
HOU 89 115.5 101.0
UTH 89 101.0 115.5

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
HOU .535 0.135 0.205 0.380
UTH .449 0.135 0.300 0.256

Houston Rockets

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
50 Matt Bullard Starter SF 14:00 0-1 0-1 0-0 0.0 0.0 1 1 1 2 0 0 0 0
22 Clyde Drexler Starter SG 36:00 6-15 2-7 8-11 13.6 1.0 2 3 6 3 2 1 3 22
12 Matt Maloney Starter PG 34:00 2-5 2-4 0-0 4.5 0.0 1 1 3 1 0 0 1 6
34 Hakeem Olajuwon Starter C 37:00 6-14 0-0 4-4 23.2 2.0 11 13 5 4 1 6 1 16
43 Kevin Willis Starter PF 31:00 7-13 0-0 4-6 19.0 4.0 10 14 2 5 2 1 1 18
4 Charles Barkley Bench PF 27:00 3-6 0-0 6-10 8.5 1.0 5 6 2 4 1 0 1 12
17 Mario Elie Bench SG 31:00 4-7 1-3 3-3 5.1 1.0 4 5 0 3 0 0 3 12
8 Eddie Johnson Bench SF 15:00 1-3 1-1 2-2 1.0 0.0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 5
27 Charles A. Jones Bench PF 01:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 -0.5 0.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
20 Brent Price Bench PG 14:00 4-7 4-6 0-0 8.5 0.0 1 1 2 2 0 0 0 12
  Team                                
        240 33-71 10-22 27-36 91.0 9 35 44 22 25 6 8 12 103
          46.5% 45.5% 75.0%                    

Utah Jazz

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
44 Greg Foster Starter C 18:00 3-5 0-0 2-2 1.2 0.0 1 1 0 2 0 0 2 8
14 Jeff Hornacek Starter SG 33:00 4-8 1-1 3-4 8.0 0.0 2 2 5 2 0 0 2 12
31 Adam Keefe Starter SF 16:00 1-1 0-0 1-2 6.0 1.0 6 7 0 2 0 0 0 3
32 Karl Malone Starter PF 42:00 10-23 0-0 5-5 15.4 3.0 8 11 1 5 1 3 2 25
12 John Stockton Starter PG 33:00 4-9 0-2 4-7 10.4 0.0 3 3 8 1 1 0 3 12
40 Shandon Anderson Bench SF 16:00 2-6 1-2 0-2 5.5 4.0 1 5 2 0 0 0 1 5
55 Antoine Carr Bench PF 14:00 4-8 0-0 1-1 4.9 2.0 1 3 0 3 0 1 0 9
6 Howard Eisley Bench PG 15:00 1-6 0-0 0-0 -1.8 0.0 1 1 2 2 0 0 1 2
34 Chris Morris Bench SF 04:00 0-1 0-0 1-2 -1.2 0.0 1 1 0 3 0 0 0 1
00 Greg Ostertag Bench C 15:00 2-2 0-0 0-2 5.5 1.0 1 2 1 2 0 2 0 4
3 Bryon Russell Bench SF 34:00 3-9 0-4 3-5 3.6 1.0 3 4 0 4 2 1 1 9
  Team                                
        240 34-78 2-9 20-32 67.5 12 28 40 19 26 4 7 12 90
          43.6% 22.2% 62.5%                    

Houston Rockets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Matt Maloney
8.6p, 1.8r, 2.8a
Clyde Drexler
18.4p, 4.9r, 5.5a
Matt Bullard
7p, 2.2r, 0.9a
Kevin Willis
16.1p, 8.4r, 1a
Hakeem Olajuwon
16.4p, 9.8r, 3a
Rotation Brent Price
5.6p, 1.5r, 2.7a
Mario Elie
8.4p, 2.1r, 3a
Eddie Johnson
8.4p, 2r, 1.2a
Charles Barkley
15.2p, 11.7r, 3.2a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
Charles A. Jones
0.6p, 1r, 0.2a
 
 

Utah Jazz Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters John Stockton
12p, 2.6r, 8.5a
Jeff Hornacek
14.2p, 3.4r, 4.4a
Adam Keefe
7.8p, 5.5r, 1.1a
Karl Malone
27p, 10.3r, 3.9a
Greg Foster
5.7p, 3.5r, 0.7a
Rotation Howard Eisley
7.7p, 2r, 4.2a
 
 
Bryon Russell
9p, 4r, 1.2a
Antoine Carr
5.7p, 2r, 0.7a
Greg Ostertag
4.7p, 5.9r, 0.4a
Rotation  
 
 
 
Shandon Anderson
8.3p, 2.8r, 1.1a
 
 
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
Chris Morris
4.3p, 2.1r, 0.4a
 
 
 
 

Houston Rockets Leaders

MPG Hakeem Olajuwon 37.0
FG% Mario Elie .571
3P% Eddie Johnson 1.000
FT% Mario Elie 1.000
ORPG Kevin Willis 4.0
DRPG Hakeem Olajuwon 11.0
RPG Kevin Willis 14.0
SPG Clyde Drexler 2.0
APG Clyde Drexler 6.0
BPG Hakeem Olajuwon 6.0
PPG Clyde Drexler 22.0

Utah Jazz Leaders

MPG Karl Malone 42.0
FG% Greg Ostertag 1.000
3P% Jeff Hornacek 1.000
FT% Greg Foster 1.000
ORPG Shandon Anderson 4.0
DRPG Karl Malone 8.0
RPG Karl Malone 11.0
SPG Bryon Russell 2.0
APG John Stockton 8.0
BPG Karl Malone 3.0
PPG Karl Malone 25.0

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