Houston 90, Utah 105

April 25, 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) 19 23 18 30 90
UTH (62-20) 29 18 32 26 105

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
HOU 92 97.3 113.5
UTH 92 113.5 97.3

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
HOU .387 0.184 0.310 0.493
UTH .514 0.141 0.238 0.411

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 1-7 1-3 2-2 0.5 2.0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 5
22 Clyde Drexler Starter SG 29:00 4-11 1-6 5-5 9.4 2.0 2 4 4 4 1 0 1 14
12 Matt Maloney Starter PG 27:00 1-6 0-3 2-2 4.0 0.0 1 1 6 3 0 0 0 4
34 Hakeem Olajuwon Starter C 30:00 6-11 0-0 4-8 5.2 1.0 4 5 1 5 1 1 4 16
43 Kevin Willis Starter PF 31:00 3-10 0-0 4-4 9.2 3.0 9 12 2 3 0 2 4 10
4 Charles Barkley Bench PF 26:00 2-7 0-1 4-6 2.2 2.0 5 7 1 6 1 0 3 8
17 Mario Elie Bench SG 17:00 1-2 1-1 3-4 4.2 0.0 3 3 0 2 0 0 0 6
32 Othella Harrington Bench PF 05:00 2-3 0-1 2-2 3.8 0.0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 6
8 Eddie Johnson Bench SF 32:00 2-7 1-2 5-6 3.2 2.0 1 3 0 2 0 0 1 10
27 Charles A. Jones Bench PF 04:00 0-0 0-0 2-2 2.8 1.0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 2
20 Brent Price Bench PG 21:00 2-5 1-4 0-0 0.8 0.0 2 2 1 6 4 0 4 5
1 Rodrick Rhodes Bench SF 04:00 1-2 0-0 2-2 2.5 0.0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 4
  Team                                
        240 25-71 5-21 35-43 75.9 13 29 42 16 33 7 3 17 90
          35.2% 23.8% 81.4%                    

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 19:00 3-5 0-0 1-2 4.8 2.0 3 5 1 4 0 0 1 7
14 Jeff Hornacek Starter SG 35:00 5-10 1-1 3-4 10.5 0.0 4 4 5 5 1 0 1 14
31 Adam Keefe Starter SF 13:00 1-1 0-0 1-2 1.0 0.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3
32 Karl Malone Starter PF 37:00 8-19 0-0 13-16 17.5 1.0 9 10 1 2 3 0 2 29
12 John Stockton Starter PG 29:00 8-14 0-1 1-4 20.8 1.0 3 4 10 1 4 0 1 17
40 Shandon Anderson Bench SF 18:00 4-6 1-2 1-2 4.8 1.0 0 1 1 2 0 0 1 10
55 Antoine Carr Bench PF 14:00 0-2 0-0 0-0 -1.5 0.0 2 2 0 3 0 1 1 0
6 Howard Eisley Bench PG 16:00 2-8 0-1 3-4 4.2 1.0 1 2 4 4 2 1 2 7
00 Greg Ostertag Bench C 26:00 1-3 0-0 1-2 5.8 4.0 7 11 0 5 0 2 3 3
3 Bryon Russell Bench SF 30:00 2-4 2-3 4-8 6.2 0.0 3 3 0 4 2 0 0 10
11 Jacque Vaughn Bench PG 03:00 1-1 1-1 2-2 3.5 0.0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 5
  Team                                
        240 35-73 5-9 30-46 95.5 10 32 42 23 31 12 4 13 105
          47.9% 55.6% 65.2%                    

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  
 
 
 
Rodrick Rhodes
5.8p, 1.2r, 1.9a
Othella Harrington
6p, 3.6r, 0.4a
 
 
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 Jacque Vaughn
3.1p, 0.8r, 1.9a
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Houston Rockets Leaders

MPG Hakeem Olajuwon 33.5
FG% Othella Harrington .667
3P% Eddie Johnson .667
FT% Othella Harrington 1.000
ORPG Kevin Willis 3.5
DRPG Kevin Willis 9.5
RPG Kevin Willis 13.0
SPG Brent Price 2.0
APG Clyde Drexler 5.0
BPG Hakeem Olajuwon 3.5
PPG Clyde Drexler 18.0

Utah Jazz Leaders

MPG Karl Malone 39.5
FG% Adam Keefe 1.000
3P% Jeff Hornacek 1.000
FT% Antoine Carr 1.000
ORPG Greg Ostertag 2.5
DRPG Karl Malone 8.5
RPG Karl Malone 10.5
SPG John Stockton 2.5
APG John Stockton 9.0
BPG Greg Ostertag 2.0
PPG Karl Malone 27.0

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