Denver 80, New York 78

December 5, 1999

Regular Season

Madison Square Garden (Manhattan, New York)

Attendance: 19,763

Officials: Tony Brothers, Jason Phillips, Joe DeRosa

Team Rebounds: Denver (12) New York (7)

Technicals: Denver (0) New York (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
DEN (8-8) 16 15 23 26 80
NYK (10-9) 20 20 22 16 78

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
DEN 88 91.2 88.9
NYK 88 88.9 91.2

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
DEN .397 0.137 0.250 0.231
NYK .400 0.114 0.191 0.175

Denver Nuggets

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
1 Chauncey Billups Starter SG 26:00 1-5 1-3 3-4 -0.5 0.0 3 3 1 3 0 0 3 6
45 Raef LaFrentz Starter C 38:00 4-11 1-3 2-2 12.2 3.0 9 12 1 3 1 1 1 11
24 Antonio McDyess Starter PF 30:00 6-16 0-0 4-9 1.9 1.0 5 6 1 5 1 0 3 16
41 James Posey Starter SF 16:00 1-3 0-1 0-0 3.8 1.0 4 5 0 0 0 1 1 2
31 Nick Van Exel Starter PG 37:00 8-23 1-9 3-5 9.1 0.0 5 5 5 3 2 0 1 20
7 Cory Alexander Bench PG 11:00 0-2 0-0 0-0 -0.2 0.0 1 1 1 1 1 0 1 0
15 Keon Clark Bench C 28:00 3-7 0-0 1-2 5.5 2.0 2 4 0 2 2 0 0 7
21 George McCloud Bench SF 32:00 4-7 1-3 2-2 8.8 3.0 3 6 1 3 1 0 2 11
23 Bryant Stith Bench SG 22:00 2-4 0-0 3-4 10.0 2.0 4 6 2 1 0 1 0 7
  Team                   12            
        240 29-78 4-19 18-28 68.5 12 36 60 12 21 8 3 12 80
          37.2% 21.1% 64.3%                    

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 43:00 7-20 0-2 1-2 2.8 1.0 4 5 4 3 0 1 4 15
28 Andrew Lang Starter C 12:00 3-7 0-0 0-0 0.5 1.0 1 2 0 2 0 0 1 6
8 Latrell Sprewell Starter SG 41:00 5-13 1-1 3-4 7.8 0.0 8 8 3 4 0 0 2 14
40 Kurt Thomas Starter PF 33:00 4-9 0-0 5-6 14.5 3.0 10 13 4 4 0 1 3 13
21 Charlie Ward Starter PG 26:00 2-4 2-2 0-0 6.8 0.0 5 5 0 2 1 0 0 6
23 Marcus Camby Bench C 25:00 3-12 0-0 3-4 2.8 2.0 3 5 0 4 1 1 0 9
1 Chris Childs Bench SG 27:00 2-6 1-4 2-3 9.9 0.0 2 2 7 2 1 0 0 7
14 Chris Dudley Bench C 15:00 1-3 0-0 0-0 2.5 2.0 1 3 0 4 0 2 0 2
2 Larry Johnson Bench SF 18:00 3-6 0-2 0-0 5.5 0.0 4 4 2 2 0 0 0 6
  Team                   7         1  
        240 30-80 4-11 14-19 62.9 9 38 54 20 27 3 5 11 78
          37.5% 36.4% 73.7%                    

Denver Nuggets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Nick Van Exel
15.4p, 3.9r, 8.1a
Chauncey Billups
8.3p, 2.7r, 3.3a
James Posey
6.6p, 3.9r, 1.1a
Antonio McDyess
17.9p, 7.9r, 2.2a
Raef LaFrentz
14.6p, 8.9r, 1.4a
Rotation Cory Alexander
1.9p, 0.9r, 1.1a
Bryant Stith
2.7p, 1.7r, 1.3a
George McCloud
9.4p, 3.9r, 1.9a
 
 
Keon Clark
5.8p, 5.4r, 0.3a

New York Knicks Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Charlie Ward
8.4p, 2.9r, 4.5a
Latrell Sprewell
19.1p, 5.4r, 4.5a
Allan Houston
21.3p, 3.6r, 3.1a
Kurt Thomas
9.5p, 7.5r, 0.9a
Andrew Lang
3.9p, 4.5r, 0.2a
Rotation  
 
Chris Childs
5.2p, 2.1r, 4.1a
Larry Johnson
11.1p, 7.4r, 3.1a
 
 
Marcus Camby
11.8p, 8.1r, 0.4a
Rotation  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Chris Dudley
1.8p, 3.9r, 0.2a

Denver Nuggets Leaders

MPG Ron Mercer 39.1
FG% Keon Clark .500
3P% Ron Mercer .522
FT% Cory Alexander 1.000
ORPG Antonio McDyess 2.7
DRPG Raef LaFrentz 6.4
RPG Raef LaFrentz 8.9
SPG James Posey 1.2
APG Nick Van Exel 8.1
BPG Raef LaFrentz 2.5
PPG Ron Mercer 20.1

New York Knicks Leaders

MPG Latrell Sprewell 41.4
FG% Allan Houston .493
3P% Kurt Thomas 1.000
FT% Rick Brunson 1.000
ORPG Marcus Camby 3.1
DRPG Kurt Thomas 5.8
RPG Marcus Camby 8.1
SPG Charlie Ward 1.2
APG Charlie Ward 4.5
BPG Marcus Camby 2.4
PPG Allan Houston 21.3

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