Boston 84, Chicago 87

December 8, 2001

Regular Season

United Center (Chicago, Illinois)

Attendance: 18,573

Officials: James Capers, Scott Wall, Hue Hollins

Team Rebounds: Boston (9) Chicago (9)

Technicals: Boston (0) Chicago (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
BOS (11-7) 27 25 18 14 84
CHI (4-15) 18 21 31 17 87

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
BOS 90 93.5 96.8
CHI 90 96.8 93.5

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
BOS .436 0.111 0.262 0.105
CHI .390 0.178 0.250 0.411

Boston Celtics

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
7 Kenny Anderson Starter PG 23:00 4-7 0-0 1-1 12.4 0.0 4 4 6 4 2 0 0 9
4 Tony Battie Starter C 24:00 3-6 0-0 0-0 1.5 0.0 4 4 0 4 1 0 2 6
31 Joe Johnson Starter SG 27:00 4-7 1-1 0-0 8.2 3.0 0 3 2 1 0 0 0 9
34 Paul Pierce Starter SF 37:00 4-15 2-5 2-2 1.5 0.0 4 4 2 5 2 0 3 12
88 Antoine Walker Starter PF 46:00 10-24 7-10 0-0 19.0 2.0 8 10 4 2 0 1 2 27
9 Milt Palacio Bench PG 25:00 3-6 0-1 0-2 6.8 0.0 0 0 6 2 2 0 1 6
52 Vitaly Potapenko Bench C 20:00 0-5 0-0 0-2 -0.5 2.0 2 4 0 1 1 1 1 0
20 Erick Strickland Bench PG 19:00 2-7 1-2 0-0 8.2 0.0 6 6 3 2 2 0 0 5
55 Eric Williams Bench PF 19:00 2-9 0-0 6-11 2.4 4.0 3 7 0 4 0 0 1 10
  Team                   9            
        240 32-86 11-19 9-18 75.5 11 31 51 23 25 10 2 10 84
          37.2% 57.9% 50.0%                    

Chicago Bulls

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
50 Greg Anthony Starter PG 30:00 4-12 3-4 3-4 12.5 1.0 4 5 5 4 1 1 0 14
21 Marcus Fizer Starter PF 29:00 4-13 0-1 5-8 5.8 5.0 4 9 1 5 2 1 4 13
44 Trenton Hassell Starter SF 37:00 4-11 0-3 3-4 8.0 0.0 5 5 2 0 2 0 1 11
5 Ron Mercer Starter SG 40:00 5-16 0-1 1-2 8.2 1.0 4 5 6 2 0 1 0 11
52 Brad Miller Starter C 34:00 5-6 0-0 10-10 23.8 6.0 10 16 0 1 1 3 5 20
2 Eddy Curry Bench C 06:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 1.2 1.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 2
20 Fred Hoiberg Bench SG 19:00 0-5 0-3 3-3 2.6 0.0 4 4 3 1 0 1 2 3
34 Charles Oakley Bench PF 27:00 1-4 0-1 0-0 5.8 0.0 9 9 2 0 0 1 3 2
12 Kevin Ollie Bench PG 18:00 3-5 0-0 5-6 9.5 0.0 2 2 2 0 1 0 0 11
  Team                   9            
        240 27-73 3-13 30-37 93.4 14 42 65 21 13 7 8 16 87
          37.0% 23.1% 81.1%                    

Boston Celtics Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Kenny Anderson
8.6p, 3.1r, 4.9a
Joe Johnson
8.9p, 4.5r, 2.4a
Paul Pierce
26.6p, 7.2r, 2.4a
Antoine Walker
24.3p, 11.1r, 4.4a
Tony Battie
6.8p, 6.4r, 0.8a
Rotation Milt Palacio
5.8p, 1.6r, 1.8a
 
 
 
 
Eric Williams
7.9p, 4.7r, 1.3a
Vitaly Potapenko
3.4p, 4.6r, 0.4a
Rotation Erick Strickland
5.8p, 2.2r, 2.4a
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Chicago Bulls Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Greg Anthony
8.7p, 2.5r, 5a
Ron Mercer
15.7p, 3.6r, 2.9a
Trenton Hassell
9.3p, 2.9r, 1.6a
Marcus Fizer
10.9p, 4.7r, 1.6a
Brad Miller
14.6p, 8.9r, 1.7a
Rotation Kevin Ollie
5.3p, 1.9r, 2.9a
Fred Hoiberg
4.8p, 2.3r, 1.9a
 
 
Charles Oakley
3.4p, 7.8r, 2.4a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Eddy Curry
4.1p, 2.2r, 0.2a

Boston Celtics Leaders

MPG Antoine Walker 43.4
FG% Tony Battie .545
3P% Paul Pierce .434
FT% Joseph Forte 1.000
ORPG Antoine Walker 3.1
DRPG Antoine Walker 8.0
RPG Antoine Walker 11.1
SPG Paul Pierce 1.9
APG Kenny Anderson 4.9
BPG Paul Pierce 1.1
PPG Paul Pierce 26.6

Chicago Bulls Leaders

MPG Ron Mercer 36.9
FG% Tyson Chandler .485
3P% Eddie Robinson 1.000
FT% Charles Oakley .875
ORPG Brad Miller 3.8
DRPG Charles Oakley 6.3
RPG Brad Miller 8.9
SPG Eddie Robinson 1.7
APG Greg Anthony 5.0
BPG Brad Miller 0.9
PPG Ron Mercer 15.7

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