Miami 91, Boston 81

December 18, 2002

Regular Season

TD Garden (Boston, Massachusetts)

Attendance: 13,994

Officials: Dan Crawford, Kevin Fehr, Ron Olesiak

Team Rebounds: Miami (13) Boston (12)

Technicals: Miami (0) Boston (2 (Bench))

  1 2 3 4 Final
MIA (7-18) 25 23 20 23 91
BOS (16-9) 16 12 26 27 81

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
MIA 88 103.0 91.6
BOS 88 91.6 103.0

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
MIA .442 0.124 0.233 0.299
BOS .428 0.204 0.225 0.319

Miami Heat

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
1 Travis Best Starter PG 31:00 3-7 1-1 1-2 7.8 0.0 1 1 6 6 2 0 0 8
4 Caron Butler Starter SF 40:00 6-13 1-1 1-2 11.5 4.0 6 10 3 3 3 0 5 14
3 LaPhonso Ellis Starter PF 33:00 3-13 1-7 5-6 5.8 1.0 7 8 2 3 0 0 1 12
44 Brian Grant Starter C 35:00 5-8 0-0 7-8 17.0 2.0 8 10 1 4 3 0 1 17
6 Eddie Jones Starter SG 38:00 5-17 4-10 7-9 6.1 0.0 1 1 2 3 1 0 1 21
25 Anthony Carter Bench PG 15:00 0-3 0-0 0-0 5.0 0.0 3 3 4 0 1 1 1 0
7 Mike James Bench PG 26:00 5-10 3-4 0-0 7.0 0.0 0 0 3 3 1 0 1 13
50 Vladimir Stepania Bench C 22:00 2-6 0-0 2-2 7.5 3.0 7 10 0 3 0 1 1 6
  Team                   13         1  
        240 29-77 10-23 23-29 85.6 10 33 56 21 25 11 2 12 91
          37.7% 43.5% 79.3%                    

Boston Celtics

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
4 Tony Battie Starter C 11:00 0-2 0-0 0-0 0.5 1.0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
7 Tony Delk Starter PG 43:00 5-12 5-9 5-6 19.0 1.0 7 8 5 2 0 1 1 20
34 Paul Pierce Starter SG 45:00 4-13 0-3 10-15 4.9 1.0 7 8 2 2 2 1 8 18
88 Antoine Walker Starter PF 46:00 7-16 3-8 2-5 9.9 0.0 7 7 2 5 1 0 1 19
55 Eric Williams Starter SF 22:00 1-5 0-0 1-2 3.0 2.0 4 6 2 1 1 0 3 3
42 Vin Baker Bench PF 13:00 2-5 0-0 0-0 -0.2 2.0 2 4 0 4 0 0 2 4
0 Walter McCarty Bench C 29:00 2-4 0-2 2-2 6.2 2.0 2 4 0 1 2 0 1 6
41 Bruno Sundov Bench C 02:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 -0.5 0.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
11 Shammond Williams Bench PG 29:00 4-12 1-5 2-2 2.2 0.0 2 2 2 3 0 1 2 11
  Team                   12            
        240 25-69 9-27 22-32 73.0 9 31 52 13 19 6 4 18 81
          36.2% 33.3% 68.8%                    

Miami Heat Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Travis Best
9.3p, 1.9r, 3.4a
Eddie Jones
17.7p, 4.8r, 3.8a
Caron Butler
12.3p, 6r, 2.5a
LaPhonso Ellis
3.9p, 2.3r, 0.3a
Brian Grant
10.3p, 11.5r, 1.3a
Rotation Mike James
8.6p, 2r, 3a
 
 
 
 
 
 
Vladimir Stepania
5.3p, 7r, 0.4a
Rotation Anthony Carter
3.2p, 1.7r, 3.1a
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Boston Celtics Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Tony Delk
13.2p, 4.3r, 3.2a
Paul Pierce
25.1p, 8.3r, 4.6a
Eric Williams
8.4p, 5.2r, 1.4a
Antoine Walker
22.3p, 7.8r, 4.9a
Tony Battie
8.5p, 7.1r, 0.7a
Rotation Shammond Williams
9.3p, 2.4r, 3a
 
 
 
 
Vin Baker
5.9p, 4.5r, 0.7a
Walter McCarty
4.4p, 2.7r, 1.1a
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Bruno Sundov
1.1p, 1.1r, 0.3a

Miami Heat Leaders

MPG Eddie Jones 38.0
FG% Brian Grant .507
3P% Eddie Jones .376
FT% Sean Marks 1.000
ORPG Brian Grant 3.3
DRPG Brian Grant 8.2
RPG Brian Grant 11.5
SPG Caron Butler 1.4
APG Eddie Jones 3.8
BPG Malik Allen 1.2
PPG Eddie Jones 17.7

Boston Celtics Leaders

MPG Antoine Walker 43.1
FG% Tony Battie .576
3P% Tony Battie 1.000
FT% Shammond Williams .842
ORPG Tony Battie 2.5
DRPG Antoine Walker 6.7
RPG Paul Pierce 8.3
SPG Antoine Walker 2.2
APG Antoine Walker 4.9
BPG Tony Battie 1.6
PPG Paul Pierce 25.1

Today's Games

Boston Celtics 81
Miami Heat 91

Chicago Bulls 96
Toronto Raptors 83

Cleveland Cavaliers 106
Detroit Pistons 111

Denver Nuggets 75
Dallas Mavericks 80

Golden State Warriors 111
New Orleans Pelicans 106

Houston Rockets 95
Indiana Pacers 83

Los Angeles Clippers 93
Portland Trail Blazers 97

Philadelphia Sixers 99
Minnesota Timberwolves 94

Seattle SuperSonics 88
San Antonio Spurs 91

Utah Jazz 90
Orlando Magic 97

Washington Wizards 118
Memphis Grizzlies 100