New York 99, Houston 83

December 27, 2002

Regular Season

Compaq Center (Houston, Texas)

Attendance: 16,285

Officials: James Capers, Phil Robinson, Joe Forte

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

Technicals: New York (0) Houston (1 (Bench))

  1 2 3 4 Final
NYK (9-16) 24 26 21 28 99
HOU (15-13) 20 21 24 18 83

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
NYK 88 111.9 93.8
HOU 88 93.8 111.9

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
NYK .512 0.113 0.255 0.141
HOU .321 0.124 0.333 0.423

New York Knicks

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
4 Howard Eisley Starter PG 23:00 3-5 1-2 0-0 9.2 1.0 4 5 3 2 0 0 0 7
32 Othella Harrington Starter PF 19:00 0-3 0-0 2-2 1.8 3.0 5 8 0 4 0 0 2 2
20 Allan Houston Starter SG 35:00 7-17 4-8 2-2 10.0 0.0 4 4 1 3 2 0 1 20
8 Latrell Sprewell Starter SF 35:00 10-20 0-2 1-4 10.2 1.0 1 2 6 2 0 0 1 21
40 Kurt Thomas Starter C 21:00 4-9 0-0 0-0 4.8 1.0 4 5 3 5 1 0 2 8
49 Shandon Anderson Bench SF 18:00 3-9 0-2 1-4 -0.2 0.0 0 0 1 4 2 0 0 7
51 Michael Doleac Bench C 28:00 6-9 0-0 3-4 9.0 2.0 3 5 0 4 0 0 0 15
44 Travis Knight Bench C 01:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 -0.5 0.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
54 Lee Nailon Bench PF 08:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 0.0 1.0 3 4 0 3 0 0 3 2
21 Charlie Ward Bench PG 25:00 3-6 2-3 1-1 13.9 1.0 3 4 8 3 0 0 0 9
35 Clarence Weatherspoon Bench PF 27:00 3-6 0-0 2-2 12.2 2.0 8 10 1 3 3 0 1 8
  Team                   7            
        240 40-85 7-17 12-19 90.4 12 35 54 23 34 8 0 10 99
          47.1% 41.2% 63.2%                    

Houston Rockets

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
3 Steve Francis Starter PG 44:00 7-19 3-5 10-13 11.1 3.0 5 8 3 3 1 0 6 27
33 Eddie Griffin Starter PF 20:00 2-10 0-4 2-3 0.6 0.0 3 3 1 0 0 1 1 6
11 Yao Ming Starter C 32:00 5-12 0-0 7-9 5.4 2.0 3 5 0 5 0 1 2 17
5 Cuttino Mobley Starter SG 36:00 4-14 0-2 0-0 1.2 2.0 3 5 1 3 2 0 2 8
41 Glen Rice Starter SF 23:00 0-3 0-3 3-3 3.4 1.0 3 4 1 1 0 0 0 3
13 Kelvin Cato Bench C 16:00 0-3 0-0 1-4 4.2 5.0 4 9 0 2 0 0 0 1
1 Juaquin Hawkins Bench SF 02:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
44 Terence Morris Bench PF 05:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.2 0.0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
9 Bostjan Nachbar Bench SF 02:00 1-1 1-1 0-0 2.2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
25 Moochie Norris Bench PG 07:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 2.0 0.0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0
55 James Posey Bench SF 25:00 0-4 0-0 6-6 9.5 3.0 7 10 0 1 1 0 0 6
2 Mo Taylor Bench PF 28:00 4-11 0-0 4-5 7.4 1.0 4 5 2 1 0 0 0 12
  Team                   12         0  
        240 23-78 4-15 33-43 65.4 17 34 63 10 17 4 2 11 83
          29.5% 26.7% 76.7%                    

New York Knicks Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Howard Eisley
8.2p, 2.5r, 6.2a
Allan Houston
22.6p, 2.8r, 3a
Latrell Sprewell
16p, 2.9r, 4.5a
Othella Harrington
6.3p, 6r, 0.4a
Kurt Thomas
15.2p, 8.4r, 2a
Rotation Charlie Ward
8.6p, 2.7r, 4.4a
 
 
Shandon Anderson
8.2p, 4.1r, 1.2a
Clarence Weatherspoon
6p, 8.3r, 0.9a
Michael Doleac
3.7p, 2.5r, 0.4a
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
Lee Nailon
7.7p, 2.4r, 0.8a
Travis Knight
0.6p, 1.4r, 0.3a

Houston Rockets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Steve Francis
23.8p, 6.4r, 5.9a
Cuttino Mobley
17.1p, 3.9r, 3a
Glen Rice
9.5p, 3.5r, 1.5a
Eddie Griffin
8.3p, 5.5r, 1a
Yao Ming
13.2p, 7.8r, 1.4a
Rotation  
 
 
 
James Posey
12.6p, 5.4r, 2.7a
Mo Taylor
6.4p, 3r, 0.9a
Kelvin Cato
4.5p, 6.9r, 0.4a
Lim PT Moochie Norris
5.2p, 2.4r, 2.6a
 
 
Bostjan Nachbar
2.2p, 0.7r, 0.3a
Terence Morris
3.4p, 3.1r, 0.5a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
Juaquin Hawkins
3.2p, 2r, 1.3a
 
 
 
 

New York Knicks Leaders

MPG Latrell Sprewell 38.6
FG% Kurt Thomas .510
3P% Allan Houston .417
FT% Allan Houston .911
ORPG Clarence Weatherspoon 2.6
DRPG Kurt Thomas 6.0
RPG Kurt Thomas 8.4
SPG Latrell Sprewell 1.2
APG Howard Eisley 6.2
BPG Kurt Thomas 1.7
PPG Allan Houston 22.6

Houston Rockets Leaders

MPG Steve Francis 42.4
FG% Tito Maddox 1.000
3P% Bostjan Nachbar .667
FT% Jason Collier 1.000
ORPG Yao Ming 2.6
DRPG Yao Ming 5.1
RPG Yao Ming 7.8
SPG Steve Francis 1.7
APG Steve Francis 5.9
BPG Yao Ming 2.0
PPG Steve Francis 23.8

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