Houston 96, New Jersey 71

December 27, 2006

Regular Season

Izod Center (East Rutherford, New Jersey)

Attendance: 18,373

Officials: Gary Zielinski, Derek Richardson, Bernie Fryer

Team Rebounds: Houston (7) New Jersey (3)

Technicals: Houston (0) New Jersey (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
HOU (17-12) 18 31 22 25 96
NJN (11-18) 12 27 17 15 71

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
HOU 89 108.0 79.9
NJN 89 79.9 108.0

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
HOU .527 0.270 0.259 0.243
NJN .349 0.158 0.250 0.274

Houston Rockets

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
12 Rafer Alston Starter PG 30:51 5-13 2-4 2-2 15.2 2.0 5 7 5 2 3 0 1 14
31 Shane Battier Starter SG 40:32 8-16 7-12 0-0 17.2 2.0 7 9 2 2 1 1 4 23
5 Juwan Howard Starter PF 28:46 5-7 0-0 2-3 15.1 3.0 8 11 2 3 0 1 1 12
3 Tracy McGrady Starter SF 34:36 4-16 1-4 8-8 7.0 1.0 2 3 6 1 1 1 5 17
55 Dikembe Mutombo Starter C 19:47 2-3 0-0 0-0 8.8 2.0 8 10 0 2 0 1 1 4
44 Chuck Hayes Bench SF 28:34 1-3 0-0 6-6 6.5 1.0 4 5 1 4 2 0 2 8
2 Luther Head Bench SG 25:59 2-7 2-5 0-0 6.2 1.0 4 5 4 1 3 0 5 6
15 John Lucas Bench PG 01:28 2-2 0-0 0-0 3.5 0.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 4
20 Steve Novak Bench C 01:28 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10 Vassilis Spanoulis Bench SG 01:28 0-0 0-0 0-0 1.0 0.0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
6 Bonzi Wells Bench SG 26:31 4-7 0-0 0-2 4.0 2.0 2 4 2 5 2 2 5 8
  Team                   7            
        240 33-74 12-25 18-21 120.6 14 40 61 23 20 13 6 24 96
          44.6% 48.0% 85.7%                    

New Jersey Nets

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
15 Vince Carter Starter SG 32:03 4-16 0-1 4-6 4.5 2.0 3 5 5 1 0 0 2 12
35 Jason Collins Starter C 21:07 0-1 0-0 0-0 5.0 1.0 3 4 1 1 2 0 0 0
24 Richard Jefferson Starter SF 27:48 5-15 0-0 1-1 0.9 1.0 2 3 0 4 2 0 1 11
5 Jason Kidd Starter PG 31:55 2-9 1-6 6-7 10.6 1.0 2 3 5 3 6 1 4 11
33 Mikki Moore Starter PF 28:12 1-2 0-0 2-2 8.5 0.0 5 5 1 0 2 0 0 4
8 Hassan Adams Bench SG 23:42 5-7 0-0 3-3 2.1 0.0 0 0 0 3 0 0 3 13
2 Josh Boone Bench C 17:55 1-2 0-0 2-2 3.8 2.0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 4
50 Eddie House Bench PG 11:58 1-5 0-2 0-0 1.0 0.0 3 3 1 1 0 0 0 2
9 Mile Ilic Bench C 01:28 0-2 0-0 0-0 -2.5 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
7 Bostjan Nachbar Bench PF 20:52 4-9 2-6 2-2 10.5 1.0 4 5 1 2 1 2 1 12
1 Marcus D. Williams Bench SG 17:03 1-5 0-1 0-0 0.0 0.0 1 1 4 2 0 0 2 2
21 Antoine Wright Bench SF 05:57 0-0 0-0 0-0 2.8 0.0 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 0
  Team                   3         1  
        240 24-73 3-16 20-23 69.1 8 24 35 19 17 14 3 15 71
          32.9% 18.8% 87.0%                    

Houston Rockets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Rafer Alston
13.5p, 3.7r, 5a
Shane Battier
10p, 4.6r, 2.7a
Tracy McGrady
19.1p, 5.3r, 6.2a
Juwan Howard
6.1p, 5.8r, 1a
Dikembe Mutombo
1.9p, 3.4r, 0a
Rotation  
 
Bonzi Wells
6.8p, 4r, 1.2a
Chuck Hayes
5p, 6.9r, 0.5a
 
 
 
 
Rotation  
 
Luther Head
11p, 3.7r, 2.7a
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lim PT John Lucas
3.6p, 0.9r, 0.2a
Vassilis Spanoulis
2.9p, 0.8r, 1.2a
 
 
 
 
Steve Novak
1.8p, 0.9r, 0.2a

New Jersey Nets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Jason Kidd
13.1p, 8.2r, 9.3a
Vince Carter
25.9p, 5.9r, 3.8a
Richard Jefferson
15.7p, 4.5r, 2.3a
Mikki Moore
5.6p, 4.3r, 0.4a
Jason Collins
3.1p, 4.4r, 0.9a
Rotation Eddie House
5.9p, 1.4r, 1a
Hassan Adams
4p, 1.4r, 0.4a
 
 
Bostjan Nachbar
4.9p, 2.1r, 0.6a
Josh Boone
1.1p, 2.2r, 0.1a
Rotation  
 
Marcus D. Williams
6.8p, 1.9r, 2.8a
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
Antoine Wright
5p, 3.6r, 0.9a
 
 
Mile Ilic
0p, 0.2r, 0a

Houston Rockets Leaders

MPG Shane Battier 37.5
FG% Chuck Hayes .536
3P% Luther Head .479
FT% Steve Novak 1.000
ORPG Chuck Hayes 2.8
DRPG Yao Ming 7.4
RPG Yao Ming 9.4
SPG Rafer Alston 1.5
APG Tracy McGrady 6.2
BPG Yao Ming 2.2
PPG Yao Ming 25.9

New Jersey Nets Leaders

MPG Vince Carter 39.2
FG% Mikki Moore .642
3P% Eddie House .455
FT% Eddie House 1.000
ORPG Nenad Krstic 2.0
DRPG Jason Kidd 6.3
RPG Jason Kidd 8.2
SPG Jason Kidd 1.7
APG Jason Kidd 9.3
BPG Nenad Krstic 0.9
PPG Vince Carter 25.9

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