Houston 96, New Jersey 89

December 7, 2007

Regular Season

Izod Center (East Rutherford, New Jersey)

Attendance: 15,421

Officials: Mark Wunderlich, Steve Javie, Pat Fraher

Team Rebounds: Houston (6) New Jersey (5)

Technicals: Houston (0) New Jersey (1 (Coach))

  1 2 3 4 Final
HOU (11-9) 28 20 24 24 96
NJN (9-11) 18 15 27 29 89

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
HOU 88 108.8 100.8
NJN 88 100.8 108.8

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
HOU .513 0.113 0.184 0.253
NJN .464 0.193 0.304 0.145

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 31:25 5-11 2-6 3-4 8.0 0.0 1 1 2 0 2 0 2 15
31 Shane Battier Starter SF 36:06 4-6 2-3 2-2 17.2 1.0 4 5 6 5 3 0 0 12
44 Chuck Hayes Starter PF 15:42 1-2 0-0 0-0 3.2 1.0 3 4 0 1 0 0 0 2
3 Tracy McGrady Starter SG 41:43 9-16 3-4 3-5 13.9 0.0 1 1 6 2 1 0 3 24
11 Yao Ming Starter C 39:18 9-18 0-0 7-7 20.4 1.0 10 11 5 4 0 3 3 25
3 Steve Francis Bench PG 17:36 1-5 0-1 3-4 2.2 1.0 2 3 2 2 0 0 1 5
7 Mike James Bench PG 11:53 2-4 0-0 0-0 3.8 1.0 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 4
4 Luis Scola Bench PF 14:53 2-4 0-0 0-0 5.8 2.0 1 3 1 0 0 1 0 4
6 Bonzi Wells Bench SF 31:24 2-9 0-0 1-2 6.0 0.0 8 8 0 1 4 0 1 5
  Team                   6         2  
        240 35-75 7-14 19-24 92.5 7 31 44 23 15 10 4 12 96
          46.7% 50.0% 79.2%                    

New Jersey Nets

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
30 Malik Allen Starter PF 17:39 1-2 0-0 0-0 3.8 1.0 3 4 1 2 0 1 1 2
15 Vince Carter Starter SG 37:45 12-28 3-5 5-6 13.5 4.0 3 7 2 1 1 1 5 32
35 Jason Collins Starter C 20:54 1-2 0-0 0-0 6.8 3.0 5 8 0 3 2 0 1 2
24 Richard Jefferson Starter SF 41:13 11-20 1-1 6-6 14.5 1.0 3 4 2 3 2 0 3 29
5 Jason Kidd Starter PG 36:39 4-12 2-4 0-0 10.8 0.0 7 7 7 3 0 0 1 10
8 Eddie Gill Bench PG 11:20 1-2 0-0 0-0 6.0 0.0 2 2 4 0 0 0 0 2
20 Jamaal Magloire Bench C 19:46 0-4 0-0 0-0 -1.0 2.0 4 6 0 2 0 0 2 0
7 Bostjan Nachbar Bench SF 28:43 4-10 1-3 1-2 5.2 2.0 2 4 2 2 1 0 2 10
51 Sean Williams Bench PF 11:33 1-2 0-0 0-0 3.0 1.0 2 3 0 2 0 2 1 2
21 Antoine Wright Bench SG 14:28 0-1 0-0 0-0 -1.0 0.0 1 1 1 2 0 0 1 0
  Team                   5            
        240 35-83 7-13 12-14 87.5 14 32 51 19 20 6 4 17 89
          42.2% 53.8% 85.7%                    

Houston Rockets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Rafer Alston
8.5p, 3.2r, 4.8a
Tracy McGrady
25.3p, 5.4r, 5.8a
Shane Battier
8.3p, 4.7r, 1.6a
Chuck Hayes
3.2p, 6r, 0.7a
Yao Ming
22.4p, 10.3r, 2.4a
Rotation Steve Francis
6.3p, 2.4r, 3a
 
 
Bonzi Wells
7.9p, 5.7r, 1.3a
Luis Scola
7.2p, 5r, 0.8a
 
 
Rotation Mike James
8.8p, 1.8r, 1.9a
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

New Jersey Nets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Jason Kidd
11.3p, 8.6r, 10.3a
Vince Carter
19.8p, 5.1r, 4.2a
Richard Jefferson
25.9p, 4.8r, 2.7a
Malik Allen
4.9p, 3.3r, 1a
Jason Collins
1.3p, 2.5r, 0.8a
Rotation Eddie Gill
3.2p, 1.8r, 1.8a
Antoine Wright
9.8p, 3.4r, 1.9a
Bostjan Nachbar
9.6p, 2.7r, 0.8a
Sean Williams
6.7p, 4.7r, 0.3a
Jamaal Magloire
2.6p, 4.9r, 0.5a

Houston Rockets Leaders

MPG Tracy McGrady 37.3
FG% Carl Landry 1.000
3P% Aaron Brooks .500
FT% Yao Ming .877
ORPG Yao Ming 3.2
DRPG Yao Ming 7.1
RPG Yao Ming 10.3
SPG Rafer Alston 1.2
APG Tracy McGrady 5.8
BPG Yao Ming 2.2
PPG Tracy McGrady 25.3

New Jersey Nets Leaders

MPG Richard Jefferson 39.4
FG% Sean Williams .557
3P% Richard Jefferson .362
FT% Malik Allen 1.000
ORPG Sean Williams 1.9
DRPG Jason Kidd 7.3
RPG Jason Kidd 8.6
SPG Jason Kidd 1.6
APG Jason Kidd 10.3
BPG Sean Williams 1.9
PPG Richard Jefferson 25.9

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