Denver 89, Houston 103

March 2, 2008

Regular Season

Toyota Center (Houston, Texas)

Attendance: 18,168

Officials: Bob Delaney, Zach Zarba

Team Rebounds: Denver (8) Houston (9)

Technicals: Denver (1 (Bench)) Houston (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
DEN (35-24) 18 22 31 18 89
HOU (39-20) 21 29 30 23 103

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
DEN 92 96.8 112.1
HOU 92 112.1 96.8

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
DEN .462 0.185 0.300 0.203
HOU .544 0.152 0.273 0.056

Denver Nuggets

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
15 Carmelo Anthony Starter SF 38:58 7-17 0-2 5-6 6.2 1.0 5 6 4 5 0 0 4 19
23 Marcus Camby Starter C 32:40 3-4 0-0 2-2 14.8 2.0 6 8 3 2 0 2 0 8
5 Anthony Carter Starter PG 22:19 4-4 1-1 1-2 12.8 0.0 0 0 5 1 3 0 1 10
3 Allen Iverson Starter SG 41:41 7-22 1-7 2-3 4.9 1.0 2 3 4 0 3 0 4 17
4 Kenyon Martin Starter PF 37:10 4-13 0-0 4-8 4.2 2.0 8 10 1 4 1 1 4 12
5 Yakhouba Diawara Bench SG 01:49 1-2 0-1 1-1 1.1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
0 Taurean Green Bench PG 01:14 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.8 0.0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
45 Steven Hunter Bench C 01:49 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
43 Linas Kleiza Bench SF 17:57 1-5 1-2 0-0 -0.5 2.0 1 3 0 1 0 0 2 3
21 Eduardo Najera Bench PF 19:22 2-4 1-2 0-0 6.5 4.0 2 6 1 2 0 0 1 5
5 J.R. Smith Bench SG 25:01 4-8 3-5 1-2 9.5 0.0 3 3 1 2 3 0 1 12
  Team                   8            
        240 33-79 7-20 16-24 88.2 12 28 48 19 17 10 3 17 89
          41.8% 35.0% 66.7%                    

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 32:17 7-15 2-4 0-0 15.0 0.0 3 3 8 2 2 0 1 16
31 Shane Battier Starter SF 42:09 7-15 5-10 1-1 15.9 1.0 4 5 3 3 1 2 1 20
3 Tracy McGrady Starter SG 41:25 10-21 1-6 1-2 13.5 2.0 4 6 6 0 3 0 6 22
55 Dikembe Mutombo Starter C 23:59 1-2 0-0 0-0 6.2 2.0 3 5 0 3 0 3 0 2
4 Luis Scola Starter PF 33:33 9-18 0-0 0-0 11.2 3.0 11 14 2 3 0 0 5 18
0 Aaron Brooks Bench PG 01:14 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
44 Chuck Hayes Bench PF 08:05 0-0 0-0 0-0 -1.8 0.0 1 1 0 3 0 0 1 0
2 Luther Head Bench SF 16:20 3-5 2-3 1-1 7.1 0.0 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 9
8 Bobby Jackson Bench SG 14:29 2-4 0-1 0-0 4.5 1.0 2 3 2 2 0 0 0 4
Bobby Jones Bench SG 01:14 0-1 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 Carl Landry Bench PF 24:01 5-8 0-1 2-2 9.2 3.0 2 5 1 3 0 0 0 12
20 Steve Novak Bench PF 01:14 0-1 0-1 0-0 -1.2 0.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Team                   9         1  
        240 44-90 10-26 5-6 97.8 12 32 53 23 21 7 5 15 103
          48.9% 38.5% 83.3%                    

Denver Nuggets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Anthony Carter
8p, 3.2r, 6a
Allen Iverson
26.7p, 3.1r, 7.2a
Carmelo Anthony
25.9p, 7.4r, 3.3a
Kenyon Martin
11.6p, 6.5r, 1.1a
Marcus Camby
9.4p, 14.1r, 2.9a
Rotation  
 
J.R. Smith
10.7p, 1.9r, 1.5a
Linas Kleiza
11.3p, 4.3r, 1.2a
Eduardo Najera
5.7p, 4.5r, 1.1a
 
 
Lim PT Taurean Green
2.1p, 0.8r, 0.9a
Yakhouba Diawara
3p, 1.1r, 0.7a
 
 
 
 
Steven Hunter
2.1p, 1.8r, 0a

Houston Rockets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Rafer Alston
12.3p, 3.5r, 5.8a
Tracy McGrady
21.3p, 4.9r, 5.6a
Shane Battier
8.9p, 5.1r, 1.9a
Luis Scola
9.1p, 5.5r, 1.3a
Dikembe Mutombo
1p, 3.4r, 0.1a
Rotation  
 
Bobby Jackson
7p, 2.4r, 1.8a
Luther Head
7.9p, 1.7r, 1.8a
Carl Landry
8p, 5r, 0.5a
 
 
Lim PT Aaron Brooks
4.3p, 1r, 1.6a
Bobby Jones
3.5p, 1.8r, 0.6a
 
 
Chuck Hayes
2.8p, 5.5r, 1a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
Steve Novak
3.3p, 0.9r, 0.3a
 
 

Denver Nuggets Leaders

MPG Allen Iverson 42.4
FG% Jelani McCoy 1.000
3P% J.R. Smith .402
FT% Mike Wilks 1.000
ORPG Marcus Camby 3.3
DRPG Marcus Camby 10.7
RPG Marcus Camby 14.1
SPG Allen Iverson 2.1
APG Allen Iverson 7.2
BPG Marcus Camby 4.0
PPG Allen Iverson 26.7

Houston Rockets Leaders

MPG Yao Ming 37.2
FG% Gerald Green 1.000
3P% Steve Novak .467
FT% Steve Novak 1.000
ORPG Yao Ming 3.1
DRPG Yao Ming 7.7
RPG Yao Ming 10.8
SPG Rafer Alston 1.3
APG Rafer Alston 5.8
BPG Yao Ming 2.0
PPG Yao Ming 22.0

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