Houston 90, Cleveland 99

December 23, 2008

Regular Season

Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse (Cleveland, Ohio)

Attendance: 20,562

Officials: Rodney Mott, Scott Foster, Phil Robinson

Team Rebounds: Houston (8) Cleveland (5)

Technicals: Houston (0) Cleveland (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
HOU (19-10) 23 24 19 24 90
CLE (24-4) 26 21 26 26 99

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
HOU 89 101.5 111.7
CLE 89 111.7 101.5

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
HOU .500 0.181 0.188 0.250
CLE .538 0.158 0.220 0.192

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 30:25 8-11 4-7 0-0 15.8 0.0 2 2 4 1 2 0 3 20
31 Shane Battier Starter SF 39:37 1-6 1-4 0-0 0.0 0.0 4 4 2 5 0 0 1 3
3 Tracy McGrady Starter SG 30:29 2-7 0-1 0-0 5.5 0.0 1 1 6 2 2 0 1 4
11 Yao Ming Starter C 22:58 3-10 0-0 13-13 6.1 1.0 4 5 1 5 0 1 4 19
4 Luis Scola Starter PF 31:41 5-10 0-0 1-2 10.0 3.0 5 8 3 1 1 0 3 11
96 Metta World Peace Bench SF 31:55 5-14 3-8 1-3 3.1 1.0 3 4 0 3 0 0 1 14
17 Brent Barry Bench SG 08:09 1-1 1-1 0-0 3.0 0.0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3
0 Aaron Brooks Bench PG 21:26 3-7 1-3 3-3 10.6 0.0 4 4 3 0 0 1 0 10
44 Chuck Hayes Bench PF 15:22 2-4 0-0 0-0 4.2 1.0 1 2 1 1 2 0 1 4
14 Carl Landry Bench PF 07:58 1-2 0-0 0-0 -1.2 0.0 1 1 0 3 1 0 2 2
  Team                   8         1  
        240 31-72 10-24 18-21 85.1 6 26 40 20 21 8 2 17 90
          43.1% 41.7% 85.7%                    

Cleveland Cavaliers

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
11 Zydrunas Ilgauskas Starter C 27:06 5-9 1-1 0-0 6.5 0.0 3 3 1 6 0 2 0 11
23 LeBron James Starter SF 38:20 11-23 0-3 5-7 15.1 1.0 8 9 5 2 3 1 7 27
4 Ben Wallace Starter PF 29:23 3-5 0-0 0-0 7.5 1.0 5 6 0 1 2 0 1 6
13 Delonte West Starter SG 20:32 3-8 1-3 3-3 5.9 0.0 2 2 4 1 0 0 2 10
52 Mo Williams Starter PG 37:42 8-13 2-5 5-5 16.4 0.0 4 4 4 2 1 0 2 23
1 Daniel Gibson Bench PG 28:13 3-7 3-6 2-2 11.2 1.0 5 6 1 1 1 0 0 11
3 Sasha Pavlovic Bench SG 12:57 1-3 1-3 0-0 3.8 3.0 0 3 1 0 0 1 2 3
10 Wally Szczerbiak Bench SF 15:38 1-3 0-1 0-0 0.2 1.0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 2
17 Anderson Varejao Bench C 26:16 3-6 0-0 0-0 7.2 2.0 5 7 0 4 1 1 0 6
55 Lorenzen Wright Bench C 03:53 0-1 0-0 0-0 -0.8 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Team                   5            
        240 38-78 8-22 15-17 91.1 9 32 46 16 18 8 5 14 99
          48.7% 36.4% 88.2%                    

Houston Rockets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Rafer Alston
12.1p, 3.2r, 5.2a
Tracy McGrady
16.1p, 4.8r, 4.8a
Shane Battier
7.8p, 3.8r, 2.3a
Luis Scola
11.2p, 7.4r, 1.3a
Yao Ming
20.1p, 9.6r, 1.6a
Rotation Aaron Brooks
11.3p, 2.2r, 2.6a
 
 
Metta World Peace
15.5p, 5.5r, 3a
Chuck Hayes
1.3p, 3.7r, 0.7a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
Brent Barry
3.1p, 1.8r, 1.1a
 
 
Carl Landry
8.8p, 5.1r, 0.8a
 
 

Cleveland Cavaliers Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Mo Williams
15.8p, 3.3r, 4.1a
Delonte West
12.1p, 3r, 3.5a
LeBron James
27.6p, 6.8r, 6.3a
Ben Wallace
2.9p, 6.8r, 0.7a
Zydrunas Ilgauskas
14.5p, 7.1r, 1.6a
Rotation Daniel Gibson
9.3p, 2.3r, 1.9a
Sasha Pavlovic
3.6p, 1.7r, 1a
Wally Szczerbiak
6.8p, 2.6r, 0.9a
 
 
Anderson Varejao
8.6p, 6.7r, 1.1a
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lorenzen Wright
0.7p, 0.6r, 0.1a

Houston Rockets Leaders

MPG Metta World Peace 36.7
FG% Carl Landry .579
3P% Tracy McGrady .417
FT% Luther Head 1.000
ORPG Yao Ming 2.7
DRPG Yao Ming 6.9
RPG Yao Ming 9.6
SPG Metta World Peace 1.7
APG Rafer Alston 5.2
BPG Yao Ming 1.8
PPG Yao Ming 20.1

Cleveland Cavaliers Leaders

MPG LeBron James 36.1
FG% Anderson Varejao .555
3P% Zydrunas Ilgauskas .500
FT% Tarence Kinsey 1.000
ORPG Ben Wallace 2.5
DRPG LeBron James 5.4
RPG Zydrunas Ilgauskas 7.1
SPG LeBron James 2.0
APG LeBron James 6.3
BPG Ben Wallace 1.8
PPG LeBron James 27.6

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