National Basketball Association
BOXSCORE | RECAP
Houston 84, Chicago 77
When: 8:30 PM ET, Monday, January 8, 2007
Where: United Center, Chicago, Illinois
Officials: #41 Ken Mauer, #19 James Capers, #46 Matt Boland
Attendance: 21983
Final Scoring Summary
 
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Houston 1614243084
Chicago 1822112677
Team Records
 
Team W/L Home Away Streak
Houston 22-13 12-3 10-10 W1
Chicago 20-15 15-4 5-11 L1
Recap Quick Hits
  • With this loss, the Chicago Bulls have a 15-4 record at home this season. The Houston Rockets are 10-10 while on the road this season.
  • Chicago has a streak of 1 straight up loss. The Bulls have won 5 of their last 10 games.
  • Houston has a streak of 1 straight up win. The Rockets have won 7 of their last 10 games.
  • Ben Gordon played 35:19 minutes and scored 24 points. He shot 50.0% from the field and has averaged 24.8 points over the last five games.
  • Tracy McGrady played 41:20 minutes and scored 31 points. He shot 48.3% from the field and has averaged 35 points over the last five games.
  • Following this game the Chicago Bulls average 99.7 points per game and hold opponents to 95.0 points per game. The Houston Rockets average 95.2 points per game and hold opponents to 89.6 points per game.
Top Game Performances
 
Houston   Chicago
Tracy McGrady 31 Scoring Ben Gordon 24
Tracy McGrady 8 Assists Ben Gordon 5
Dikembe Mutombo 16 Rebounds Andres Nocioni 11
Chuck Hayes 2 Free Throws Made Luol Deng 6
Rafer Alston 3 Steals Malik Allen 1
Shane Battier 3 Blocks Kirk Hinrich 2
Team Stats Summary
 
Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Houston 84 39.1 8-32 8-11 21 51 5 9 13
Chicago 77 36.6 3-15 14-16 17 45 3 6 12
Upcoming Games
  • Chicago will play their next game on the road against Washington. The Bulls have a W/L % of .600 after a win and .500 after a loss.
  • Houston will play their next game at home against L.A. Lakers. The Rockets have a W/L % of .571 after a win and .769 after a loss.