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1989 NBA Eastern Conference Semifinals

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League Champion: Detroit Pistons

Finals MVP: Joe Dumars (27.3/1.8/6.0)

1989 Playoff Leaders:
PTS: Michael Jordan (591)
TRB: Dennis Rodman (170)
AST: Magic Johnson (165)
WS: Michael Jordan (4.0)

2 Series

Click matchup for composite box score
1 vs. 5 Detroit Pistons vs. Milwaukee Bucks DETROIT PISTONS win 4-0
2 vs. 6 New York Knicks vs. Chicago Bulls CHICAGO BULLS win 4-2

#1.Detroit Pistons (4) vs. #5.Milwaukee Bucks (0)

Game 1
MIL
DET
80
85
Game 2
MIL
DET
92
112
Game 3
DET
MIL
110
90
Game 4
DET
MIL
96
94

Detroit Pistons (0-4)

Totals Shooting Per Game
Rk Player Age G GS MP FG FGA 3P 3PA FT FTA ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS FG% 3P% FT% MP PTS TRB AST STL BLK
1 Isiah Thomas 27 4 4 148 25 59 4 8 10 15 8 16 24 37 1 1 7 7 64 .424 .500 .667 37.0 16.0 6.0 9.3 0.3 0.3
2 Bill Laimbeer 31 4 4 131 19 38 5 15 15 18 4 43 47 3 0 4 3 12 58 .500 .333 .833 32.8 14.5 11.8 0.8 0.0 1.0
3 John Salley 24 4 0 105 20 31 0 0 14 19 11 13 24 1 0 4 4 9 54 .645 .737 26.3 13.5 6.0 0.3 0.0 1.0
4 Joe Dumars 25 4 4 154 16 40 1 4 18 20 3 11 14 29 3 0 6 9 51 .400 .250 .900 38.5 12.8 3.5 7.3 0.8 0.0
5 Mark Aguirre 29 4 4 110 22 47 2 6 3 3 4 8 12 9 1 2 2 7 49 .468 .333 1.000 27.5 12.3 3.0 2.3 0.3 0.5
6 Vinnie Johnson 32 4 0 80 18 42 3 7 7 12 4 5 9 11 1 0 11 7 46 .429 .429 .583 20.0 11.5 2.3 2.8 0.3 0.0
7 Rick Mahorn 30 4 4 87 13 21 0 0 8 11 10 15 25 1 2 7 3 13 34 .619 .727 21.8 8.5 6.3 0.3 0.5 1.8
8 James Edwards 33 4 0 61 9 13 0 0 8 8 1 3 4 3 0 1 4 9 26 .692 1.000 15.3 6.5 1.0 0.8 0.0 0.3
9 Dennis Rodman 27 4 0 79 8 17 0 2 1 4 10 15 25 4 1 1 3 17 17 .471 .000 .250 19.8 4.3 6.3 1.0 0.3 0.3
10 Fennis Dembo 23 1 0 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 1.000 2.0 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
11 Micheal Williams 22 2 0 3 0 0 0 0 2 2 1 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 2 1.000 1.5 1.0 1.0 0.5 0.5 0.0
Team Totals 4 960 151 309 15 42 86 112 56 130 186 99 10 20 44 90 403 .489 .357 .768 240.0 100.8 46.5 24.8 2.5 5.0

Advanced Stats

Totals Advanced
Rk Player Age G GS MP TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg GmSc
1 Isiah Thomas 27 4 4 148 .488 .458 7.4 12.8 10.0 40.6 0.4 0.4 9.6 23.5 119 108 14.7
2 Bill Laimbeer 31 4 4 131 .632 .566 3.3 37.3 20.9 3.9 0.0 2.4 6.1 17.9 129 100 12.7
3 John Salley 24 4 0 105 .686 .645 12.5 14.1 13.7 1.3 0.0 2.7 9.2 19.5 134 106 11.5
4 Joe Dumars 25 4 4 154 .523 .413 2.7 8.1 5.6 27.6 1.1 0.0 10.9 17.1 123 108 11.9
5 Mark Aguirre 29 4 4 110 .507 .489 4.0 7.9 6.3 15.1 0.5 1.3 4.0 21.9 116 108 8.5
6 Vinnie Johnson 32 4 0 80 .486 .464 6.0 7.6 6.8 27.6 0.8 0.0 18.9 34.5 91 109 5.3
7 Rick Mahorn 30 4 4 87 .658 .619 14.0 19.5 16.8 1.8 1.3 5.3 10.4 15.8 133 100 8.6
8 James Edwards 33 4 0 61 .787 .692 2.1 5.4 3.7 7.2 0.0 1.4 19.5 16.1 129 109 4.3
9 Dennis Rodman 27 4 0 79 .453 .471 14.6 21.5 18.2 7.2 0.7 1.1 13.8 13.1 106 104 3.3
10 Fennis Dembo 23 1 0 2 1.000 1.000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 50.0 46.6 63 109 0.7
11 Micheal Williams 22 2 0 3 1.136 43.2 33.3 37.6 41.0 18.0 0.0 0.0 13.7 234 61 2.4
Team Totals 4 960

Milwaukee Bucks (0-4)

Totals Shooting Per Game
Rk Player Age G GS MP FG FGA 3P 3PA FT FTA ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS FG% 3P% FT% MP PTS TRB AST STL BLK
1 Ricky Pierce 29 4 0 134 40 73 2 4 8 12 1 10 11 8 5 0 4 11 90 .548 .500 .667 33.5 22.5 2.8 2.0 1.3 0.0
2 Fred Roberts 28 4 4 167 27 55 0 2 22 25 5 12 17 11 1 1 8 12 76 .491 .000 .880 41.8 19.0 4.3 2.8 0.3 0.3
3 Jay Humphries 26 4 4 135 20 45 1 6 8 10 6 10 16 30 3 0 4 11 49 .444 .167 .800 33.8 12.3 4.0 7.5 0.8 0.0
4 Jack Sikma 33 4 4 133 12 41 3 10 10 12 3 15 18 9 2 3 6 17 37 .293 .300 .833 33.3 9.3 4.5 2.3 0.5 0.8
5 Larry Krystkowiak 24 3 3 76 7 20 0 2 16 18 8 9 17 1 0 0 3 6 30 .350 .000 .889 25.3 10.0 5.7 0.3 0.0 0.0
6 Sidney Moncrief 31 4 4 75 8 20 1 2 5 6 5 7 12 3 2 0 4 6 22 .400 .500 .833 18.8 5.5 3.0 0.8 0.5 0.0
7 Randy Breuer 28 4 1 96 8 17 0 0 5 11 7 25 32 3 2 4 1 7 21 .471 .455 24.0 5.3 8.0 0.8 0.5 1.0
8 Rickey Green 34 3 0 50 6 13 1 2 2 2 0 4 4 12 3 0 3 5 15 .462 .500 1.000 16.7 5.0 1.3 4.0 1.0 0.0
9 Tony Brown 28 3 0 66 4 11 0 1 3 4 2 5 7 5 2 0 1 8 11 .364 .000 .750 22.0 3.7 2.3 1.7 0.7 0.0
10 Terry Cummings 27 1 0 17 2 8 0 1 0 0 1 1 2 0 1 0 1 4 4 .250 .000 17.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 1.0 0.0
11 Paul Mokeski 32 1 0 11 0 0 0 0 1 2 1 2 3 0 0 0 0 4 1 .500 11.0 1.0 3.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Team Totals 4 960 134 303 8 30 80 102 39 100 139 82 21 8 35 91 356 .442 .267 .784 240.0 89.0 34.8 20.5 5.3 2.0

Advanced Stats

Totals Advanced
Rk Player Age G GS MP TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg GmSc
1 Ricky Pierce 29 4 0 134 .575 .562 0.7 10.0 5.0 14.8 2.1 0.0 4.9 31.0 111 120 14.8
2 Fred Roberts 28 4 4 167 .576 .491 3.5 8.6 6.0 12.1 0.3 0.4 10.8 22.2 111 122 12.7
3 Jay Humphries 26 4 4 135 .496 .456 4.8 8.7 6.9 39.2 1.2 0.0 7.5 19.7 114 121 11.9
4 Jack Sikma 33 4 4 133 .400 .329 2.3 14.3 8.0 11.4 0.9 1.6 11.5 20.0 83 118 4.1
5 Larry Krystkowiak 24 3 3 76 .537 .350 12.0 12.9 12.4 2.6 0.0 0.0 9.7 20.8 114 124 7.2
6 Sidney Moncrief 31 4 4 75 .486 .425 7.8 11.7 9.6 6.5 1.5 0.0 15.0 18.0 95 118 3.5
7 Randy Breuer 28 4 1 96 .481 .471 8.4 32.6 19.9 5.3 1.2 2.8 4.4 11.8 110 114 6.4
8 Rickey Green 34 3 0 50 .540 .500 0.0 10.0 4.5 43.1 3.6 0.0 17.8 16.3 105 119 5.3
9 Tony Brown 28 3 0 66 .431 .364 3.6 10.7 6.7 11.7 1.7 0.0 7.3 10.2 99 122 2.9
10 Terry Cummings 27 1 0 17 .250 .250 5.9 7.6 6.6 0.0 3.2 0.0 11.1 24.6 55 121 -1.4
11 Paul Mokeski 32 1 0 11 .568 10.9 19.8 15.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 4.4 149 106 0.3
Team Totals 4 960

#6.Chicago Bulls (4) vs. #2.New York Knicks (2)

Game 1
CHI
NYK
120
109
Game 2
CHI
NYK
97
114
Game 3
NYK
CHI
88
111
Game 4
NYK
CHI
93
106
Game 5
CHI
NYK
114
121
Game 6
NYK
CHI
111
113

Chicago Bulls (2-4)

Totals Shooting Per Game
Rk Player Age G GS MP FG FGA 3P 3PA FT FTA ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS FG% 3P% FT% MP PTS TRB AST STL BLK
1 Michael Jordan 25 6 6 249 71 129 4 13 68 83 12 45 57 50 15 8 25 20 214 .550 .308 .819 41.5 35.7 9.5 8.3 2.5 1.3
2 Scottie Pippen 23 6 6 217 36 62 8 16 9 10 14 28 42 29 6 4 18 23 89 .581 .500 .900 36.2 14.8 7.0 4.8 1.0 0.7
3 Bill Cartwright 31 6 6 212 32 55 0 0 24 34 12 31 43 11 5 5 19 29 88 .582 .706 35.3 14.7 7.2 1.8 0.8 0.8
4 Horace Grant 23 6 6 217 27 50 0 0 22 25 13 33 46 12 3 4 8 24 76 .540 .880 36.2 12.7 7.7 2.0 0.5 0.7
5 Craig Hodges 28 6 6 209 26 66 11 32 4 6 1 7 8 25 12 1 6 14 67 .394 .344 .667 34.8 11.2 1.3 4.2 2.0 0.2
6 John Paxson 28 6 0 121 19 37 4 11 7 8 2 2 4 14 6 0 8 11 49 .514 .364 .875 20.2 8.2 0.7 2.3 1.0 0.0
7 Charles Davis 30 6 0 85 9 25 0 2 5 7 9 13 22 5 4 0 8 10 23 .360 .000 .714 14.2 3.8 3.7 0.8 0.7 0.0
8 Dave Corzine 32 5 0 50 5 11 0 0 7 8 2 6 8 4 0 2 3 7 17 .455 .875 10.0 3.4 1.6 0.8 0.0 0.4
9 Will Perdue 23 3 0 22 6 9 0 1 2 3 3 3 6 2 0 0 0 4 14 .667 .000 .667 7.3 4.7 2.0 0.7 0.0 0.0
10 Brad Sellers 26 6 0 53 7 24 0 0 0 2 9 1 10 6 1 0 2 8 14 .292 .000 8.8 2.3 1.7 1.0 0.2 0.0
11 Jack Haley 25 3 0 5 2 3 0 0 1 2 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 5 .667 .500 1.7 1.7 0.3 0.3 0.0 0.0
12 Sam Vincent 25 5 0 25 1 6 0 0 3 4 1 1 2 1 1 1 2 1 5 .167 .750 5.0 1.0 0.4 0.2 0.2 0.2
Team Totals 6 1465 241 477 27 75 152 192 78 171 249 160 53 25 99 151 661 .505 .360 .792 244.2 110.2 41.5 26.7 8.8 4.2

Advanced Stats

Totals Advanced
Rk Player Age G GS MP TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg GmSc
1 Michael Jordan 25 6 6 249 .646 .566 5.8 19.7 13.4 37.2 3.1 2.4 13.1 34.3 129 105 31.8
2 Scottie Pippen 23 6 6 217 .670 .645 7.9 14.7 11.5 20.9 1.4 1.5 21.3 17.2 117 112 13.3
3 Bill Cartwright 31 6 6 212 .629 .582 8.1 17.2 12.5 7.6 1.2 1.7 21.4 18.8 108 112 10.3
4 Horace Grant 23 6 6 217 .623 .540 8.1 17.2 12.8 8.1 0.7 1.4 11.6 14.1 127 112 11.0
5 Craig Hodges 28 6 6 209 .488 .477 0.7 3.5 2.3 16.4 3.0 0.3 8.0 15.9 109 113 8.6
6 John Paxson 28 6 0 121 .605 .568 1.8 1.4 1.8 17.7 2.6 0.0 16.5 17.8 112 116 6.0
7 Charles Davis 30 6 0 85 .410 .360 12.3 17.9 14.8 8.4 2.3 0.0 22.2 18.1 85 107 2.3
8 Dave Corzine 32 5 0 50 .585 .455 4.5 14.9 9.6 11.2 0.0 2.6 17.1 15.0 113 117 2.5
9 Will Perdue 23 3 0 22 .678 .667 13.9 13.4 15.4 12.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 20.2 146 111 4.2
10 Brad Sellers 26 6 0 53 .281 .292 20.5 1.8 11.0 16.6 1.0 0.0 7.4 22.2 88 116 1.0
11 Jack Haley 25 3 0 5 .644 .667 0.0 20.0 11.7 -87.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 31.5 145 107 1.4
12 Sam Vincent 25 5 0 25 .322 .167 4.5 3.7 4.5 5.2 2.1 3.1 20.5 16.7 72 107 0.4
Team Totals 6 1465

New York Knicks (2-4)

Totals Shooting Per Game
Rk Player Age G GS MP FG FGA 3P 3PA FT FTA ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS FG% 3P% FT% MP PTS TRB AST STL BLK
1 Patrick Ewing 26 6 6 232 50 100 0 0 28 38 18 42 60 19 8 11 11 23 128 .500 .737 38.7 21.3 10.0 3.2 1.3 1.8
2 Johnny Newman 25 6 6 163 33 72 7 24 20 25 8 7 15 11 5 1 11 16 93 .458 .292 .800 27.2 15.5 2.5 1.8 0.8 0.2
3 Mark Jackson 23 6 6 221 34 65 6 17 13 21 5 15 20 63 9 1 21 6 87 .523 .353 .619 36.8 14.5 3.3 10.5 1.5 0.2
4 Gerald Wilkins 25 6 6 182 33 83 1 9 14 18 4 9 13 29 6 1 15 18 81 .398 .111 .778 30.3 13.5 2.2 4.8 1.0 0.2
5 Trent Tucker 29 6 0 119 22 44 13 25 2 4 8 5 13 8 9 1 5 16 59 .500 .520 .500 19.8 9.8 2.2 1.3 1.5 0.2
6 Charles Oakley 25 6 6 187 21 39 0 0 13 19 25 35 60 6 10 1 12 21 55 .538 .684 31.2 9.2 10.0 1.0 1.7 0.2
7 Kiki Vandeweghe 30 6 0 107 20 34 2 5 10 11 2 5 7 6 1 1 3 7 52 .588 .400 .909 17.8 8.7 1.2 1.0 0.2 0.2
8 Rod Strickland 22 6 0 75 12 32 1 1 5 12 4 5 9 17 4 1 8 14 30 .375 1.000 .417 12.5 5.0 1.5 2.8 0.7 0.2
9 Sidney Green 28 6 0 83 8 18 0 0 7 8 10 16 26 4 1 1 6 16 23 .444 .875 13.8 3.8 4.3 0.7 0.2 0.2
10 Kenny Walker 24 6 0 74 3 12 0 0 14 19 5 9 14 2 1 3 3 17 20 .250 .737 12.3 3.3 2.3 0.3 0.2 0.5
11 Pete Myers 25 3 0 13 0 0 0 0 4 6 1 2 3 1 0 1 0 2 4 .667 4.3 1.3 1.0 0.3 0.0 0.3
12 Eddie Lee Wilkins 26 4 0 9 2 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 2 1 4 .400 2.3 1.0 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0
Team Totals 6 1465 238 504 30 81 130 181 90 151 241 166 54 23 97 157 636 .472 .370 .718 244.2 106.0 40.2 27.7 9.0 3.8

Advanced Stats

Totals Advanced
Rk Player Age G GS MP TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg GmSc
1 Patrick Ewing 26 6 6 232 .548 .500 9.1 24.0 16.1 13.7 1.8 3.5 8.6 23.7 116 112 18.0
2 Johnny Newman 25 6 6 163 .560 .507 5.7 6.3 5.9 11.2 1.6 0.4 11.7 24.8 109 120 9.6
3 Mark Jackson 23 6 6 221 .586 .569 2.7 8.7 5.4 41.7 2.1 0.3 22.0 18.6 115 117 15.1
4 Gerald Wilkins 25 6 6 182 .445 .404 3.1 6.0 4.4 25.0 1.7 0.3 14.2 25.3 95 119 7.5
5 Trent Tucker 29 6 0 119 .645 .648 6.8 5.1 6.4 12.5 3.9 0.6 9.9 18.4 120 114 7.9
6 Charles Oakley 25 6 6 187 .581 .538 14.3 23.8 19.0 4.7 2.8 0.4 20.2 13.5 110 112 9.4
7 Kiki Vandeweghe 30 6 0 107 .669 .618 1.6 6.3 3.7 7.5 0.5 0.5 7.2 17.0 130 120 6.5
8 Rod Strickland 22 6 0 75 .402 .391 5.0 9.7 6.7 36.8 2.8 1.1 17.7 25.9 88 116 2.8
9 Sidney Green 28 6 0 83 .534 .444 15.0 24.2 18.9 6.3 0.6 0.9 21.8 14.1 106 115 2.9
10 Kenny Walker 24 6 0 74 .491 .250 6.1 15.1 11.0 3.9 0.7 2.6 12.8 13.6 106 116 2.0
11 Pete Myers 25 3 0 13 .758 8.0 17.2 12.4 12.3 0.0 4.5 0.0 9.0 173 118 1.7
12 Eddie Lee Wilkins 26 4 0 9 .400 .400 0.0 11.3 6.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 28.6 32.0 49 118 -0.2
Team Totals 6 1465