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1990 NBA Eastern Conference Semifinals

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League Champion: Detroit Pistons

Finals MVP: Isiah Thomas (27.6/5.2/7.0)

1990 Playoff Leaders:
PTS: Michael Jordan (587)
TRB: Bill Laimbeer (211)
AST: Kevin Johnson (170)
WS: Michael Jordan (4.0)

2 Series

Click matchup for composite box score
1 vs. 5 Detroit Pistons vs. New York Knicks DETROIT PISTONS win 4-1
2 vs. 3 Philadelphia 76ers vs. Chicago Bulls CHICAGO BULLS win 4-1

#1.Detroit Pistons (4) vs. #5.New York Knicks (1)

Game 1
NYK
DET
77
112
Game 2
NYK
DET
97
104
Game 3
DET
NYK
103
111
Game 4
DET
NYK
102
90
Game 5
NYK
DET
84
95

Detroit Pistons (4-1)

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 James Edwards 34 5 5 145 40 68 0 0 17 24 5 8 13 3 3 1 9 22 97 .588 .708 29.0 19.4 2.6 0.6 0.6 0.2
2 Isiah Thomas 28 5 5 181 35 80 9 23 13 17 3 19 22 42 8 0 16 12 92 .438 .391 .765 36.2 18.4 4.4 8.4 1.6 0.0
3 Joe Dumars 26 5 5 180 27 59 0 1 21 23 7 7 14 29 7 0 9 8 75 .458 .000 .913 36.0 15.0 2.8 5.8 1.4 0.0
4 Mark Aguirre 30 5 0 94 28 50 1 6 5 10 7 14 21 7 4 1 5 11 62 .560 .167 .500 18.8 12.4 4.2 1.4 0.8 0.2
5 Vinnie Johnson 33 5 0 114 27 51 1 1 1 2 7 7 14 15 0 1 6 4 56 .529 1.000 .500 22.8 11.2 2.8 3.0 0.0 0.2
6 Bill Laimbeer 32 5 5 159 22 47 5 11 1 1 10 40 50 5 4 5 8 14 50 .468 .455 1.000 31.8 10.0 10.0 1.0 0.8 1.0
7 John Salley 25 5 0 119 11 28 0 0 18 26 12 18 30 7 2 10 5 18 40 .393 .692 23.8 8.0 6.0 1.4 0.4 2.0
8 Dennis Rodman 28 5 5 170 18 31 0 0 2 6 18 35 53 5 3 4 7 12 38 .581 .333 34.0 7.6 10.6 1.0 0.6 0.8
9 William Bedford 26 1 0 7 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .250 7.0 2.0 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
10 Dave Greenwood 32 2 0 14 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 2 1.000 .000 7.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 0.0
11 Scott Hastings 29 1 0 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 1.000 5.0 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
12 Gerald Henderson 34 2 0 12 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 4 1 0 1 2 0 .000 6.0 0.0 1.0 2.0 0.5 0.0
Team Totals 5 1200 211 421 16 42 78 111 70 151 221 117 33 22 66 108 516 .501 .381 .703 240.0 103.2 44.2 23.4 6.6 4.4

Advanced Stats

Totals Advanced
Rk Player Age G GS MP TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg GmSc
1 James Edwards 34 5 5 145 .617 .588 3.3 5.8 4.9 3.2 1.1 0.5 10.3 27.2 117 107 7.4
2 Isiah Thomas 28 5 5 181 .526 .494 1.6 11.9 7.0 34.2 2.4 0.0 15.5 25.6 109 103 10.4
3 Joe Dumars 26 5 5 180 .543 .458 3.9 4.6 4.4 22.3 2.0 0.0 11.5 19.4 119 106 11.0
4 Mark Aguirre 30 5 0 94 .570 .570 8.8 17.5 12.4 14.3 2.2 0.7 8.4 28.0 114 98 20.0
5 Vinnie Johnson 33 5 0 114 .540 .539 7.8 6.5 7.2 20.3 0.0 0.5 10.4 22.8 113 107 8.3
6 Bill Laimbeer 32 5 5 159 .527 .521 7.5 28.1 18.0 3.8 1.3 2.0 14.4 15.7 101 97 3.0
7 John Salley 25 5 0 119 .507 .393 12.1 18.5 14.6 7.9 0.9 5.4 11.3 16.8 113 100 5.2
8 Dennis Rodman 28 5 5 170 .565 .581 13.4 23.4 18.1 3.9 1.0 1.5 17.2 10.7 113 100 5.6
9 William Bedford 26 1 0 7 .250 .250 0.0 23.2 13.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 24.1 62 77 -0.2
10 Dave Greenwood 32 2 0 14 .532 1.000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.6 0.0 0.0 5.7 89 98 -1.2
11 Scott Hastings 29 1 0 5 1.000 1.000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 8.4 200 91 1.3
12 Gerald Henderson 34 2 0 12 .000 .000 7.0 6.8 8.5 33.3 4.2 0.0 50.0 7.0 90 81 0.7
Team Totals 5 1200

New York Knicks (1-4)

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 27 5 5 186 48 103 0 1 40 42 6 42 48 11 4 11 13 19 136 .466 .000 .952 37.2 27.2 9.6 2.2 0.8 2.2
2 Maurice Cheeks 33 5 5 184 25 54 0 2 13 13 7 16 23 41 7 2 9 10 63 .463 .000 1.000 36.8 12.6 4.6 8.2 1.4 0.4
3 Gerald Wilkins 26 5 5 162 27 62 0 4 7 8 4 10 14 20 7 1 9 11 61 .435 .000 .875 32.4 12.2 2.8 4.0 1.4 0.2
4 Charles Oakley 26 5 5 188 21 42 0 0 14 22 22 41 63 13 6 0 13 14 56 .500 .636 37.6 11.2 12.6 2.6 1.2 0.0
5 Kiki Vandeweghe 31 5 5 121 13 33 5 10 7 8 4 1 5 9 4 1 5 7 38 .394 .500 .875 24.2 7.6 1.0 1.8 0.8 0.2
6 Johnny Newman 26 5 0 100 8 26 1 4 10 15 3 4 7 4 3 2 9 18 27 .308 .250 .667 20.0 5.4 1.4 0.8 0.6 0.4
7 Mark Jackson 24 5 0 45 8 18 0 1 5 8 1 3 4 9 1 0 4 4 21 .444 .000 .625 9.0 4.2 0.8 1.8 0.2 0.0
8 Trent Tucker 30 5 0 91 8 24 3 9 2 2 2 5 7 6 4 0 2 10 21 .333 .333 1.000 18.2 4.2 1.4 1.2 0.8 0.0
9 Eddie Lee Wilkins 27 3 0 27 7 14 0 0 2 7 5 5 10 0 1 0 1 4 16 .500 .286 9.0 5.3 3.3 0.0 0.3 0.0
10 Kenny Walker 25 5 0 82 7 15 0 0 1 2 2 8 10 3 0 3 1 8 15 .467 .500 16.4 3.0 2.0 0.6 0.0 0.6
11 Brian Quinnett 23 1 0 9 1 2 1 1 0 0 4 3 7 2 0 0 0 1 3 .500 1.000 9.0 3.0 7.0 2.0 0.0 0.0
12 Stuart Gray 26 1 0 5 1 3 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 0 1 0 2 1 2 .333 5.0 2.0 3.0 0.0 1.0 0.0
Team Totals 5 1200 174 396 10 32 101 127 63 138 201 118 38 20 68 107 459 .439 .313 .795 240.0 91.8 40.2 23.6 7.6 4.0

Advanced Stats

Totals Advanced
Rk Player Age G GS MP TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg GmSc
1 Patrick Ewing 27 5 5 186 .560 .466 4.4 26.6 15.1 13.3 1.1 3.7 9.7 33.7 110 108 13.8
2 Maurice Cheeks 33 5 5 184 .527 .463 4.2 9.4 7.1 38.0 2.0 0.7 13.1 17.5 116 115 15.8
3 Gerald Wilkins 26 5 5 162 .466 .435 2.4 7.0 4.9 22.5 2.3 0.4 12.1 21.3 94 115 11.8
4 Charles Oakley 26 5 5 188 .542 .500 13.8 24.2 19.5 11.1 1.7 0.0 20.1 16.1 105 111 4.4
5 Kiki Vandeweghe 31 5 5 121 .520 .470 3.6 1.0 2.2 11.4 1.8 0.5 12.0 15.9 104 118 3.7
6 Johnny Newman 26 5 0 100 .414 .327 3.4 4.6 3.9 5.9 1.7 1.3 21.6 19.3 76 116 2.4
7 Mark Jackson 24 5 0 45 .488 .444 2.7 7.9 5.0 34.9 1.1 0.0 15.7 26.2 95 118 4.7
8 Trent Tucker 30 5 0 91 .422 .396 2.6 7.0 4.3 10.8 2.4 0.0 7.4 13.2 95 116 1.6
9 Eddie Lee Wilkins 27 3 0 27 .468 .500 15.1 21.5 18.4 0.0 1.9 0.0 5.5 27.9 98 115 0.0
10 Kenny Walker 25 5 0 82 .472 .467 2.3 11.4 6.6 6.1 0.0 2.2 5.9 9.4 101 119 2.0
11 Brian Quinnett 23 1 0 9 .750 .750 36.2 37.2 36.6 40.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 9.1 184 113 6.7
12 Stuart Gray 26 1 0 5 .333 .333 48.8 0.0 28.2 0.0 10.0 0.0 40.0 40.8 56 103 1.0
Team Totals 5 1200

#3.Chicago Bulls (4) vs. #2.Philadelphia 76ers (1)

Game 1
PHI
CHI
85
96
Game 2
PHI
CHI
96
101
Game 3
CHI
PHI
112
118
Game 4
CHI
PHI
111
101
Game 5
PHI
CHI
99
117

Chicago Bulls (4-1)

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 26 5 5 212 86 157 9 23 34 40 10 23 33 37 20 6 18 15 215 .548 .391 .850 42.4 43.0 6.6 7.4 4.0 1.2
2 Scottie Pippen 24 4 3 158 32 60 1 6 18 26 8 19 27 25 6 7 13 15 83 .533 .167 .692 39.5 20.8 6.8 6.3 1.5 1.8
3 Horace Grant 24 5 5 187 25 39 0 0 4 12 16 23 39 12 7 4 4 14 54 .641 .333 37.4 10.8 7.8 2.4 1.4 0.8
4 Stacey King 23 5 2 104 20 43 0 1 14 19 9 12 21 3 4 3 6 13 54 .465 .000 .737 20.8 10.8 4.2 0.6 0.8 0.6
5 Bill Cartwright 32 5 5 163 16 36 0 0 8 11 10 21 31 5 1 1 9 13 40 .444 .727 32.6 8.0 6.2 1.0 0.2 0.2
6 B.J. Armstrong 22 5 0 91 9 20 0 1 9 10 0 8 8 17 6 0 4 6 27 .450 .000 .900 18.2 5.4 1.6 3.4 1.2 0.0
7 John Paxson 29 5 5 132 9 21 0 1 2 2 1 7 8 26 5 0 1 15 20 .429 .000 1.000 26.4 4.0 1.6 5.2 1.0 0.0
8 Craig Hodges 29 5 0 69 7 19 3 10 0 0 3 3 6 4 2 0 3 8 17 .368 .300 13.8 3.4 1.2 0.8 0.4 0.0
9 Ed Nealy 29 4 0 57 7 12 0 1 1 1 3 16 19 2 2 0 1 14 15 .583 .000 1.000 14.3 3.8 4.8 0.5 0.5 0.0
10 Will Perdue 24 5 0 25 5 12 0 1 2 3 3 3 6 0 0 0 1 3 12 .417 .000 .667 5.0 2.4 1.2 0.0 0.0 0.0
11 Charles Davis 31 1 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Team Totals 5 1200 216 420 13 44 92 124 63 135 198 131 53 21 60 117 537 .514 .295 .742 240.0 107.4 39.6 26.2 10.6 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 26 5 5 212 .616 .576 5.8 13.5 9.8 35.0 4.9 2.0 9.3 40.8 124 103 35.8
2 Scottie Pippen 24 4 3 158 .581 .542 6.0 15.7 10.6 22.7 1.9 3.1 15.4 24.2 112 107 26.2
3 Horace Grant 24 5 5 187 .610 .641 10.8 15.4 12.6 8.4 2.0 1.5 8.3 11.6 128 108 17.6
4 Stacey King 23 5 2 104 .526 .465 11.2 13.5 12.1 4.1 2.0 1.9 10.5 24.6 109 109 8.7
5 Bill Cartwright 32 5 5 163 .490 .444 7.2 15.9 11.5 3.9 0.3 0.5 18.1 13.9 95 112 9.1
6 B.J. Armstrong 22 5 0 91 .553 .450 0.0 11.5 5.7 23.8 3.3 0.0 14.1 13.9 121 110 5.7
7 John Paxson 29 5 5 132 .457 .429 0.8 6.6 3.7 23.1 2.0 0.0 4.4 7.7 130 111 5.0
8 Craig Hodges 29 5 0 69 .447 .447 5.4 5.1 5.3 7.1 1.5 0.0 13.6 14.4 92 114 0.6
9 Ed Nealy 29 4 0 57 .603 .583 6.6 34.9 20.9 5.2 1.9 0.0 7.4 10.3 121 106 -1.4
10 Will Perdue 24 5 0 25 .450 .417 15.4 13.6 14.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 7.0 25.3 100 111 -0.7
11 Charles Davis 31 1 0 2 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 22.8 0 105 -1.1
Team Totals 5 1200

Philadelphia 76ers (1-4)

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 Charles Barkley 26 5 5 218 41 77 1 7 36 58 35 50 85 25 4 4 19 20 119 .532 .143 .621 43.6 23.8 17.0 5.0 0.8 0.8
2 Hersey Hawkins 23 5 5 211 31 65 7 20 30 32 4 12 16 23 3 3 21 14 99 .477 .350 .938 42.2 19.8 3.2 4.6 0.6 0.6
3 Mike Gminski 30 5 5 179 39 65 0 3 4 4 3 23 26 8 4 8 9 13 82 .600 .000 1.000 35.8 16.4 5.2 1.6 0.8 1.6
4 Johnny Dawkins 26 5 5 209 28 59 0 4 24 31 3 10 13 42 9 1 17 6 80 .475 .000 .774 41.8 16.0 2.6 8.4 1.8 0.2
5 Ron Anderson 31 5 0 144 25 56 2 3 9 10 2 16 18 6 2 0 10 11 61 .446 .667 .900 28.8 12.2 3.6 1.2 0.4 0.0
6 Rick Mahorn 31 5 5 161 16 39 0 1 8 9 7 17 24 9 2 4 5 24 40 .410 .000 .889 32.2 8.0 4.8 1.8 0.4 0.8
7 Scott Brooks 24 4 0 31 3 8 1 2 3 4 1 3 4 6 1 0 1 4 10 .375 .500 .750 7.8 2.5 1.0 1.5 0.3 0.0
8 Bob Thornton 27 5 0 44 2 7 0 0 2 4 2 3 5 1 0 1 1 12 6 .286 .500 8.8 1.2 1.0 0.2 0.0 0.2
9 Kenny Payne 23 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 2 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000 .000 1.000 1.0 2.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
10 Lanard Copeland 24 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
11 Kurt Nimphius 31 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 1.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Team Totals 5 1200 185 379 11 41 118 154 59 134 193 120 25 21 83 105 499 .488 .268 .766 240.0 99.8 38.6 24.0 5.0 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 Charles Barkley 26 5 5 218 .580 .539 19.5 27.7 24.0 20.1 1.0 1.1 15.6 24.9 116 113 14.2
2 Hersey Hawkins 23 5 5 211 .626 .531 2.2 6.8 4.6 17.5 0.7 1.0 21.0 21.6 109 119 6.3
3 Mike Gminski 30 5 5 179 .614 .600 2.1 16.1 9.0 7.2 1.1 2.9 11.9 19.2 112 114 16.7
4 Johnny Dawkins 26 5 5 209 .551 .475 1.9 5.9 3.9 31.4 2.2 0.3 19.0 19.6 108 117 17.2
5 Ron Anderson 31 5 0 144 .505 .464 1.7 13.6 7.6 6.7 0.7 0.0 14.2 22.1 92 119 14.0
6 Rick Mahorn 31 5 5 161 .466 .410 5.3 12.3 9.0 8.9 0.7 1.6 10.4 13.7 101 117 7.4
7 Scott Brooks 24 4 0 31 .512 .438 4.1 11.6 7.8 26.6 1.6 0.0 9.3 15.0 119 117 -0.5
8 Bob Thornton 27 5 0 44 .342 .286 5.2 7.3 6.6 2.8 0.0 1.4 10.2 9.6 82 121 0.5
9 Kenny Payne 23 1 0 1 .532 .000 100.0 0.0 65.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 87.0 148 133 1.6
10 Lanard Copeland 24 1 0 1 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 46.3 0 136 -0.7
11 Kurt Nimphius 31 1 0 1 .000 .000 100.0 0.0 65.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 46.3 66 136 0.0
Team Totals 5 1200