Allan Houston or Latrell Sprewell: Who's the better bargain for the Knicks?
Rebounds


Number
of rebounds:


Allan Houston 
283

Latrell Sprewell 
347

Glen Rice 
307

Marcus Camby 
723

Larry Johnson 
363

Free
Throws


Free
throws made:

Free
throws taken:

Free throw %: 

Allan Houston 
542

1208

?

Latrell Sprewell 
524

1219

?

Glen
Rice 
331

752

?

Marcus Camby 
304

580

?

Larry Johnson 
246

598

?

Kurt Thomas 
314

614

?

Knicks
vs. Celtics, Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2001


1st
Qtr.

2nd
Qtr.

3rd
Qtr.

4th
Qtr.

Final


Knicks 
18

32

23

27

100

Celts 
27

23

22

19

91

Graph 3: On Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2001, the Knicks played the Celtics at Boston Garden. Create a line graph showing the number of points scored by the Knicks and the Celts in the 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th quarters.  Graph analysis: Take a guess: Which team had played the night before? Look at the graph you've made ~ it holds the answer to the question! 
Knicks'
Salaries


Salary
($):

Total
points:

Dollars
paid per point:


Allan Houston 
8000000

1459

?

Latrell Sprewell 
12800000

1364

?

Glen Rice 
9000000

899

?

Marcus Camby 
4600000

759

?

Larry Johnson 
7000000

645

?

Graph 1: Make a pie chart comparing the number of rebounds made by the Knicks' five leading scorers.
Graph analysis: Estimate what fraction of Knicks' rebounds are made by rebounding leader Marcus Camby. (Hint: look at the pie chart!)
Graph 2: Calculate the free throw percentage for the Knicks' five leading scorers. Remember that:
field goal % = free throws made free throws taken
Graph analysis: Who are the Knicks' two best free throw shooters?
Graph 4: First, calculate how much money each Knick makes per point scored. Second, make a column graph showing the how much money the leading Knicks make per point.
salary per point = salary/points scored
Graph analysis: As far as scoring goes, which two Knicks are the best bargains for the team?