New Orleans 97, Minnesota 96

December 9, 2009

Regular Season

Target Center (Minneapolis, Minnesota)

Attendance: 12,056

Officials: Sean Wright, Leon Wood, Ken Mauer

Team Rebounds: New Orleans (4) Minnesota (12)

Technicals: New Orleans (0) Minnesota (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
NOP (10-11) 29 24 25 19 97
MIN (3-19) 29 35 19 13 96

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
NOP 92 105.2 104.2
MIN 92 104.2 105.2

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
NOP .548 0.130 0.172 0.072
MIN .545 0.206 0.265 0.141

New Orleans Pelicans

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL TO BLK PTS
16 Peja Stojakovic Starter SF 35:38 8-12 5-6 0-1 15.9 0.0 3 3 1 0 2 1 0 21
30 David West Starter PF 28:34 6-15 1-1 0-0 7.5 1.0 5 6 3 2 0 1 0 13
50 Emeka Okafor Starter C 33:02 2-6 0-0 3-4 8.0 2.0 4 6 1 4 2 1 2 7
23 Devin Brown Starter SG 18:49 3-6 2-3 0-0 4.5 0.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 8
3 Chris Paul Starter PG 38:48 6-14 1-5 2-2 13.5 0.0 3 3 14 3 0 5 0 15
5 Marcus Thornton Bench SG 23:41 8-13 3-5 1-2 12.8 0.0 1 1 2 1 2 1 0 20
9 Darius Songaila Bench C 19:27 3-7 0-0 0-0 3.2 1.0 2 3 0 4 2 0 0 6
2 Darren Collison Bench PG 15:46 2-5 0-1 0-0 4.2 1.0 0 1 4 0 1 2 0 4
12 Hilton Armstrong Bench C 05:04 0-0 0-0 0-0 1.0 0.0 2 2 1 3 0 1 1 0
41 James Posey Bench PF 21:12 1-5 1-4 0-1 1.4 0.0 4 4 0 3 1 0 0 3
  Team                   4            
        240 39-83 13-25 6-10 72.0 5 24 33 26 20 11 12 3 97
          47.0% 52.0% 60.0%                    

Minnesota Timberwolves

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL TO BLK PTS
3 Damien Wilkins Starter SF 18:13 1-4 0-0 0-0 3.5 1.0 2 3 3 0 0 1 0 2
8 Ryan Gomes Starter PF 35:08 10-16 1-1 0-0 13.2 1.0 5 6 1 1 2 3 0 21
25 Al Jefferson Starter C 35:24 8-12 0-0 1-2 24.5 5.0 11 16 1 0 2 0 1 17
13 Corey Brewer Starter SG 36:56 5-13 0-0 1-6 2.8 0.0 3 3 4 3 2 3 0 11
10 Jonny Flynn Starter PG 33:27 4-9 1-3 5-7 12.1 0.0 2 2 8 2 1 2 0 14
1 Ryan Hollins Bench C 11:52 4-5 0-0 3-3 3.9 0.0 1 1 1 2 0 3 0 11
42 Kevin Love Bench PF 29:11 5-7 1-1 1-2 15.8 4.0 7 11 1 3 1 2 2 12
19 Wayne Ellington Bench SG 19:32 3-9 0-4 0-0 1.5 2.0 3 5 1 2 0 2 0 6
3 Sasha Pavlovic Bench SG 05:45 0-0 0-0 0-0 -0.2 0.0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
7 Ramon Sessions Bench SG 14:33 1-3 0-0 0-0 3.0 0.0 1 1 6 3 0 2 0 2
  Team                   12       2    
        240 41-78 3-9 11-20 80.0 13 36 61 26 16 8 21 3 96
          52.6% 33.3% 55.0%                    

New Orleans Pelicans Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Chris Paul
21.8p, 3.7r, 10.2a
Devin Brown
9.2p, 2.9r, 2.1a
Peja Stojakovic
12.1p, 3.7r, 1.2a
David West
15.7p, 7.0r, 2.7a
Emeka Okafor
11.0p, 10.1r, 0.6a
Rotation Darren Collison
9.8p, 2.1r, 4.1a
Marcus Thornton
11.6p, 1.8r, 0.9a
 
 
James Posey
5.3p, 3.2r, 1.4a
Darius Songaila
5.7p, 2.6r, 0.9a
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Hilton Armstrong
2.6p, 3.5r, 0.9a

Minnesota Timberwolves Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Jonny Flynn
14.1p, 2.5r, 4.2a
Corey Brewer
10.5p, 4.4r, 2.3a
Damien Wilkins
4.7p, 3.6r, 1.3a
Ryan Gomes
12.8p, 5.6r, 1.6a
Al Jefferson
15.7p, 8.8r, 2.0a
Rotation  
 
Wayne Ellington
5.0p, 2.1r, 1.0a
 
 
Kevin Love
14.8p, 9.8r, 2.0a
Ryan Hollins
6.4p, 3.0r, 0.9a
Rotation  
 
Ramon Sessions
8.0p, 3.2r, 3.2a
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lim PT  
 
Sasha Pavlovic
4.5p, 2.5r, 1.2a
 
 
 
 
 
 

New Orleans Pelicans Leaders

MPG Chris Paul 35.1
FG% Chris Paul .563
3P% Chris Paul .575
FT% Bobby Brown 1.000
ORPG Emeka Okafor 3.2
DRPG Emeka Okafor 7.0
RPG Emeka Okafor 10.1
SPG Chris Paul 2.2
APG Chris Paul 10.2
BPG Emeka Okafor 2.0
PPG Chris Paul 21.8

Minnesota Timberwolves Leaders

MPG Al Jefferson 32.9
FG% Kevin Love .571
3P% Kevin Love .625
FT% Brian Cardinal 1.000
ORPG Kevin Love 3.0
DRPG Kevin Love 6.8
RPG Kevin Love 9.8
SPG Corey Brewer 1.9
APG Jonny Flynn 4.2
BPG Al Jefferson 1.1
PPG Al Jefferson 15.7

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