Minnesota 92, L.A. Lakers 97

March 16, 2012

Regular Season

Staples Center (Los Angeles, California)

Attendance: 18,997

Officials: Josh Tiven, Tony Brown, James Capers

Team Rebounds: Minnesota (5) Los Angeles (7)

Technicals: Minnesota (0) Los Angeles (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
MIN (22-23) 19 22 20 31 92
LAL (28-16) 23 27 24 23 97

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
MIN 92 99.6 105.1
LAL 92 105.1 99.6

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
MIN .424 0.130 0.327 0.152
LAL .475 0.141 0.234 0.263

Minnesota Timberwolves

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL TO BLK PTS
4 Wesley Johnson Starter SF 22:06 1-4 0-1 0-0 -3.2 0.0 1 1 0 2 1 4 1 2
42 Kevin Love Starter PF 37:22 11-24 2-6 3-4 17.5 5.0 10 15 0 5 1 1 0 27
14 Nikola Pekovic Starter C 39:27 6-18 0-0 8-12 10.8 7.0 5 12 0 2 1 3 1 20
13 Luke Ridnour Starter PG 30:41 5-12 0-2 2-3 14.9 0.0 4 4 11 2 0 0 0 12
5 Martell Webster Starter SG 33:31 5-9 2-4 0-0 12.5 2.0 3 5 4 2 1 1 0 12
11 J.J. Barea Bench PG 17:37 4-10 0-3 0-0 2.8 2.0 3 5 2 4 0 2 0 8
19 Wayne Ellington Bench SG 17:23 2-5 0-1 1-1 3.4 0.0 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 5
44 Anthony Tolliver Bench C 23:00 0-4 0-3 0-0 3.0 1.0 4 5 1 2 2 0 0 0
7 Derrick Williams Bench PF 18:53 3-6 0-2 0-0 7.2 1.0 5 6 2 2 1 1 0 6
  Team                   5            
        240 37-92 4-22 14-20 68.8 18 37 60 21 21 7 12 2 92
          40.2% 18.2% 70.0%                    

Los Angeles Lakers

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL TO BLK PTS
15 Metta World Peace Starter SF 28:30 2-9 1-4 1-2 1.0 0.0 2 2 0 4 2 1 2 6
5 Steve Blake Starter PG 28:34 0-2 0-2 0-0 6.5 0.0 2 2 6 1 1 0 0 0
24 Kobe Bryant Starter SG 38:08 9-20 5-8 5-7 14.9 0.0 4 4 3 1 1 4 2 28
17 Andrew Bynum Starter C 38:38 4-13 0-0 7-8 15.8 4.0 10 14 2 0 1 3 2 15
16 Pau Gasol Starter PF 32:24 6-13 0-0 5-6 16.8 4.0 7 11 2 3 0 1 3 17
9 Matt Barnes Bench SF 19:51 6-9 3-4 2-2 15.5 1.0 2 3 1 1 2 0 1 17
0 Andrew Goudelock Bench SG 09:52 0-3 0-1 0-0 -1.0 0.0 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0
6 Josh McRoberts Bench PF 08:27 2-4 0-1 0-0 5.8 2.0 3 5 1 1 0 1 1 4
14 Troy Murphy Bench C 16:10 1-1 1-1 0-0 3.5 0.0 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 3
7 Ramon Sessions Bench PG 19:26 3-6 0-1 1-2 4.8 0.0 4 4 5 4 0 3 0 7
  Team                   7            
        240 33-80 10-22 21-27 83.4 11 36 54 21 17 7 13 12 97
          41.3% 45.5% 77.8%                    

Minnesota Timberwolves Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Luke Ridnour
11.6p, 2.6r, 4.3a
Martell Webster
6.5p, 2.9r, 0.8a
Wesley Johnson
6.1p, 2.7r, 0.8a
Kevin Love
25.7p, 13.8r, 1.9a
Nikola Pekovic
13.7p, 7.6r, 0.6a
Rotation J.J. Barea
8.9p, 2.3r, 3.5a
Wayne Ellington
5.3p, 1.4r, 0.5a
 
 
Derrick Williams
8.6p, 4.8r, 0.6a
Anthony Tolliver
3.1p, 2.6r, 0.3a

Los Angeles Lakers Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Steve Blake
5.5p, 1.7r, 3.6a
Kobe Bryant
29.0p, 5.7r, 4.8a
Metta World Peace
5.8p, 3.0r, 2.0a
Pau Gasol
16.6p, 10.4r, 3.4a
Andrew Bynum
17.7p, 12.9r, 1.5a
Rotation Ramon Sessions
10.4p, 3.1r, 5.2a
 
 
Matt Barnes
7.1p, 4.6r, 1.4a
 
 
Troy Murphy
3.4p, 3.6r, 1.0a
Lim PT  
 
Andrew Goudelock
4.6p, 0.7r, 0.5a
 
 
Josh McRoberts
2.2p, 2.9r, 0.8a
 
 

Minnesota Timberwolves Leaders

MPG Kevin Love 39.8
FG% Nikola Pekovic .568
3P% Brad Miller 1.000
FT% Luke Ridnour .878
ORPG Nikola Pekovic 4.3
DRPG Kevin Love 9.7
RPG Kevin Love 13.8
SPG Ricky Rubio 2.2
APG Ricky Rubio 8.2
BPG Malcolm Lee 2.0
PPG Kevin Love 25.7

Los Angeles Lakers Leaders

MPG Kobe Bryant 38.8
FG% Andrew Bynum .570
3P% Darius Morris .600
FT% Jason Kapono 1.000
ORPG Andrew Bynum 3.4
DRPG Andrew Bynum 9.6
RPG Andrew Bynum 12.9
SPG Kobe Bryant 1.3
APG Ramon Sessions 5.0
BPG Andrew Bynum 2.0
PPG Kobe Bryant 29.0

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