4/1/2013 Minnesota v. Boston Game Preview

April 1, 2013 at 8:00 PM ET
Regular Season

Target Center
Minneapolis, Minnesota

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Season Series - Tied 1-1

Date Away Team Home Team Score Winner Game Type Venue
Dec 5, 2012
Minnesota
Boston
94 - 104
Boston
Regular Season TD Garden
Apr 1, 2013
Boston
Minnesota
100 - 110
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center

2012-2013 Team Stats

GPMPGFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%TOVPFORBDRBTRBAPGSPGBPGPPG
Boston8149.037.079.7.4656.117.2.35816.321.0.77614.621.28.131.339.322.88.24.596.5
Minnesota8248.135.981.7.4395.518.0.30518.524.9.74214.818.411.930.242.022.48.54.795.7
BOS Opponents8149.036.182.0.4416.819.9.34217.723.9.74015.319.411.432.143.621.67.84.796.7
MIN Opponents8248.138.081.2.4687.019.0.36915.220.1.75215.922.510.631.542.122.38.15.998.1


Head to Head Since 1983-1984

Date Away Team Home Team Score Winner Game Type Venue
Dec 5, 2012
Minnesota
Boston
94 - 104
Boston
Regular Season TD Garden
Mar 30, 2012
Boston
Minnesota
100 - 79
Boston
Regular Season Target Center
Mar 27, 2011
Boston
Minnesota
85 - 82
Boston
Regular Season Target Center
Jan 3, 2011
Minnesota
Boston
93 - 96
Boston
Regular Season TD Garden
Dec 20, 2009
Minnesota
Boston
104 - 122
Boston
Regular Season TD Garden
Nov 4, 2009
Boston
Minnesota
92 - 90
Boston
Regular Season Target Center
Feb 1, 2009
Minnesota
Boston
101 - 109
Boston
Regular Season Target Center
Nov 21, 2008
Boston
Minnesota
95 - 78
Boston
Regular Season Target Center
Feb 8, 2008
Boston
Minnesota
88 - 86
Boston
Regular Season Target Center
Jan 25, 2008
Minnesota
Boston
86 - 87
Boston
Regular Season TD Garden
Mar 4, 2007
Minnesota
Boston
117 - 124
Boston
Regular Season TD Garden
Feb 11, 2007
Boston
Minnesota
107 - 109
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Jan 30, 2006
Boston
Minnesota
85 - 110
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Jan 18, 2006
Minnesota
Boston
96 - 103
Boston
Regular Season TD Garden
Mar 6, 2005
Minnesota
Boston
99 - 97
Minnesota
Regular Season TD Garden
Feb 6, 2005
Boston
Minnesota
103 - 100
Boston
Regular Season Target Center
Mar 7, 2004
Boston
Minnesota
80 - 77
Boston
Regular Season Target Center
Dec 15, 2003
Minnesota
Boston
116 - 95
Minnesota
Regular Season TD Garden
Dec 20, 2002
Minnesota
Boston
99 - 108
Boston
Regular Season TD Garden
Nov 9, 2002
Boston
Minnesota
105 - 99
Boston
Regular Season Target Center
Apr 15, 2002
Boston
Minnesota
93 - 90
Boston
Regular Season Target Center
Feb 1, 2002
Minnesota
Boston
98 - 95
Minnesota
Regular Season TD Garden
Jan 15, 2001
Boston
Minnesota
107 - 102
Boston
Regular Season Target Center
Dec 1, 2000
Minnesota
Boston
102 - 98
Minnesota
Regular Season TD Garden
Mar 22, 2000
Minnesota
Boston
109 - 106
Minnesota
Regular Season TD Garden
Jan 13, 2000
Boston
Minnesota
85 - 103
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Mar 24, 1999
Minnesota
Boston
87 - 68
Minnesota
Regular Season TD Garden
Jan 21, 1998
Boston
Minnesota
95 - 104
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Jan 2, 1998
Minnesota
Boston
89 - 93
Boston
Regular Season TD Garden
Mar 16, 1997
Boston
Minnesota
101 - 119
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Jan 3, 1997
Minnesota
Boston
94 - 84
Minnesota
Regular Season TD Garden
Mar 27, 1996
Boston
Minnesota
121 - 116
Boston
Regular Season Target Center
Dec 22, 1995
Minnesota
Boston
113 - 114
Boston
Regular Season TD Garden
Feb 5, 1995
Minnesota
Boston
82 - 115
Boston
Regular Season Boston Garden
Nov 12, 1994
Boston
Minnesota
114 - 101
Boston
Regular Season Target Center
Apr 8, 1994
Minnesota
Boston
108 - 112
Boston
Regular Season Boston Garden
Jan 8, 1994
Boston
Minnesota
90 - 108
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Dec 15, 1992
Boston
Minnesota
124 - 119
Boston
Regular Season Target Center
Nov 6, 1992
Minnesota
Boston
92 - 113
Boston
Regular Season Boston Garden
Jan 10, 1992
Minnesota
Boston
104 - 94
Minnesota
Regular Season Boston Garden
Jan 4, 1992
Boston
Minnesota
96 - 100
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Feb 27, 1991
Minnesota
Boston
111 - 116
Boston
Regular Season Boston Garden
Jan 28, 1991
Boston
Minnesota
108 - 87
Boston
Regular Season Target Center
Feb 2, 1990
Boston
Minnesota
105 - 116
Minnesota
Regular Season Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome
Nov 17, 1989
Minnesota
Boston
99 - 116
Boston
Regular Season Boston Garden

2012-2013 Boston Celtics Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters A. Bradley C. Lee P. Pierce B. Bass K. Garnett
Rotation R. Rondo J. Crawford J. Green J. Sullinger C. Wilcox
Rotation J. Terry   T. Williams   S. Randolph
Lim PT       D. White F. Melo

2012-2013 Minnesota Timberwolves Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters R. Rubio L. Ridnour A. Kirilenko D. Williams N. Pekovic
Rotation J. Barea B. Roy C. Budinger K. Love G. Stiemsma
Rotation   A. Shved M. Gelabale D. Cunningham  
Rotation   M. Lee      
Lim PT         C. Johnson

Boston Celtics Player Stats

# Player Pos GPMPGFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%TOVPFORBDRBTRBAPGSPGBPGPPG
30 Brandon Bass PF 81 27.6 3.5 7.3 .486 0.0 0.0 .000 1.6 1.9 .860 1.0 2.3 1.6 3.7 5.2 1.0 0.5 0.8 8.7
0 Avery Bradley PG 50 28.7 3.8 9.6 .402 0.8 2.5 .317 0.7 1.0 .755 1.4 2.6 0.6 1.6 2.2 2.1 1.3 0.4 9.2
27 Jordan Crawford G 27 21.5 3.3 8.0 .415 0.9 2.8 .320 1.6 2.0 .792 1.6 1.7 0.5 2.3 2.7 2.5 0.4 0.1 9.1
5 Kevin Garnett PF 68 29.7 6.2 12.5 .496 0.0 0.2 .125 2.3 3.0 .786 1.6 2.3 1.1 6.7 7.8 2.3 1.1 0.9 14.8
8 Jeff Green F 81 27.8 4.6 10.0 .467 0.9 2.2 .385 2.6 3.3 .808 1.6 2.2 0.7 3.2 3.9 1.6 0.7 0.8 12.8
11 Courtney Lee SG 78 24.9 3.2 6.8 .464 0.7 2.0 .372 0.8 0.9 .861 1.1 1.8 0.4 2.0 2.4 1.8 1.1 0.3 7.8
13 Fab Melo C 6 6.0 0.5 1.0 .500 0.0 0.0 .000 0.2 0.7 .250 0.2 1.2 0.0 0.5 0.5 0.0 0.3 0.3 1.2
34 Paul Pierce SF 77 33.4 6.2 14.2 .436 1.9 5.0 .380 4.3 5.5 .787 2.8 2.7 0.6 5.7 6.3 4.8 1.1 0.4 18.6
42 Shavlik Randolph F 16 12.4 1.8 3.0 .583 0.0 0.0 .000 0.7 1.7 .407 0.6 2.4 1.8 2.6 4.4 0.2 0.5 0.4 4.2
9 Rajon Rondo PG 38 37.4 5.9 12.2 .484 0.3 1.3 .240 1.6 2.4 .645 3.9 2.5 1.1 4.4 5.6 11.0 1.8 0.2 13.7
7 Jared Sullinger C 45 19.8 2.5 5.0 .493 0.0 0.1 .200 1.0 1.4 .746 0.6 3.4 2.0 3.8 5.9 0.8 0.5 0.5 6.0
4 Jason Terry G 79 26.9 3.6 8.2 .434 1.6 4.2 .372 1.4 1.7 .870 1.3 1.4 0.2 1.8 2.0 2.5 0.8 0.1 10.1
12 D.J. White PF 12 7.2 1.0 1.9 .522 0.0 0.0 .000 0.4 0.8 .556 0.2 0.4 0.3 0.8 1.1 0.3 0.1 0.5 2.4
44 Chris Wilcox FC 61 13.6 1.8 2.5 .719 0.0 0.0 .000 0.6 1.0 .672 0.6 2.0 0.9 2.0 3.0 0.4 0.5 0.5 4.2
55 Terrence Williams GF 24 13.2 2.0 4.0 .495 0.2 0.6 .333 0.4 0.9 .429 0.9 0.5 0.2 1.7 1.8 1.6 0.5 0.1 4.6

Minnesota Timberwolves Player Stats

# Player Pos GPMPGFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%TOVPFORBDRBTRBAPGSPGBPGPPG
11 J.J. Barea G 74 23.1 4.3 10.2 .417 1.3 3.8 .346 1.4 1.8 .784 2.0 1.8 0.5 2.3 2.8 4.0 0.4 0.0 11.3
10 Chase Budinger GF 23 22.1 3.4 8.3 .414 1.1 3.5 .321 1.4 1.8 .762 1.0 1.3 0.7 2.4 3.1 1.1 0.6 0.3 9.4
33 Dante Cunningham F 80 25.1 3.9 8.4 .468 0.0 0.1 .000 0.8 1.3 .650 0.7 1.9 1.8 3.3 5.1 0.8 1.1 0.5 8.7
15 Mickael Gelabale F 36 17.9 2.0 3.9 .518 0.4 1.4 .308 0.6 0.7 .875 0.4 1.3 0.9 1.9 2.8 0.7 0.4 0.1 5.0
20 Chris Johnson C 30 9.5 1.6 2.5 .640 0.0 0.0 .000 0.7 1.1 .618 0.4 1.6 0.7 1.3 2.0 0.3 0.2 0.9 3.9
47 Andrei Kirilenko PF 64 31.8 4.4 8.8 .507 0.5 1.9 .292 2.9 3.9 .752 1.9 1.3 1.6 4.1 5.7 2.8 1.5 1.0 12.4
3 Malcolm Lee G 16 18.0 1.8 4.8 .382 0.5 1.5 .333 0.8 1.2 .600 0.6 1.9 0.9 1.5 2.4 1.2 0.8 0.4 4.9
42 Kevin Love FC 18 34.3 5.8 16.6 .352 1.1 5.1 .217 5.6 7.9 .704 2.2 1.9 3.6 10.4 14.0 2.3 0.7 0.5 18.3
14 Nikola Pekovic PF 62 31.6 6.2 12.0 .520 0.0 0.0 .000 3.9 5.2 .744 1.6 2.3 3.7 5.1 8.8 0.9 0.7 0.8 16.3
13 Luke Ridnour PG 82 30.2 4.5 9.9 .453 0.8 2.6 .311 1.7 2.0 .848 1.6 2.3 0.5 2.0 2.5 3.8 1.0 0.2 11.5
3 Brandon Roy G 5 24.4 2.2 7.0 .314 0.0 1.8 .000 1.4 2.0 .700 1.4 1.0 0.6 2.2 2.8 4.6 0.6 0.0 5.8
9 Ricky Rubio G 57 29.7 3.2 9.0 .360 0.5 1.6 .293 3.7 4.6 .799 3.0 2.5 0.8 3.2 4.0 7.3 2.4 0.1 10.7
1 Alexey Shved G 77 23.9 3.1 8.2 .372 1.1 3.7 .295 1.4 2.0 .722 1.9 1.5 0.5 1.7 2.3 3.7 0.7 0.4 8.6
34 Greg Stiemsma C 76 15.9 1.7 3.7 .457 0.0 0.0 .000 0.7 0.9 .768 0.8 2.4 0.8 2.6 3.4 0.4 0.6 1.2 4.0
7 Derrick Williams F 78 24.6 4.3 10.1 .430 0.8 2.5 .332 2.4 3.5 .705 1.3 1.6 1.2 4.3 5.5 0.6 0.6 0.5 11.9

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