Minnesota Timberwolves Opening Day Rosters

2016-2017 Minnesota Timberwolves Opening Day Roster

Player Pos HT WT Birth Date Age Pre-Draft Team YOS Draft Status
Cole Aldrich C 6-11 250 Oct 31, 1988 27 Kansas 6 2010 Rnd 1, Pick 11, New Orleans Pelicans
Nemanja Bjelica PF 6-10 225 May 9, 1988 28 KK Crvena Zvezda (Serbia) 1 2010 Rnd 2, Pick 5, Washington Wizards
Gorgui Dieng C 6-11 240 Jan 18, 1990 26 Louisville 3 2013 Rnd 1, Pick 21, Utah Jazz
Kris Dunn SG 6-4 205 Mar 18, 1994 22 Providence 0 2016 Rnd 1, Pick 5, Minnesota Timberwolves
Jordan Hill PF 6-10 240 Jul 27, 1987 29 Arizona 7 2009 Rnd 1, Pick 8, New York Knicks
Tyus Jones PG 6-2 195 May 10, 1996 20 Duke 1 2015 Rnd 1, Pick 24, Cleveland Cavaliers
Zach LaVine SG 6-5 185 Mar 10, 1995 21 UCLA 2 2014 Rnd 1, Pick 13, Minnesota Timberwolves
John Lucas PG 5-11 166 Nov 21, 1982 33 Oklahoma State 8 2005 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Shabazz Muhammad SF 6-6 223 Nov 13, 1992 23 UCLA 3 2013 Rnd 1, Pick 14, Utah Jazz
Adreian Payne PF 6-10 237 Feb 19, 1991 25 Michigan State 2 2014 Rnd 1, Pick 15, Atlanta Hawks
Nikola Pekovic C 6-11 307 Jan 3, 1986 30 Panathinaikos (Greece) 6 2008 Rnd 2, Pick 1, Minnesota Timberwolves
Ricky Rubio PG 6-4 190 Oct 21, 1990 26 Divina Seguros Joventut (Spain) 5 2009 Rnd 1, Pick 5, Minnesota Timberwolves
Brandon Rush SG 6-6 225 Jul 7, 1985 31 Kansas 8 2008 Rnd 1, Pick 13, Portland Trail Blazers
Karl-Anthony Towns C 7-0 244 Nov 15, 1995 20 Kentucky 1 2015 Rnd 1, Pick 1, Minnesota Timberwolves
Andrew Wiggins SF 6-8 199 Feb 23, 1995 21 Kansas 2 2014 Rnd 1, Pick 1, Cleveland Cavaliers

Minnesota 98, Memphis 102

October 26, 2016

Regular Season

FedExForum (Memphis, Tennessee)

Attendance: 18,119

Officials: Kane Fitzgerald, Derrick Stafford, Dedric Taylor

Team Rebounds: Minnesota (11) Memphis (10)

Technicals: Minnesota (0) Memphis (2 (Bench))

  1 2 3 4 Final
MIN (0-1) 32 27 16 23 98
MEM (1-0) 29 21 26 26 102

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
MIN 91 107.5 111.8
MEM 91 111.8 107.5

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
MIN .453 0.110 0.333 0.233
MEM .519 0.143 0.244 0.238

Minnesota Timberwolves

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
5 Gorgui Dieng Starter PF 34:01 5-10 0-1 2-2 19.0 5.0 9 14 2 3 2 1 0 12
8 Zach LaVine Starter SG 33:50 6-14 3-6 4-5 10.9 0.0 5 5 3 3 1 0 2 19
9 Ricky Rubio Starter PG 33:27 1-5 0-1 2-5 5.6 1.0 3 4 8 4 0 0 2 4
32 Karl-Anthony Towns Starter C 36:29 9-20 2-5 1-1 12.6 2.0 2 4 5 3 1 1 2 21
22 Andrew Wiggins Starter SF 34:29 7-14 1-1 10-14 14.0 4.0 3 7 0 1 0 1 2 25
45 Cole Aldrich Bench C 09:58 2-4 0-0 0-0 3.8 1.0 1 2 0 2 1 1 0 4
88 Nemanja Bjelica Bench PF 15:23 1-4 0-1 1-2 -0.5 0.0 1 1 0 3 0 1 0 3
3 Kris Dunn Bench PG 15:13 4-6 0-1 0-0 6.2 1.0 3 4 1 3 1 0 1 8
15 Shabazz Muhammad Bench SF 13:31 1-6 0-1 0-0 -0.8 1.0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 2
4 Brandon Rush Bench SG 13:39 0-3 0-1 0-0 -1.2 0.0 2 2 1 1 0 0 1 0
  Team                   11         1  
        240 36-86 6-18 20-29 79.6 15 30 56 20 23 6 5 11 98
          41.9% 33.3% 69.0%                    

Memphis Grizzlies

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
11 Mike Conley Starter PG 29:39 8-14 4-5 4-5 12.9 0.0 1 1 4 5 0 1 2 24
8 James Ennis Starter SF 28:11 5-8 2-4 3-4 11.8 1.0 5 6 0 3 1 0 0 15
33 Marc Gasol Starter C 32:27 7-17 1-3 3-4 7.2 1.0 2 3 2 2 0 4 4 18
0 JaMychal Green Starter PF 28:43 4-10 2-2 2-2 9.0 4.0 3 7 1 4 0 1 1 12
5 Andrew Harrison Starter SG 38:12 1-7 0-4 2-4 0.2 1.0 2 3 4 3 1 0 3 4
4 Wade Baldwin IV Bench PG 24:31 3-8 1-2 0-0 15.2 2.0 3 5 6 2 3 3 1 7
15 Vince Carter Bench SF 28:05 1-4 0-2 1-2 6.2 1.0 6 7 1 3 1 1 0 3
23 Deyonta Davis Bench PF 05:39 0-0 0-0 0-0 1.5 0.0 2 2 0 2 0 1 0 0
50 Zach Randolph Bench PF 24:33 7-12 1-2 4-6 14.8 1.0 10 11 1 1 0 0 2 19
  Team                   10            
        240 36-80 11-24 19-27 82.9 11 34 55 19 25 6 11 13 102
          45.0% 45.8% 70.4%                    

Minnesota Timberwolves Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Ricky Rubio
4.0p, 4.0r, 8.0a
Zach LaVine
19.0p, 5.0r, 3.0a
Andrew Wiggins
25.0p, 7.0r, 0.0a
Gorgui Dieng
12.0p, 14.0r, 2.0a
Karl-Anthony Towns
21.0p, 4.0r, 5.0a
Rotation Kris Dunn
8.0p, 4.0r, 1.0a
Brandon Rush
0.0p, 2.0r, 1.0a
Shabazz Muhammad
2.0p, 2.0r, 0.0a
Nemanja Bjelica
3.0p, 1.0r, 0.0a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cole Aldrich
4.0p, 2.0r, 0.0a

Memphis Grizzlies Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Mike Conley
24.0p, 1.0r, 4.0a
Andrew Harrison
4.0p, 3.0r, 4.0a
James Ennis
15.0p, 6.0r, 0.0a
JaMychal Green
12.0p, 7.0r, 1.0a
Marc Gasol
18.0p, 3.0r, 2.0a
Rotation Wade Baldwin IV
7.0p, 5.0r, 6.0a
 
 
Vince Carter
3.0p, 7.0r, 1.0a
Zach Randolph
19.0p, 11.0r, 1.0a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
Deyonta Davis
0.0p, 2.0r, 0.0a
 
 

17 Timberwolves Leaders

MPG Karl-Anthony Towns 36.5
FG% Kris Dunn .667
3P% Andrew Wiggins 1.000
FT% Karl-Anthony Towns 1.000
ORPG Gorgui Dieng 5.0
DRPG Gorgui Dieng 9.0
RPG Gorgui Dieng 14.0
SPG Gorgui Dieng 2.0
APG Ricky Rubio 8.0
BPG Cole Aldrich 1.0
PPG Andrew Wiggins 25.0

14 Grizzlies Leaders

MPG Andrew Harrison 38.2
FG% James Ennis .625
3P% JaMychal Green 1.000
FT% JaMychal Green 1.000
ORPG JaMychal Green 4.0
DRPG Zach Randolph 10.0
RPG Zach Randolph 11.0
SPG Wade Baldwin IV 3.0
APG Wade Baldwin IV 6.0
BPG Marc Gasol 4.0
PPG Mike Conley 24.0