Houston 105, Minnesota 100

January 2, 1996

Regular Season

Target Center (Minneapolis, Minnesota)

Attendance: 11,568

Officials: Mark Wunderlich, Jess Kersey, Bernie Fryer

Team Rebounds: Houston (0) Minnesota (0)

Technicals: Houston (0) Minnesota (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
HOU (23-8) 24 23 24 34 105
MIN (7-21) 19 26 26 29 100

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
HOU 88 119.3 113.7
MIN 88 113.7 119.3

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
HOU .500 0.136 0.389 0.250
MIN .500 0.170 0.357 0.250

Houston Rockets

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
52 Chucky Brown Starter SF 33:00 4-6 0-0 1-2 11.5 3.0 3 6 3 1 1 0 1 9
17 Mario Elie Starter SG 45:00 5-9 3-5 3-5 12.9 0.0 4 4 5 3 1 0 2 16
25 Robert Horry Starter PF 41:00 4-15 1-7 0-0 7.8 2.0 4 6 5 4 2 2 2 9
34 Hakeem Olajuwon Starter C 41:00 12-21 0-0 4-4 23.8 3.0 8 11 8 4 0 0 2 28
30 Kenny Smith Starter PG 17:00 0-5 0-3 0-0 0.0 1.0 1 2 2 0 1 0 1 0
2 Mark Bryant Bench PF 21:00 4-7 0-0 5-5 8.4 3.0 0 3 1 3 1 0 1 13
10 Sam Cassell Bench SG 31:00 8-19 1-6 8-8 16.2 2.0 2 4 8 2 0 0 2 25
32 Pete Chilcutt Bench C 02:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 Eldridge Recasner Bench SG 09:00 2-2 1-1 0-0 2.5 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5
  Team                                
        240 39-84 6-22 21-24 103.0 14 22 36 32 17 6 2 12 105
          46.4% 27.3% 87.5%                    

Minnesota Timberwolves

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
24 Tom Gugliotta Starter PF 44:00 11-19 1-1 2-2 28.2 6.0 11 17 5 4 2 3 4 25
32 Christian Laettner Starter C 32:00 4-15 0-2 3-3 0.4 3.0 3 6 1 3 0 2 5 11
42 Sam Mitchell Starter SF 23:00 6-8 0-1 1-2 11.0 1.0 3 4 1 3 1 1 0 13
30 Terry Porter Starter PG 38:00 3-10 1-5 2-4 18.2 2.0 3 5 15 2 1 1 2 9
34 J.R. Rider Starter SG 40:00 7-14 0-1 4-4 12.0 0.0 4 4 4 2 1 0 1 18
7 Mark Davis Bench SF 02:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 -1.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
21 Kevin Garnett Bench C 19:00 4-7 0-0 0-0 4.2 2.0 2 4 2 4 0 0 2 8
45 Sean Rooks Bench C 20:00 3-5 0-0 6-7 7.6 0.0 0 0 0 2 2 1 0 12
5 Doug West Bench SF 22:00 1-2 0-0 2-2 4.0 1.0 1 2 2 3 0 0 0 4
  Team                                
        240 39-80 2-10 20-24 98.8 15 27 42 30 23 7 8 15 100
          48.8% 20.0% 83.3%                    

Houston Rockets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Kenny Smith
8.5p, 1.4r, 3.3a
Mario Elie
11.2p, 3.4r, 2.9a
Chucky Brown
9.1p, 5.6r, 1.2a
Robert Horry
13.4p, 6.1r, 3.6a
Hakeem Olajuwon
24.5p, 11.2r, 3.5a
Rotation  
 
Sam Cassell
15p, 3.2r, 4.2a
 
 
Mark Bryant
5.9p, 4.2r, 0.5a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
Eldridge Recasner
2.8p, 1.1r, 0.5a
 
 
 
 
Pete Chilcutt
2.1p, 1.8r, 0.2a

Minnesota Timberwolves Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Terry Porter
11p, 3r, 6.8a
J.R. Rider
18.3p, 3.6r, 2.9a
Sam Mitchell
10.5p, 3.9r, 1.1a
Tom Gugliotta
15.6p, 9.5r, 3.3a
Christian Laettner
19p, 7.2r, 2.7a
Rotation  
 
 
 
Doug West
7.5p, 2.7r, 1.8a
 
 
Sean Rooks
7.8p, 4.6r, 0.7a
Rotation  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Kevin Garnett
6.4p, 3.4r, 1.2a
Lim PT  
 
 
 
Mark Davis
3.2p, 1.5r, 0.6a
 
 
 
 

Houston Rockets Leaders

MPG Hakeem Olajuwon 37.8
FG% Alvin Heggs .600
3P% Hakeem Olajuwon .500
FT% Kenny Smith .881
ORPG Hakeem Olajuwon 2.5
DRPG Hakeem Olajuwon 8.7
RPG Hakeem Olajuwon 11.2
SPG Clyde Drexler 1.9
APG Clyde Drexler 5.4
BPG Hakeem Olajuwon 2.9
PPG Hakeem Olajuwon 24.5

Minnesota Timberwolves Leaders

MPG Tom Gugliotta 36.4
FG% Marques Bragg .558
3P% Kevin Garnett .400
FT% Micheal Williams .849
ORPG Tom Gugliotta 2.4
DRPG Tom Gugliotta 7.1
RPG Tom Gugliotta 9.5
SPG Tom Gugliotta 1.9
APG Terry Porter 6.8
BPG Tom Gugliotta 1.2
PPG Christian Laettner 19.0

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