Minnesota 78, Denver 86

April 2, 1996

Regular Season

McNichols Sports Arena (Denver, Colorado)

Attendance: 15,042

Officials: Bill Spooner, Tommy Nunez Jr., Ronnie Nunn

Team Rebounds: Minnesota (0) Denver (0)

Technicals: Minnesota (0) Denver (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
MIN (24-48) 12 22 30 14 78
DEN (31-41) 24 21 23 18 86

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
MIN 79 98.2 108.2
DEN 79 108.2 98.2

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
MIN .456 0.164 0.250 0.235
DEN .462 0.126 0.341 0.179

Minnesota Timberwolves

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
21 Kevin Garnett Starter PF 40:00 6-9 0-2 0-0 16.5 2.0 9 11 1 3 2 1 0 12
24 Tom Gugliotta Starter SF 38:00 5-9 1-1 4-4 11.0 1.0 3 4 3 4 0 2 2 15
28 Andrew Lang Starter C 37:00 5-16 0-0 1-2 3.8 2.0 6 8 0 2 0 1 1 11
30 Terry Porter Starter PG 27:00 5-9 1-4 0-0 7.5 0.0 3 3 3 0 0 0 2 11
34 J.R. Rider Starter SG 39:00 6-13 0-0 5-7 2.9 0.0 1 1 2 1 0 0 4 17
42 Sam Mitchell Bench SF 21:00 1-4 0-0 4-4 4.0 2.0 0 2 2 3 1 0 1 6
40 Eric Riley Bench C 09:00 2-3 0-0 1-2 3.8 2.0 3 5 0 1 0 0 2 5
4 Spud Webb Bench PG 21:00 0-4 0-1 0-0 -1.8 0.0 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0
5 Doug West Bench SF 08:00 0-1 0-1 1-2 -0.2 0.0 1 1 1 1 0 0 1 1
  Team                                
        240 30-68 2-9 16-21 65.4 9 27 36 13 16 3 4 13 78
          44.1% 22.2% 76.2%                    

Denver Nuggets

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
20 LaPhonso Ellis Starter SF 30:00 5-12 0-1 2-4 9.0 7.0 2 9 1 4 2 0 2 12
24 Antonio McDyess Starter PF 28:00 5-11 0-0 2-2 7.2 1.0 3 4 0 2 0 2 0 12
55 Dikembe Mutombo Starter C 45:00 3-6 0-0 4-6 22.2 4.0 14 18 2 1 1 4 2 10
5 Jalen Rose Starter PG 29:00 2-8 0-2 0-0 -1.8 0.0 1 1 4 3 0 0 3 4
23 Bryant Stith Starter SG 30:00 2-6 0-0 1-1 3.6 2.0 4 6 1 3 1 0 2 5
3 Dale Ellis Bench SF 34:00 6-12 2-5 1-2 10.0 0.0 3 3 3 1 1 0 1 15
7 Don MacLean Bench PF 25:00 10-19 0-2 4-4 14.8 1.0 2 3 3 2 2 0 0 24
11 Doug Overton Bench PG 08:00 1-2 0-0 0-0 3.0 0.0 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 2
9 Greg Grant Bench PG 11:00 1-2 0-0 0-0 1.0 0.0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 2
  Team                                
        240 35-78 2-10 14-19 77.1 15 29 44 17 18 8 6 10 86
          44.9% 20.0% 73.7%                    

Minnesota Timberwolves Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Terry Porter
8.9p, 2.5r, 5.5a
J.R. Rider
19.5p, 3.9r, 2.8a
Tom Gugliotta
16.2p, 9r, 3.2a
Kevin Garnett
9.6p, 6r, 1.6a
Andrew Lang
12.4p, 6.5r, 1a
Rotation Spud Webb
6.7p, 1.3r, 3.5a
 
 
Sam Mitchell
10.5p, 4.1r, 1a
 
 
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
Doug West
6.5p, 2.2r, 1.7a
 
 
Eric Riley
4.2p, 3.5r, 0.2a

Denver Nuggets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Jalen Rose
9.9p, 3.1r, 6.1a
Bryant Stith
13.7p, 4.8r, 3a
LaPhonso Ellis
9.9p, 6.5r, 1.6a
Antonio McDyess
13.2p, 7.4r, 1a
Dikembe Mutombo
11p, 11.8r, 1.5a
Rotation Greg Grant
3.1p, 1.2r, 3.7a
 
 
Dale Ellis
14.7p, 4r, 1.8a
Don MacLean
10.7p, 3.3r, 1.4a
 
 
Lim PT Doug Overton
3.6p, 1r, 1.8a
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Minnesota Timberwolves Leaders

MPG Tom Gugliotta 36.5
FG% Sean Rooks .493
3P% Andrew Lang 1.000
FT% Spud Webb .886
ORPG Tom Gugliotta 2.2
DRPG Tom Gugliotta 6.8
RPG Tom Gugliotta 9.0
SPG Tom Gugliotta 1.7
APG Spud Webb 5.8
BPG Andrew Lang 2.3
PPG J.R. Rider 19.5

Denver Nuggets Leaders

MPG Dikembe Mutombo 36.8
FG% Reggie Slater .545
3P% Dale Ellis .411
FT% Randy Woods 1.000
ORPG Dikembe Mutombo 3.4
DRPG Dikembe Mutombo 8.4
RPG Dikembe Mutombo 11.8
SPG Bryant Stith 1.3
APG Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf 6.8
BPG Dikembe Mutombo 4.6
PPG Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf 19.2

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