Minnesota 108, Denver 103

November 29, 1996

Regular Season

McNichols Sports Arena (Denver, Colorado)

Attendance: 12,129

Officials: Blane Reichelt, Bruce Alexander, Ed Middleton

Team Rebounds: Minnesota (12) Denver (12)

Technicals: Minnesota (0) Denver (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
MIN (6-8) 24 32 21 31 108
DEN (5-11) 22 27 24 30 103

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
MIN 95 114.1 108.8
DEN 95 108.8 114.1

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
MIN .526 0.169 0.342 0.351
DEN .507 0.201 0.294 0.360

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 36:00 2-11 0-0 2-2 6.5 4.0 4 8 2 3 3 1 2 6
24 Tom Gugliotta Starter SF 37:00 9-15 0-1 6-8 13.8 2.0 6 8 1 3 2 3 7 24
3 Stephon Marbury Starter PG 32:00 10-18 2-4 8-13 24.6 2.0 2 4 11 3 0 0 0 30
11 Stojko Vrankovic Starter C 21:00 2-2 0-0 1-2 3.8 0.0 4 4 0 2 0 0 1 5
5 Doug West Starter SG 35:00 4-9 0-1 2-3 2.4 0.0 1 1 0 3 1 0 0 10
43 Chris Carr Bench SG 14:00 2-4 1-2 0-0 3.2 0.0 1 1 2 3 0 1 1 5
10 Shane Heal Bench PG 01:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 -0.8 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
42 Sam Mitchell Bench SF 26:00 2-4 0-0 8-9 5.9 2.0 1 3 0 3 0 1 2 12
44 Cherokee Parks Bench PF 22:00 4-7 0-0 0-1 6.9 3.0 4 7 0 3 0 0 0 8
30 Terry Porter Bench PG 15:00 4-6 0-1 0-1 3.6 0.0 2 2 2 0 0 0 3 8
26 James Robinson Bench PG 01:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Team                   12            
        240 39-77 3-9 27-39 89.9 13 25 50 18 23 6 6 16 108
          50.6% 33.3% 69.2%                    

Denver Nuggets

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
3 Dale Ellis Starter SF 40:00 3-9 1-5 0-0 -2.0 0.0 3 3 1 5 1 0 4 7
50 Ervin Johnson Starter C 19:00 3-4 0-0 0-0 13.5 3.0 6 9 2 4 1 2 0 6
24 Antonio McDyess Starter PF 42:00 11-24 0-2 12-14 15.2 1.0 8 9 1 5 1 1 3 34
23 Bryant Stith Starter SG 40:00 4-9 1-3 5-6 7.2 0.0 3 3 1 2 1 0 1 14
6 Brooks Thompson Starter PG 31:00 4-10 2-6 4-6 14.2 1.0 0 1 13 4 2 0 4 14
35 Darvin Ham Bench SF 04:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 -1.5 0.0 0 0 0 3 1 0 1 0
21 Tom Hammonds Bench PF 38:00 5-8 0-0 6-7 15.4 4.0 4 8 1 2 0 2 1 16
8 Sarunas Marciulionis Bench SG 08:00 1-4 0-0 0-0 -2.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2
5 Jeff McInnis Bench PG 18:00 4-7 2-4 0-0 5.8 1.0 0 1 5 4 0 1 4 10
  Team                   12         1  
        240 35-75 6-20 27-33 91.9 10 24 46 24 29 7 6 20 103
          46.7% 30.0% 81.8%                    

Minnesota Timberwolves Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Stephon Marbury
14p, 3r, 5.3a
Doug West
9.1p, 2.1r, 1.7a
Tom Gugliotta
22.2p, 8.9r, 3.4a
Kevin Garnett
15p, 9.4r, 3.4a
Stojko Vrankovic
4.4p, 3.7r, 0.5a
Rotation Terry Porter
6.4p, 2r, 3.6a
Chris Carr
3.6p, 1.8r, 0.8a
Sam Mitchell
10.4p, 4.1r, 1.3a
Cherokee Parks
2.4p, 1.6r, 0.2a
 
 
Lim PT James Robinson
7.5p, 1.6r, 2.5a
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lim PT Shane Heal
3.6p, 0.3r, 0.4a
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Denver Nuggets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Brooks Thompson
8.4p, 1.3r, 3.7a
Bryant Stith
13.9p, 5.2r, 2.1a
Dale Ellis
19.9p, 4.4r, 1.3a
Antonio McDyess
16.1p, 8.1r, 1.1a
Ervin Johnson
6.8p, 9.6r, 0.6a
Rotation Jeff McInnis
5.8p, 0.6r, 1.4a
 
 
 
 
Tom Hammonds
6.6p, 4.9r, 0.5a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
Sarunas Marciulionis
7.2p, 1.8r, 1.5a
Darvin Ham
1.5p, 0.9r, 0.2a
 
 
 
 

Minnesota Timberwolves Leaders

MPG Tom Gugliotta 39.1
FG% Cherokee Parks .500
3P% Shane Heal .524
FT% Sam Mitchell .792
ORPG Kevin Garnett 2.8
DRPG Kevin Garnett 6.6
RPG Kevin Garnett 9.4
SPG Kevin Garnett 2.1
APG Stephon Marbury 5.3
BPG Kevin Garnett 2.7
PPG Tom Gugliotta 22.2

Denver Nuggets Leaders

MPG Dale Ellis 40.5
FG% Tom Hammonds .571
3P% Jeff McInnis .500
FT% Ricky Pierce .933
ORPG Ervin Johnson 2.5
DRPG Ervin Johnson 7.1
RPG Ervin Johnson 9.6
SPG Bryant Stith 1.5
APG Mark Jackson 11.6
BPG Ervin Johnson 2.0
PPG Dale Ellis 19.9

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Los Angeles Lakers 84

Indiana Pacers 104
Vancouver Grizzlies 94

Philadelphia Sixers 100
Orlando Magic 91

Portland Trail Blazers 119
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