Denver 83, Minnesota 96

March 7, 1997

Regular Season

Target Center (Minneapolis, Minnesota)

Attendance: 18,522

Officials: Monty McCutchen, Jack Nies, Nolan Fine

Team Rebounds: Denver (9) Minnesota (12)

Technicals: Denver (0) Minnesota (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
DEN (18-43) 16 19 33 15 83
MIN (30-29) 16 22 27 31 96

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
DEN 93 89.6 103.6
MIN 93 103.6 89.6

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
DEN .394 0.194 0.261 0.250
MIN .440 0.097 0.277 0.262

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 38:00 5-19 1-6 1-2 0.8 0.0 3 3 1 1 1 0 0 12
5 Anthony Goldwire Starter PG 20:00 1-4 0-2 1-1 5.1 1.0 2 3 6 4 0 0 1 3
50 Ervin Johnson Starter C 32:00 1-3 0-0 1-2 12.8 2.0 11 13 1 5 2 3 1 3
24 Antonio McDyess Starter PF 38:00 7-14 0-0 6-7 14.9 2.0 8 10 2 6 0 4 3 20
23 Bryant Stith Starter SG 37:00 4-11 0-4 7-7 5.6 2.0 2 4 1 6 1 1 2 15
53 Jerome Allen Bench SG 11:00 1-5 0-4 0-0 -0.2 0.0 2 2 2 0 0 0 2 2
3 Dale Ellis Bench SF 26:00 2-9 0-7 4-5 6.4 2.0 2 4 3 1 3 0 2 8
21 Tom Hammonds Bench PF 10:00 2-3 0-0 0-0 0.8 2.0 2 4 0 3 0 0 3 4
30 Kenny Smith Bench PG 14:00 1-4 0-2 0-0 -2.8 0.0 1 1 1 1 0 0 3 2
6 Brooks Thompson Bench SG 14:00 5-8 4-5 0-0 7.8 1.0 1 2 1 4 0 0 1 14
  Team                   9            
        240 29-80 5-30 20-24 71.0 12 34 55 18 31 7 8 18 83
          36.3% 16.7% 83.3%                    

Minnesota Timberwolves

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
43 Chris Carr Starter SG 13:00 1-4 0-0 0-0 -2.2 0.0 1 1 0 4 1 0 1 2
21 Kevin Garnett Starter PF 40:00 8-14 0-1 1-2 21.2 6.0 6 12 3 2 3 1 1 17
22 Dean Garrett Starter C 31:00 6-10 0-0 2-4 14.2 2.0 11 13 0 2 0 0 0 14
24 Tom Gugliotta Starter SF 41:00 8-23 0-1 14-19 23.1 5.0 6 11 5 2 4 3 3 30
3 Stephon Marbury Starter PG 42:00 5-15 0-2 3-3 9.1 0.0 2 2 10 0 0 0 3 13
42 Sam Mitchell Bench SF 28:00 4-7 0-0 1-1 7.1 0.0 5 5 1 4 1 0 0 9
44 Cherokee Parks Bench C 04:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 1.2 0.0 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0
30 Terry Porter Bench PG 35:00 4-7 2-3 1-4 10.2 0.0 2 2 5 3 2 0 1 11
26 James Robinson Bench PG 06:00 0-4 0-0 0-0 -3.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Team                   12         1  
        240 36-84 2-7 22-33 91.1 13 34 59 25 18 11 4 10 96
          42.9% 28.6% 66.7%                    

Denver Nuggets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Anthony Goldwire
6.3p, 1.4r, 3.4a
Bryant Stith
15p, 4.3r, 2.5a
LaPhonso Ellis
21.4p, 6.8r, 2.1a
Antonio McDyess
17.1p, 7.3r, 1.3a
Ervin Johnson
7p, 10.6r, 0.9a
Rotation Kenny Smith
4.3p, 0.7r, 1.3a
Brooks Thompson
6.3p, 1r, 2.4a
Dale Ellis
16.7p, 3.6r, 1.6a
Tom Hammonds
4.8p, 4.6r, 0.6a
 
 
Rotation  
 
Jerome Allen
3.1p, 1.3r, 2.1a
 
 
 
 
 
 

Minnesota Timberwolves Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Stephon Marbury
15.3p, 2.7r, 7.6a
Chris Carr
5.9p, 2.1r, 0.9a
Tom Gugliotta
22.4p, 9.1r, 3.9a
Kevin Garnett
17p, 8.1r, 3a
Dean Garrett
6.6p, 7r, 0.5a
Rotation Terry Porter
7.2p, 2.2r, 3.9a
 
 
Sam Mitchell
9.4p, 4.3r, 1.1a
 
 
 
 
Lim PT James Robinson
7.2p, 1.6r, 1.7a
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cherokee Parks
3p, 2.5r, 0.4a

Denver Nuggets Leaders

MPG Mark Jackson 38.5
FG% Vincent Askew .667
3P% Melvin Booker .500
FT% Jerome Allen 1.000
ORPG Ervin Johnson 2.8
DRPG Ervin Johnson 7.8
RPG Ervin Johnson 10.6
SPG Bryant Stith 1.2
APG Mark Jackson 12.3
BPG Aaron Williams 3.0
PPG LaPhonso Ellis 21.4

Minnesota Timberwolves Leaders

MPG Kevin Garnett 39.4
FG% Stojko Vrankovic .566
3P% Kevin Garnett .375
FT% Tom Gugliotta .824
ORPG Kevin Garnett 2.6
DRPG Tom Gugliotta 6.7
RPG Tom Gugliotta 9.1
SPG Kevin Garnett 1.6
APG Stephon Marbury 7.6
BPG Kevin Garnett 2.4
PPG Tom Gugliotta 22.4

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