Denver 87, Minnesota 109

January 3, 1998

Regular Season

Target Center (Minneapolis, Minnesota)

Attendance: 19,006

Officials: Tommy Nunez Jr., Michael Smith, Blane Reichelt

Team Rebounds: Denver (12) Minnesota (7)

Technicals: Denver (0) Minnesota (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
DEN (2-28) 16 26 22 23 87
MIN (16-15) 38 21 18 32 109

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
DEN 91 95.2 119.2
MIN 91 119.2 95.2

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
DEN .438 0.241 0.406 0.213
MIN .580 0.186 0.308 0.420

Denver Nuggets

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
3 Harold Ellis Starter SG 35:00 8-10 0-0 0-0 13.0 5.0 2 7 0 4 1 0 1 16
21 Dean Garrett Starter C 30:00 3-12 0-0 2-2 3.0 4.0 3 7 0 3 0 0 0 8
13 Bobby Jackson Starter PG 32:00 5-11 0-2 1-2 6.8 0.0 1 1 5 2 2 0 2 11
4 Tony Battie Starter PF 14:00 1-2 0-0 0-0 -2.0 0.0 2 2 1 4 1 1 5 2
22 Johnny Newman Starter SF 29:00 5-13 1-2 4-5 2.9 0.0 2 2 1 4 2 0 3 15
15 Danny Fortson Bench SF 21:00 2-7 0-0 5-7 -1.6 0.0 1 1 0 3 0 0 2 9
5 Anthony Goldwire Bench PG 18:00 1-3 0-1 0-0 0.8 0.0 2 2 4 5 0 0 2 2
30 Priest Lauderdale Bench C 05:00 0-1 0-0 1-2 -1.2 0.0 1 1 1 1 0 0 2 1
14 Eric Washington Bench SG 26:00 3-9 1-4 2-2 2.2 0.0 1 1 2 2 1 0 2 9
20 LaPhonso Ellis Bench PF 30:00 5-12 2-4 2-2 13.8 4.0 4 8 4 1 1 1 3 14
  Team                   12            
        240 33-80 4-13 17-22 77.5 13 19 44 18 29 8 2 22 87
          41.3% 30.8% 77.3%                    

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 31:00 7-11 0-2 1-4 4.0 0.0 3 3 2 5 0 0 3 15
21 Kevin Garnett Starter PF 36:00 6-10 0-0 6-6 32.2 5.0 8 13 10 2 2 3 1 18
24 Tom Gugliotta Starter SF 32:00 4-9 0-0 2-2 4.8 0.0 3 3 2 0 0 0 2 10
3 Stephon Marbury Starter PG 34:00 5-11 0-3 4-5 9.9 0.0 0 0 7 2 2 1 3 14
44 Cherokee Parks Starter C 20:00 2-2 0-0 4-6 6.2 1.0 2 3 0 3 0 2 1 8
20 Tom Hammonds Bench PF 18:00 3-3 0-0 0-0 11.5 2.0 3 5 2 1 1 1 0 6
31 Reggie Jordan Bench SG 03:00 1-2 0-0 0-0 2.5 1.0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2
42 Sam Mitchell Bench SF 28:00 6-9 0-1 6-6 14.2 1.0 3 4 1 2 2 0 0 18
30 Terry Porter Bench SG 24:00 2-5 2-2 3-4 5.5 0.0 1 1 2 2 2 1 3 9
53 Stanley Roberts Bench C 07:00 2-5 0-0 1-2 1.2 2.0 3 5 0 5 0 1 2 5
4 Micheal Williams Bench PG 07:00 1-2 0-0 2-2 3.0 0.0 1 1 3 1 0 0 2 4
  Team                   7            
        240 39-69 2-8 29-37 111.1 12 27 46 30 23 9 9 17 109
          56.5% 25.0% 78.4%                    

Denver Nuggets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Bobby Jackson
13.2p, 5.3r, 5.3a
Harold Ellis
8.3p, 2.6r, 0.4a
Johnny Newman
13.1p, 1.6r, 1.5a
Tony Battie
9.7p, 6.2r, 1.2a
Dean Garrett
7.5p, 9.6r, 1a
Rotation Anthony Goldwire
5.5p, 1.5r, 2.7a
Eric Washington
10.1p, 2.3r, 0.8a
Danny Fortson
10.7p, 5.8r, 0.8a
LaPhonso Ellis
11.5p, 5.1r, 2.8a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Priest Lauderdale
4.3p, 2.7r, 0.6a

Minnesota Timberwolves Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Stephon Marbury
18.4p, 2.5r, 8.6a
Chris Carr
12p, 3.6r, 2a
Tom Gugliotta
19.9p, 8.8r, 4a
Kevin Garnett
17.5p, 9.3r, 4.2a
Cherokee Parks
7p, 5.5r, 0.7a
Rotation  
 
Terry Porter
5p, 1.5r, 2.5a
Sam Mitchell
9.7p, 3.4r, 1.1a
Tom Hammonds
4.2p, 3.5r, 0.6a
 
 
Lim PT Micheal Williams
3p, 0.6r, 1.3a
Reggie Jordan
1.1p, 0.6r, 0.3a
 
 
 
 
Stanley Roberts
4.1p, 4.6r, 0.2a

Denver Nuggets Leaders

MPG Eric Williams 36.2
FG% Harold Ellis .656
3P% Kiwane Garris .500
FT% George Zidek 1.000
ORPG Dean Garrett 3.8
DRPG Dean Garrett 5.8
RPG Dean Garrett 9.6
SPG Bobby Jackson 1.5
APG Bobby Jackson 5.3
BPG Dean Garrett 1.6
PPG Eric Williams 19.8

Minnesota Timberwolves Leaders

MPG Kevin Garnett 39.2
FG% Tom Hammonds .560
3P% DeJuan Wheat .500
FT% Micheal Williams 1.000
ORPG Tom Gugliotta 2.6
DRPG Kevin Garnett 6.9
RPG Kevin Garnett 9.3
SPG Kevin Garnett 1.7
APG Stephon Marbury 8.6
BPG Kevin Garnett 2.0
PPG Tom Gugliotta 19.9

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