Minnesota 99, Phoenix 97

March 25, 1998

Regular Season

Talking Stick Resort Arena (Phoenix, Arizona)

Attendance: 19,023

Officials: Bennie Adams, Derrick Stafford, Mike Callahan

Team Rebounds: Minnesota (6) Phoenix (10)

Technicals: Minnesota (0) Phoenix (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
MIN (36-34) 28 22 23 26 99
PHX (45-25) 25 19 26 27 97

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
MIN 89 111.5 109.2
PHX 89 109.2 111.5

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
MIN .500 0.124 0.341 0.207
PHX .494 0.158 0.256 0.195

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 5-18 0-0 5-7 5.6 1.0 5 6 4 4 1 3 4 15
3 Stephon Marbury Starter PG 37:00 6-8 3-4 4-4 18.8 1.0 3 4 10 4 0 0 4 19
42 Sam Mitchell Starter SF 34:00 5-14 1-1 0-0 7.8 2.0 3 5 4 2 0 0 0 11
44 Cherokee Parks Starter C 23:00 4-4 0-0 1-2 11.2 1.0 4 5 1 2 0 2 0 9
44 Anthony Peeler Starter SG 41:00 8-18 2-3 2-4 13.0 4.0 4 8 2 2 3 0 3 20
20 Tom Hammonds Bench PF 20:00 2-5 0-0 2-4 2.2 1.0 2 3 0 2 0 0 0 6
31 Reggie Jordan Bench SG 15:00 3-5 0-0 1-2 11.5 3.0 2 5 3 3 3 0 0 7
30 Terry Porter Bench PG 19:00 2-7 2-4 0-0 4.8 0.0 2 2 2 1 0 1 0 6
53 Stanley Roberts Bench C 15:00 2-3 0-0 2-2 5.5 1.0 2 3 0 2 1 0 0 6
  Team                   6            
        240 37-82 8-12 17-25 90.4 14 27 47 26 22 8 6 11 99
          45.1% 66.7% 68.0%                    

Phoenix Suns

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
32 Jason Kidd Starter SG 36:00 4-8 1-2 2-2 15.2 2.0 4 6 7 2 2 1 3 11
15 Danny Manning Starter PF 34:00 8-16 0-0 2-2 17.5 5.0 7 12 4 4 1 0 1 18
14 Antonio McDyess Starter SF 33:00 4-11 0-0 4-4 6.0 2.0 3 5 0 3 1 1 1 12
13 Steve Nash Starter PG 31:00 3-9 1-5 0-0 4.2 0.0 2 2 4 1 0 0 1 7
18 Hot Rod Williams Starter C 16:00 2-3 0-0 0-0 5.2 1.0 4 5 0 1 0 2 2 4
2 Mark Bryant Bench PF 10:00 0-0 0-0 1-2 0.0 0.0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 1
7 Kevin Johnson Bench PG 29:00 2-10 0-2 1-1 3.6 0.0 4 4 7 1 0 0 3 5
21 George McCloud Bench SF 06:00 2-2 1-1 1-1 7.1 1.0 2 3 1 1 0 1 1 6
30 Cliff Robinson Bench C 22:00 6-12 1-1 4-4 9.2 0.0 5 5 1 2 0 1 2 17
3 Dennis Scott Bench SF 23:00 6-11 3-6 1-2 7.5 0.0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 16
  Team                   10         1  
        240 37-82 7-17 16-18 91.8 11 32 53 25 18 4 6 15 97
          45.1% 41.2% 88.9%                    

Minnesota Timberwolves Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Stephon Marbury
18.4p, 2.8r, 8.3a
Anthony Peeler
11.5p, 3.3r, 3.4a
Sam Mitchell
11.4p, 4.4r, 1.3a
Kevin Garnett
18p, 9.4r, 4.2a
Cherokee Parks
7p, 5.7r, 0.8a
Rotation Terry Porter
8.8p, 2r, 3.3a
Reggie Jordan
2.3p, 1.5r, 0.8a
 
 
Tom Hammonds
5.8p, 4.6r, 0.6a
Stanley Roberts
6.1p, 4.9r, 0.3a

Phoenix Suns Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Steve Nash
9p, 2.2r, 3.4a
Jason Kidd
11.2p, 6.3r, 9.2a
Antonio McDyess
14.4p, 7.6r, 1.3a
Danny Manning
13.6p, 5.7r, 1.9a
Hot Rod Williams
3.9p, 4.4r, 0.7a
Rotation Kevin Johnson
9.5p, 3r, 4.4a
 
 
Dennis Scott
11.9p, 3.2r, 2a
Mark Bryant
4p, 3.6r, 0.6a
Cliff Robinson
13.5p, 4.8r, 2.1a
Lim PT  
 
 
 
George McCloud
6.4p, 3.3r, 1.2a
 
 
 
 

Minnesota Timberwolves Leaders

MPG Kevin Garnett 39.3
FG% Tom Hammonds .518
3P% DeJuan Wheat .417
FT% Micheal Williams .960
ORPG Kevin Garnett 2.6
DRPG Kevin Garnett 6.8
RPG Kevin Garnett 9.4
SPG Kevin Garnett 1.7
APG Stephon Marbury 8.3
BPG Kevin Garnett 1.9
PPG Tom Gugliotta 20.1

Phoenix Suns Leaders

MPG Jason Kidd 38.1
FG% Marko Milic .607
3P% Marko Milic .500
FT% Horacio Llamas 1.000
ORPG Antonio McDyess 2.6
DRPG Antonio McDyess 5.0
RPG Antonio McDyess 7.6
SPG Jason Kidd 1.9
APG Jason Kidd 9.2
BPG Antonio McDyess 1.6
PPG Rex Chapman 15.6

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