Houston 95, Minnesota 102

April 17, 1998

Regular Season

Target Center (Minneapolis, Minnesota)

Attendance: 19,881

Officials: Violet Palmer, Bennett Salvatore, Luis Grillo

Team Rebounds: Houston (12) Minnesota (8)

Technicals: Houston (0) Minnesota (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
HOU (41-40) 17 23 27 28 95
MIN (44-37) 24 23 27 28 102

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
HOU 93 102.6 110.2
MIN 93 110.2 102.6

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
HOU .477 0.108 0.229 0.138
MIN .453 0.140 0.292 0.279

Houston Rockets

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
22 Clyde Drexler Starter SF 36:00 7-18 3-8 4-5 18.6 3.0 4 7 6 2 3 0 1 21
17 Mario Elie Starter SG 36:00 4-10 0-2 0-0 4.5 0.0 2 2 4 3 1 0 1 8
12 Matt Maloney Starter PG 31:00 3-9 1-6 1-1 5.1 0.0 3 3 3 2 0 0 0 8
34 Hakeem Olajuwon Starter C 39:00 8-16 0-1 4-6 13.2 0.0 10 10 3 4 4 1 6 20
43 Kevin Willis Starter PF 38:00 11-17 0-0 0-0 13.8 2.0 4 6 1 3 1 0 1 22
32 Othella Harrington Bench PF 19:00 1-3 0-0 3-4 5.0 1.0 3 4 2 3 0 0 0 5
8 Eddie Johnson Bench SF 23:00 3-9 0-2 0-0 4.5 1.0 1 2 5 1 0 0 1 6
20 Brent Price Bench PG 18:00 2-5 1-4 0-0 5.2 1.0 0 1 3 2 0 1 0 5
  Team                   12            
        240 39-87 5-23 12-16 86.0 8 27 47 27 20 9 2 10 95
          44.8% 21.7% 75.0%                    

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 42:00 7-16 0-0 6-6 15.8 2.0 8 10 3 0 0 0 1 20
3 Stephon Marbury Starter PG 37:00 4-16 1-3 2-2 11.0 0.0 1 1 12 0 4 0 4 11
42 Sam Mitchell Starter SF 28:00 6-13 1-1 6-6 14.0 2.0 6 8 1 1 0 0 0 19
44 Cherokee Parks Starter C 01:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 1.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
44 Anthony Peeler Starter SG 40:00 7-13 2-4 2-2 13.2 2.0 3 5 4 3 3 1 5 18
15 Bill Curley Bench PF 19:00 2-7 0-0 0-0 1.5 3.0 1 4 1 4 0 0 0 4
20 Tom Hammonds Bench PF 22:00 5-6 0-0 2-2 11.5 3.0 7 10 0 3 0 0 2 12
31 Reggie Jordan Bench SG 08:00 0-2 0-0 0-0 -1.5 1.0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0
30 Terry Porter Bench PG 28:00 4-10 0-1 6-8 9.0 0.0 2 2 4 0 0 0 0 14
53 Stanley Roberts Bench C 15:00 2-3 0-0 0-0 6.8 1.0 6 7 0 3 0 2 1 4
  Team                   8            
        240 37-86 4-9 24-26 102.2 14 34 56 25 16 8 3 13 102
          43.0% 44.4% 92.3%                    

Houston Rockets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Matt Maloney
8.6p, 1.8r, 2.8a
Mario Elie
8.5p, 2.2r, 3.1a
Clyde Drexler
18.5p, 4.9r, 5.5a
Kevin Willis
16.1p, 8.4r, 1a
Hakeem Olajuwon
16.4p, 9.8r, 3a
Rotation Brent Price
5.6p, 1.5r, 2.7a
 
 
Eddie Johnson
8.5p, 2r, 1.2a
Othella Harrington
6p, 3.6r, 0.4a
 
 

Minnesota Timberwolves Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Stephon Marbury
17.8p, 2.8r, 8.6a
Anthony Peeler
12.2p, 3.2r, 3.6a
Sam Mitchell
12.3p, 4.8r, 1.3a
Kevin Garnett
18.6p, 9.6r, 4.3a
Cherokee Parks
7.1p, 5.5r, 0.7a
Rotation Terry Porter
9.4p, 2r, 3.3a
 
 
 
 
Tom Hammonds
5.9p, 4.7r, 0.6a
Stanley Roberts
6.2p, 4.9r, 0.4a
Rotation  
 
 
 
 
 
Bill Curley
2.6p, 2.2r, 0.3a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
Reggie Jordan
2.3p, 1.6r, 0.8a
 
 
 
 
 
 

Houston Rockets Leaders

MPG Clyde Drexler 35.4
FG% Charles A. Jones .667
3P% Matt Bullard .419
FT% Emanual Davis .838
ORPG Charles Barkley 3.5
DRPG Charles Barkley 8.1
RPG Charles Barkley 11.7
SPG Clyde Drexler 1.8
APG Clyde Drexler 5.5
BPG Hakeem Olajuwon 2.0
PPG Clyde Drexler 18.5

Minnesota Timberwolves Leaders

MPG Kevin Garnett 39.5
FG% Tom Hammonds .519
3P% Anthony Peeler .465
FT% Micheal Williams .970
ORPG Kevin Garnett 2.7
DRPG Kevin Garnett 6.9
RPG Kevin Garnett 9.6
SPG Anthony Peeler 1.8
APG Stephon Marbury 8.6
BPG Kevin Garnett 1.8
PPG Tom Gugliotta 20.1

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