Minnesota 83, Houston 89

February 21, 2002

Regular Season

Compaq Center (Houston, Texas)

Attendance: 12,620

Officials: Joe Crawford, Mark Wunderlich, Michael Henderson

Team Rebounds: Minnesota (10) Houston (9)

Technicals: Minnesota (0) Houston (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
MIN (36-18) 19 22 17 25 83
HOU (19-35) 25 24 16 24 89

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
MIN 87 95.9 102.9
HOU 87 102.9 95.9

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
MIN .432 0.185 0.286 0.160
HOU .494 0.069 0.275 0.071

Minnesota Timberwolves

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
4 Chauncey Billups Starter PG 37:00 7-16 2-7 1-2 12.2 1.0 4 5 8 4 0 1 3 17
21 Kevin Garnett Starter PF 43:00 7-19 1-1 4-6 14.0 4.0 8 12 2 1 0 2 2 19
8 Rasho Nesterovic Starter C 20:00 2-6 0-0 0-0 4.8 3.0 5 8 0 3 0 0 0 4
32 Joe Smith Starter SF 33:00 4-7 0-0 4-4 11.0 2.0 7 9 1 5 1 2 3 12
10 Wally Szczerbiak Starter SG 41:00 6-15 0-0 1-2 8.8 2.0 5 7 5 0 0 0 3 13
13 Felipe Lopez Bench SF 20:00 1-3 1-1 3-4 6.8 1.0 0 1 2 1 2 0 0 6
42 Sam Mitchell Bench SF 18:00 4-8 0-2 0-0 2.2 1.0 1 2 1 1 0 0 2 8
44 Anthony Peeler Bench SG 24:00 2-7 0-3 0-0 1.0 0.0 5 5 2 1 0 0 3 4
3 Loren Woods Bench C 04:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Team                   10            
        240 33-81 4-14 13-18 82.8 14 35 59 21 16 3 5 16 83
          40.7% 28.6% 72.2%                    

Houston Rockets

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
3 Steve Francis Starter PG 46:00 7-16 1-4 1-6 19.0 2.0 9 11 9 1 2 2 4 16
33 Eddie Griffin Starter PF 42:00 4-17 0-4 0-0 7.0 4.0 5 9 0 2 1 4 0 8
5 Cuttino Mobley Starter SG 44:00 10-20 2-5 4-5 13.6 0.0 6 6 0 2 1 1 1 26
21 Kenny Thomas Starter SF 41:00 8-11 0-0 0-4 13.5 0.0 5 5 1 3 3 1 0 16
43 Kevin Willis Starter C 12:00 3-3 0-0 0-0 6.0 1.0 1 2 0 3 0 2 0 6
14 Dan Langhi Bench SF 03:00 0-2 0-0 0-0 -1.2 0.0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
44 Terence Morris Bench PF 17:00 0-4 0-1 0-0 3.2 1.0 1 2 3 1 1 1 0 0
25 Moochie Norris Bench PG 29:00 6-9 0-2 1-2 12.8 1.0 1 2 5 1 2 0 1 13
18 Oscar Torres Bench SF 06:00 2-2 0-0 0-0 4.5 2.0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 4
  Team                   9         2  
        240 40-84 3-16 6-17 68.4 11 29 49 18 14 10 11 8 89
          47.6% 18.8% 35.3%                    

Minnesota Timberwolves Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Chauncey Billups
12.1p, 2.6r, 4.8a
Wally Szczerbiak
19.2p, 5.3r, 3.2a
Joe Smith
12.4p, 7.5r, 1.3a
Kevin Garnett
21.2p, 11.8r, 5.5a
Rasho Nesterovic
8.5p, 6.5r, 1a
Rotation  
 
Anthony Peeler
9.2p, 2.6r, 2.2a
Felipe Lopez
2.7p, 1.4r, 0.8a
 
 
 
 
Rotation  
 
 
 
Sam Mitchell
3.1p, 1r, 0.6a
 
 
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Loren Woods
2.1p, 2.4r, 0.4a

Houston Rockets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Steve Francis
22.2p, 7.5r, 6.5a
Cuttino Mobley
20.7p, 4.2r, 2.7a
Kenny Thomas
14.4p, 7r, 1.9a
Eddie Griffin
9.1p, 5.9r, 0.7a
Kevin Willis
6.1p, 6r, 0.3a
Rotation Moochie Norris
9.3p, 2.9r, 5.2a
 
 
 
 
Terence Morris
2.6p, 2.9r, 1.1a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
Oscar Torres
6.3p, 1.9r, 0.6a
 
 
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
Dan Langhi
1.6p, 1.2r, 0.2a
 
 
 
 

Minnesota Timberwolves Leaders

MPG Kevin Garnett 39.0
FG% Gary Trent .530
3P% Joe Smith .500
FT% Terrell Brandon .988
ORPG Kevin Garnett 3.0
DRPG Kevin Garnett 8.8
RPG Kevin Garnett 11.8
SPG Terrell Brandon 1.6
APG Terrell Brandon 8.2
BPG Kevin Garnett 1.6
PPG Kevin Garnett 21.2

Houston Rockets Leaders

MPG Cuttino Mobley 42.1
FG% Kelvin Cato .552
3P% Cuttino Mobley .427
FT% Dan Langhi 1.000
ORPG Kelvin Cato 2.3
DRPG Steve Francis 5.7
RPG Steve Francis 7.5
SPG Cuttino Mobley 1.5
APG Steve Francis 6.5
BPG Eddie Griffin 1.9
PPG Steve Francis 22.2

Today's Games

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Orlando Magic 119
Los Angeles Clippers 102

Portland Trail Blazers 94
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San Antonio Spurs 115
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Washington Wizards 82
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