Minnesota 86, Houston 94

January 7, 2003

Regular Season

Compaq Center (Houston, Texas)

Attendance: 12,212

Officials: Derrick Stafford, Michael Smith, Sean Corbin

Team Rebounds: Minnesota (10) Houston (11)

Technicals: Minnesota (0) Houston (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
MIN (17-16) 19 17 21 29 86
HOU (18-14) 15 27 32 20 94

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
MIN 94 91.6 100.1
HOU 94 100.1 91.6

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
MIN .385 0.170 0.256 0.333
HOU .500 0.170 0.163 0.343

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 44:00 6-18 1-2 12-14 26.8 2.0 14 16 5 4 5 1 1 25
9 Kendall Gill Starter SG 33:00 7-14 2-3 1-2 5.5 0.0 3 3 1 5 2 0 3 17
16 Troy Hudson Starter PG 39:00 2-12 0-2 3-3 3.1 1.0 1 2 6 1 2 0 3 7
8 Rasho Nesterovic Starter C 29:00 4-9 0-0 0-0 6.5 3.0 3 6 2 4 1 0 1 8
20 Gary Trent Starter SF 18:00 2-4 0-0 1-2 3.5 2.0 3 5 0 2 1 0 2 5
25 Marc Jackson Bench C 11:00 2-6 0-0 0-1 -3.9 0.0 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 4
44 Anthony Peeler Bench SG 23:00 2-6 0-1 1-2 -0.8 0.0 0 0 2 3 0 0 1 5
36 Igor Rakocevic Bench SG 17:00 1-4 1-2 6-8 3.0 1.0 2 3 0 1 0 0 2 9
32 Joe Smith Bench C 26:00 2-5 0-0 2-2 5.0 2.0 6 8 0 4 0 0 1 6
  Team                   10            
        240 28-78 4-10 26-34 78.8 11 32 53 16 26 11 1 16 86
          35.9% 40.0% 76.5%                    

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 33:00 2-4 0-0 10-13 16.9 2.0 5 7 11 6 0 0 3 14
33 Eddie Griffin Starter PF 25:00 3-5 1-2 0-0 7.0 0.0 5 5 0 2 0 1 0 7
11 Yao Ming Starter C 26:00 3-10 0-0 3-4 9.5 2.0 10 12 3 2 0 0 2 9
5 Cuttino Mobley Starter SG 38:00 6-13 1-3 6-8 12.5 0.0 1 1 5 1 4 0 3 19
41 Glen Rice Starter SF 26:00 5-10 4-7 1-3 3.6 1.0 1 2 0 3 0 0 3 15
13 Kelvin Cato Bench C 22:00 3-5 0-0 1-2 4.5 0.0 4 4 0 4 1 0 0 7
25 Moochie Norris Bench PG 25:00 0-4 0-0 0-0 -0.8 0.0 1 1 3 1 1 0 2 0
55 James Posey Bench PF 22:00 2-6 0-1 1-2 6.0 0.0 5 5 0 1 3 0 0 5
2 Mo Taylor Bench PF 23:00 8-13 0-0 2-3 10.6 2.0 4 6 1 3 1 1 3 18
  Team                   11         0  
        240 32-70 6-13 24-35 97.9 7 36 54 23 23 10 2 16 94
          45.7% 46.2% 68.6%                    

Minnesota Timberwolves Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Troy Hudson
14.6p, 1.9r, 5.2a
Kendall Gill
10.5p, 4.1r, 2.2a
Gary Trent
6.8p, 4.7r, 1.1a
Kevin Garnett
21.8p, 13.2r, 5.6a
Rasho Nesterovic
11.8p, 5.9r, 1.5a
Rotation  
 
Anthony Peeler
6.6p, 2.8r, 2.5a
 
 
 
 
Joe Smith
7.8p, 5.8r, 0.7a
Rotation  
 
Igor Rakocevic
1.3p, 0.4r, 0.3a
 
 
 
 
Marc Jackson
5.6p, 1.8r, 0.3a

Houston Rockets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Steve Francis
23.2p, 6.2r, 6.2a
Cuttino Mobley
18p, 4r, 3a
Glen Rice
9.2p, 3.4r, 1.4a
Eddie Griffin
8.2p, 5.5r, 1a
Yao Ming
13p, 8.1r, 1.5a
Rotation Moochie Norris
4.9p, 2.2r, 2.7a
 
 
 
 
Mo Taylor
6.8p, 3.3r, 0.9a
Kelvin Cato
4.8p, 6.8r, 0.3a
Rotation  
 
 
 
 
 
James Posey
11.7p, 5.3r, 2.5a
 
 

Minnesota Timberwolves Leaders

MPG Kevin Garnett 40.9
FG% Reggie Slater .540
3P% Kevin Garnett .371
FT% Wally Szczerbiak .955
ORPG Kevin Garnett 2.8
DRPG Kevin Garnett 10.4
RPG Kevin Garnett 13.2
SPG Kevin Garnett 1.5
APG Kevin Garnett 5.6
BPG Joe Smith 1.5
PPG Kevin Garnett 21.8

Houston Rockets Leaders

MPG Cuttino Mobley 41.8
FG% Tito Maddox 1.000
3P% Steve Francis .447
FT% Jason Collier 1.000
ORPG Yao Ming 2.6
DRPG Yao Ming 5.5
RPG Yao Ming 8.1
SPG Steve Francis 1.6
APG Steve Francis 6.2
BPG Eddie Griffin 2.0
PPG Steve Francis 23.2

Today's Games

Houston Rockets 94
Minnesota Timberwolves 86

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Seattle SuperSonics 98

Milwaukee Bucks 76
Sacramento Kings 101

Portland Trail Blazers 81
Phoenix Suns 88