Minnesota 96, L.A. Lakers 106

March 7, 2003

Regular Season

Staples Center (Los Angeles, California)

Attendance: 18,997

Officials: Bill Spooner, Nolan Fine, Ronnie Nunn

Team Rebounds: Minnesota (6) Los Angeles (10)

Technicals: Minnesota (1 (Coach), 1 (Bench)) Los Angeles (2 (Bench))

  1 2 3 4 Final
MIN (40-24) 22 21 30 23 96
LAL (34-26) 29 24 25 28 106

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
MIN 91 105.2 116.2
LAL 91 116.2 105.2

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
MIN .540 0.164 0.186 0.200
LAL .473 0.055 0.356 0.181

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 41:00 6-17 0-1 3-6 8.2 1.0 9 10 6 5 1 1 5 15
16 Troy Hudson Starter PG 33:00 4-12 1-3 3-4 2.0 0.0 2 2 2 4 0 0 1 12
8 Rasho Nesterovic Starter C 31:00 9-10 0-0 1-1 15.1 3.0 4 7 0 6 0 3 2 19
44 Anthony Peeler Starter SG 32:00 6-8 3-3 0-0 13.8 0.0 5 5 3 2 0 0 1 15
10 Wally Szczerbiak Starter SF 39:00 3-8 1-2 1-2 10.5 1.0 9 10 5 3 0 1 3 8
9 Kendall Gill Bench SG 15:00 2-4 0-1 2-2 3.8 0.0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 6
25 Marc Jackson Bench C 15:00 1-5 0-0 5-6 1.2 2.0 1 3 0 3 0 0 1 7
36 Igor Rakocevic Bench SG 02:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 1.2 0.0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
32 Joe Smith Bench PF 07:00 1-2 0-0 0-0 1.0 0.0 2 2 0 2 1 0 1 2
20 Gary Trent Bench PF 08:00 3-3 0-0 0-0 7.5 1.0 3 4 0 1 0 1 0 6
29 Mike Wilks Bench PG 16:00 2-4 0-0 0-0 1.5 0.0 0 0 2 1 0 0 1 4
3 Loren Woods Bench C 01:00 1-1 0-0 0-1 1.9 0.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2
  Team                   6            
        240 38-75 5-10 15-22 85.8 8 35 49 22 28 3 6 15 96
          50.7% 50.0% 68.2%                    

Los Angeles Lakers

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
24 Kobe Bryant Starter SG 43:00 12-24 2-4 4-4 23.2 1.0 3 4 7 1 3 0 0 30
2 Derek Fisher Starter PG 43:00 3-14 0-1 3-5 7.9 1.0 5 6 5 3 3 0 0 9
17 Rick Fox Starter SF 27:00 5-13 1-3 2-3 8.9 3.0 3 6 2 3 1 0 0 13
35 Mark Madsen Starter PF 31:00 5-7 0-0 0-0 12.0 3.0 3 6 2 0 0 0 0 10
34 Shaquille O'Neal Starter C 41:00 16-25 0-0 8-14 34.8 5.0 9 14 4 4 1 5 1 40
3 Devean George Bench SF 21:00 2-6 0-0 0-0 0.0 1.0 2 3 1 2 0 0 2 4
5 Robert Horry Bench PF 16:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 -0.8 0.0 2 2 1 5 1 0 1 0
12 Jannero Pargo Bench PG 05:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 1.0 0.0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
21 Kareem Rush Bench SG 04:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
20 Brian Shaw Bench PG 02:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 -1.8 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
52 Samaki Walker Bench PF 07:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 -0.2 2.0 0 2 0 3 0 0 0 0
  Team                   10            
        240 43-94 3-8 17-26 85.0 16 29 55 23 21 9 5 5 106
          45.7% 37.5% 65.4%                    

Minnesota Timberwolves Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Troy Hudson
14.2p, 2.2r, 5.9a
Anthony Peeler
7p, 2.9r, 2.7a
Wally Szczerbiak
16.6p, 4.6r, 2.7a
Kevin Garnett
23p, 13.2r, 5.7a
Rasho Nesterovic
11.5p, 6.8r, 1.5a
Rotation Mike Wilks
3.8p, 1.7r, 2.5a
Kendall Gill
9.3p, 3.3r, 1.9a
 
 
 
 
Marc Jackson
5.2p, 2.4r, 0.4a
Lim PT  
 
Igor Rakocevic
1.9p, 0.4r, 0.8a
 
 
Gary Trent
6.1p, 3.9r, 1.1a
Loren Woods
2.6p, 3r, 0.6a
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
Joe Smith
8.2p, 5.5r, 0.7a
 
 

Los Angeles Lakers Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Derek Fisher
10.5p, 2.9r, 3.4a
Kobe Bryant
30.6p, 6.9r, 6.1a
Rick Fox
9.5p, 4.6r, 3.2a
Mark Madsen
2.5p, 2.7r, 0.6a
Shaquille O'Neal
26.4p, 10.8r, 3.3a
Rotation  
 
 
 
Devean George
7p, 4.2r, 1.2a
Robert Horry
6.6p, 6.8r, 3a
 
 
Lim PT Jannero Pargo
1p, 1.1r, 1.1a
Kareem Rush
2.9p, 1.3r, 1a
 
 
Samaki Walker
5.5p, 6.8r, 1.1a
 
 
Lim PT Brian Shaw
4.2p, 1.8r, 1.7a
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Minnesota Timberwolves Leaders

MPG Kevin Garnett 40.6
FG% Reggie Slater .540
3P% Loren Woods 1.000
FT% Troy Hudson .903
ORPG Kevin Garnett 2.8
DRPG Kevin Garnett 10.3
RPG Kevin Garnett 13.2
SPG Kevin Garnett 1.4
APG Troy Hudson 5.9
BPG Rasho Nesterovic 1.5
PPG Kevin Garnett 23.0

Los Angeles Lakers Leaders

MPG Kobe Bryant 41.9
FG% Shaquille O'Neal .566
3P% Kobe Bryant .378
FT% Jannero Pargo 1.000
ORPG Shaquille O'Neal 3.6
DRPG Shaquille O'Neal 7.3
RPG Shaquille O'Neal 10.8
SPG Kobe Bryant 2.3
APG Kobe Bryant 6.1
BPG Shaquille O'Neal 2.4
PPG Kobe Bryant 30.6

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