Minnesota 94, Houston 88

March 29, 2004

Regular Season

Toyota Center (Houston, Texas)

Attendance: 16,270

Officials: Marc Davis, Monty McCutchen, Joe DeRosa

Team Rebounds: Minnesota (4) Houston (9)

Technicals: Minnesota (0) Houston (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
MIN (51-24) 28 14 26 26 94
HOU (42-31) 20 23 25 20 88

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
MIN 89 105.6 98.9
HOU 89 98.9 105.6

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
MIN .456 0.124 0.250 0.263
HOU .476 0.191 0.298 0.108

Minnesota Timberwolves

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
19 Sam Cassell Starter PG 36:00 8-14 2-2 6-7 16.1 1.0 5 6 4 3 1 2 5 24
21 Kevin Garnett Starter PF 39:00 9-18 0-0 9-9 29.4 4.0 7 11 9 2 2 3 3 27
23 Trenton Hassell Starter SF 26:00 3-8 0-0 0-0 2.5 2.0 2 4 0 2 0 0 0 6
40 Ervin Johnson Starter C 30:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 11.5 0.0 5 5 1 1 3 3 0 2
8 Latrell Sprewell Starter SG 41:00 5-18 1-4 4-4 7.0 0.0 2 2 7 1 0 0 1 15
32 Fred Hoiberg Bench SG 11:00 1-3 1-2 0-0 2.0 0.0 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 3
16 Troy Hudson Bench PG 12:00 2-4 0-1 0-0 2.2 0.0 1 1 2 1 0 0 1 4
35 Mark Madsen Bench C 12:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 2.5 2.0 1 3 1 1 0 0 0 0
34 Michael Olowokandi Bench C 10:00 2-3 0-0 0-0 2.0 0.0 1 1 0 3 0 2 1 4
10 Wally Szczerbiak Bench SF 19:00 3-9 1-2 2-2 2.5 0.0 0 0 1 2 1 0 0 9
20 Gary Trent Bench PF 04:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0.8 0.0 2 2 0 2 1 0 0 0
  Team                   4            
        240 34-80 5-11 21-22 80.5 9 27 40 25 19 9 10 11 94
          42.5% 45.5% 95.5%                    

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 SG 38:00 7-11 0-0 3-6 13.0 4.0 4 8 7 5 1 0 6 17
21 Jim Jackson Starter SF 45:00 7-11 1-1 1-1 11.9 0.0 6 6 4 4 1 1 4 16
11 Yao Ming Starter C 38:00 8-14 0-0 0-0 11.2 2.0 5 7 2 4 1 1 2 16
5 Cuttino Mobley Starter SF 46:00 6-18 2-7 3-3 17.1 0.0 9 9 4 0 2 2 0 17
2 Mo Taylor Starter PF 40:00 8-17 0-0 1-1 12.1 5.0 5 10 1 3 2 0 2 17
31 Mark Jackson Bench PG 10:00 1-4 0-2 1-2 2.0 1.0 1 2 3 0 0 0 2 3
9 Bostjan Nachbar Bench SF 05:00 0-4 0-1 0-0 -0.5 1.0 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
30 Clarence Weatherspoon Bench PF 18:00 1-4 0-0 0-0 0.2 1.0 1 2 1 1 0 0 1 2
  Team                   9         2  
        240 38-83 3-11 9-13 93.1 14 33 56 22 17 7 4 19 88
          45.8% 27.3% 69.2%                    

Minnesota Timberwolves Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Sam Cassell
19.8p, 3.4r, 7.3a
Latrell Sprewell
16.9p, 3.9r, 3.6a
Trenton Hassell
5.1p, 3.3r, 1.7a
Kevin Garnett
24.3p, 13.9r, 5.1a
Ervin Johnson
2p, 3.5r, 0.3a
Rotation Troy Hudson
7.5p, 1.2r, 2.4a
Fred Hoiberg
7p, 3.5r, 1.4a
Wally Szczerbiak
9p, 3r, 1.2a
 
 
Mark Madsen
3.9p, 3.8r, 0.4a
Rotation  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Michael Olowokandi
6.1p, 4.7r, 0.6a
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
Gary Trent
5.9p, 3.4r, 0.8a
 
 

Houston Rockets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Steve Francis
16.8p, 5.6r, 6.1a
Cuttino Mobley
15.5p, 4.6r, 3.4a
Jim Jackson
12.5p, 6.1r, 2.9a
Mo Taylor
11.6p, 5.2r, 1.4a
Yao Ming
17.7p, 9.1r, 1.5a
Rotation Mark Jackson
1.8p, 1.5r, 2.7a
 
 
 
 
Clarence Weatherspoon
5p, 4r, 0.6a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
Bostjan Nachbar
2.9p, 1.4r, 0.5a
 
 
 
 

Minnesota Timberwolves Leaders

MPG Kevin Garnett 39.5
FG% Oliver Miller .553
3P% Fred Hoiberg .449
FT% Darrick Martin 1.000
ORPG Kevin Garnett 3.0
DRPG Kevin Garnett 10.9
RPG Kevin Garnett 13.9
SPG Kevin Garnett 1.4
APG Sam Cassell 7.3
BPG Kevin Garnett 2.1
PPG Kevin Garnett 24.3

Houston Rockets Leaders

MPG Steve Francis 40.8
FG% Charles Oakley 1.000
3P% Mike Wilks .571
FT% Mike Wilks 1.000
ORPG Yao Ming 2.5
DRPG Yao Ming 6.6
RPG Yao Ming 9.1
SPG Steve Francis 1.7
APG Steve Francis 6.1
BPG Yao Ming 1.9
PPG Yao Ming 17.7

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