Denver 92, Minnesota 106

April 18, 2004

Opening Round - Minnesota wins 4-1

Target Center (Minneapolis, Minnesota)

Attendance: 18,503

Officials: Tony Brothers, Mike Callahan, Jack Nies

Team Rebounds: Denver (11) Minnesota (14)

Technicals: Denver (0) Minnesota (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
DEN (43-39) 22 20 26 24 92
MIN (58-24) 31 20 28 27 106

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
DEN 92 100.4 115.7
MIN 92 115.7 100.4

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
DEN .453 0.131 0.286 0.176
MIN .494 0.153 0.375 0.230

Denver Nuggets

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
15 Carmelo Anthony Starter SF 36:00 6-17 0-5 7-10 6.5 2.0 4 6 3 6 2 0 3 19
23 Marcus Camby Starter PF 37:00 8-13 0-1 3-4 12.5 1.0 7 8 0 5 0 2 1 19
31 Maybyner Nene Starter C 32:00 2-8 0-0 0-0 9.0 3.0 4 7 4 4 2 2 1 4
1 Voshon Lenard Starter SG 23:00 3-9 0-3 1-2 1.5 0.0 2 2 3 1 0 0 2 7
24 Andre Miller Starter PG 26:00 5-9 0-0 2-2 6.8 1.0 1 2 3 3 0 0 1 12
11 Chris Andersen Bench C 12:00 0-2 0-0 0-0 2.0 1.0 2 3 0 0 0 1 0 0
20 Jon Barry Bench SG 28:00 3-8 1-5 2-2 4.5 1.0 1 2 3 1 0 0 2 9
32 Ryan Bowen Bench PF 01:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
11 Earl Boykins Bench PG 24:00 7-10 2-2 0-0 13.8 0.0 1 1 5 1 1 1 2 16
51 Michael Doleac Bench C 04:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 -0.8 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
56 Francisco Elson Bench C 11:00 3-3 0-0 0-0 5.5 0.0 3 3 2 5 0 0 0 6
7 Rodney White Bench SF 06:00 0-5 0-1 0-0 -1.8 1.0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0
  Team                   11            
        240 37-85 3-17 15-20 71.5 10 25 46 23 26 6 6 12 92
          43.5% 17.6% 75.0%                    

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 42:00 16-24 5-6 3-3 21.6 2.0 1 3 3 2 0 0 4 40
21 Kevin Garnett Starter PF 36:00 13-30 0-0 4-6 20.8 4.0 16 20 4 5 1 2 5 30
23 Trenton Hassell Starter SF 30:00 3-6 0-0 1-2 7.2 3.0 2 5 1 2 1 0 0 7
40 Ervin Johnson Starter C 29:00 1-2 0-0 2-3 8.4 5.0 0 5 3 4 0 1 0 4
8 Latrell Sprewell Starter SG 39:00 2-11 0-3 7-8 8.8 2.0 2 4 4 1 3 1 2 11
32 Fred Hoiberg Bench SG 05:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 -0.8 0.0 2 2 0 1 0 0 1 0
35 Mark Madsen Bench C 08:00 0-1 0-0 0-2 0.2 1.0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
15 Darrick Martin Bench PG 06:00 0-1 0-1 1-2 1.2 0.0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1
3 Oliver Miller Bench C 01:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
34 Michael Olowokandi Bench C 18:00 2-3 0-0 0-0 4.0 1.0 1 2 0 1 0 1 0 4
10 Wally Szczerbiak Bench SF 25:00 3-8 1-2 2-2 5.2 0.0 4 4 2 2 0 1 2 9
20 Gary Trent Bench PF 01:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Team                   14         1  
        240 40-87 6-12 20-28 92.8 18 30 62 18 18 5 6 15 106
          46.0% 50.0% 71.4%                    

Denver Nuggets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Andre Miller
14.8p, 4.5r, 6.1a
Voshon Lenard
14.2p, 2.7r, 2.1a
Carmelo Anthony
21p, 6.1r, 2.8a
Marcus Camby
8.6p, 10.1r, 1.8a
Maybyner Nene
11.8p, 6.5r, 2.2a
Rotation Earl Boykins
10.2p, 1.7r, 3.6a
Jon Barry
6.2p, 2.2r, 2.6a
 
 
 
 
Chris Andersen
3.4p, 4.2r, 0.5a
Rotation  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Francisco Elson
3.5p, 3.3r, 0.5a
Lim PT  
 
 
 
Rodney White
7.5p, 2.3r, 0.8a
Ryan Bowen
0.9p, 1.7r, 0.3a
Michael Doleac
4.5p, 3.7r, 0.6a

Minnesota Timberwolves Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Sam Cassell
19.8p, 3.3r, 7.3a
Latrell Sprewell
16.8p, 3.8r, 3.5a
Trenton Hassell
5p, 3.2r, 1.6a
Kevin Garnett
24.2p, 13.9r, 5a
Ervin Johnson
1.9p, 3.5r, 0.4a
Rotation  
 
 
 
Wally Szczerbiak
10.2p, 3.1r, 1.2a
 
 
Michael Olowokandi
6.5p, 5.7r, 0.6a
Lim PT Darrick Martin
3.4p, 0.4r, 1.4a
Fred Hoiberg
6.7p, 3.4r, 1.4a
 
 
Gary Trent
5.6p, 3.2r, 0.7a
Mark Madsen
3.6p, 3.8r, 0.4a
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Oliver Miller
2.5p, 2.7r, 0.8a

Denver Nuggets Leaders

MPG Marcus Camby 37.0
FG% Francisco Elson 1.000
3P% Earl Boykins 1.000
FT% Andre Miller 1.000
ORPG Maybyner Nene 3.0
DRPG Marcus Camby 7.0
RPG Marcus Camby 8.0
SPG Maybyner Nene 2.0
APG Earl Boykins 5.0
BPG Maybyner Nene 2.0
PPG Marcus Camby 19.0

Minnesota Timberwolves Leaders

MPG Sam Cassell 42.0
FG% Sam Cassell .667
3P% Sam Cassell .833
FT% Sam Cassell 1.000
ORPG Ervin Johnson 5.0
DRPG Kevin Garnett 16.0
RPG Kevin Garnett 20.0
SPG Latrell Sprewell 3.0
APG Kevin Garnett 4.0
BPG Kevin Garnett 2.0
PPG Sam Cassell 40.0

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