Minnesota 86, Denver 107

April 24, 2004

Opening Round - Minnesota wins 4-1

Pepsi Center (Denver, Colorado)

Attendance: 19,713

Officials: Bill Kennedy, Dan Crawford, Tom Washington

Team Rebounds: Minnesota (7) Denver (10)

Technicals: Minnesota (0) Denver (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
MIN (58-24) 18 23 25 20 86
DEN (43-39) 30 24 31 22 107

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
MIN 91 94.7 117.9
DEN 91 117.9 94.7

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
MIN .468 0.154 0.194 0.182
DEN .500 0.121 0.377 0.126

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 32:00 4-11 2-4 0-0 2.8 0.0 2 2 4 5 0 1 3 10
21 Kevin Garnett Starter PF 44:00 10-18 0-0 4-7 19.6 2.0 9 11 8 4 0 1 4 24
23 Trenton Hassell Starter SF 22:00 3-5 0-0 1-2 9.8 1.0 3 4 3 2 1 1 0 7
40 Ervin Johnson Starter C 18:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 3.0 2.0 5 7 0 2 1 0 2 0
8 Latrell Sprewell Starter SG 42:00 8-16 3-8 6-7 17.1 1.0 3 4 1 1 1 3 1 25
32 Fred Hoiberg Bench SG 18:00 0-3 0-2 1-1 0.1 0.0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1
35 Mark Madsen Bench C 09:00 0-0 0-0 1-2 5.5 1.0 3 4 0 2 1 2 0 1
15 Darrick Martin Bench PG 09:00 1-4 1-2 0-0 2.0 0.0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 3
3 Oliver Miller Bench C 02:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 -1.5 0.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0
34 Michael Olowokandi Bench C 11:00 1-4 0-0 0-0 -0.8 0.0 1 1 2 5 0 0 0 2
10 Wally Szczerbiak Bench SF 28:00 4-12 2-4 1-2 -2.0 0.0 1 1 0 2 0 0 3 11
20 Gary Trent Bench PF 05:00 1-3 0-0 0-0 1.5 0.0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 2
  Team                   7         2  
        240 32-77 8-20 14-21 69.1 7 29 43 21 24 5 8 16 86
          41.6% 40.0% 66.7%                    

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 38:00 9-20 2-3 4-4 17.0 2.0 8 10 4 1 1 0 3 24
23 Marcus Camby Starter PF 36:00 5-11 1-1 1-2 20.5 8.0 8 16 5 5 0 1 0 12
31 Maybyner Nene Starter C 24:00 7-8 0-0 0-1 9.9 0.0 3 3 4 4 1 0 3 14
1 Voshon Lenard Starter SG 31:00 3-11 2-4 1-2 2.2 0.0 1 1 3 3 1 0 1 9
24 Andre Miller Starter PG 37:00 7-17 0-1 5-5 14.4 5.0 2 7 6 3 1 0 2 19
11 Chris Andersen Bench C 10:00 1-3 0-0 0-0 1.5 1.0 1 2 0 2 0 1 0 2
20 Jon Barry Bench SG 14:00 0-4 0-2 0-0 1.5 1.0 2 3 2 0 0 0 0 0
32 Ryan Bowen Bench PF 02:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 1.2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
11 Earl Boykins Bench PG 20:00 5-11 0-0 0-0 11.5 3.0 3 6 5 1 1 0 1 10
51 Michael Doleac Bench C 02:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 1.2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
56 Francisco Elson Bench C 18:00 3-4 0-0 1-2 5.8 0.0 2 2 0 2 1 1 0 7
7 Rodney White Bench SF 08:00 3-4 0-0 0-0 4.8 0.0 3 3 0 1 1 0 1 6
  Team                   10         1  
        240 45-95 5-11 12-16 107.5 20 33 63 29 22 7 3 12 107
          47.4% 45.5% 75.0%                    

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  
 
Fred Hoiberg
6.7p, 3.4r, 1.4a
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
 
 
 
 
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 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
 
 
 
 
Francisco Elson
3.5p, 3.3r, 0.5a
Rotation  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Chris Andersen
3.4p, 4.2r, 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 Leaders

MPG Kevin Garnett 41.3
FG% Trenton Hassell .533
3P% Latrell Sprewell .526
FT% Sam Cassell 1.000
ORPG Ervin Johnson 3.0
DRPG Kevin Garnett 15.0
RPG Kevin Garnett 17.7
SPG Latrell Sprewell 1.3
APG Kevin Garnett 7.3
BPG Kevin Garnett 2.0
PPG Kevin Garnett 24.7

Denver Nuggets Leaders

MPG Carmelo Anthony 37.0
FG% Ryan Bowen 1.000
3P% Earl Boykins .667
FT% Andre Miller 1.000
ORPG Marcus Camby 3.0
DRPG Carmelo Anthony 6.7
RPG Marcus Camby 9.3
SPG Carmelo Anthony 1.3
APG Maybyner Nene 3.7
BPG Marcus Camby 1.3
PPG Carmelo Anthony 19.3

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