Minnesota 85, L.A. Lakers 92

May 27, 2004

Conference Finals - Los Angeles wins 4-2

Staples Center (Los Angeles, California)

Attendance: 18,997

Officials: Mike Callahan, Jack Nies, Bernie Fryer

Team Rebounds: Minnesota (12) Los Angeles (10)

Technicals: Minnesota (0) Los Angeles (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
MIN (58-24) 24 16 20 25 85
LAL (56-26) 23 22 30 17 92

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
MIN 86 99.1 107.2
LAL 86 107.2 99.1

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
MIN .411 0.117 0.293 0.190
LAL .433 0.105 0.346 0.256

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 47:00 12-24 1-2 3-4 24.2 2.0 11 13 9 3 1 1 4 28
23 Trenton Hassell Starter SF 22:00 3-4 0-0 2-2 6.2 0.0 0 0 2 2 2 0 1 8
40 Ervin Johnson Starter C 19:00 1-1 0-0 0-2 0.2 0.0 3 3 0 3 0 0 1 2
15 Darrick Martin Starter PG 15:00 1-6 1-3 0-0 -1.0 0.0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 3
8 Latrell Sprewell Starter SG 41:00 4-18 0-5 4-5 2.4 2.0 3 5 4 3 0 0 1 12
19 Sam Cassell Bench PG 05:00 1-4 1-2 0-0 0.5 0.0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 3
32 Fred Hoiberg Bench SG 28:00 3-8 1-4 0-0 7.0 1.0 4 5 3 2 0 0 0 7
35 Mark Madsen Bench C 17:00 1-3 0-0 1-2 3.2 3.0 3 6 0 4 0 0 0 3
3 Oliver Miller Bench C 03:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 -1.2 0.0 1 1 0 2 0 0 1 0
34 Michael Olowokandi Bench C 09:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 -0.5 2.0 1 3 0 5 0 0 0 0
10 Wally Szczerbiak Bench SF 34:00 6-15 1-1 6-6 6.8 2.0 3 5 0 4 1 0 2 19
  Team                   12         1  
        240 32-84 5-17 16-21 63.9 12 29 53 19 30 4 2 11 85
          38.1% 29.4% 76.2%                    

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 41:00 10-24 2-8 9-10 16.2 2.0 6 8 4 3 1 1 4 31
3 Devean George Starter SF 24:00 2-3 0-1 0-0 3.0 1.0 1 2 0 3 1 0 0 4
11 Karl Malone Starter PF 43:00 5-18 0-0 2-3 13.1 6.0 5 11 8 2 1 0 2 12
34 Shaquille O'Neal Starter C 40:00 6-10 0-0 7-15 22.1 4.0 15 19 1 4 0 3 1 19
20 Gary Payton Starter PG 30:00 2-6 0-2 2-2 7.2 0.0 2 2 6 4 1 0 0 6
2 Derek Fisher Bench PG 28:00 7-13 0-2 1-1 11.1 1.0 3 4 3 0 0 0 0 15
17 Rick Fox Bench SF 10:00 2-3 1-2 0-0 2.2 1.0 0 1 1 3 0 0 1 5
14 Slava Medvedenko Bench PF 12:00 0-3 0-0 0-0 0.5 3.0 1 4 1 2 0 0 1 0
21 Kareem Rush Bench SG 11:00 0-2 0-2 0-0 0.5 0.0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0
4 Luke Walton Bench SF 01:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.8 0.0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Team                   10         1  
        240 34-82 3-17 21-31 84.9 18 34 62 25 21 4 5 10 92
          41.5% 17.6% 67.7%                    

Minnesota Timberwolves Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Darrick Martin
3.4p, 0.4r, 1.4a
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
 
 
Mark Madsen
3.6p, 3.8r, 0.4a
Lim PT Sam Cassell
19.8p, 3.3r, 7.3a
 
 
 
 
 
 
Michael Olowokandi
6.5p, 5.7r, 0.6a
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Oliver Miller
2.5p, 2.7r, 0.8a

Los Angeles Lakers Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Gary Payton
14.6p, 4.2r, 5.5a
Kobe Bryant
24p, 5.5r, 5.1a
Devean George
7.4p, 4r, 1.4a
Karl Malone
13.2p, 8.7r, 3.9a
Shaquille O'Neal
21.5p, 11.5r, 2.9a
Rotation Derek Fisher
7.1p, 1.9r, 2.3a
Kareem Rush
6.4p, 1.3r, 0.8a
Rick Fox
4.8p, 2.7r, 2.6a
Slava Medvedenko
8.3p, 5r, 0.8a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
Luke Walton
2.4p, 1.8r, 1.6a
 
 
 
 

Minnesota Timberwolves Leaders

MPG Kevin Garnett 43.4
FG% Trenton Hassell .524
3P% Fred Hoiberg .467
FT% Michael Olowokandi 1.000
ORPG Kevin Garnett 2.0
DRPG Kevin Garnett 12.2
RPG Kevin Garnett 14.2
SPG Latrell Sprewell 1.6
APG Kevin Garnett 5.4
BPG Kevin Garnett 2.4
PPG Kevin Garnett 24.1

Los Angeles Lakers Leaders

MPG Kobe Bryant 43.9
FG% Shaquille O'Neal .579
3P% Luke Walton .500
FT% Slava Medvedenko .917
ORPG Shaquille O'Neal 4.4
DRPG Shaquille O'Neal 9.8
RPG Shaquille O'Neal 14.2
SPG Kobe Bryant 2.0
APG Kobe Bryant 5.4
BPG Shaquille O'Neal 3.5
PPG Kobe Bryant 25.5

Today's Games

Los Angeles Lakers 92
Minnesota Timberwolves 85