Minnesota 82, Houston 113

January 11, 2008

Regular Season

Toyota Center (Houston, Texas)

Attendance: 16,223

Officials: Tony Brothers, Kevin Fehr, Steve Javie

Team Rebounds: Minnesota (7) Houston (4)

Technicals: Minnesota (0) Houston (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
MIN (5-30) 18 15 23 26 82
HOU (20-17) 31 34 22 26 113

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
MIN 91 90.1 124.2
HOU 91 124.2 90.1

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
MIN .436 0.121 0.206 0.179
HOU .585 0.143 0.250 0.207

Minnesota Timberwolves

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
51 Michael Doleac Starter C 21:00 5-8 0-0 0-0 6.2 1.0 1 2 0 3 1 2 1 10
8 Ryan Gomes Starter SF 28:51 8-15 0-1 4-4 11.8 2.0 4 6 1 1 0 0 1 20
25 Al Jefferson Starter PF 29:51 2-10 0-0 2-4 3.0 0.0 6 6 0 3 2 2 1 6
1 Rashad McCants Starter SG 24:52 4-12 0-1 1-3 -2.1 1.0 2 3 1 3 0 0 3 9
3 Sebastian Telfair Starter PG 29:30 1-4 0-0 0-1 6.6 1.0 2 3 6 1 0 0 0 2
13 Corey Brewer Bench SF 21:27 7-9 0-0 2-2 9.8 0.0 1 1 1 1 1 0 1 16
7 Greg Buckner Bench SG 09:56 0-2 0-2 0-0 -1.2 0.0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
15 Gerald Green Bench SG 11:12 1-3 0-0 3-4 2.0 0.0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 5
55 Marko Jaric Bench SG 23:31 0-2 0-1 2-4 1.5 0.0 4 4 2 1 0 0 2 2
5 Craig Smith Bench PF 21:20 6-10 0-0 0-0 8.5 2.0 2 4 1 3 1 0 0 12
24 Antoine Walker Bench PF 07:40 0-2 0-1 0-0 -3.5 0.0 0 0 0 2 0 1 2 0
32 Chris Richard Bench C 10:50 0-1 0-0 0-0 2.5 0.0 3 3 1 0 0 0 0 0
  Team                   7         1  
        240 34-78 0-6 14-22 57.0 7 27 41 13 19 5 5 12 82
          43.6% 0.0% 63.6%                    

Houston Rockets

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
12 Rafer Alston Starter PG 30:33 4-10 1-3 2-2 9.5 0.0 3 3 5 1 2 1 3 11
31 Shane Battier Starter SF 29:05 4-5 2-2 0-0 20.8 1.0 8 9 3 1 4 2 1 10
44 Chuck Hayes Starter PF 19:18 2-6 0-0 0-0 7.0 2.0 6 8 1 2 0 1 0 4
2 Luther Head Starter SG 33:10 6-13 1-2 2-2 8.8 0.0 3 3 2 2 1 2 2 15
11 Yao Ming Starter C 27:47 6-8 0-0 3-5 11.6 2.0 2 4 1 2 0 2 1 15
0 Aaron Brooks Bench PG 21:28 2-6 0-2 1-2 2.5 0.0 3 3 4 1 1 0 4 5
7 Mike James Bench PG 21:05 2-10 1-3 0-0 -0.2 0.0 1 1 3 1 0 0 1 5
14 Carl Landry Bench PF 20:13 7-7 0-0 1-1 18.6 6.0 5 11 0 1 0 0 0 15
20 Steve Novak Bench PF 08:10 3-6 3-5 0-0 6.2 0.0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 9
4 Luis Scola Bench PF 24:20 7-10 0-0 8-12 21.8 2.0 7 9 5 1 1 0 1 22
13 Kirk Snyder Bench SG 04:51 1-1 0-0 0-0 0.8 0.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2
  Team                   4            
        240 44-82 8-17 17-24 115.2 13 39 56 24 13 9 9 13 113
          53.7% 47.1% 70.8%                    

Minnesota Timberwolves Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Sebastian Telfair
9.4p, 2.3r, 5.7a
Rashad McCants
14.9p, 2.8r, 2.1a
Ryan Gomes
10.3p, 5r, 1.3a
Al Jefferson
20.1p, 12r, 1.3a
Michael Doleac
2.5p, 2.1r, 0.4a
Rotation  
 
Marko Jaric
9.1p, 2.6r, 4.2a
Corey Brewer
5.6p, 4r, 1.6a
Craig Smith
10.8p, 4.8r, 0.4a
Chris Richard
1.3p, 1.9r, 0.2a
Rotation  
 
Gerald Green
4.8p, 2.1r, 1.2a
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lim PT  
 
Greg Buckner
4.7p, 2.3r, 1.5a
 
 
Antoine Walker
9.1p, 3.8r, 1.1a
 
 

Houston Rockets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Rafer Alston
11.2p, 3.1r, 5.2a
Luther Head
7.6p, 1.7r, 1.6a
Shane Battier
8.3p, 5r, 1.7a
Chuck Hayes
3.4p, 6.5r, 1.1a
Yao Ming
21.8p, 10.4r, 2.5a
Rotation Aaron Brooks
5.5p, 1.2r, 1.9a
 
 
 
 
Luis Scola
8.1p, 5.1r, 1.1a
 
 
Rotation Mike James
7.3p, 1.7r, 1.8a
 
 
 
 
Carl Landry
5.2p, 5.2r, 0.5a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
Kirk Snyder
3.8p, 1.3r, 0.9a
 
 
Steve Novak
5.7p, 2.3r, 0.3a
 
 

Minnesota Timberwolves Leaders

MPG Al Jefferson 36.4
FG% Craig Smith .554
3P% Gerald Green .429
FT% Chris Richard .857
ORPG Al Jefferson 4.1
DRPG Al Jefferson 7.9
RPG Al Jefferson 12.0
SPG Marko Jaric 1.2
APG Sebastian Telfair 5.7
BPG Theo Ratliff 2.8
PPG Al Jefferson 20.1

Houston Rockets Leaders

MPG Yao Ming 37.0
FG% Carl Landry .667
3P% Steve Novak .556
FT% Steve Novak 1.000
ORPG Yao Ming 3.1
DRPG Yao Ming 7.3
RPG Yao Ming 10.4
SPG Tracy McGrady 1.2
APG Rafer Alston 5.2
BPG Yao Ming 2.3
PPG Tracy McGrady 22.8

Today's Games

Atlanta Hawks 98
Washington Wizards 102

Cleveland Cavaliers 113
Charlotte Hornets 106

Denver Nuggets 113
Orlando Magic 103

Golden State Warriors 116
Memphis Grizzlies 104

Houston Rockets 113
Minnesota Timberwolves 82

Los Angeles Lakers 110
Milwaukee Bucks 105

New Jersey Nets 77
Boston Celtics 86

New Orleans Pelicans 114
Miami Heat 88

New York Knicks 90
Toronto Raptors 99

Philadelphia Sixers 97
Chicago Bulls 100

Seattle SuperSonics 70
Dallas Mavericks 90