Minnesota 95, Phoenix 115

January 18, 2008

Regular Season

Talking Stick Resort Arena (Phoenix, Arizona)

Attendance: 18,422

Officials: Bennie Adams, Leon Wood, Joe DeRosa

Team Rebounds: Minnesota (7) Phoenix (6)

Technicals: Minnesota (0) Phoenix (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
MIN (5-33) 32 17 23 23 95
PHX (28-12) 28 35 28 24 115

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
MIN 93 101.7 123.1
PHX 93 123.1 101.7

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
MIN .440 0.096 0.300 0.165
PHX .611 0.075 0.075 0.198

Minnesota Timberwolves

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
8 Ryan Gomes Starter PF 20:45 5-12 0-0 2-2 8.2 4.0 2 6 1 3 1 0 0 12
55 Marko Jaric Starter SG 33:06 0-1 0-0 0-0 1.2 0.0 2 2 1 1 1 1 2 0
25 Al Jefferson Starter C 32:38 11-20 0-0 5-8 22.2 3.0 11 14 0 2 0 3 0 27
1 Rashad McCants Starter SF 29:23 7-17 2-4 3-3 7.4 1.0 3 4 2 4 1 0 2 19
3 Sebastian Telfair Starter PG 37:43 6-13 0-1 0-2 11.5 1.0 4 5 8 2 0 0 1 12
13 Corey Brewer Bench SF 23:33 2-8 0-2 0-0 1.0 1.0 4 5 1 2 0 0 1 4
7 Greg Buckner Bench SG 07:51 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.5 0.0 2 2 0 2 0 0 0 0
15 Gerald Green Bench SG 10:34 0-5 0-1 1-2 -0.2 2.0 3 5 0 0 0 0 1 1
32 Chris Richard Bench C 02:23 0-1 0-0 0-0 1.2 2.0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 Craig Smith Bench PF 22:20 7-9 0-0 2-4 8.5 0.0 3 3 0 1 0 0 1 16
24 Antoine Walker Bench PF 17:21 1-5 0-3 2-4 0.5 1.0 1 2 2 2 0 0 1 4
35 Mark Madsen Bench C 02:23 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Team                   7            
        240 39-91 2-11 15-25 72.1 15 35 57 15 19 3 4 9 95
          42.9% 18.2% 60.0%                    

Phoenix Suns

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
19 Raja Bell Starter SG 35:01 9-13 0-4 2-2 17.2 0.0 5 5 4 2 1 1 1 20
3 Boris Diaw Starter PF 32:28 2-5 1-1 0-0 6.8 0.0 2 2 5 2 0 1 1 5
31 Shawn Marion Starter SF 27:01 6-10 4-7 2-2 14.8 0.0 6 6 2 3 0 0 0 18
13 Steve Nash Starter PG 28:32 6-6 1-1 4-4 26.0 0.0 4 4 13 0 0 0 1 17
1 Amar'e Stoudemire Starter C 31:08 9-14 0-0 5-7 16.4 1.0 10 11 2 4 0 0 2 23
2 Marcus Banks Bench PG 05:39 1-4 1-3 0-0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
19 Leandro Barbosa Bench SG 31:46 8-16 3-5 0-0 13.2 2.0 3 5 5 2 0 0 2 19
4 Sean Marks Bench C 05:39 1-4 0-0 0-0 -0.5 0.0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 2
52 Eric Piatkowski Bench SF 02:23 0-1 0-1 0-0 -0.5 0.0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
54 Brian Skinner Bench C 20:55 1-2 0-0 1-2 5.8 0.0 4 4 1 2 2 0 0 3
8 D.J. Strawberry Bench SG 19:28 1-6 1-4 2-3 0.4 0.0 2 2 0 3 1 0 0 5
  Team                   6            
        240 44-81 11-26 16-20 107.5 3 37 46 32 20 4 3 7 115
          54.3% 42.3% 80.0%                    

Minnesota Timberwolves Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Sebastian Telfair
9.3p, 2.4r, 5.8a
Marko Jaric
8.5p, 2.7r, 4.1a
Rashad McCants
15p, 3r, 2.2a
Ryan Gomes
10.8p, 5.1r, 1.3a
Al Jefferson
20.3p, 11.9r, 1.2a
Rotation  
 
Gerald Green
4.6p, 2.2r, 1.1a
Corey Brewer
5.4p, 3.9r, 1.5a
Craig Smith
10.8p, 4.8r, 0.4a
 
 
Rotation  
 
 
 
 
 
Antoine Walker
9.3p, 3.8r, 1a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
Greg Buckner
4.5p, 2.3r, 1.4a
 
 
 
 
Mark Madsen
0.3p, 2.3r, 0.2a
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Chris Richard
1.2p, 1.9r, 0.2a

Phoenix Suns Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Steve Nash
17p, 3.5r, 12.1a
Raja Bell
11.7p, 3.5r, 2.1a
Shawn Marion
15.8p, 10.1r, 2.1a
Boris Diaw
7.5p, 4.1r, 3.6a
Amar'e Stoudemire
22.4p, 9.2r, 1.2a
Rotation  
 
Leandro Barbosa
17.3p, 2.9r, 2.9a
 
 
 
 
Brian Skinner
3.7p, 4.2r, 0.3a
Rotation  
 
D.J. Strawberry
3.1p, 0.9r, 0.8a
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lim PT Marcus Banks
5.7p, 0.8r, 1a
 
 
Eric Piatkowski
2p, 0.9r, 0.5a
 
 
Sean Marks
2.9p, 1.3r, 0.2a

Minnesota Timberwolves Leaders

MPG Al Jefferson 36.3
FG% Craig Smith .553
3P% Gerald Green .433
FT% Greg Buckner .864
ORPG Al Jefferson 3.9
DRPG Al Jefferson 7.9
RPG Al Jefferson 11.9
SPG Marko Jaric 1.2
APG Sebastian Telfair 5.8
BPG Theo Ratliff 2.8
PPG Al Jefferson 20.3

Phoenix Suns Leaders

MPG Shawn Marion 37.0
FG% Amar'e Stoudemire .576
3P% Brian Skinner 1.000
FT% Eric Piatkowski 1.000
ORPG Amar'e Stoudemire 2.5
DRPG Shawn Marion 8.4
RPG Shawn Marion 10.4
SPG Shawn Marion 1.9
APG Steve Nash 12.1
BPG Amar'e Stoudemire 2.2
PPG Amar'e Stoudemire 22.4

Today's Games

Boston Celtics 116
Philadelphia Sixers 89

Chicago Bulls 111
Golden State Warriors 119

Detroit Pistons 93
Sacramento Kings 100

Memphis Grizzlies 124
Seattle SuperSonics 100

Miami Heat 91
Portland Trail Blazers 98

New Orleans Pelicans 112
Charlotte Hornets 84

Phoenix Suns 115
Minnesota Timberwolves 95

Toronto Raptors 89
Atlanta Hawks 78

Utah Jazz 106
Los Angeles Clippers 88

Washington Wizards 111
New York Knicks 98