Minnesota 86, L.A. Lakers 98

December 14, 2008

Regular Season

Staples Center (Los Angeles, California)

Attendance: 18,997

Officials: Mark Lindsay, Rodney Mott, Dick Bavetta

Team Rebounds: Minnesota (3) Los Angeles (6)

Technicals: Minnesota (0) Los Angeles (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
MIN (4-19) 18 19 25 24 86
LAL (20-3) 20 22 27 29 98

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
MIN 93 92.9 105.8
LAL 93 105.8 92.9

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
MIN .410 0.184 0.302 0.217
LAL .476 0.108 0.196 0.200

Minnesota Timberwolves

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
4 Randy Foye Starter PG 32:39 2-12 0-5 1-2 -1.5 0.0 3 3 6 4 0 1 4 5
8 Ryan Gomes Starter SF 33:17 5-11 2-3 1-2 7.5 3.0 2 5 3 2 1 0 4 13
25 Al Jefferson Starter C 39:32 8-24 0-0 4-4 15.0 5.0 8 13 3 5 1 3 1 20
33 Mike Miller Starter SG 39:14 4-6 3-5 0-2 9.5 0.0 9 9 2 2 0 0 4 11
5 Craig Smith Starter PF 31:45 5-8 0-0 8-10 16.2 4.0 4 8 3 4 0 0 0 18
10 Rodney Carney Bench SG 03:31 0-1 0-0 0-0 1.0 0.0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
42 Kevin Love Bench PF 20:55 1-5 0-0 0-0 5.5 3.0 7 10 2 2 0 0 2 2
1 Rashad McCants Bench SG 23:45 4-11 2-6 2-2 7.0 0.0 2 2 1 1 2 0 0 12
3 Sebastian Telfair Bench PG 15:22 1-5 1-2 2-2 3.2 1.0 1 2 3 2 1 0 2 5
  Team                   3            
        240 30-83 8-21 18-24 87.5 16 37 56 23 22 5 5 17 86
          36.1% 38.1% 75.0%                    

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 36:35 9-24 2-6 6-6 12.0 0.0 3 3 5 2 2 0 2 26
17 Andrew Bynum Starter C 35:14 6-11 0-0 2-4 14.5 2.0 7 9 3 2 0 3 2 14
2 Derek Fisher Starter PG 32:05 2-7 0-1 2-2 4.2 0.0 1 1 6 1 0 0 2 6
16 Pau Gasol Starter PF 34:01 7-12 0-0 4-4 25.0 3.0 8 11 6 1 0 3 0 18
4 Luke Walton Starter SF 19:12 3-6 1-2 0-0 4.8 0.0 3 3 2 2 0 0 1 7
3 Trevor Ariza Bench SF 28:48 5-8 1-1 3-3 13.9 1.0 4 5 1 2 3 0 0 14
1 Jordan Farmar Bench PG 15:55 3-7 1-4 0-0 2.5 0.0 3 3 0 1 0 0 1 7
7 Lamar Odom Bench PF 24:24 3-8 0-0 0-0 9.2 3.0 7 10 1 4 2 1 1 6
10 Vladimir Radmanovic Bench PF 02:21 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
18 Sasha Vujacic Bench SG 11:25 0-2 0-1 0-0 0.2 0.0 1 1 2 2 1 0 1 0
  Team                   6            
        240 38-85 5-15 17-19 92.4 9 37 52 26 17 8 7 10 98
          44.7% 33.3% 89.5%                    

Minnesota Timberwolves Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Randy Foye
13.8p, 2.9r, 5.6a
Mike Miller
11.1p, 5.9r, 4.1a
Ryan Gomes
10.8p, 4.2r, 1.8a
Craig Smith
9.3p, 3.8r, 1.4a
Al Jefferson
21.8p, 10.3r, 1.8a
Rotation Sebastian Telfair
5p, 1.5r, 3.5a
Rashad McCants
9.4p, 1.6r, 1a
 
 
Kevin Love
8.8p, 8r, 1.2a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
Rodney Carney
2.5p, 1r, 0.2a
 
 
 
 
 
 

Los Angeles Lakers Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Derek Fisher
10.2p, 2.5r, 3.1a
Kobe Bryant
24.9p, 5.3r, 4.3a
Luke Walton
2.3p, 0.9r, 1.6a
Pau Gasol
18p, 9.3r, 3.5a
Andrew Bynum
13.1p, 9r, 1.9a
Rotation Jordan Farmar
8p, 2.3r, 2.4a
Sasha Vujacic
5p, 1.7r, 1.4a
Trevor Ariza
9.6p, 5.2r, 2.3a
Lamar Odom
8.5p, 6r, 2.2a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
Vladimir Radmanovic
7.5p, 3.2r, 1a
 
 

Minnesota Timberwolves Leaders

MPG Al Jefferson 36.4
FG% Craig Smith .517
3P% Corey Brewer .417
FT% Brian Cardinal 1.000
ORPG Kevin Love 3.5
DRPG Al Jefferson 7.0
RPG Al Jefferson 10.3
SPG Corey Brewer 1.0
APG Randy Foye 5.6
BPG Al Jefferson 2.0
PPG Al Jefferson 21.8

Los Angeles Lakers Leaders

MPG Pau Gasol 34.9
FG% Yue Sun .667
3P% Vladimir Radmanovic .475
FT% Derek Fisher .947
ORPG Pau Gasol 3.2
DRPG Pau Gasol 6.2
RPG Pau Gasol 9.3
SPG Trevor Ariza 1.9
APG Kobe Bryant 4.3
BPG D.J. Mbenga 2.0
PPG Kobe Bryant 24.9

Today's Games

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Minnesota Timberwolves 86

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Miami Heat 86

San Antonio Spurs 109
Oklahoma City Thunder 104

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