Minnesota 105, Phoenix 103

January 16, 2009

Regular Season

Talking Stick Resort Arena (Phoenix, Arizona)

Attendance: 18,422

Officials: Monty McCutchen, Courtney Kirkland

Team Rebounds: Minnesota (4) Phoenix (9)

Technicals: Minnesota (2 (Bench)) Phoenix (1 (Bench))

  1 2 3 4 Final
MIN (12-26) 27 22 24 32 105
PHX (22-15) 23 30 26 24 103

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
MIN 94 111.8 109.7
PHX 94 109.7 111.8

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
MIN .469 0.096 0.380 0.144
PHX .512 0.138 0.209 0.202

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 SG 35:34 6-17 1-5 2-3 4.6 0.0 2 2 3 2 0 0 0 15
8 Ryan Gomes Starter SF 26:52 1-6 1-4 0-0 3.2 1.0 5 6 1 0 0 0 1 3
25 Al Jefferson Starter C 34:41 10-21 0-0 2-3 16.4 3.0 9 12 0 3 3 1 1 22
5 Craig Smith Starter PF 23:56 7-10 0-0 4-4 14.2 4.0 3 7 1 2 0 0 1 18
3 Sebastian Telfair Starter PG 38:38 5-14 2-4 1-1 3.1 1.0 0 1 3 0 1 0 4 13
14 Brian Cardinal Bench PF 07:50 0-1 0-1 0-0 -0.2 1.0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
10 Rodney Carney Bench SG 24:07 6-10 3-6 2-2 10.2 1.0 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 17
42 Kevin Love Bench PF 25:57 5-12 0-0 3-5 13.9 7.0 7 14 2 5 2 0 2 13
33 Mike Miller Bench SG 22:25 2-6 0-3 0-1 8.9 1.0 5 6 5 2 1 0 0 4
  Team                   4            
        240 42-97 7-23 14-19 90.4 19 31 54 15 16 8 1 9 105
          43.3% 30.4% 73.7%                    

Phoenix Suns

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
33 Grant Hill Starter SF 23:38 2-5 0-1 2-2 7.8 0.0 7 7 0 0 1 1 1 6
13 Steve Nash Starter PG 34:00 3-8 0-3 0-0 5.5 0.0 4 4 6 1 0 0 3 6
32 Shaquille O'Neal Starter C 32:13 9-13 0-0 4-7 19.9 2.0 9 11 4 5 1 0 1 22
23 Jason Richardson Starter SG 32:21 4-11 0-3 0-0 0.0 0.0 1 1 0 1 1 0 1 8
1 Amar'e Stoudemire Starter PF 37:33 8-15 0-0 3-4 16.2 3.0 4 7 5 4 0 3 2 19
17 Lou Amundson Bench PF 24:24 3-8 0-0 0-0 5.2 3.0 3 6 1 2 1 1 2 6
19 Leandro Barbosa Bench SG 22:31 8-14 1-3 5-5 9.1 0.0 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 22
22 Matt Barnes Bench SF 26:12 3-8 1-4 2-2 6.5 1.0 5 6 3 3 0 0 2 9
29 Alando Tucker Bench SF 07:08 2-2 0-0 1-1 3.4 0.0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 5
  Team                   9         1  
        240 42-84 2-14 17-21 89.6 9 34 52 20 18 4 5 14 103
          50.0% 14.3% 81.0%                    

Minnesota Timberwolves Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Sebastian Telfair
7.3p, 1.8r, 3.8a
Randy Foye
15.7p, 3.4r, 4.7a
Ryan Gomes
10.8p, 4.3r, 1.7a
Craig Smith
9.1p, 3.6r, 1.3a
Al Jefferson
22.2p, 10.5r, 1.6a
Rotation  
 
Rodney Carney
5.2p, 1.4r, 0.2a
 
 
Kevin Love
8.4p, 8.3r, 1.2a
 
 
Rotation  
 
Mike Miller
9.4p, 5.7r, 3.4a
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
Brian Cardinal
1.4p, 1.1r, 0.8a
 
 

Phoenix Suns Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Steve Nash
14.6p, 3.2r, 8.7a
Jason Richardson
17p, 4.4r, 2.5a
Grant Hill
10.6p, 4.6r, 1.8a
Amar'e Stoudemire
21.5p, 8.3r, 2.3a
Shaquille O'Neal
17.8p, 9.1r, 1.8a
Rotation  
 
Leandro Barbosa
12.8p, 2.3r, 1.8a
Matt Barnes
10.9p, 5.6r, 2.3a
Lou Amundson
3.4p, 3r, 0.3a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
Alando Tucker
3p, 0.3r, 0.3a
 
 
 
 

Minnesota Timberwolves Leaders

MPG Al Jefferson 36.4
FG% Craig Smith .535
3P% Corey Brewer .417
FT% Randy Foye .867
ORPG Kevin Love 3.4
DRPG Al Jefferson 7.3
RPG Al Jefferson 10.5
SPG Randy Foye 1.1
APG Randy Foye 4.7
BPG Al Jefferson 1.7
PPG Al Jefferson 22.2

Phoenix Suns Leaders

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