Houston 105, Minnesota 94

March 1, 2009

Regular Season

Target Center (Minneapolis, Minnesota)

Attendance: 13,716

Officials: Scott Wall, Zach Zarba

Team Rebounds: Houston (7) Minnesota (7)

Technicals: Houston (0) Minnesota (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
HOU (38-22) 29 25 29 22 105
MIN (18-41) 23 30 16 25 94

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
HOU 86 122.1 109.4
MIN 86 109.4 122.1

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
HOU .573 0.128 0.184 0.253
MIN .536 0.140 0.353 0.060

Houston Rockets

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
96 Metta World Peace Starter SG 37:45 10-15 3-4 0-0 16.5 1.0 3 4 2 1 1 0 1 23
31 Shane Battier Starter SF 34:07 2-6 1-5 0-0 4.8 1.0 3 4 2 2 0 1 1 5
0 Aaron Brooks Starter PG 38:12 8-17 1-5 5-7 19.9 1.0 3 4 10 2 2 0 1 22
11 Yao Ming Starter C 35:17 5-7 0-0 7-7 17.9 2.0 9 11 0 4 1 6 5 17
4 Luis Scola Starter PF 34:48 6-12 0-0 3-4 13.0 1.0 10 11 4 2 0 0 3 15
14 Carl Landry Bench PF 25:55 4-5 0-0 4-4 11.5 0.0 3 3 0 1 1 2 0 12
7 Kyle Lowry Bench PG 25:02 5-10 1-2 0-0 6.5 1.0 0 1 3 2 0 0 0 11
13 Von Wafer Bench SG 08:54 0-3 0-1 0-0 -0.2 0.0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0
  Team                   7         1  
        240 40-75 6-17 19-22 93.8 7 31 45 22 14 6 9 12 105
          53.3% 35.3% 86.4%                    

Minnesota Timberwolves

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
34 Jason Collins Starter C 17:02 2-4 0-0 0-0 1.0 2.0 0 2 0 4 0 0 0 4
4 Randy Foye Starter SG 35:44 9-17 4-5 2-2 15.2 0.0 3 3 4 3 2 0 2 24
8 Ryan Gomes Starter SF 29:26 5-9 1-2 0-0 7.0 2.0 1 3 2 2 0 0 1 11
42 Kevin Love Starter PF 22:36 4-12 0-0 1-2 4.2 1.0 2 3 1 1 0 3 1 9
12 Kevin Ollie Starter PG 17:06 2-4 0-1 0-0 5.0 0.0 2 2 3 1 0 0 0 4
1 Bobby Brown Bench PG 20:37 2-9 1-3 0-0 2.2 0.0 0 0 4 0 0 1 1 5
14 Brian Cardinal Bench PF 18:34 0-2 0-2 0-0 1.5 2.0 2 4 2 5 0 0 0 0
10 Rodney Carney Bench SG 22:33 4-10 2-5 0-0 9.2 2.0 3 5 1 1 2 0 0 10
35 Mark Madsen Bench C 01:12 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
33 Mike Miller Bench SG 32:20 3-5 1-1 0-0 7.5 1.0 5 6 5 1 0 0 5 7
5 Craig Smith Bench PF 22:50 9-11 0-0 2-6 10.5 2.0 4 6 0 4 0 0 2 20
  Team                   7         1  
        240 40-83 9-19 5-10 79.5 12 22 41 22 22 4 4 13 94
          48.2% 47.4% 50.0%                    

Houston Rockets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Aaron Brooks
10.6p, 2.2r, 3a
Metta World Peace
16.7p, 5.2r, 3.1a
Shane Battier
6.8p, 4.9r, 2.2a
Luis Scola
12.5p, 8.4r, 1.4a
Yao Ming
19.8p, 9.6r, 1.6a
Rotation Kyle Lowry
7.4p, 2.3r, 3.6a
 
 
 
 
Carl Landry
9.2p, 5.1r, 0.7a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
Von Wafer
9.6p, 1.9r, 1a
 
 
 
 
 
 

Minnesota Timberwolves Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Kevin Ollie
4.1p, 1.4r, 2.1a
Randy Foye
16.8p, 3.2r, 4.5a
Ryan Gomes
12.4p, 4.6r, 1.6a
Kevin Love
9.8p, 8.7r, 1.1a
Jason Collins
1.7p, 2.2r, 0.4a
Rotation Bobby Brown
5.2p, 0.7r, 1.9a
Mike Miller
9.9p, 5.9r, 4.1a
 
 
Craig Smith
9.2p, 3.4r, 1.2a
 
 
Rotation  
 
Rodney Carney
5.5p, 1.6r, 0.3a
 
 
Brian Cardinal
2p, 1.8r, 0.8a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Mark Madsen
0.3p, 1.1r, 0.3a

Houston Rockets Leaders

MPG Metta World Peace 34.9
FG% Carl Landry .559
3P% Carl Landry .500
FT% Kyle Lowry 1.000
ORPG Yao Ming 2.7
DRPG Yao Ming 6.9
RPG Yao Ming 9.6
SPG Metta World Peace 1.7
APG Rafer Alston 5.4
BPG Yao Ming 1.8
PPG Yao Ming 19.8

Minnesota Timberwolves Leaders

MPG Al Jefferson 36.7
FG% Craig Smith .564
3P% Bobby Brown .429
FT% Randy Foye .847
ORPG Al Jefferson 3.4
DRPG Al Jefferson 7.5
RPG Al Jefferson 11.0
SPG Randy Foye 1.1
APG Sebastian Telfair 4.5
BPG Al Jefferson 1.7
PPG Al Jefferson 23.1

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