Minnesota 87, L.A. Clippers 77

April 7, 2009

Regular Season

Staples Center (Los Angeles, California)

Attendance: 16,757

Officials: Tony Brown, James Capers, Joe DeRosa

Team Rebounds: Minnesota (4) Los Angeles (7)

Technicals: Minnesota (0) Los Angeles (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
MIN (23-55) 18 29 26 14 87
LAC (18-60) 16 25 21 15 77

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
MIN 81 107.6 95.3
LAC 81 95.3 107.6

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
MIN .494 0.186 0.323 0.086
LAC .414 0.074 0.324 0.123

Minnesota Timberwolves

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
14 Brian Cardinal Starter PF 25:43 1-4 1-2 0-0 3.8 1.0 3 4 3 5 1 0 1 3
8 Ryan Gomes Starter SF 33:09 11-21 2-5 0-0 16.8 3.0 10 13 2 0 0 0 4 24
42 Kevin Love Starter C 26:22 5-13 0-0 3-4 11.5 6.0 9 15 1 4 0 1 3 13
33 Mike Miller Starter SG 40:47 2-5 0-1 1-2 13.5 3.0 8 11 6 2 1 1 3 5
12 Kevin Ollie Starter PG 32:56 4-8 0-0 0-0 3.8 0.0 3 3 1 1 0 0 1 8
5 Craig Smith Bench PF 30:52 7-13 0-0 2-3 8.6 3.0 4 7 0 3 0 0 1 16
3 Sebastian Telfair Bench PG 32:14 6-12 1-3 0-0 12.5 1.0 2 3 6 2 0 1 0 13
23 Shelden Williams Bench C 17:57 2-5 0-0 1-2 4.2 3.0 3 6 0 3 0 2 2 5
  Team                   4         2  
        240 38-81 4-11 7-11 94.6 20 42 66 19 20 2 5 17 87
          46.9% 36.4% 63.6%                    

Los Angeles Clippers

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
5 Baron Davis Starter PG 41:22 5-16 1-5 1-4 3.5 2.0 2 4 4 5 3 1 4 12
10 Eric Gordon Starter SG 38:06 10-17 5-8 3-4 21.0 1.0 3 4 3 0 1 0 0 28
2 Fred Jones Starter SF 41:13 3-13 2-8 0-0 8.5 0.0 1 1 7 1 3 0 0 8
6 DeAndre Jordan Starter C 18:30 0-3 0-0 0-0 1.2 1.0 2 3 0 2 0 2 0 0
20 Steve Novak Starter PF 26:48 0-9 0-8 0-0 2.0 1.0 5 6 3 0 1 0 0 0
3 Alex Acker Bench SG 11:22 1-4 0-1 0-0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2
8 Brian Skinner Bench C 36:32 5-10 0-0 6-10 18.8 6.0 8 14 1 4 1 3 1 16
4 Mike Taylor Bench PG 26:07 5-9 1-1 0-0 5.2 0.0 2 2 1 3 1 0 1 11
  Team                   7            
        240 29-81 9-31 10-18 60.2 11 23 41 19 15 11 6 6 77
          35.8% 29.0% 55.6%                    

Minnesota Timberwolves Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Kevin Ollie
4p, 1.5r, 2.4a
Mike Miller
9.8p, 6.5r, 4.3a
Ryan Gomes
13.4p, 4.8r, 1.7a
Brian Cardinal
2.8p, 2.1r, 1.1a
Kevin Love
11.1p, 9r, 1.1a
Rotation Sebastian Telfair
9.5p, 1.7r, 4.5a
 
 
 
 
Craig Smith
9.7p, 3.8r, 1.1a
Shelden Williams
4.1p, 3.2r, 0.2a

Los Angeles Clippers Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Baron Davis
15.2p, 3.8r, 7.9a
Eric Gordon
15.9p, 2.5r, 2.8a
Fred Jones
7.3p, 2.4r, 3.6a
Steve Novak
7p, 1.7r, 0.6a
DeAndre Jordan
4.1p, 4.4r, 0.2a
Rotation Mike Taylor
5.4p, 1.7r, 2a
Alex Acker
2.5p, 1r, 0.4a
 
 
 
 
Brian Skinner
3.9p, 3.9r, 0.5a

Minnesota Timberwolves Leaders

MPG Al Jefferson 36.7
FG% Craig Smith .564
3P% Bobby Brown .433
FT% Brian Cardinal .879
ORPG Al Jefferson 3.4
DRPG Al Jefferson 7.5
RPG Al Jefferson 11.0
SPG Randy Foye 1.0
APG Sebastian Telfair 4.5
BPG Al Jefferson 1.7
PPG Al Jefferson 23.1

Los Angeles Clippers Leaders

MPG Al Thornton 37.4
FG% DeAndre Jordan .631
3P% Mardy Collins .464
FT% Steve Novak .913
ORPG Zach Randolph 3.0
DRPG Marcus Camby 8.6
RPG Marcus Camby 11.3
SPG Baron Davis 1.6
APG Baron Davis 7.9
BPG Marcus Camby 2.2
PPG Zach Randolph 21.1

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