Minnesota 95, Phoenix 104

March 1, 2012

Regular Season

Talking Stick Resort Arena (Phoenix, Arizona)

Attendance: 15,071

Officials: Scott Twardoski, Kane Fitzgerald, Michael Smith

Team Rebounds: Minnesota (10) Phoenix (8)

Technicals: Minnesota (0) Phoenix (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
MIN (18-19) 23 28 23 21 95
PHX (15-20) 22 24 31 27 104

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
MIN 91 104.7 114.6
PHX 91 114.6 104.7

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
MIN .401 0.121 0.432 0.302
PHX .551 0.176 0.250 0.215

Minnesota Timberwolves

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
4 Wesley Johnson Starter SF 27:36 6-12 0-1 0-0 10.5 1.0 4 5 1 1 2 2 1 12
42 Kevin Love Starter PF 40:03 8-25 1-5 6-6 8.0 4.0 6 10 3 5 1 0 4 23
14 Nikola Pekovic Starter C 37:17 6-12 0-0 2-2 10.0 6.0 3 9 0 3 0 1 2 14
13 Luke Ridnour Starter SG 42:45 5-9 0-1 5-5 16.6 1.0 1 2 8 3 3 0 1 15
9 Ricky Rubio Starter PG 31:10 3-7 0-2 7-7 8.9 1.0 1 2 2 2 2 0 1 13
8 Michael Beasley Bench SF 19:27 1-5 0-2 1-2 1.2 0.0 3 3 0 3 0 2 0 3
5 Martell Webster Bench SG 23:02 3-6 0-0 3-4 5.5 1.0 2 3 0 2 1 0 0 9
7 Derrick Williams Bench PF 18:40 2-10 0-2 2-6 0.5 2.0 1 3 0 1 3 1 2 6
  Team                   10         1  
        240 34-86 1-13 26-32 71.2 16 21 47 14 20 12 6 12 95
          39.5% 7.7% 81.3%                    

Phoenix Suns

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
3 Jared Dudley Starter SG 34:12 6-11 0-1 0-0 9.8 1.0 6 7 3 3 0 0 1 12
8 Channing Frye Starter PF 22:42 5-10 2-3 2-2 9.0 2.0 3 5 1 4 0 2 2 14
4 Marcin Gortat Starter C 34:40 6-10 0-0 5-5 13.9 3.0 3 6 0 2 1 2 1 17
33 Grant Hill Starter SF 37:01 8-12 0-0 4-4 14.8 2.0 3 5 2 2 0 1 1 20
13 Steve Nash Starter PG 33:59 6-13 1-3 0-0 20.8 0.0 8 8 17 3 1 0 5 13
26 Shannon Brown Bench SG 24:47 6-11 0-1 0-0 5.5 0.0 3 3 1 1 0 0 1 12
15 Robin Lopez Bench C 13:20 0-1 0-0 4-4 6.8 2.0 4 6 1 4 0 2 1 4
11 Markieff Morris Bench PF 17:11 2-6 0-0 0-0 -0.2 0.0 1 1 1 5 2 0 1 4
31 Sebastian Telfair Bench PG 14:01 2-3 0-0 1-4 3.2 1.0 2 3 1 3 2 0 2 5
21 Hakim Warrick Bench PF 08:07 1-2 0-0 1-2 -0.2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3
  Team                   8         1  
        240 42-79 3-8 17-21 101.1 11 33 52 27 27 6 7 17 104
          53.2% 37.5% 81.0%                    

Minnesota Timberwolves Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Ricky Rubio
10.9p, 4.2r, 8.2a
Luke Ridnour
11.2p, 2.5r, 3.7a
Wesley Johnson
5.8p, 2.8r, 0.8a
Kevin Love
24.5p, 13.7r, 1.9a
Nikola Pekovic
12.4p, 7.2r, 0.5a
Rotation  
 
Martell Webster
6.1p, 2.3r, 0.4a
Michael Beasley
12.5p, 5.2r, 1a
Derrick Williams
7.8p, 4.2r, 0.5a
 
 

Phoenix Suns Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Steve Nash
13.9p, 3r, 11.1a
Jared Dudley
11.7p, 4.1r, 1.9a
Grant Hill
10p, 3.5r, 2.1a
Channing Frye
9.8p, 5.8r, 1a
Marcin Gortat
15.9p, 10.3r, 0.9a
Rotation Sebastian Telfair
4.1p, 1r, 1.6a
Shannon Brown
8.9p, 2r, 0.8a
 
 
Markieff Morris
7.8p, 4.9r, 1a
Robin Lopez
4.1p, 2.9r, 0.2a
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
Hakim Warrick
6.9p, 2.4r, 0.8a
 
 

Minnesota Timberwolves Leaders

MPG Kevin Love 39.5
FG% Nikola Pekovic .573
3P% Brad Miller 1.000
FT% Luke Ridnour .873
ORPG Nikola Pekovic 4.1
DRPG Kevin Love 9.6
RPG Kevin Love 13.7
SPG Ricky Rubio 2.3
APG Ricky Rubio 8.2
BPG Darko Milicic 1.0
PPG Kevin Love 24.5

Phoenix Suns Leaders

MPG Marcin Gortat 33.6
FG% Marcin Gortat .562
3P% Markieff Morris .403
FT% Channing Frye .892
ORPG Marcin Gortat 2.7
DRPG Marcin Gortat 7.7
RPG Marcin Gortat 10.3
SPG Ronnie Price 1.0
APG Steve Nash 11.1
BPG Marcin Gortat 1.6
PPG Marcin Gortat 15.9

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