Minnesota 102, Denver 106

December 26, 2014

Regular Season

Pepsi Center (Denver, Colorado)

Attendance: 14,516

Officials: J.T. Orr, David Jones, Leon Wood

Team Rebounds: Minnesota (17) Denver (9)

Technicals: Minnesota (0) Denver (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
MIN (5-23) 27 20 27 28 102
DEN (13-17) 26 27 26 27 106

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
MIN 101 100.6 104.5
DEN 101 104.5 100.6

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
MIN .413 0.069 0.318 0.165
DEN .426 0.177 0.355 0.263

Minnesota Timberwolves

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
5 Gorgui Dieng Starter C 35:34 5-12 0-0 4-6 20.5 3.0 9 12 2 2 2 5 0 14
8 Zach LaVine Starter PG 19:18 4-7 0-1 0-0 6.8 0.0 2 2 3 1 0 0 0 8
15 Shabazz Muhammad Starter SG 34:01 5-14 2-4 2-2 5.0 0.0 3 3 0 2 0 1 0 14
22 Andrew Wiggins Starter SF 41:09 8-18 1-3 5-8 13.8 3.0 3 6 3 4 0 2 0 22
33 Thaddeus Young Starter PF 32:06 10-21 0-1 3-4 15.8 2.0 4 6 4 2 2 0 0 23
12 Jeff Adrien Bench PF 12:26 2-5 0-0 2-3 5.1 2.0 2 4 2 3 1 0 1 6
11 Anthony Bennett Bench PF 05:25 1-3 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 2
10 Chase Budinger Bench SG 20:44 2-8 0-3 0-0 0.2 2.0 1 3 2 3 0 0 1 4
30 Troy Daniels Bench SG 00:10 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 Robbie Hummel Bench PF 10:29 3-6 0-1 1-1 3.6 2.0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 7
25 Mo Williams Bench PG 28:38 1-9 0-2 0-0 5.5 0.0 5 5 13 5 0 1 5 2
  Team                   17         1  
        240 41-103 3-15 17-24 72.2 14 30 61 29 24 5 9 8 102
          39.8% 20.0% 70.8%                    

Denver Nuggets

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
10 Arron Afflalo Starter SG 42:04 4-16 0-4 5-6 1.5 0.0 5 5 2 4 0 0 1 13
21 Wilson Chandler Starter SF 40:31 7-21 2-9 5-6 8.5 0.0 4 4 1 3 1 2 0 21
35 Kenneth Faried Starter PF 29:46 11-15 0-0 4-5 31.1 12.0 13 25 3 5 0 0 4 26
3 Ty Lawson Starter PG 38:56 6-17 0-2 4-4 9.8 1.0 2 3 11 3 0 0 4 16
25 Timofey Mozgov Starter C 33:44 4-9 0-0 3-4 10.0 5.0 9 14 0 3 0 0 3 11
7 Alonzo Gee Bench SF 12:48 2-6 1-3 2-3 0.9 0.0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 7
7 J.J. Hickson Bench PF 18:14 2-6 0-0 0-0 1.5 1.0 2 3 0 1 0 2 2 4
23 Jusuf Nurkic Bench C 14:02 3-4 0-0 2-4 6.8 3.0 5 8 0 3 0 1 3 8
5 Nate Robinson Bench PG 09:55 0-1 0-1 0-0 0.2 0.0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
  Team                   9            
        240 39-95 3-19 25-32 94.2 22 40 71 18 23 1 6 18 106
          41.1% 15.8% 78.1%                    

Minnesota Timberwolves Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Zach LaVine
8.8p, 2.4r, 3.5a
Shabazz Muhammad
13.4p, 3.8r, 1a
Andrew Wiggins
12.9p, 4r, 1.4a
Thaddeus Young
14.4p, 4.5r, 2.2a
Gorgui Dieng
9.4p, 8.2r, 2a
Rotation Mo Williams
10.2p, 2.2r, 6.8a
Chase Budinger
4.7p, 2.4r, 0.7a
 
 
Jeff Adrien
3.2p, 4.5r, 1.1a
 
 
Rotation  
 
 
 
 
 
Robbie Hummel
3.2p, 1.8r, 0.5a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
Troy Daniels
2.3p, 0.3r, 0.2a
 
 
Anthony Bennett
5.9p, 3.8r, 0.9a
 
 

Denver Nuggets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Ty Lawson
15.8p, 3r, 10.4a
Arron Afflalo
14.6p, 3.6r, 1.6a
Wilson Chandler
14.3p, 6r, 1.3a
Kenneth Faried
11.6p, 7.8r, 1.3a
Timofey Mozgov
9p, 8.2r, 0.5a
Rotation  
 
 
 
Alonzo Gee
5.3p, 2r, 0.5a
J.J. Hickson
7.4p, 6.3r, 0.9a
Jusuf Nurkic
5.1p, 4.5r, 0.5a
Lim PT Nate Robinson
5.3p, 1.2r, 1.8a
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Minnesota Timberwolves Leaders

MPG Thaddeus Young 32.3
FG% Gorgui Dieng .505
3P% Kevin Martin .481
FT% Nikola Pekovic .886
ORPG Gorgui Dieng 3.3
DRPG Nikola Pekovic 5.1
RPG Gorgui Dieng 8.2
SPG Corey Brewer 2.2
APG Ricky Rubio 10.0
BPG Gorgui Dieng 1.6
PPG Kevin Martin 20.4

Denver Nuggets Leaders

MPG Ty Lawson 37.4
FG% JaVale McGee .580
3P% Kenneth Faried .500
FT% Danilo Gallinari .879
ORPG Kenneth Faried 3.0
DRPG Timofey Mozgov 5.4
RPG Timofey Mozgov 8.2
SPG Ty Lawson 1.4
APG Ty Lawson 10.4
BPG Timofey Mozgov 1.3
PPG Ty Lawson 15.8

Today's Games

Atlanta Hawks 77
Milwaukee Bucks 107

Boston Celtics 107
Brooklyn Nets 109

Dallas Mavericks 102
Los Angeles Lakers 98

Denver Nuggets 106
Minnesota Timberwolves 102

Detroit Pistons 119
Indiana Pacers 109

Memphis Grizzlies 111
Houston Rockets 117

New Orleans Pelicans 97
San Antonio Spurs 90

Oklahoma City Thunder 98
Charlotte Hornets 75

Orlando Magic 89
Cleveland Cavaliers 98

Portland Trail Blazers 114
Philadelphia Sixers 93

Sacramento Kings 106
Phoenix Suns 115