Minnesota 103, Denver 105

December 28, 2016

Regular Season

Pepsi Center (Denver, Colorado)

Attendance: 15,093

Officials: Scott Twardoski, Marc Davis, Matt Boland

Team Rebounds: Minnesota (9) Denver (9)

Technicals: Minnesota (0) Denver (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
MIN (10-22) 31 18 24 30 103
DEN (14-18) 22 27 32 24 105

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
MIN 91 113.5 115.7
DEN 91 115.7 113.5

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
MIN .484 0.088 0.372 0.128
DEN .580 0.165 0.211 0.136

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 PF 39:27 9-11 0-0 2-2 17.0 2.0 6 8 1 5 1 1 1 20
8 Zach LaVine Starter SG 40:17 7-17 2-8 1-2 10.2 0.0 1 1 5 0 1 0 0 17
9 Ricky Rubio Starter PG 33:58 5-14 1-7 7-7 17.4 2.0 6 8 7 2 4 0 4 18
32 Karl-Anthony Towns Starter C 34:42 7-17 1-2 0-0 20.2 5.0 6 11 10 1 0 2 3 15
22 Andrew Wiggins Starter SF 36:18 11-20 2-4 1-4 15.5 1.0 4 5 1 0 2 0 0 25
45 Cole Aldrich Bench C 03:55 0-1 0-0 1-2 1.8 2.0 1 3 0 1 0 0 0 1
88 Nemanja Bjelica Bench PF 17:56 0-5 0-2 0-0 1.2 3.0 2 5 2 3 0 0 0 0
3 Kris Dunn Bench PG 14:02 1-5 0-1 0-0 1.2 0.0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 2
15 Shabazz Muhammad Bench SF 19:25 2-4 1-1 0-0 2.2 1.0 1 2 0 3 0 0 0 5
  Team                   9            
        240 42-94 7-25 12-17 96.9 16 27 52 29 15 8 3 8 103
          44.7% 28.0% 70.6%                    

Denver Nuggets

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
21 Wilson Chandler Starter PF 37:03 6-17 3-9 2-2 11.2 2.0 5 7 2 2 1 1 1 17
8 Danilo Gallinari Starter SF 35:29 6-9 2-4 4-4 11.0 0.0 5 5 2 3 0 0 3 18
14 Gary Harris Starter SG 28:52 7-12 2-5 1-1 9.9 1.0 3 4 1 0 0 0 2 17
15 Nikola Jokic Starter C 34:26 6-12 0-2 4-5 20.1 2.0 6 8 11 3 0 1 2 16
0 Emmanuel Mudiay Starter PG 27:03 5-10 1-2 0-0 8.2 1.0 1 2 5 2 1 0 2 11
5 Will Barton Bench SF 19:14 3-6 0-1 0-0 3.0 0.0 0 0 2 1 1 0 1 6
35 Kenneth Faried Bench PF 15:46 3-4 0-0 0-2 8.0 2.0 3 5 2 1 0 0 0 6
27 Jamal Murray Bench SG 12:30 3-5 1-3 0-0 6.5 0.0 1 1 0 3 3 1 0 7
1 Jameer Nelson Bench PG 20:57 1-4 1-2 0-0 2.0 0.0 2 2 3 1 0 0 2 3
23 Jusuf Nurkic Bench C 08:40 2-2 0-0 0-0 5.0 0.0 4 4 1 1 0 1 2 4
  Team                   9            
        240 42-81 10-28 11-14 107.0 8 30 47 29 17 6 4 15 105
          51.9% 35.7% 78.6%                    

Minnesota Timberwolves Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Ricky Rubio
7.4p, 4.3r, 7.2a
Zach LaVine
21p, 3r, 3.1a
Andrew Wiggins
21.8p, 4.2r, 2.2a
Gorgui Dieng
10.5p, 7.9r, 2a
Karl-Anthony Towns
22p, 11.3r, 2.8a
Rotation Kris Dunn
4.2p, 2.3r, 2.4a
 
 
Shabazz Muhammad
6.9p, 2.6r, 0.4a
Nemanja Bjelica
5.9p, 3.2r, 1.2a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cole Aldrich
2.7p, 3.7r, 0.5a

Denver Nuggets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Emmanuel Mudiay
12.8p, 3.9r, 3.7a
Gary Harris
12.8p, 3r, 2.6a
Danilo Gallinari
16.9p, 5r, 2.1a
Wilson Chandler
16.4p, 7.1r, 1.9a
Nikola Jokic
12p, 7.6r, 3.6a
Rotation Jameer Nelson
8.7p, 2.4r, 4.2a
Jamal Murray
8.7p, 2.8r, 1.8a
Will Barton
14.2p, 4.6r, 2.6a
Kenneth Faried
9.2p, 8.1r, 0.9a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Jusuf Nurkic
9.1p, 6.8r, 1.4a

Minnesota Timberwolves Leaders

MPG Zach LaVine 37.6
FG% Cole Aldrich .544
3P% Tyus Jones .417
FT% Jordan Hill 1.000
ORPG Karl-Anthony Towns 3.4
DRPG Karl-Anthony Towns 7.9
RPG Karl-Anthony Towns 11.3
SPG Ricky Rubio 1.7
APG Ricky Rubio 7.2
BPG Karl-Anthony Towns 1.4
PPG Karl-Anthony Towns 22.0

Denver Nuggets Leaders

MPG Danilo Gallinari 34.5
FG% Jarnell Stokes 1.000
3P% Mike Miller .750
FT% Darrell Arthur 1.000
ORPG Kenneth Faried 3.3
DRPG Wilson Chandler 5.5
RPG Kenneth Faried 8.1
SPG Will Barton 0.8
APG Jameer Nelson 4.2
BPG Jusuf Nurkic 1.0
PPG Danilo Gallinari 16.9

Today's Games

Atlanta Hawks 102
New York Knicks 98

Chicago Bulls 101
Brooklyn Nets 99

Denver Nuggets 105
Minnesota Timberwolves 103

Detroit Pistons 94
Milwaukee Bucks 119

Golden State Warriors 121
Toronto Raptors 111

New Orleans Pelicans 102
Los Angeles Clippers 98

Orlando Magic 101
Charlotte Hornets 120

Portland Trail Blazers 102
Sacramento Kings 89

San Antonio Spurs 119
Phoenix Suns 98

Washington Wizards 111
Indiana Pacers 105