Denver 125, Minnesota 128

December 27, 2017

Regular Season

Target Center (Minneapolis, Minnesota)

Attendance: 18,978

Officials: Haywoode Workman, James Capers, Nick Buchert

Team Rebounds: Denver (7) Minnesota (8)

Technicals: Denver (0) Minnesota (0)

  1 2 3 4 OT Final
DEN (19-16) 23 35 24 32 11 125
MIN (22-13) 35 36 17 26 14 128

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
DEN 100 124.7 127.7
MIN 100 127.7 124.7

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
DEN .544 0.090 0.229 0.286
MIN .589 0.060 0.167 0.244

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 SF 29:40 3-8 2-4 0-0 4.2 2.0 3 5 1 4 1 0 2 8
14 Gary Harris Starter SG 41:28 3-10 2-6 2-2 7.8 1.0 2 3 6 3 0 0 1 10
15 Nikola Jokic Starter PF 41:19 5-11 1-3 11-12 19.8 1.0 8 9 4 3 2 1 2 22
27 Jamal Murray Starter PG 46:06 8-20 2-9 3-3 16.4 1.0 6 7 8 2 0 0 1 21
24 Mason Plumlee Starter C 25:25 4-8 0-0 3-6 9.2 4.0 4 8 1 1 0 0 1 11
00 Darrell Arthur Bench PF 04:58 0-1 0-0 0-0 -0.5 0.0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
5 Will Barton Bench SF 33:50 10-17 4-8 4-5 18.4 1.0 2 3 5 3 0 0 1 28
3 Torrey Craig Bench SG 10:54 1-3 0-1 0-0 1.5 1.0 1 2 1 2 0 0 0 2
7 Trey Lyles Bench PF 31:20 8-13 4-8 3-3 17.1 0.0 10 10 0 5 0 1 1 23
  Team                   7            
        265 42-91 15-39 26-31 107.9 11 37 55 26 24 3 2 9 125
          46.2% 38.5% 83.9%                    

Minnesota Timberwolves

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
23 Jimmy Butler Starter SG 42:24 10-20 3-6 16-18 25.2 0.0 4 4 5 0 1 0 1 39
67 Taj Gibson Starter PF 40:20 9-12 0-0 2-3 13.1 1.0 3 4 2 6 0 1 0 20
0 Jeff Teague Starter PG 35:34 5-12 1-3 0-0 17.0 1.0 4 5 10 2 2 0 0 11
32 Karl-Anthony Towns Starter C 30:02 6-12 2-3 0-0 19.8 4.0 9 13 6 6 0 4 3 14
22 Andrew Wiggins Starter SF 42:02 7-13 5-8 2-5 10.1 0.0 3 3 0 5 0 1 0 21
88 Nemanja Bjelica Bench PF 09:49 0-1 0-1 1-2 0.8 0.0 3 3 0 2 0 0 0 1
11 Jamal Crawford Bench SG 26:11 6-11 0-4 0-0 7.0 0.0 1 1 3 1 1 0 1 12
5 Gorgui Dieng Bench C 21:12 2-6 1-3 1-2 5.8 1.0 4 5 1 2 0 1 0 6
13 Marcus Georges-Hunt Bench SG 02:20 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1 Tyus Jones Bench PG 15:06 2-3 0-1 0-0 2.8 0.0 4 4 0 2 0 0 1 4
  Team                   8            
        265 47-90 12-29 22-30 99.5 7 35 50 27 26 4 7 6 128
          52.2% 41.4% 73.3%                    

Denver Nuggets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Jamal Murray
15.3p, 3.4r, 2.7a
Gary Harris
16p, 2.8r, 3.3a
Wilson Chandler
10.1p, 5.4r, 2.2a
Nikola Jokic
16.2p, 10.1r, 4.5a
Mason Plumlee
6.9p, 5.7r, 1.9a
Rotation  
 
Torrey Craig
4.9p, 3.4r, 1.2a
Will Barton
14.9p, 5.1r, 3.8a
Trey Lyles
9.2p, 4.4r, 0.9a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
Darrell Arthur
1.4p, 1.2r, 0.2a
 
 

Minnesota Timberwolves Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Jeff Teague
13.4p, 3.1r, 7.3a
Jimmy Butler
21.2p, 5.5r, 4.8a
Andrew Wiggins
17.6p, 4r, 1.7a
Taj Gibson
11.8p, 8.1r, 1.4a
Karl-Anthony Towns
20.3p, 11.7r, 2.1a
Rotation Tyus Jones
4.1p, 1.8r, 2.6a
Jamal Crawford
10p, 1r, 2.3a
 
 
 
 
Gorgui Dieng
6.2p, 4.8r, 1.2a
Lim PT  
 
Marcus Georges-Hunt
0.8p, 0.1r, 0.2a
 
 
Nemanja Bjelica
6.5p, 2.8r, 0.7a
 
 

Denver Nuggets Leaders

MPG Gary Harris 34.6
FG% Mason Plumlee .563
3P% Trey Lyles .463
FT% Jamal Murray .925
ORPG Nikola Jokic 2.5
DRPG Nikola Jokic 7.6
RPG Nikola Jokic 10.1
SPG Gary Harris 1.8
APG Nikola Jokic 4.5
BPG Paul Millsap 1.2
PPG Nikola Jokic 16.2

Minnesota Timberwolves Leaders

MPG Jimmy Butler 37.4
FG% Taj Gibson .566
3P% Aaron Brooks .545
FT% Jamal Crawford .947
ORPG Karl-Anthony Towns 2.9
DRPG Karl-Anthony Towns 8.8
RPG Karl-Anthony Towns 11.7
SPG Jimmy Butler 1.8
APG Jeff Teague 7.3
BPG Karl-Anthony Towns 1.5
PPG Jimmy Butler 21.2

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