Minnesota 98, Houston 116

January 18, 2018

Regular Season

Toyota Center (Houston, Texas)

Attendance: 18,055

Officials: Tre Maddox, Zach Zarba, Pat Fraher

Team Rebounds: Minnesota (8) Houston (5)

Technicals: Minnesota (0) Houston (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
MIN (29-18) 17 33 20 28 98
HOU (31-12) 26 37 26 27 116

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
MIN 91 107.2 126.9
HOU 91 126.9 107.2

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
MIN .519 0.120 0.200 0.173
HOU .574 0.098 0.244 0.170

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 42:16 8-15 0-1 7-8 15.5 1.0 3 4 2 1 2 1 1 23
67 Taj Gibson Starter PF 37:05 4-7 0-0 1-2 8.2 1.0 3 4 4 2 0 0 1 9
0 Jeff Teague Starter PG 32:28 3-8 0-1 0-1 1.4 0.0 5 5 3 4 0 0 3 6
32 Karl-Anthony Towns Starter C 36:57 10-19 1-7 1-2 28.2 3.0 13 16 3 3 2 5 0 22
22 Andrew Wiggins Starter SF 33:39 5-12 3-5 3-4 11.8 2.0 3 5 3 2 1 1 2 16
88 Nemanja Bjelica Bench PF 07:16 1-3 1-1 2-2 6.2 1.0 1 2 4 1 1 0 2 5
11 Jamal Crawford Bench SG 18:22 0-6 0-3 0-0 1.5 0.0 0 0 5 0 1 0 0 0
5 Gorgui Dieng Bench C 14:42 2-3 0-1 0-2 2.8 0.0 3 3 0 1 0 1 1 4
13 Marcus Georges-Hunt Bench SG 01:43 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1 Tyus Jones Bench PG 15:32 5-8 3-5 0-0 6.8 0.0 1 1 0 2 1 0 1 13
  Team                   8            
        240 38-81 8-24 14-21 88.4 8 32 48 24 16 8 8 11 98
          46.9% 33.3% 66.7%                    

Houston Rockets

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
33 Ryan Anderson Starter PF 29:04 2-5 0-3 2-2 8.5 1.0 6 7 1 1 1 1 1 6
15 Clint Capela Starter C 26:02 7-9 0-0 6-6 15.5 1.0 4 5 0 3 1 1 0 20
13 James Harden Starter SG 25:51 3-15 1-5 3-3 7.9 1.0 1 2 7 1 2 2 2 10
12 Luc Mbah a Moute Starter SF 32:16 5-9 4-6 0-0 13.2 1.0 4 5 2 2 1 0 0 14
3 Chris Paul Starter PG 35:27 6-12 4-8 3-4 22.5 0.0 6 6 9 1 3 0 2 19
10 Eric Gordon Bench SG 35:14 11-19 7-13 1-1 20.4 1.0 2 3 3 1 1 1 2 30
6 R.J. Hunter Bench SG 00:36 0-0 0-0 0-0 1.0 0.0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
42 Maybyner Nene Bench C 21:58 6-11 0-0 0-1 10.4 4.0 4 8 1 2 1 0 1 12
17 P.J. Tucker Bench SF 33:32 2-8 1-4 0-0 4.2 2.0 7 9 0 4 1 0 1 5
  Team                   5         1  
        240 42-88 17-39 15-17 111.6 11 34 50 24 15 11 5 10 116
          47.7% 43.6% 88.2%                    

Minnesota Timberwolves Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Jeff Teague
13.2p, 3.1r, 7a
Jimmy Butler
21.7p, 5.4r, 5a
Andrew Wiggins
17.5p, 4.1r, 1.8a
Taj Gibson
12p, 7.6r, 1.4a
Karl-Anthony Towns
20.1p, 12.1r, 2.3a
Rotation Tyus Jones
4.8p, 1.8r, 2.7a
Jamal Crawford
9.5p, 1.1r, 2.4a
 
 
 
 
Gorgui Dieng
6.5p, 4.8r, 1.1a
Lim PT  
 
Marcus Georges-Hunt
1p, 0.2r, 0.1a
 
 
Nemanja Bjelica
5.5p, 2.5r, 0.6a
 
 

Houston Rockets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Chris Paul
18.7p, 5.7r, 9.1a
James Harden
31.7p, 4.9r, 9a
Luc Mbah a Moute
7p, 3.4r, 1a
Ryan Anderson
10.3p, 5.5r, 1a
Clint Capela
14.4p, 10.9r, 1.2a
Rotation  
 
Eric Gordon
20p, 2.3r, 2.6a
P.J. Tucker
5.4p, 6r, 0.9a
 
 
Maybyner Nene
7.5p, 3.5r, 0.9a
Lim PT  
 
R.J. Hunter
0p, 0.5r, 1a
 
 
 
 
 
 

Minnesota Timberwolves Leaders

MPG Jimmy Butler 36.9
FG% Taj Gibson .574
3P% Nemanja Bjelica .452
FT% Jamal Crawford .887
ORPG Karl-Anthony Towns 2.7
DRPG Karl-Anthony Towns 9.4
RPG Karl-Anthony Towns 12.1
SPG Jimmy Butler 2.0
APG Jeff Teague 7.0
BPG Karl-Anthony Towns 1.6
PPG Jimmy Butler 21.7

Houston Rockets Leaders

MPG Trevor Ariza 36.2
FG% Clint Capela .669
3P% Briante Weber .444
FT% Briante Weber 1.000
ORPG Clint Capela 3.3
DRPG Clint Capela 7.6
RPG Clint Capela 10.9
SPG Chris Paul 1.8
APG Chris Paul 9.1
BPG Clint Capela 1.8
PPG James Harden 31.7

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