Houston 129, Minnesota 120

March 18, 2018

Regular Season

Target Center (Minneapolis, Minnesota)

Attendance: 18,978

Officials: Ed Malloy, Leon Wood, Marat Kogut

Team Rebounds: Houston (7) Minnesota (10)

Technicals: Houston (0) Minnesota (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
HOU (56-14) 38 39 30 22 129
MIN (40-31) 23 33 35 29 120

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
HOU 94 137.6 128.0
MIN 94 128.0 137.6

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
HOU .654 0.117 0.242 0.346
MIN .581 0.128 0.341 0.233

Houston Rockets

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
1 Trevor Ariza Starter PF 33:26 4-11 3-8 0-0 8.8 1.0 0 1 2 2 3 1 0 11
15 Clint Capela Starter C 31:22 8-11 0-0 0-2 19.5 4.0 8 12 2 5 0 3 0 16
13 James Harden Starter SG 36:45 9-18 2-9 14-14 28.2 0.0 4 4 12 2 2 1 4 34
3 Chris Paul Starter PG 34:36 4-8 1-3 9-10 20.5 1.0 7 8 9 2 1 0 3 18
17 P.J. Tucker Starter SF 23:38 4-9 3-5 1-4 3.2 2.0 2 4 0 6 0 2 3 12
33 Ryan Anderson Bench PF 16:38 4-6 4-5 2-2 9.2 0.0 0 0 2 3 0 0 0 14
10 Eric Gordon Bench SG 30:01 2-5 1-3 0-0 3.5 0.0 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 5
14 Gerald Green Bench SF 14:34 5-5 2-2 0-2 7.2 0.0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 12
12 Luc Mbah a Moute Bench PF 19:00 3-5 0-0 1-2 2.5 0.0 2 2 0 3 1 0 1 7
  Team                   7            
        240 43-78 16-35 27-36 108.8 8 25 40 28 26 7 8 11 129
          55.1% 45.7% 75.0%                    

Minnesota Timberwolves

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
88 Nemanja Bjelica Starter SF 35:20 6-10 2-4 1-2 11.5 1.0 5 6 3 4 0 0 1 15
67 Taj Gibson Starter PF 25:34 2-6 0-1 0-0 -0.2 2.0 1 3 0 5 1 0 1 4
0 Jeff Teague Starter PG 36:47 5-11 3-5 10-10 23.8 1.0 5 6 11 4 2 0 3 23
32 Karl-Anthony Towns Starter C 35:24 9-15 0-0 2-3 20.9 5.0 13 18 1 3 1 1 3 20
22 Andrew Wiggins Starter SG 35:58 8-16 2-3 3-6 7.5 1.0 1 2 1 4 2 0 2 21
11 Jamal Crawford Bench SG 27:50 8-12 3-4 1-1 14.1 1.0 0 1 3 1 1 0 1 20
5 Gorgui Dieng Bench C 12:36 1-2 0-0 1-2 3.8 2.0 2 4 1 3 0 0 0 3
1 Tyus Jones Bench PG 11:13 0-3 0-2 0-0 -2.2 0.0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0
25 Derrick Rose Bench SG 19:18 6-11 0-1 2-2 8.0 1.0 0 1 3 0 0 0 1 14
  Team                   10         1  
        240 45-86 10-20 20-26 109.0 14 27 51 24 26 7 1 13 120
          52.3% 50.0% 76.9%                    

Houston Rockets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Chris Paul
18.7p, 5.5r, 8a
James Harden
31p, 5.2r, 8.7a
P.J. Tucker
5.9p, 5.6r, 0.9a
Trevor Ariza
12p, 4.5r, 1.6a
Clint Capela
14.2p, 11r, 0.9a
Rotation  
 
Eric Gordon
18p, 2.5r, 2.2a
Gerald Green
11.3p, 3r, 0.4a
Luc Mbah a Moute
7.6p, 3.2r, 1a
 
 
Rotation  
 
 
 
 
 
Ryan Anderson
9.9p, 5.2r, 0.9a
 
 

Minnesota Timberwolves Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Jeff Teague
13.8p, 3.1r, 7a
Andrew Wiggins
18p, 4.1r, 1.8a
Nemanja Bjelica
6.9p, 3.9r, 1.2a
Taj Gibson
12.2p, 7.1r, 1.3a
Karl-Anthony Towns
20.7p, 12.2r, 2.4a
Rotation Tyus Jones
5p, 1.7r, 2.7a
Jamal Crawford
10.2p, 1.1r, 2.3a
 
 
 
 
Gorgui Dieng
5.9p, 4.5r, 0.9a
Rotation  
 
Derrick Rose
9.1p, 1.6r, 1.6a
 
 
 
 
 
 

Houston Rockets Leaders

MPG James Harden 35.6
FG% Brandan Wright .667
3P% Briante Weber .444
FT% Joe Johnson 1.000
ORPG Clint Capela 3.3
DRPG Clint Capela 7.6
RPG Clint Capela 11.0
SPG James Harden 1.9
APG James Harden 8.7
BPG Clint Capela 1.8
PPG James Harden 31.0

Minnesota Timberwolves Leaders

MPG Jimmy Butler 37.1
FG% Taj Gibson .579
3P% Nemanja Bjelica .441
FT% Derrick Rose 1.000
ORPG Karl-Anthony Towns 2.9
DRPG Karl-Anthony Towns 9.3
RPG Karl-Anthony Towns 12.2
SPG Jimmy Butler 1.9
APG Jeff Teague 7.0
BPG Karl-Anthony Towns 1.4
PPG Jimmy Butler 22.2

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