12/9/2019 Phoenix v. Minnesota Game Preview

December 9, 2019 at 9:00 PM ET
Regular Season

Talking Stick Resort Arena
Phoenix, Arizona

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Season Series

Date Away Team Home Team Score Winner Game Type Venue
Nov 23, 2019
Phoenix
Minnesota
- - Regular Season Target Center
Dec 9, 2019
Minnesota
Phoenix
- - Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Mar 18, 2020
Minnesota
Phoenix
- - Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Apr 7, 2020
Phoenix
Minnesota
- - Regular Season Target Center

2019-2020 Team Stats

GPMPGFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%TOVPFORBDRBTRBAPGSPGBPGPPG
Minnesota1349.241.894.2.44312.239.4.30920.527.1.75616.521.811.735.347.024.09.56.0116.2
Phoenix1148.541.988.2.47513.635.2.38820.225.1.80415.525.07.434.842.228.87.53.9117.6
MIN Opponents1349.243.893.3.46912.231.5.38518.824.9.75317.723.811.136.147.224.58.25.6118.5
PHX Opponents1148.539.786.6.4599.929.3.33921.227.9.75918.026.08.935.344.223.78.05.3110.5


Head to Head Since 1946-1947

Date Away Team Home Team Score Winner Game Type Venue
Nov 23, 2019
Phoenix
Minnesota
- - Regular Season Target Center
Jan 22, 2019
Minnesota
Phoenix
118 - 91
Minnesota
Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Jan 20, 2019
Phoenix
Minnesota
114 - 116
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Dec 15, 2018
Minnesota
Phoenix
99 - 107
Phoenix
Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Dec 23, 2017
Minnesota
Phoenix
115 - 106
Minnesota
Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Dec 16, 2017
Phoenix
Minnesota
108 - 106
Phoenix
Regular Season Target Center
Nov 26, 2017
Phoenix
Minnesota
108 - 119
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Nov 11, 2017
Minnesota
Phoenix
110 - 118
Phoenix
Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Jan 24, 2017
Minnesota
Phoenix
112 - 111
Minnesota
Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Dec 19, 2016
Phoenix
Minnesota
108 - 115
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Nov 25, 2016
Minnesota
Phoenix
98 - 85
Minnesota
Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Mar 28, 2016
Phoenix
Minnesota
116 - 121
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Mar 14, 2016
Minnesota
Phoenix
104 - 107
Phoenix
Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Jan 17, 2016
Phoenix
Minnesota
87 - 117
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Dec 13, 2015
Minnesota
Phoenix
101 - 108
Phoenix
Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Mar 11, 2015
Minnesota
Phoenix
97 - 106
Phoenix
Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Feb 20, 2015
Phoenix
Minnesota
109 - 111
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Jan 16, 2015
Minnesota
Phoenix
99 - 110
Phoenix
Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Jan 7, 2015
Phoenix
Minnesota
113 - 111
Phoenix
Regular Season Target Center
Mar 23, 2014
Phoenix
Minnesota
127 - 120
Phoenix
Regular Season Target Center
Feb 25, 2014
Minnesota
Phoenix
110 - 101
Minnesota
Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Jan 8, 2014
Phoenix
Minnesota
104 - 103
Phoenix
Regular Season Target Center
Apr 13, 2013
Phoenix
Minnesota
93 - 105
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Mar 22, 2013
Minnesota
Phoenix
117 - 86
Minnesota
Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Feb 26, 2013
Minnesota
Phoenix
83 - 84
Phoenix
Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Dec 29, 2012
Phoenix
Minnesota
107 - 111
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Apr 9, 2012
Phoenix
Minnesota
114 - 90
Phoenix
Regular Season Target Center
Mar 12, 2012
Minnesota
Phoenix
127 - 124
Minnesota
Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Mar 1, 2012
Minnesota
Phoenix
95 - 104
Phoenix
Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Apr 11, 2011
Minnesota
Phoenix
127 - 135
Phoenix
Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Apr 6, 2011
Phoenix
Minnesota
108 - 98
Phoenix
Regular Season Target Center
Dec 15, 2010
Minnesota
Phoenix
122 - 128
Phoenix
Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Mar 28, 2010
Phoenix
Minnesota
111 - 105
Phoenix
Regular Season Target Center
Mar 16, 2010
Minnesota
Phoenix
114 - 152
Phoenix
Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Nov 27, 2009
Phoenix
Minnesota
120 - 95
Phoenix
Regular Season Target Center
Nov 1, 2009
Minnesota
Phoenix
112 - 120
Phoenix
Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Apr 11, 2009
Phoenix
Minnesota
110 - 97
Phoenix
Regular Season Target Center
Jan 16, 2009
Minnesota
Phoenix
105 - 103
Minnesota
Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Nov 26, 2008
Phoenix
Minnesota
110 - 102
Phoenix
Regular Season Target Center
Apr 4, 2008
Minnesota
Phoenix
88 - 117
Phoenix
Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Jan 23, 2008
Phoenix
Minnesota
107 - 117
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Jan 18, 2008
Minnesota
Phoenix
95 - 115
Phoenix
Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Dec 8, 2007
Phoenix
Minnesota
93 - 100
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Mar 20, 2007
Minnesota
Phoenix
90 - 108
Phoenix
Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Feb 23, 2007
Phoenix
Minnesota
116 - 104
Phoenix
Regular Season Target Center
Jan 29, 2007
Phoenix
Minnesota
112 - 121
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Jan 21, 2007
Minnesota
Phoenix
102 - 131
Phoenix
Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Mar 11, 2006
Minnesota
Phoenix
102 - 110
Phoenix
Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Feb 6, 2006
Minnesota
Phoenix
103 - 101
Minnesota
Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Dec 26, 2005
Phoenix
Minnesota
103 - 89
Phoenix
Regular Season Target Center
Apr 1, 2005
Minnesota
Phoenix
98 - 107
Phoenix
Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Feb 2, 2005
Phoenix
Minnesota
108 - 79
Phoenix
Regular Season Target Center
Jan 4, 2005
Phoenix
Minnesota
122 - 115
Phoenix
Regular Season Target Center
Dec 3, 2004
Minnesota
Phoenix
97 - 93
Minnesota
Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Mar 19, 2004
Minnesota
Phoenix
93 - 80
Minnesota
Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Feb 17, 2004
Phoenix
Minnesota
95 - 110
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Jan 25, 2004
Phoenix
Minnesota
95 - 99
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Dec 3, 2003
Minnesota
Phoenix
92 - 79
Minnesota
Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Apr 5, 2003
Minnesota
Phoenix
94 - 111
Phoenix
Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Mar 9, 2003
Minnesota
Phoenix
105 - 98
Minnesota
Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Feb 23, 2003
Phoenix
Minnesota
97 - 99
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Dec 30, 2002
Phoenix
Minnesota
98 - 104
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Apr 6, 2002
Phoenix
Minnesota
104 - 108
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Mar 8, 2002
Minnesota
Phoenix
76 - 81
Phoenix
Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Feb 13, 2002
Phoenix
Minnesota
92 - 107
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Jan 18, 2002
Minnesota
Phoenix
100 - 103
Phoenix
Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Apr 6, 2001
Phoenix
Minnesota
88 - 101
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Feb 14, 2001
Minnesota
Phoenix
96 - 104
Phoenix
Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Jan 23, 2001
Phoenix
Minnesota
73 - 82
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Jan 7, 2001
Minnesota
Phoenix
108 - 88
Minnesota
Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Apr 2, 2000
Phoenix
Minnesota
87 - 86
Phoenix
Regular Season Target Center
Mar 14, 2000
Minnesota
Phoenix
100 - 107
Phoenix
Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Feb 10, 2000
Minnesota
Phoenix
85 - 101
Phoenix
Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Nov 13, 1999
Phoenix
Minnesota
100 - 111
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
May 5, 1999
Minnesota
Phoenix
96 - 100
Phoenix
Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Apr 28, 1999
Phoenix
Minnesota
92 - 97
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Apr 7, 1999
Minnesota
Phoenix
82 - 90
Phoenix
Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Mar 25, 1998
Minnesota
Phoenix
99 - 97
Minnesota
Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Jan 7, 1998
Phoenix
Minnesota
92 - 77
Phoenix
Regular Season Target Center
Dec 13, 1997
Phoenix
Minnesota
101 - 112
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Nov 18, 1997
Minnesota
Phoenix
108 - 90
Minnesota
Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Apr 8, 1997
Minnesota
Phoenix
107 - 115
Phoenix
Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Feb 16, 1997
Phoenix
Minnesota
96 - 107
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Dec 13, 1996
Phoenix
Minnesota
105 - 108
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Nov 5, 1996
Minnesota
Phoenix
98 - 95
Minnesota
Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Feb 28, 1996
Phoenix
Minnesota
117 - 93
Phoenix
Regular Season Target Center
Jan 24, 1996
Phoenix
Minnesota
101 - 91
Phoenix
Regular Season Target Center
Jan 4, 1996
Minnesota
Phoenix
98 - 93
Minnesota
Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Dec 1, 1995
Minnesota
Phoenix
105 - 111
Phoenix
Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Mar 31, 1995
Minnesota
Phoenix
96 - 106
Phoenix
Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Jan 24, 1995
Phoenix
Minnesota
100 - 85
Phoenix
Regular Season Target Center
Dec 10, 1994
Phoenix
Minnesota
103 - 89
Phoenix
Regular Season Target Center
Nov 16, 1994
Minnesota
Phoenix
90 - 105
Phoenix
Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Mar 4, 1994
Minnesota
Phoenix
101 - 106
Phoenix
Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Feb 24, 1994
Phoenix
Minnesota
120 - 101
Phoenix
Regular Season Target Center
Feb 9, 1994
Minnesota
Phoenix
106 - 111
Phoenix
Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Jan 7, 1994
Phoenix
Minnesota
110 - 103
Phoenix
Regular Season Target Center
Apr 14, 1993
Minnesota
Phoenix
84 - 98
Phoenix
Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Feb 3, 1993
Minnesota
Phoenix
102 - 122
Phoenix
Regular Season Talking Stick Resort Arena
Jan 27, 1993
Phoenix
Minnesota
117 - 116
Phoenix
Regular Season Target Center
Nov 14, 1992
Phoenix
Minnesota
108 - 101
Phoenix
Regular Season Target Center
Mar 21, 1992
Minnesota
Phoenix
105 - 121
Phoenix
Regular Season Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Mar 15, 1992
Phoenix
Minnesota
118 - 113
Phoenix
Regular Season Target Center
Jan 13, 1992
Minnesota
Phoenix
111 - 131
Phoenix
Regular Season Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Dec 3, 1991
Phoenix
Minnesota
101 - 95
Phoenix
Regular Season Target Center
Mar 26, 1991
Minnesota
Phoenix
95 - 117
Phoenix
Regular Season Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Mar 10, 1991
Phoenix
Minnesota
123 - 109
Phoenix
Regular Season Target Center
Jan 7, 1991
Phoenix
Minnesota
119 - 106
Phoenix
Regular Season Target Center
Dec 19, 1990
Minnesota
Phoenix
96 - 112
Phoenix
Regular Season Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Mar 23, 1990
Minnesota
Phoenix
99 - 120
Phoenix
Regular Season Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Mar 10, 1990
Phoenix
Minnesota
101 - 98
Phoenix
Regular Season Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome
Jan 18, 1990
Minnesota
Phoenix
96 - 113
Phoenix
Regular Season Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Dec 29, 1989
Phoenix
Minnesota
118 - 101
Phoenix
Regular Season Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome

2019-2020 Minnesota Timberwolves Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters J. Teague A. Wiggins T. Graham R. Covington K. Towns
Rotation S. Napier J. Culver J. Okogie J. Layman N. Vonleh
Rotation J. McLaughlin K. Martin K. Bates-Diop   G. Dieng
Lim PT   J. Nowell     J. Bell
Lim PT         N. Reid

2019-2020 Phoenix Suns Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters R. Rubio D. Booker K. Oubre, Jr. D. Saric A. Baynes
Rotation J. Carter T. Johnson M. Bridges C. Johnson D. Ayton
Rotation         F. Kaminsky
Lim PT E. Okobo J. Lecque   C. Diallo  
Lim PT J. Harper        
Lim PT T. Jerome        

Minnesota Timberwolves Player Stats

# Player Pos GPMPGFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%TOVPFORBDRBTRBAPGSPGBPGPPG
33 Keita Bates-Diop SF 2 10.5 0.5 1.5 .333 0.5 1.5 .333 1.0 1.0 1.000 0.5 1.5 0.5 1.0 1.5 0.0 0.5 1.0 2.5
7 Jordan Bell PF 6 8.4 1.5 2.8 .529 0.0 0.5 .000 1.0 1.2 .857 2.0 0.7 0.8 2.8 3.7 0.8 0.0 0.2 4.0
33 Robert Covington F 13 26.7 4.4 9.7 .452 2.1 5.9 .351 2.0 2.2 .929 1.5 2.9 0.8 4.8 5.6 1.0 1.4 0.9 12.8
23 Jarrett Culver SG 13 23.1 3.3 8.7 .381 1.1 3.7 .292 0.8 2.2 .345 1.6 2.3 0.8 2.0 2.8 2.2 0.9 0.2 8.5
5 Gorgui Dieng FC 9 11.6 2.0 4.6 .439 0.3 1.6 .214 0.9 1.1 .800 0.7 0.9 1.1 2.9 4.0 1.2 0.7 1.0 5.2
12 Treveon Graham GF 13 25.9 2.6 7.5 .351 0.5 3.1 .175 1.1 1.4 .778 0.6 2.3 1.3 2.6 3.9 1.6 0.9 0.1 6.8
10 Jake Layman SF 13 27.3 4.5 9.7 .460 1.5 4.0 .365 0.5 0.7 .667 1.4 2.3 0.8 2.2 3.1 0.8 0.9 0.7 10.8
30 Kelan Martin SF 3 11.5 1.3 6.0 .222 0.0 3.7 .000 0.0 0.0 .000 0.3 1.7 0.3 0.7 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.7
6 Jordan McLaughlin G 4 14.3 1.0 3.8 .267 0.2 2.0 .125 0.5 0.5 1.000 1.0 1.0 0.2 1.5 1.8 2.0 0.2 0.0 2.8
13 Shabazz Napier PG 6 22.2 2.2 7.2 .302 1.2 5.2 .226 2.3 2.7 .875 2.0 0.7 0.2 2.3 2.5 4.5 1.5 0.5 7.8
4 Jaylen Nowell SG 1 1.1 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
20 Josh Okogie SG 12 25.1 2.8 6.8 .420 0.5 2.2 .222 2.7 3.8 .711 1.6 2.5 1.8 3.9 5.8 2.0 1.3 0.2 8.8
11 Naz Reid C - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
0 Jeff Teague PG 9 27.0 4.3 9.2 .470 0.7 2.8 .240 3.8 4.3 .872 2.7 2.2 0.3 1.7 2.0 7.4 1.1 0.3 13.1
32 Karl-Anthony Towns C 11 32.7 9.0 17.5 .516 3.6 8.5 .430 5.2 6.8 .760 2.8 3.1 2.6 9.5 12.1 3.7 1.4 1.5 26.8
1 Noah Vonleh FC 13 13.0 1.5 3.1 .500 0.1 0.6 .125 1.2 1.5 .842 0.8 1.5 1.2 2.5 3.8 1.2 0.3 0.2 4.4
22 Andrew Wiggins F 11 34.7 10.0 20.9 .478 2.4 6.5 .361 3.5 4.8 .736 1.5 2.1 1.3 3.8 5.1 3.6 0.7 1.1 25.9

Phoenix Suns Player Stats

# Player Pos GPMPGFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%TOVPFORBDRBTRBAPGSPGBPGPPG
22 Deandre Ayton C 1 33.4 9.0 14.0 .643 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 2.0 3.0 8.0 11.0 0.0 1.0 4.0 18.0
46 Aron Baynes C 11 23.8 5.5 9.5 .571 2.0 4.3 .468 2.1 2.9 .719 1.1 4.1 1.5 4.0 5.5 2.9 0.3 0.8 15.0
1 Devin Booker SG 11 34.5 9.2 17.1 .537 2.5 5.1 .500 4.5 4.8 .943 4.0 3.7 0.3 2.9 3.2 5.9 0.5 0.4 25.5
25 Mikal Bridges SG 11 19.3 1.7 4.2 .413 0.4 1.5 .235 0.6 1.1 .583 0.5 1.8 0.5 3.2 3.7 1.1 1.5 0.4 4.5
4 Jevon Carter PG 10 15.6 1.5 4.0 .375 1.0 2.6 .385 0.4 0.4 1.000 1.3 1.8 0.2 1.6 1.8 1.9 1.0 0.3 4.4
14 Cheick Diallo PF 6 2.4 0.7 0.7 1.000 0.0 0.0 .000 0.5 0.7 .750 0.3 0.5 0.0 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.0 1.8
12 Jared Harper PG 1 2.0 0.0 1.0 .000 0.0 1.0 .000 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
10 Ty Jerome PG - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
23 Cameron Johnson G 9 16.6 2.7 6.0 .444 1.7 4.0 .417 1.2 1.3 .917 0.7 1.7 0.6 2.3 2.9 0.7 0.3 0.2 8.2
16 Tyler Johnson G 11 18.8 2.6 6.3 .420 1.2 3.1 .382 0.7 0.9 .800 1.0 1.5 0.1 1.2 1.3 2.0 0.2 0.2 7.2
8 Frank Kaminsky F 11 24.7 3.5 8.4 .413 0.9 3.6 .250 2.8 4.0 .705 1.5 2.2 0.7 5.3 6.0 2.4 0.4 0.4 10.6
0 Jalen Lecque SG - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
2 Elie Okobo PG 6 3.3 0.7 1.2 .571 0.2 0.5 .333 0.3 0.7 .500 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.3 0.3 1.0 0.2 0.0 1.8
3 Kelly Oubre, Jr. SF 11 29.7 5.9 12.3 .481 1.4 4.1 .333 3.7 4.7 .788 1.6 3.3 1.4 4.1 5.5 1.6 1.0 0.7 16.9
11 Ricky Rubio G 10 32.3 4.7 11.5 .409 1.2 3.2 .375 3.0 3.4 .882 2.2 2.9 0.5 5.8 6.3 8.7 1.4 0.0 13.6
20 Dario Saric SF 11 28.0 4.2 9.1 .460 1.8 4.5 .400 1.1 1.4 .800 1.5 2.2 1.5 4.5 6.0 2.1 1.1 0.3 11.3

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