12/28/2019 Minnesota v. Cleveland Game Preview

December 28, 2019 at 8:00 PM ET
Regular Season

Target Center
Minneapolis, Minnesota

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Season Series

Date Away Team Home Team Score Winner Game Type Venue
Dec 28, 2019
Cleveland
Minnesota
- - Regular Season Target Center
Jan 5, 2020
Minnesota
Cleveland
- - Regular Season Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse

2019-2020 Team Stats

GPMPGFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%TOVPFORBDRBTRBAPGSPGBPGPPG
Cleveland1048.038.588.2.43710.331.7.32518.823.6.79714.118.010.335.746.020.47.43.7106.1
Minnesota1149.442.195.6.44012.339.7.30920.727.3.76015.922.111.835.547.423.910.26.2117.2
CLE Opponents1048.041.690.1.46211.133.3.33312.717.2.73814.722.010.336.046.324.87.66.8107.0
MIN Opponents1149.442.992.6.46311.730.3.38718.625.2.74018.624.510.736.647.424.28.15.9116.2


Head to Head Since 1946-1947

Date Away Team Home Team Score Winner Game Type Venue
Nov 26, 2018
Minnesota
Cleveland
102 - 95
Minnesota
Regular Season Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse
Oct 19, 2018
Cleveland
Minnesota
123 - 131
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Feb 7, 2018
Minnesota
Cleveland
138 - 140
Cleveland
Regular Season Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse
Jan 8, 2018
Cleveland
Minnesota
99 - 127
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Feb 14, 2017
Cleveland
Minnesota
116 - 108
Cleveland
Regular Season Target Center
Feb 1, 2017
Minnesota
Cleveland
97 - 125
Cleveland
Regular Season Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse
Jan 25, 2016
Minnesota
Cleveland
107 - 114
Cleveland
Regular Season Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse
Jan 8, 2016
Cleveland
Minnesota
125 - 99
Cleveland
Regular Season Target Center
Jan 31, 2015
Cleveland
Minnesota
106 - 90
Cleveland
Regular Season Target Center
Dec 23, 2014
Minnesota
Cleveland
104 - 125
Cleveland
Regular Season Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse
Nov 13, 2013
Cleveland
Minnesota
95 - 124
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Nov 4, 2013
Minnesota
Cleveland
92 - 93
Cleveland
Regular Season Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse
Feb 11, 2013
Minnesota
Cleveland
100 - 92
Minnesota
Regular Season Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse
Dec 7, 2012
Cleveland
Minnesota
73 - 91
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Jan 6, 2012
Cleveland
Minnesota
98 - 87
Cleveland
Regular Season Target Center
Dec 26, 2010
Minnesota
Cleveland
98 - 97
Minnesota
Regular Season Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse
Dec 4, 2010
Cleveland
Minnesota
95 - 129
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Jan 27, 2010
Minnesota
Cleveland
95 - 109
Cleveland
Regular Season Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse
Oct 30, 2009
Cleveland
Minnesota
104 - 87
Cleveland
Regular Season Target Center
Mar 27, 2009
Minnesota
Cleveland
85 - 107
Cleveland
Regular Season Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse
Dec 17, 2008
Cleveland
Minnesota
93 - 70
Cleveland
Regular Season Target Center
Feb 29, 2008
Minnesota
Cleveland
84 - 92
Cleveland
Regular Season Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse
Nov 21, 2007
Cleveland
Minnesota
97 - 86
Cleveland
Regular Season Target Center
Apr 3, 2007
Cleveland
Minnesota
101 - 88
Cleveland
Regular Season Target Center
Nov 17, 2006
Minnesota
Cleveland
76 - 92
Cleveland
Regular Season Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse
Feb 8, 2006
Cleveland
Minnesota
97 - 91
Cleveland
Regular Season Target Center
Nov 26, 2005
Minnesota
Cleveland
89 - 85
Minnesota
Regular Season Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse
Feb 17, 2005
Cleveland
Minnesota
88 - 94
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Dec 21, 2004
Minnesota
Cleveland
97 - 107
Cleveland
Regular Season Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse
Feb 6, 2004
Cleveland
Minnesota
92 - 103
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Nov 21, 2003
Minnesota
Cleveland
97 - 83
Minnesota
Regular Season Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse
Feb 28, 2003
Cleveland
Minnesota
95 - 118
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Feb 12, 2003
Minnesota
Cleveland
102 - 91
Minnesota
Regular Season Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse
Jan 29, 2002
Minnesota
Cleveland
81 - 114
Cleveland
Regular Season Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse
Nov 13, 2001
Cleveland
Minnesota
107 - 103
Cleveland
Regular Season Target Center
Mar 18, 2001
Cleveland
Minnesota
76 - 91
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Feb 1, 2001
Minnesota
Cleveland
90 - 81
Minnesota
Regular Season Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse
Mar 21, 2000
Cleveland
Minnesota
107 - 111
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Dec 20, 1999
Minnesota
Cleveland
100 - 94
Minnesota
Regular Season Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse
Feb 2, 1998
Minnesota
Cleveland
99 - 109
Cleveland
Regular Season Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse
Nov 21, 1997
Cleveland
Minnesota
103 - 80
Cleveland
Regular Season Target Center
Dec 30, 1996
Minnesota
Cleveland
96 - 108
Cleveland
Regular Season Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse
Dec 14, 1996
Cleveland
Minnesota
101 - 93
Cleveland
Regular Season Target Center
Dec 19, 1995
Minnesota
Cleveland
95 - 100
Cleveland
Regular Season Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse
Dec 15, 1995
Cleveland
Minnesota
100 - 88
Cleveland
Regular Season Target Center
Mar 17, 1995
Cleveland
Minnesota
77 - 80
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Nov 22, 1994
Minnesota
Cleveland
79 - 112
Cleveland
Regular Season Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse
Feb 22, 1994
Minnesota
Cleveland
81 - 114
Cleveland
Regular Season Richfield Coliseum
Feb 18, 1994
Cleveland
Minnesota
85 - 78
Cleveland
Regular Season Target Center
Mar 4, 1993
Cleveland
Minnesota
103 - 95
Cleveland
Regular Season Target Center
Jan 9, 1993
Minnesota
Cleveland
93 - 116
Cleveland
Regular Season Richfield Coliseum
Feb 2, 1992
Minnesota
Cleveland
95 - 106
Cleveland
Regular Season Richfield Coliseum
Jan 7, 1992
Cleveland
Minnesota
113 - 98
Cleveland
Regular Season Target Center
Mar 22, 1991
Cleveland
Minnesota
105 - 110
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Feb 2, 1991
Minnesota
Cleveland
110 - 113
Cleveland
Regular Season Richfield Coliseum
Jan 26, 1990
Cleveland
Minnesota
85 - 84
Cleveland
Regular Season Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome
Dec 2, 1989
Minnesota
Cleveland
101 - 74
Minnesota
Regular Season Richfield Coliseum

2019-2020 Cleveland Cavaliers Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters D. Garland C. Sexton C. Osman K. Love T. Thompson
Rotation M. Dellavedova J. Clarkson K. Porter, Jr. L. Nance, Jr.  
Rotation B. Knight        
Lim PT     D. Windler A. McKinnie J. Henson
Lim PT       D. Wade T. Cook
Lim PT         A. Zizic

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       G. Dieng
Rotation         J. Bell
Lim PT   J. Nowell K. Martin   N. Reid
Lim PT     K. Bates-Diop    

Cleveland Cavaliers Player Stats

# Player Pos GPMPGFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%TOVPFORBDRBTRBAPGSPGBPGPPG
8 Jordan Clarkson G 10 23.0 5.1 11.9 .429 1.5 5.1 .294 3.5 3.9 .897 1.2 1.1 0.4 1.7 2.1 2.2 0.9 0.4 15.2
34 Tyler Cook C 4 2.6 0.8 1.0 .750 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 0.0 0.5 0.2 0.8 0.0 0.2 0.0 1.5
18 Matt Dellavedova G 8 14.9 1.2 3.9 .323 0.1 2.1 .059 0.5 0.6 .800 0.9 1.9 0.4 1.4 1.8 1.9 0.5 0.1 3.1
10 Darius Garland G 10 28.3 3.3 10.1 .327 0.8 3.2 .250 1.2 1.4 .857 2.3 1.2 0.3 1.5 1.8 3.7 1.1 0.0 8.6
31 John Henson PF 1 8.3 1.0 2.0 .500 0.0 1.0 .000 1.0 6.0 .167 1.0 0.0 2.0 1.0 3.0 0.0 2.0 2.0 3.0
20 Brandon Knight G 3 12.7 1.7 5.0 .333 1.7 4.3 .385 0.3 0.7 .500 1.0 2.0 0.0 1.0 1.0 2.3 0.3 0.0 5.3
0 Kevin Love FC 10 32.8 5.5 12.0 .458 2.0 5.9 .339 5.5 6.3 .873 3.1 1.7 1.1 11.8 12.9 3.4 0.7 0.5 18.5
28 Alfonzo McKinnie F 5 3.4 0.2 0.2 1.000 0.2 0.2 1.000 0.0 0.0 .000 0.2 0.6 0.2 0.6 0.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.6
22 Larry Nance, Jr. SF 10 24.5 3.3 6.6 .500 1.0 2.7 .370 1.4 1.8 .778 1.1 1.9 1.5 5.4 6.9 1.2 1.0 0.4 9.0
16 Cedi Osman GF 10 30.6 3.3 8.0 .412 1.8 4.4 .409 0.4 0.6 .667 1.0 2.4 0.3 2.5 2.8 2.2 1.1 0.2 8.8
4 Kevin Porter, Jr. SF 9 18.7 2.1 6.0 .352 0.3 2.0 .167 1.6 1.6 1.000 1.0 2.1 0.4 2.1 2.6 1.0 0.3 0.4 6.1
2 Collin Sexton PG 10 31.2 7.0 15.8 .443 1.9 4.8 .396 2.8 3.5 .800 1.8 2.6 0.7 2.4 3.1 2.3 0.6 0.1 18.7
13 Tristan Thompson F 10 33.5 7.1 13.1 .542 0.3 0.6 .500 2.0 3.4 .588 0.9 2.8 4.8 6.6 11.4 2.3 0.9 1.4 16.5
37 Dean Wade PF - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
9 Dylan Windler SF - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
41 Ante Zizic C - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Minnesota Timberwolves Player Stats

# Player Pos GPMPGFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%TOVPFORBDRBTRBAPGSPGBPGPPG
33 Keita Bates-Diop SF - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
7 Jordan Bell PF 4 10.7 2.2 3.2 .692 0.0 0.2 .000 1.2 1.2 1.000 2.2 1.0 1.2 3.5 4.8 1.2 0.0 0.2 5.8
33 Robert Covington F 11 26.0 4.0 9.5 .423 1.9 5.8 .328 1.9 2.0 .955 1.7 2.9 1.0 4.6 5.6 0.8 1.5 1.1 11.8
23 Jarrett Culver SG 11 22.0 3.1 8.4 .370 0.9 3.5 .263 0.7 1.9 .381 1.4 2.4 0.7 2.1 2.8 2.2 0.7 0.3 7.8
5 Gorgui Dieng FC 8 11.6 2.1 5.0 .425 0.2 1.6 .154 1.0 1.2 .800 0.8 0.8 1.1 2.9 4.0 1.1 0.8 0.9 5.5
12 Treveon Graham GF 11 26.0 2.6 7.3 .362 0.5 2.8 .194 1.1 1.3 .857 0.6 2.2 1.2 2.5 3.6 1.7 1.0 0.1 6.9
10 Jake Layman SF 11 26.5 4.3 9.5 .448 1.5 4.1 .356 0.5 0.8 .667 1.2 2.4 0.9 1.9 2.8 0.7 1.0 0.7 10.5
30 Kelan Martin SF 1 4.8 0.0 3.0 .000 0.0 1.0 .000 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 1.0 0.0 1.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
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 11 24.9 2.6 6.5 .408 0.5 2.3 .240 2.7 3.9 .698 1.6 2.5 1.9 3.8 5.7 2.0 1.4 0.3 8.5
11 Naz Reid C - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
0 Jeff Teague PG 7 25.9 4.6 8.9 .516 0.9 2.7 .316 3.9 4.4 .871 2.1 2.6 0.1 2.0 2.1 6.3 1.4 0.1 13.9
32 Karl-Anthony Towns C 9 32.7 8.6 17.7 .484 3.7 9.0 .407 5.0 6.8 .738 2.6 3.4 2.8 9.2 12.0 4.2 1.4 1.6 25.8
1 Noah Vonleh FC 11 13.3 1.6 3.2 .514 0.1 0.7 .125 1.0 1.2 .846 0.8 1.5 1.0 2.7 3.7 0.9 0.4 0.3 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

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