5/1/2021 Minnesota v. New Orleans Game Preview

May 1, 2021 at 8:00 PM ET
Regular Season

Target Center
Minneapolis, Minnesota

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Season Series - Minnesota leads 2-0

Date Away Team Home Team Score Winner Game Type Venue
Jan 23, 2021
New Orleans
Minnesota
110 - 120
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Mar 11, 2021
Minnesota
New Orleans
135 - 105
Minnesota
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
May 1, 2021
New Orleans
Minnesota
- - Regular Season Target Center

2020-2021 Team Stats

GPMPGFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%TOVPFORBDRBTRBAPGSPGBPGPPG
New Orleans5248.342.488.2.48111.131.3.35418.725.5.73214.317.811.734.946.526.07.34.4114.6
Minnesota5348.440.391.2.44212.636.3.34717.122.0.77514.221.110.432.542.925.08.85.5110.3
NOP Opponents5248.341.888.4.47315.138.4.39316.420.6.79813.321.28.831.840.626.27.65.8115.1
MIN Opponents5348.443.189.3.48312.532.1.39019.024.0.79415.219.410.236.346.526.57.45.8117.7


Head to Head Since 1946-1947

Date Away Team Home Team Score Winner Game Type Venue
Mar 11, 2021
Minnesota
New Orleans
135 - 105
Minnesota
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Jan 23, 2021
New Orleans
Minnesota
110 - 120
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Mar 8, 2020
New Orleans
Minnesota
120 - 107
New Orleans
Regular Season Target Center
Mar 3, 2020
Minnesota
New Orleans
139 - 134
Minnesota
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Dec 18, 2019
New Orleans
Minnesota
107 - 99
New Orleans
Regular Season Target Center
Feb 8, 2019
Minnesota
New Orleans
117 - 122
New Orleans
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Jan 12, 2019
New Orleans
Minnesota
106 - 110
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Dec 31, 2018
Minnesota
New Orleans
114 - 123
New Orleans
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Nov 14, 2018
New Orleans
Minnesota
100 - 107
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Feb 3, 2018
New Orleans
Minnesota
107 - 118
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Jan 6, 2018
New Orleans
Minnesota
98 - 116
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Nov 29, 2017
Minnesota
New Orleans
120 - 102
Minnesota
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Nov 1, 2017
Minnesota
New Orleans
104 - 98
Minnesota
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Mar 19, 2017
Minnesota
New Orleans
109 - 123
New Orleans
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Feb 10, 2017
New Orleans
Minnesota
122 - 106
New Orleans
Regular Season Target Center
Nov 23, 2016
Minnesota
New Orleans
96 - 117
New Orleans
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Apr 13, 2016
New Orleans
Minnesota
109 - 144
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Feb 27, 2016
Minnesota
New Orleans
112 - 110
Minnesota
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Feb 8, 2016
New Orleans
Minnesota
116 - 102
New Orleans
Regular Season Target Center
Jan 19, 2016
Minnesota
New Orleans
99 - 114
New Orleans
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Apr 13, 2015
New Orleans
Minnesota
100 - 88
New Orleans
Regular Season Target Center
Mar 29, 2015
Minnesota
New Orleans
88 - 110
New Orleans
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Jan 23, 2015
New Orleans
Minnesota
92 - 84
New Orleans
Regular Season Target Center
Nov 14, 2014
Minnesota
New Orleans
91 - 139
New Orleans
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Feb 7, 2014
Minnesota
New Orleans
91 - 98
New Orleans
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Jan 29, 2014
New Orleans
Minnesota
77 - 88
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Jan 1, 2014
New Orleans
Minnesota
112 - 124
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Mar 17, 2013
New Orleans
Minnesota
95 - 97
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Feb 2, 2013
New Orleans
Minnesota
86 - 115
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Jan 11, 2013
Minnesota
New Orleans
92 - 104
New Orleans
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Dec 14, 2012
Minnesota
New Orleans
113 - 102
Minnesota
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Apr 7, 2012
Minnesota
New Orleans
90 - 99
New Orleans
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Mar 10, 2012
New Orleans
Minnesota
95 - 89
New Orleans
Regular Season Target Center
Jan 13, 2012
Minnesota
New Orleans
87 - 80
Minnesota
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Feb 25, 2011
New Orleans
Minnesota
95 - 81
New Orleans
Regular Season Target Center
Feb 7, 2011
Minnesota
New Orleans
104 - 92
Minnesota
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Dec 27, 2010
New Orleans
Minnesota
98 - 113
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Apr 11, 2010
Minnesota
New Orleans
86 - 114
New Orleans
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Jan 22, 2010
New Orleans
Minnesota
96 - 94
New Orleans
Regular Season Target Center
Dec 9, 2009
New Orleans
Minnesota
97 - 96
New Orleans
Regular Season Target Center
Dec 4, 2009
Minnesota
New Orleans
89 - 98
New Orleans
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Mar 18, 2009
Minnesota
New Orleans
93 - 94
New Orleans
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Feb 8, 2009
Minnesota
New Orleans
97 - 101
New Orleans
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Jan 23, 2009
New Orleans
Minnesota
108 - 116
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Apr 9, 2008
New Orleans
Minnesota
122 - 90
New Orleans
Regular Season Target Center
Dec 22, 2007
Minnesota
New Orleans
76 - 110
New Orleans
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Nov 26, 2007
Minnesota
New Orleans
103 - 94
Minnesota
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Nov 17, 2007
New Orleans
Minnesota
100 - 82
New Orleans
Regular Season Target Center
Apr 7, 2007
New Orleans
Minnesota
96 - 94
New Orleans
Regular Season Target Center
Feb 2, 2007
Minnesota
New Orleans
83 - 90
New Orleans
Regular Season Chesapeake Energy Arena
Nov 24, 2006
Minnesota
New Orleans
86 - 79
Minnesota
Regular Season Chesapeake Energy Arena
Nov 18, 2006
New Orleans
Minnesota
99 - 96
New Orleans
Regular Season Target Center
Feb 11, 2006
New Orleans
Minnesota
100 - 94
New Orleans
Regular Season Target Center
Dec 21, 2005
New Orleans
Minnesota
69 - 88
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Nov 23, 2005
Minnesota
New Orleans
80 - 84
New Orleans
Regular Season Chesapeake Energy Arena
Apr 18, 2005
Minnesota
New Orleans
102 - 99
Minnesota
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Mar 23, 2005
New Orleans
Minnesota
102 - 107
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Nov 20, 2004
Minnesota
New Orleans
99 - 94
Minnesota
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Nov 6, 2004
New Orleans
Minnesota
92 - 99
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Jan 19, 2004
New Orleans
Minnesota
90 - 97
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Jan 13, 2004
Minnesota
New Orleans
94 - 89
Minnesota
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Feb 14, 2003
New Orleans
Minnesota
93 - 114
Minnesota
Regular Season Target Center
Nov 13, 2002
Minnesota
New Orleans
98 - 102
New Orleans
Regular Season Smoothie King Center

2020-2021 New Orleans Pelicans Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters L. Ball E. Bledsoe B. Ingram Z. Williamson S. Adams
Rotation I. Thomas N. Alexander-Walker J. Hart J. Johnson W. Hernangomez
Rotation K. Lewis, Jr.   W. Iwundu   J. Hayes
Rotation     N. Marshall    
Lim PT       W. Gabriel W. Magnay

2020-2021 Minnesota Timberwolves Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters R. Rubio M. Beasley A. Edwards J. Vanderbilt K. Towns
Rotation D. Russell J. Nowell J. Okogie J. McDaniels N. Reid
Rotation J. McLaughlin J. Culver J. Layman J. Hernangomez E. Davis

New Orleans Pelicans Player Stats

# Player Pos GPMPGFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%TOVPFORBDRBTRBAPGSPGBPGPPG
12 Steven Adams C 48 27.9 3.4 5.6 .618 0.0 0.1 .000 1.0 2.4 .435 1.5 2.1 3.9 4.9 8.8 1.9 1.0 0.7 7.9
6 Nickeil Alexander-Walker SG 41 20.7 3.9 9.2 .418 1.6 4.6 .348 1.0 1.3 .750 1.4 1.9 0.2 2.8 3.1 2.0 1.0 0.5 10.2
2 Lonzo Ball PG 41 31.7 5.2 12.3 .424 3.1 8.1 .384 0.9 1.2 .792 2.0 2.0 0.6 3.6 4.2 5.7 1.4 0.6 14.5
5 Eric Bledsoe PG 51 30.1 4.2 10.2 .414 1.8 5.1 .363 1.7 2.4 .702 1.6 1.6 0.4 3.0 3.4 3.8 0.7 0.3 12.0
32 Wenyen Gabriel PF 9 4.7 0.2 1.2 .182 0.1 0.6 .200 0.2 0.4 .500 0.8 0.2 0.8 0.8 1.6 0.6 0.1 0.0 0.8
3 Josh Hart SG 47 28.7 3.2 7.3 .439 1.3 4.1 .326 1.5 1.9 .775 1.0 2.4 1.1 6.9 8.0 2.3 0.8 0.3 9.2
10 Jaxson Hayes PF 40 14.7 2.5 3.7 .669 0.1 0.1 .500 1.2 1.6 .781 0.7 1.8 1.2 2.5 3.8 0.6 0.3 0.5 6.2
9 Willy Hernangomez C 30 16.2 2.8 5.1 .546 0.0 0.3 .125 1.0 1.6 .604 0.5 1.1 2.3 4.1 6.4 1.0 0.3 0.5 6.5
14 Brandon Ingram SF 47 34.4 8.4 18.0 .469 2.4 6.3 .381 4.5 5.1 .875 2.4 2.0 0.6 4.4 5.0 4.7 0.7 0.7 23.7
25 Wesley Iwundu F 6 17.8 1.3 3.8 .348 0.2 1.7 .100 1.2 1.3 .875 1.3 1.5 0.5 2.3 2.8 0.7 0.7 0.0 4.0
16 James Johnson F 6 29.2 4.3 10.0 .433 1.5 3.8 .391 1.8 2.8 .647 1.7 3.3 1.0 3.2 4.2 3.0 1.2 1.8 12.0
13 Kira Lewis, Jr. PG 34 15.9 2.6 6.2 .419 0.8 2.1 .361 0.6 0.8 .750 0.6 1.5 0.2 1.0 1.2 2.3 0.7 0.2 6.6
25 Will Magnay C 1 3.3 0.0 1.0 .000 0.0 1.0 .000 0.0 0.0 .000 1.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
8 Naji Marshall SF 12 12.6 0.8 3.0 .250 0.2 1.1 .154 1.5 2.1 .720 0.4 1.2 0.1 1.9 2.0 1.5 0.5 0.2 3.2
24 Isaiah Thomas PG 2 22.1 4.0 12.5 .320 1.5 6.0 .250 1.0 1.0 1.000 2.5 1.0 0.0 1.0 1.0 2.5 0.5 0.0 10.5
1 Zion Williamson PF 47 32.7 10.1 16.4 .617 0.2 0.5 .360 6.1 8.7 .706 2.5 2.2 2.6 4.5 7.1 3.6 0.9 0.6 26.5

Minnesota Timberwolves Player Stats

# Player Pos GPMPGFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%TOVPFORBDRBTRBAPGSPGBPGPPG
5 Malik Beasley SG 37 32.8 7.1 16.2 .440 3.5 8.7 .399 1.8 2.2 .850 1.6 1.7 0.8 3.6 4.4 2.4 0.8 0.2 19.6
23 Jarrett Culver SG 30 15.6 2.2 5.2 .414 0.4 1.5 .244 0.9 1.5 .609 0.9 1.9 1.1 2.2 3.4 0.7 0.5 0.3 5.6
17 Ed Davis PF 19 13.9 0.9 2.3 .419 0.0 0.0 .000 0.4 0.4 .875 0.3 2.6 2.0 3.1 5.1 1.0 0.5 0.5 2.3
1 Anthony Edwards SF 53 31.2 6.6 16.5 .400 2.1 6.8 .315 2.6 3.3 .790 2.2 1.7 0.9 3.5 4.4 2.6 1.1 0.4 17.9
41 Juancho Hernangomez F 34 16.6 2.3 5.3 .431 0.9 2.8 .326 1.2 1.8 .667 0.4 0.9 1.0 3.3 4.2 0.6 0.4 0.1 6.7
10 Jake Layman SF 38 15.2 2.2 4.3 .497 0.5 1.8 .279 0.6 0.9 .727 0.6 1.0 0.3 1.3 1.7 0.7 0.7 0.4 5.4
3 Jaden McDaniels F 46 22.6 2.6 5.8 .442 1.1 3.0 .371 0.4 0.8 .571 0.7 2.6 0.8 2.8 3.6 1.1 0.5 1.0 6.7
6 Jordan McLaughlin G 33 20.5 2.1 5.5 .381 0.6 1.8 .339 0.5 0.6 .750 1.1 1.0 0.4 1.8 2.2 4.4 1.1 0.2 5.2
4 Jaylen Nowell SG 36 19.1 3.8 8.4 .444 1.3 3.7 .356 1.1 1.4 .837 0.8 1.9 0.5 1.8 2.3 1.6 0.6 0.3 9.9
20 Josh Okogie SG 40 20.4 1.6 4.4 .364 0.5 1.8 .247 1.4 1.7 .821 0.7 2.1 1.0 1.6 2.5 1.1 1.0 0.4 5.0
11 Naz Reid C 51 18.9 4.2 8.0 .522 0.8 2.4 .358 1.8 2.5 .720 1.0 2.5 1.1 3.3 4.4 1.1 0.5 1.1 11.0
9 Ricky Rubio G 49 26.4 2.7 7.1 .379 0.8 2.8 .279 2.2 2.6 .856 1.8 2.1 0.4 2.8 3.2 6.8 1.4 0.1 8.3
0 D'Angelo Russell SG 23 28.7 7.0 16.4 .426 3.0 7.4 .398 2.7 3.6 .768 2.6 2.0 0.5 2.2 2.7 5.1 1.0 0.5 19.7
32 Karl-Anthony Towns C 33 34.6 8.8 17.8 .492 2.4 6.2 .389 5.0 5.7 .877 3.2 3.5 2.8 8.4 11.1 4.5 0.8 1.4 24.9
3 Jarred Vanderbilt PF 46 17.2 2.1 3.5 .601 0.0 0.1 .250 0.9 1.6 .581 1.0 1.9 1.5 3.7 5.2 1.3 0.9 0.7 5.2

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