Minnesota Timberwolves Opening Day Rosters

2018-2019 Minnesota Timberwolves Opening Day Roster

Player Pos HT WT Birth Date Age Pre-Draft Team YOS Draft Status
Keita Bates-Diop SF 6-9 223 Jan 23, 1996 22 Ohio State 0 2018 Rnd 2, Pick 18, Minnesota Timberwolves
Jimmy Butler SF/SG 6-8 236 Sep 14, 1989 29 Marquette 7 2011 Rnd 1, Pick 30, Chicago Bulls
Luol Deng SF 6-9 220 Apr 16, 1985 33 Duke 14 2004 Rnd 1, Pick 7, Phoenix Suns
Gorgui Dieng C 6-11 240 Jan 18, 1990 28 Louisville 5 2013 Rnd 1, Pick 21, Utah Jazz
Taj Gibson PF 6-9 236 Jun 24, 1985 33 USC 9 2009 Rnd 1, Pick 26, Chicago Bulls
Tyus Jones PG 6-2 195 May 10, 1996 22 Duke 3 2015 Rnd 1, Pick 24, Cleveland Cavaliers
James Nunnally SF 6-7 220 Jul 14, 1990 28 UC Santa Barbara 1 2012 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Josh Okogie SG 6-5 211 Sep 1, 1998 20 Georgia Tech 0 2018 Rnd 1, Pick 20, Minnesota Timberwolves
Justin Patton C 7-0 230 Jun 14, 1997 21 Creighton 1 2017 Rnd 1, Pick 16, Chicago Bulls
Derrick Rose PG 6-3 190 Oct 4, 1988 30 Memphis 10 2008 Rnd 1, Pick 1, Chicago Bulls
Jeff Teague PG 6-2 186 Jun 10, 1988 30 Wake Forest 9 2009 Rnd 1, Pick 19, Atlanta Hawks
Jared Terrell SG 6-3 215 Feb 10, 1995 23 Rhode Island 0 2018 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Anthony Tolliver C/PF 6-8 240 Jun 1, 1985 33 Creighton 11 2007 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Karl-Anthony Towns C 7-0 244 Nov 15, 1995 22 Kentucky 3 2015 Rnd 1, Pick 1, Minnesota Timberwolves
Andrew Wiggins SF 6-8 199 Feb 23, 1995 23 Kansas 4 2014 Rnd 1, Pick 1, Cleveland Cavaliers
C.J. Williams SG 6-5 230 Feb 6, 1990 28 NC State 1 2012 NBA Draft, Undrafted

Minnesota 108, San Antonio 112

October 17, 2018

Regular Season

AT&T Center (San Antonio, Texas)

Attendance: 18,354

Officials: Tre Maddox, Mitchell Ervin, Tony Brown

Team Rebounds: Minnesota (6) San Antonio (12)

Technicals: Minnesota (0) San Antonio (1 (Bench))

  1 2 3 4 Final
MIN (0-1) 23 29 31 25 108
SAN (1-0) 31 25 25 31 112

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
MIN 96 112.7 116.8
SAN 96 116.8 112.7

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
MIN .462 0.115 0.304 0.264
SAN .489 0.125 0.365 0.226

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 31:36 9-23 1-4 4-5 15.9 3.0 4 7 3 2 4 1 1 23
67 Taj Gibson Starter PF 26:57 3-4 0-0 0-0 8.2 2.0 9 11 0 5 0 0 1 6
0 Jeff Teague Starter PG 31:32 8-12 2-3 9-9 18.4 0.0 1 1 4 2 2 0 2 27
32 Karl-Anthony Towns Starter C 22:23 2-6 1-2 3-3 6.6 2.0 7 9 3 6 0 0 3 8
22 Andrew Wiggins Starter SF 37:27 8-18 2-6 2-2 10.8 0.0 6 6 3 3 1 0 2 20
5 Gorgui Dieng Bench C 24:03 4-8 0-2 4-6 11.2 3.0 2 5 2 4 2 1 0 12
1 Tyus Jones Bench PG 16:28 2-7 0-0 0-0 -1.2 1.0 0 1 1 2 0 0 1 4
25 Derrick Rose Bench SG 30:31 3-12 0-2 2-2 2.0 3.0 1 4 2 2 0 0 1 8
43 Anthony Tolliver Bench PF 19:03 0-1 0-0 0-0 2.2 0.0 2 2 2 1 0 0 0 0
  Team                   6            
        240 39-91 6-19 24-27 92.1 14 32 52 20 27 9 2 11 108
          42.9% 31.6% 88.9%                    

San Antonio Spurs

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
12 LaMarcus Aldridge Starter PF 41:39 7-23 0-1 7-10 19.2 8.0 11 19 2 2 1 3 2 21
10 DeMar DeRozan Starter SG 38:11 10-21 1-3 7-11 10.6 0.0 4 4 4 3 0 0 3 28
11 Bryn Forbes Starter PG 30:02 4-10 1-5 2-2 4.8 1.0 2 3 2 5 2 0 2 11
22 Rudy Gay Starter SF 23:29 8-12 1-1 1-2 12.8 3.0 4 7 0 3 0 1 1 18
25 Jakob Poeltl Starter C 07:52 2-4 0-0 0-0 5.5 4.0 0 4 2 3 0 0 0 4
18 Marco Belinelli Bench SG 21:47 3-6 2-4 2-2 8.2 0.0 4 4 2 1 0 0 1 10
42 Davis Bertans Bench C 17:50 3-4 3-4 0-0 8.8 0.0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 9
33 Dante Cunningham Bench PF 06:36 0-2 0-0 0-0 -1.2 0.0 1 1 1 1 0 0 1 0
16 Pau Gasol Bench C 22:41 1-4 1-1 2-2 11.2 3.0 4 7 6 2 0 0 1 5
8 Patty Mills Bench PG 29:53 2-7 2-6 0-0 1.2 0.0 2 2 1 2 0 0 1 6
  Team                   12            
        240 40-93 11-25 21-29 97.1 19 33 64 22 22 3 4 12 112
          43.0% 44.0% 72.4%                    

Minnesota Timberwolves Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Jeff Teague
27p, 1r, 4a
Jimmy Butler
23p, 7r, 3a
Andrew Wiggins
20p, 6r, 3a
Taj Gibson
6p, 11r, 0a
Karl-Anthony Towns
8p, 9r, 3a
Rotation Tyus Jones
4p, 1r, 1a
Derrick Rose
8p, 4r, 2a
 
 
Anthony Tolliver
0p, 2r, 2a
Gorgui Dieng
12p, 5r, 2a

San Antonio Spurs Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Bryn Forbes
11p, 3r, 2a
DeMar DeRozan
28p, 4r, 4a
Rudy Gay
18p, 7r, 0a
LaMarcus Aldridge
21p, 19r, 2a
Jakob Poeltl
4p, 4r, 2a
Rotation Patty Mills
6p, 2r, 1a
Marco Belinelli
10p, 4r, 2a
 
 
 
 
Pau Gasol
5p, 7r, 6a
Rotation  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Davis Bertans
9p, 1r, 2a
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
Dante Cunningham
0p, 1r, 1a
 
 

17 Timberwolves Leaders

MPG Andrew Wiggins 37.5
FG% Taj Gibson .750
3P% Jeff Teague .667
FT% Jeff Teague 1.000
ORPG Gorgui Dieng 3.0
DRPG Taj Gibson 9.0
RPG Taj Gibson 11.0
SPG Jimmy Butler 4.0
APG Jeff Teague 4.0
BPG Gorgui Dieng 1.0
PPG Jeff Teague 27.0

26 Spurs Leaders

MPG LaMarcus Aldridge 41.6
FG% Davis Bertans .750
3P% Rudy Gay 1.000
FT% Bryn Forbes 1.000
ORPG LaMarcus Aldridge 8.0
DRPG LaMarcus Aldridge 11.0
RPG LaMarcus Aldridge 19.0
SPG Bryn Forbes 2.0
APG Pau Gasol 6.0
BPG LaMarcus Aldridge 3.0
PPG DeMar DeRozan 28.0