Minnesota Timberwolves Playoff Rosters

2017-2018 Minnesota Timberwolves Playoff Roster

Player Pos HT WT Birth Date Age Pre-Draft Team YOS Draft Status
Cole Aldrich C 6-11 250 Oct 31, 1988 29 Kansas 7 2010 Rnd 1, Pick 11, New Orleans Pelicans
Nemanja Bjelica PF 6-10 225 May 9, 1988 29 KK Crvena Zvezda (Serbia) 2 2010 Rnd 2, Pick 5, Washington Wizards
Aaron Brooks PG 6-0 161 Jan 14, 1985 33 Oregon 9 2007 Rnd 1, Pick 26, Houston Rockets
Jimmy Butler SF/SG 6-7 231 Sep 14, 1989 28 Marquette 6 2011 Rnd 1, Pick 30, Chicago Bulls
Jamal Crawford SG/PG 6-5 195 Mar 20, 1980 38 Michigan 17 2000 Rnd 1, Pick 8, Cleveland Cavaliers
Gorgui Dieng C 6-11 240 Jan 18, 1990 28 Louisville 4 2013 Rnd 1, Pick 21, Utah Jazz
Taj Gibson PF 6-9 236 Jun 24, 1985 32 USC 8 2009 Rnd 1, Pick 26, Chicago Bulls
Marcus Georges-Hunt SF 6-5 215 Mar 28, 1994 24 Georgia Tech 1 2016 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Amile Jefferson PF 6-9 224 May 7, 1993 24 Duke 0 2017 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Tyus Jones PG 6-2 195 May 10, 1996 21 Duke 2 2015 Rnd 1, Pick 24, Cleveland Cavaliers
Justin Patton C 7-0 230 Jun 14, 1997 20 Creighton 0 2017 Rnd 1, Pick 16, Chicago Bulls
Derrick Rose PG 6-3 190 Oct 4, 1988 29 Memphis 9 2008 Rnd 1, Pick 1, Chicago Bulls
Jeff Teague PG 6-2 186 Jun 10, 1988 29 Wake Forest 8 2009 Rnd 1, Pick 19, Atlanta Hawks
Karl-Anthony Towns C 7-0 244 Nov 15, 1995 22 Kentucky 2 2015 Rnd 1, Pick 1, Minnesota Timberwolves
Andrew Wiggins SF 6-8 199 Feb 23, 1995 23 Kansas 3 2014 Rnd 1, Pick 1, Cleveland Cavaliers

2017-2018 Playoff Matchups

Eastern Conference
DescriptionHomeAwayResult
First Round #1 Toronto Raptors #8 Washington Wizards TOR in 6
First Round #2 Boston Celtics #7 Milwaukee Bucks BOS in 7
First Round #3 Philadelphia Sixers #6 Miami Heat PHI in 5
First Round #4 Cleveland Cavaliers #5 Indiana Pacers CLE in 7
Second Round #1 Toronto Raptors #4 Cleveland Cavaliers CLE in 4
Second Round #2 Boston Celtics #3 Philadelphia Sixers BOS in 5
Conference Finals #2 Boston Celtics #4 Cleveland Cavaliers CLE in 7

Western Conference
DescriptionHomeAwayResult
First Round #1 Houston Rockets #8 Minnesota Timberwolves HOU in 5
First Round #2 Golden State Warriors #7 San Antonio Spurs GSW in 5
First Round #3 Portland Trail Blazers #6 New Orleans Pelicans NOP in 4
First Round #4 Oklahoma City Thunder #5 Utah Jazz UTA in 6
Second Round #1 Houston Rockets #5 Utah Jazz HOU in 5
Second Round #2 Golden State Warriors #6 New Orleans Pelicans GSW in 5
Conference Finals #1 Houston Rockets #2 Golden State Warriors GSW in 7

NBA Finals
DescriptionHomeAwayResult
NBA Finals #2 Golden State Warriors #4 Cleveland Cavaliers GSW in 4

2017-2018 Minnesota Playoff Stats

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Jimmy Butler 5 34.1 15.8 6.0 4.0 0.8 0.2 1.0
Andrew Wiggins 5 32.8 15.8 5.2 2.0 0.4 0.4 1.8
Karl-Anthony Towns 5 34.0 15.2 13.4 2.2 0.4 1.0 2.4
Derrick Rose 5 23.8 14.2 1.8 2.6 0.4 0.0 1.6
Jeff Teague 5 30.6 13.0 3.6 5.8 0.6 0.4 2.8
Jamal Crawford 5 24.6 11.8 2.6 2.4 1.0 0.0 1.0
Taj Gibson 5 24.6 6.2 4.0 0.4 0.2 0.4 0.8
Nemanja Bjelica 5 9.4 4.6 3.0 0.6 0.6 0.0 0.2
Gorgui Dieng 5 14.1 3.4 3.6 0.8 0.4 0.8 0.2
Tyus Jones 4 13.7 1.0 2.2 2.0 0.2 0.0 0.2
Aaron Brooks 2 1.3 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Marcus Georges-Hunt 2 1.4 0.0 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

2017-2018 Minnesota Timberwolves Opening Round Schedule

Date Opponent Result Venue Record Minnesota Leaders Houston Leaders
Apr 15, 2018
@
Houston
L, 104-101 Toyota Center
Opening Round
0-1 PTS: 18. A. Wiggins
REB: 12. K. Towns
AST: 8. Jeff Teague
PTS: 44. James Harden
REB: 12. Clint Capela
AST: 8. James Harden
Apr 18, 2018
@
Houston
L, 102-82 Toyota Center
Opening Round
0-2 PTS: 16. N. Bjelica
REB: 10. K. Towns
AST: 3. A. Wiggins
PTS: 27. Chris Paul
REB: 16. Clint Capela
AST: 8. Chris Paul
Apr 21, 2018
v.
Houston
W, 121-105 Target Center
Opening Round
1-2 PTS: 28. Jimmy Butler
REB: 16. K. Towns
AST: 8. Jeff Teague
PTS: 29. James Harden
REB: 11. Clint Capela
AST: 7. James Harden
Apr 23, 2018
v.
Houston
L, 100-119 Target Center
Opening Round
1-3 PTS: 22. K. Towns
REB: 15. K. Towns
AST: 5. Jimmy Butler
PTS: 36. James Harden
REB: 17. Clint Capela
AST: 6. Chris Paul
Apr 25, 2018
@
Houston
L, 122-104 Toyota Center
Opening Round
1-4 PTS: 23. K. Towns
REB: 14. K. Towns
AST: 7. Jeff Teague
PTS: 26. Clint Capela
REB: 15. Clint Capela
AST: 12. James Harden