Minnesota Timberwolves

Game 5 102.0 - 91.0
Game Date: 2004-04-30

Denver Nuggets

Minnesota Timberwolves vs. Denver Nuggets : Game 5 102.0 - 91.0

Game Date: 2004-04-30

Minnesota Timberwolves's Basic Boxscore
Minnesota Timberwolves's Advanced Boxscore
Denver Nuggets's Basic Boxscore
Denver Nuggets's Advanced Boxscore
Minnesota Timberwolves's Shot Chart
Win Probability: Minnesota Timberwolves vs Denver Nuggets
Denver Nuggets's Shot Chart

Key Players For This Game

Kevin Garnett

Nickname: Kevin

Basic Player Statistic Summary
Advanced Player Statistic Summary
Nickname: Marcus

Marcus Camby

Basic Player Statistic Summary
Advanced Player Statistic Summary
Minnesota Timberwolves Boxscore Summary
Denver Nuggets Boxscore Summary
Kevin's Shot Chart Summary
Marcus's Shot Chart Summary

Game Summary

The 2004 West 1st Round of the NBA Playoffs featured Minnesota Timberwolves vs. Denver Nuggets head-to-head, and both teams battled 5 times. Out of the 5 game series of the 1st Round of the 2004 NBA Playoffs, Minnesota Timberwolves outdueled Denver Nuggets , coming ontop of the series and winning 4 playoff games as opposed to Denver Nuggets ’s 1 playoff games victories.

As we examine the head-to-head stats between both teams, we can see that Minnesota Timberwolves had an offensive rating of 106.3, defensive rating of 95.8, 36.0 free-throw attempts, and 11.0 three-point attempts, shooting it at a 0.636 percent clip as a team. Denver Nuggets had an offensive rating of 95.8, defensive rating of 106.3, 10.0 free-throw attempts, 16.0 three-point attempts shooting it at a 0.313 percent clip as a team in this playoff game. During the regular season, Minnesota Timberwolves finished the game with a record of 96 , and Denver Nuggets recorded Minnesota Timberwolves possessions throughout the course of the basketball game. Evaluating Minnesota Timberwolves vs Denver Nuggets’s based on the advanced stats, Minnesota Timberwolves had a better score in the effective shooting percentage category with 0.56 percent, Denver Nuggets had a better score in terms of turnover percentage with 20.0 vs 21.9 .

The most impactful players on each team in the Minnesota Timberwolves vs. Denver Nuggets matchup of the 2004 West 1st Round NBA Playoffs were Kevin Garnett and Marcus Camby based 25 minutes or greater game-minutes played. Kevin Garnett for the Minnesota Timberwolves in the 1st Round of the NBA Playoffs, put up 16.0 and made 9.0 , 0.0 offensive rebounds 7.0 defensive rebounds, 8.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.228. While Marcus Camby put up 15.0 and made 10.0, 3.0 offensive rebounds, 12.0 defensive rebounds, 1.0 assists performance, with a Player Impact Estimate (PIE) of 0.187.