Minnesota Timberwolves Vs Houston Rockets

Game recap
Stephon Marbury scored 40 points, Kevin Garnett had 23 points, as Minnesota Timberwolves defeated Houston Rockets, 116-102, on Feb 17, 1999. Othella Harrington scored 23 points for Houston Rockets.
Minnesota Timberwolves logo

Minnesota Timberwolves

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
Stephon Marbury 39 4 12 2 0 40
Kevin Garnett 38 9 9 0 1 23
Sam Mitchell 21 3 2 1 0 12
Joe Smith 32 7 5 1 2 11
Malik Sealy 22 6 1 1 1 10
Dean Garrett 26 6 0 1 1 8
Reggie Jordan 1 0 0 0 0 4
Anthony Peeler 26 1 3 1 0 2
Andrae Patterson 2 0 0 0 0 2
Bill Curley 9 0 0 0 0 2
Bobby Jackson 8 0 0 0 0 2
Tom Hammonds 5 1 0 1 0 0
Paul Grant 1 0 0 0 0 0
Christopher Carr 2 0 0 0 0 0
Team 240 37 32 8 5 116
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Houston Rockets

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
Othella Harrington 33 7 0 1 0 23
Hakeem Olajuwon 31 7 4 2 2 14
Scottie Pippen 34 4 4 1 0 12
Brent Price 17 1 2 0 0 12
Michael Dickerson 29 0 2 0 0 11
Cuttino Mobley 26 1 2 0 0 8
Bryce Drew 6 0 4 0 0 7
Matt Bullard 26 1 1 2 0 7
Matt Maloney 16 0 4 0 0 3
Anthony Miller 12 5 0 0 0 3
Eddie Johnson 5 0 1 0 0 2
Team 240 26 24 6 2 102

Minnesota Timberwolves Vs Houston Rockets

Game notes

Stephon Marbury

Stephon Marbury

Stephon Marbury scored 40 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in NBA). His previous record was 21 points scored in a February 05, 1999 game against Denver Nuggets (92-110 win). He scored 40 points or more 1 times this season in NBA games.

Stephon Marbury had 12 assists and set his new season-high in assists (in NBA). His previous record was 10 assists in a February 15, 1999 game against Golden State Warriors (101-99 loss). He had 10 assists or more 1 times this season in NBA games.

Kevin Garnett

Kevin Garnett

Kevin Garnett scored 20 points or more for the 4th time in 7 NBA games this season. He has done it 2 times on the road, and 2 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 29. He recorded it on a February 15, 1999 game against Golden State Warriors (101-99 loss).

Sam Mitchell

Sam Mitchell

Sam Mitchell scored 10 points or more for the 2th time in 7 NBA games this season. He has done it 0 times on the road, and 2 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 20. He recorded it on a February 11, 1999 game against Los Angeles Lakers (86-75 win).

Joe Smith

Joe Smith

Joe Smith scored 10 points or more for the 5th time in 7 NBA games this season. He has done it 3 times on the road, and 2 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 23. He recorded it on a February 05, 1999 game against Denver Nuggets (92-110 win).

Malik Sealy

Malik Sealy

Malik Sealy scored 10 points or more for the 5th time in 7 NBA games this season. He has done it 3 times on the road, and 2 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 16. He recorded it on a February 09, 1999 game against San Antonio Spurs (74-70 win).

Othella Harrington

Othella Harrington

Othella Harrington scored 23 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in NBA). His previous record was 17 points scored in a February 16, 1999 game against Phoenix Suns (109-92 win). He scored 20 points or more 1 times this season in NBA games.

Hakeem Olajuwon

Hakeem Olajuwon

Hakeem Olajuwon scored 10 points or more for the 6th time in 7 NBA games this season. He has done it 3 times on the road, and 3 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 19. He recorded it on a February 16, 1999 game against Phoenix Suns (109-92 win).

Scottie Pippen

Scottie Pippen

Scottie Pippen scored 10 points or more for the 7th time in 7 NBA games this season. He has done it 4 times on the road, and 3 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 24. He recorded it on a February 08, 1999 game against Denver Nuggets (99-80 win).

Brent Price

Brent Price

Brent Price scored 10 points or more for the 2th time in 5 NBA games this season. He has done it 1 times on the road, and 1 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 16. He recorded it on a February 10, 1999 game against Sacramento Kings (92-82 win).

Michael Dickerson

Michael Dickerson

Michael Dickerson scored 10 points or more for the 4th time in 7 NBA games this season. He has done it 3 times on the road, and 1 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 21. He recorded it on a February 11, 1999 game against Dallas Mavericks (95-105 win).

Boxscore glossary

Basketball stats abbreviations

  • MIN: Minutes played
  • 2M-2A: Two-points field goal made, attempted
  • 3M-3A: Three-points field goal made, attempted
  • FG%: Field goal percentage
  • 1M-1A: Free throws made, attempted
  • 1%: Free throw percentage
  • Or: Offensive rebounds
  • Dr: Defensive rebounds
  • Reb: Total rebounds
  • Ast: Assists
  • Stl: Steals
  • Blk: Blocks
  • Fo: Personal fouls
  • Pts: Points scored
  • Eff: Efficiency

If a player records double digits in a game in two of the PTS, REB, AST, STL or BLK statistics, he has a double-double. If he does it in three of this categories, he has a triple-double. If he does it in four categories he has a quadruple-double. Having a triple-double is considered as having a great game. Quadruple-doubles are extremely rare. Having one constitutes an historical performance. The last NBA player to record a quadruple double is David Robinson: it happened on February 17, 1994