Minnesota Timberwolves Vs New Orleans Pelicans

Game recap
Zion Williamson scored 37 points, Lonzo Ball had 33 points, as New Orleans Pelicans defeated Minnesota Timberwolves, 140-136, on May 2, 2021. Karl-Anthony Towns scored 28 points for Minnesota Timberwolves.
Minnesota Timberwolves logo

Minnesota Timberwolves

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
Anthony Edwards 38 9 6 0 1 29
Karl-Anthony Towns 36 14 3 3 0 28
Naz Reid 22 5 0 1 1 17
D'angelo Russell 33 2 11 2 0 17
Juan Hernangomez 21 3 2 1 1 14
Ricky Rubio 32 3 7 6 0 11
Jarred Vanderbilt 17 8 1 1 2 9
Jaden Mcdaniels 34 5 0 2 0 5
Josh Okogie 17 1 3 1 0 4
Jordan Mclaughlin 12 1 2 0 0 2
New Orleans Pelicans logo

New Orleans Pelicans

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
Zion Williamson 41 9 8 1 1 37
Lonzo Ball 39 11 8 3 0 33
Eric Bledsoe 35 3 3 0 1 16
Brandon Ingram 39 3 6 1 0 14
Jaxson Hayes 25 6 1 0 1 13
Willy Hernangomez 27 12 0 1 0 12
Naji Marshall 14 4 4 1 1 6
James Johnson 21 2 0 1 1 5
Kira Lewis 16 2 4 0 0 4
Wenyen Gabriel 2 0 0 0 0 0

Boxscore glossary

Basketball stats abbreviations

  • MIN: Minutes played
  • 2M-2A: Two-points field goal maid, attempted
  • 3M-3A: Three-points field goal maid, 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

Minnesota Timberwolves Vs New Orleans Pelicans

Game notes

Karl-Anthony Towns

Karl-Anthony Towns

Karl-Anthony Towns scored 20 points or more for the 34th time in 43 NBA games this season. He has done it 18 times on the road, and 16 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 41. He recorded it on a March 19, 2021 game against Phoenix Suns (119-123 win).

Karl-Anthony Towns grabbed 10 rebounds or more for the 10th time in 43 NBA games this season. His season-high in rebounds is 18. He recorded it on a April 21, 2021 game against Sacramento Kings (120-134 win).

Anthony Edwards

Anthony Edwards

Anthony Edwards scored 20 points or more for the 30th time in 65 NBA games this season. He has done it 18 times on the road, and 12 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 42. He recorded it on a March 19, 2021 game against Phoenix Suns (119-123 win).

Ricky Rubio

Ricky Rubio

Ricky Rubio scored 10 points or more for the 18th time in 61 NBA games this season. He has done it 8 times on the road, and 10 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 26. He recorded it on a April 30, 2021 game against Golden State Warriors (126-114 win).

Naz Reid

Naz Reid

Naz Reid scored 10 points or more for the 36th time in 63 NBA games this season. He has done it 18 times on the road, and 18 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 29. He recorded it on a February 07, 2021 game against Oklahoma City Thunder (120-118 loss).

D'angelo Russell

D'angelo Russell

D'angelo Russell scored 10 points or more for the 31th time in 35 NBA games this season. He has done it 15 times on the road, and 16 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 33. He recorded it on a January 06, 2021 game against Denver Nuggets (123-116 loss).

D'angelo Russell had 10 assists or more for the 3th time in 35 NBA games this season. His season-high in assists is 12. He recorded it on a April 27, 2021 game against Utah Jazz (105-104 win).

Juan Hernangomez

Juan Hernangomez

Juan Hernangomez scored 10 points or more for the 14th time in 46 NBA games this season. He has done it 6 times on the road, and 8 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 25. He recorded it on a January 06, 2021 game against Denver Nuggets (123-116 loss).

Zion Williamson

Zion Williamson

Zion Williamson scored 30 points or more for the 20th time in 58 NBA games this season. He has done it 11 times on the road, and 9 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 39. He recorded it on a March 27, 2021 game against Denver Nuggets (108-113 loss).

Lonzo Ball

Lonzo Ball

Lonzo Ball scored 33 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in NBA). His previous record was 27 points scored in a April 05, 2021 game against Houston Rockets (115-122 win). He scored 30 points or more 1 times this season in NBA games.

Lonzo Ball grabbed 10 rebounds or more for the 2th time in 49 NBA games this season. His season-high in rebounds is 12. He recorded it on a April 29, 2021 game against Denver Nuggets (114-112 loss).

Lonzo Ball tied his season-high with 8 three-points made (in NBA). He made 5 three-points or more 2 times this season in NBA games.

Willy Hernangomez

Willy Hernangomez

Willy Hernangomez scored 10 points or more for the 13th time in 39 NBA games this season. He has done it 8 times on the road, and 5 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 18. He recorded it on a April 23, 2021 game against Orlando Magic (100-135 win).

Willy Hernangomez grabbed 10 rebounds or more for the 6th time in 39 NBA games this season. His season-high in rebounds is 17. He recorded it on a February 18, 2021 game against Portland Trail Blazers (124-126 loss).

Jaxson Hayes

Jaxson Hayes

Jaxson Hayes scored 10 points or more for the 16th time in 52 NBA games this season. He has done it 7 times on the road, and 9 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 17. He recorded it on a March 15, 2021 game against LA Clippers (135-115 win).

Eric Bledsoe

Eric Bledsoe

Eric Bledsoe scored 10 points or more for the 37th time in 62 NBA games this season. He has done it 16 times on the road, and 21 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 28. He recorded it on a January 24, 2021 game against Minnesota Timberwolves (120-110 loss).

Brandon Ingram

Brandon Ingram

Brandon Ingram scored 10 points or more for the 58th time in 58 NBA games this season. He has done it 27 times on the road, and 31 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 36. He recorded it on a March 24, 2021 game against Los Angeles Lakers (128-111 win).