NBA: Memphis scores 139 points, cools down Minnesota

Game recap
Ja Morant scored 37 points, Kyle Anderson had 20 points, as Memphis Grizzlies defeated Minnesota Timberwolves, 139-135, on May 6, 2021. Anthony Edwards scored 42 points for Minnesota Timberwolves.
Minnesota Timberwolves logo

Minnesota Timberwolves

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
Anthony Edwards 38 6 7 1 1 42
D'Angelo Russell 37 4 14 1 0 22
Karl-Anthony Towns 24 4 5 1 0 22
Naz Reid 25 7 0 1 2 14
Juan Hernangomez 24 3 0 0 0 11
Jarred Vanderbilt 26 5 0 2 1 8
Jaden McDaniels 26 3 2 0 1 8
Josh Okogie 20 5 0 1 0 6
Ricky Rubio 17 4 4 0 0 2
Team 240 41 32 7 5 135
Memphis Grizzlies logo

Memphis Grizzlies

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
Ja Morant 37 4 10 2 1 37
Desmond Bane 30 4 3 0 0 22
Kyle Anderson 30 4 2 2 0 20
Dillon Brooks 25 4 3 0 0 16
Brandon Clarke 23 10 1 0 1 12
Xavier Tillman 28 9 3 0 1 11
Jonas Valanciunas 19 5 2 2 0 9
De'Anthony Melton 25 5 2 0 1 8
Tyus Jones 13 1 4 0 0 2
Grayson Allen 6 0 0 0 0 2
Team 240 46 30 6 4 139

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Game notes

Anthony Edwards

Anthony Edwards

Anthony Edwards tied his season-high in scoring with 42 points (in NBA). He scored 40 points or more 2 times this season in NBA games.

Anthony Edwards made 8 three-pointers and set his new season-high in three-points made (in NBA). His previous record was 6 three-points made in a March 15, 2021 game against Portland Trail Blazers (114-112 win). He made 5 three-point shots or more 1 times this season in NBA games.

D'Angelo Russell

D'Angelo Russell

D'Angelo Russell scored 20 points or more for the 16th time in 36 NBA games this season. He has done it 10 times on the road, and 6 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 14 assists and set his new season-high in assists (in NBA). His previous record was 12 assists in a April 27, 2021 game against Utah Jazz (105-104 win). He had 10 assists or more 1 times this season in NBA games.

Karl-Anthony Towns

Karl-Anthony Towns

Karl-Anthony Towns scored 20 points or more for the 35th time in 44 NBA games this season. He has done it 18 times on the road, and 17 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).

Naz Reid

Naz Reid

Naz Reid scored 10 points or more for the 37th time in 64 NBA games this season. He has done it 18 times on the road, and 19 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).

Juan Hernangomez

Juan Hernangomez

Juan Hernangomez scored 10 points or more for the 15th time in 47 NBA games this season. He has done it 6 times on the road, and 9 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).

Ja Morant

Ja Morant

Ja Morant scored 30 points or more for the 8th time in 56 NBA games this season. He has done it 5 times on the road, and 3 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 44. He recorded it on a December 24, 2020 game against San Antonio Spurs (119-131 loss).

Ja Morant had 10 assists or more for the 13th time in 56 NBA games this season. His season-high in assists is 13. He recorded it on a April 24, 2021 game against Portland Trail Blazers (128-130 win).

Kyle Anderson

Kyle Anderson

Kyle Anderson scored 20 points or more for the 6th time in 62 NBA games this season. He has done it 4 times on the road, and 2 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 28. He recorded it on a December 29, 2020 game against Brooklyn Nets (111-116 win).

Desmond Bane

Desmond Bane

Desmond Bane tied his season-high in scoring with 22 points (in NBA). He scored 20 points or more 3 times this season in NBA games.

Brandon Clarke

Brandon Clarke

Brandon Clarke scored 10 points or more for the 29th time in 52 NBA games this season. He has done it 17 times on the road, and 12 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 21. He recorded it on a January 09, 2021 game against Brooklyn Nets (115-110 win).

Brandon Clarke grabbed 10 rebounds or more for the 5th time in 52 NBA games this season. His season-high in rebounds is 12. He recorded it on a March 01, 2021 game against Houston Rockets (84-133 win).

Xavier Tillman

Xavier Tillman

Xavier Tillman scored 10 points or more for the 13th time in 53 NBA games this season. He has done it 10 times on the road, and 3 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 18. He recorded it on a April 20, 2021 game against Denver Nuggets (139-137 loss).

Dillon Brooks

Dillon Brooks

Dillon Brooks scored 10 points or more for the 52th time in 60 NBA games this season. He has done it 26 times on the road, and 26 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 32. He recorded it on a April 17, 2021 game against Chicago Bulls (115-126 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