NBA: Minnesota gets double-double from D'angelo Russell, outlasts Detroit

Game recap
Karl-Anthony Towns scored 28 points, Ricky Rubio had 19 points, as Minnesota Timberwolves defeated Detroit Pistons, 119-100, on May 12, 2021. Saben Lee scored 22 points for Detroit Pistons.
Detroit Pistons logo

Detroit Pistons

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
Saben Lee 28 4 5 2 1 22
Saddiq Bey 35 4 2 0 1 21
Killian Hayes 35 6 7 0 0 13
Sekou Doumbouya 26 8 1 1 1 12
Isaiah Stewart 32 8 2 2 0 11
Josh Jackson 24 4 2 1 1 11
Tyler Cook 21 4 0 2 1 6
Jahlil Okafor 15 2 0 0 0 4
Deividas Sirvydis 19 6 2 0 0 0
Team 240 46 21 8 5 100
Minnesota Timberwolves logo

Minnesota Timberwolves

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
Karl-Anthony Towns 33 8 5 3 0 28
Anthony Edwards 34 2 2 2 0 22
Ricky Rubio 30 3 5 2 1 19
D'Angelo Russell 29 5 10 3 1 15
Naz Reid 14 3 1 0 1 13
Jarred Vanderbilt 20 8 1 0 0 7
Jordan McLaughlin 17 3 2 2 0 7
Jaylen Nowell 2 0 0 0 0 3
Juan Hernangomez 14 5 3 1 0 2
Josh Okogie 14 2 0 1 1 2
Jaden McDaniels 26 5 1 2 3 1
Jake Layman 2 0 0 0 1 0
Team 240 44 30 16 8 119

Detroit Pistons Vs Minnesota Timberwolves

Game notes

Saben Lee

Saben Lee

Saben Lee scored 22 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in NBA). His previous record was 21 points scored in a February 24, 2021 game against Orlando Magic (93-105 win). He scored 20 points or more 2 times this season in NBA games.

Saddiq Bey

Saddiq Bey

Saddiq Bey scored 20 points or more for the 11th time in 65 NBA games this season. He has done it 6 times on the road, and 5 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 30. He recorded it on a February 13, 2021 game against Boston Celtics (102-108 win).

Saddiq Bey made 5 three-points or more for the 13th time in 65 NBA games this season. His season-high in three-points made is 7. He recorded it on a February 13, 2021 game against Boston Celtics (102-108 win).

Killian Hayes

Killian Hayes

Killian Hayes scored 10 points or more for the 8th time in 24 NBA games this season. He has done it 5 times on the road, and 3 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 21. He recorded it on a May 10, 2021 game against Chicago Bulls (96-108 loss).

Sekou Doumbouya

Sekou Doumbouya

Sekou Doumbouya scored 10 points or more for the 10th time in 55 NBA games this season. He has done it 5 times on the road, and 5 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 20. He recorded it on a May 05, 2021 game against Charlotte Hornets (99-102 loss).

Isaiah Stewart

Isaiah Stewart

Isaiah Stewart scored 10 points or more for the 24th time in 65 NBA games this season. He has done it 11 times on the road, and 13 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 20. He recorded it on a April 30, 2021 game against Dallas Mavericks (105-115 loss).

Josh Jackson

Josh Jackson

Josh Jackson scored 10 points or more for the 40th time in 58 NBA games this season. He has done it 22 times on the road, and 18 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 31. He recorded it on a April 02, 2021 game against Washington Wizards (120-91 win).

Karl-Anthony Towns

Karl-Anthony Towns

Karl-Anthony Towns scored 20 points or more for the 38th time in 47 NBA games this season. He has done it 21 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).

Ricky Rubio

Ricky Rubio

Ricky Rubio scored 10 points or more for the 21th time in 65 NBA games this season. He has done it 11 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).

D'Angelo Russell

D'Angelo Russell

D'Angelo Russell scored 10 points or more for the 35th time in 39 NBA games this season. He has done it 18 times on the road, and 17 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 5th time in 39 NBA games this season. His season-high in assists is 14. He recorded it on a May 06, 2021 game against Memphis Grizzlies (135-139 loss).

Naz Reid

Naz Reid

Naz Reid scored 10 points or more for the 38th time in 67 NBA games this season. He has done it 19 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).

Anthony Edwards

Anthony Edwards

Anthony Edwards scored 20 points or more for the 33th time in 69 NBA games this season. He has done it 20 times on the road, and 13 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 42. He recorded it on a May 06, 2021 game against Memphis Grizzlies (135-139 loss).

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