NBA: Anthony Edwards takes charge as Minnesota cools off Sacramento

Game recap
Karl-Anthony Towns scored 22 points, Patrick Beverley had 14 points, as Minnesota Timberwolves defeated Sacramento Kings, 107-97, on Nov 18, 2021. De'Aaron Fox scored 28 points for Sacramento Kings.
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Minnesota Timberwolves

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
Anthony Edwards 40 5 1 0 1 26
Karl-Anthony Towns 37 6 4 0 2 22
D'Angelo Russell 34 4 7 2 1 17
Patrick Beverley 34 6 7 1 3 14
Naz Reid 13 2 0 0 2 8
Jaden McDaniels 20 3 0 1 0 7
Taurean Prince 15 0 0 1 0 5
Jarred Vanderbilt 25 7 0 2 1 4
Malik Beasley 18 2 0 1 0 4
Jordan McLaughlin 3 0 1 0 0 0
Nathan Knight 1 0 0 0 0 0
Team 240 35 20 8 10 107
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Sacramento Kings

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
De'Aaron Fox 37 1 5 0 0 28
Buddy Hield 29 3 2 0 0 16
Harrison Barnes 34 5 2 1 1 13
Richaun Holmes 30 7 0 0 1 12
Tristan Thompson 17 9 0 1 0 8
Davion Mitchell 22 4 4 3 0 7
Tyrese Haliburton 34 5 3 2 0 7
Chimezie Metu 25 8 2 0 1 4
Marvin Bagley 11 5 1 0 0 2
Team 240 47 19 7 3 97

Minnesota Timberwolves Vs Sacramento Kings

Game notes

Karl-Anthony Towns

Karl-Anthony Towns

Karl-Anthony Towns scored 20 points or more for the 10th time in 14 NBA games this season. He has done it 3 times on the road, and 7 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 35. He recorded it on a November 16, 2021 game against Phoenix Suns (96-99 loss).

Patrick Beverley

Patrick Beverley

Patrick Beverley scored 14 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in NBA). His previous record was 13 points scored in a October 26, 2021 game against New Orleans Pelicans (98-107 loss). He scored 10 points or more 5 times this season in NBA games.

D'Angelo Russell

D'Angelo Russell

D'Angelo Russell scored 10 points or more for the 10th time in 12 NBA games this season. He has done it 5 times on the road, and 5 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 30. He recorded it on a November 09, 2021 game against Memphis Grizzlies (125-118 loss).

Anthony Edwards

Anthony Edwards

Anthony Edwards scored 20 points or more for the 9th time in 14 NBA games this season. He has done it 4 times on the road, and 5 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 48. He recorded it on a November 11, 2021 game against Golden State Warriors (123-110 loss).

De'Aaron Fox

De'Aaron Fox

De'Aaron Fox scored 20 points or more for the 6th time in 15 NBA games this season. He has done it 4 times on the road, and 2 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 37. He recorded it on a November 11, 2021 game against San Antonio Spurs (136-117 loss).

Harrison Barnes

Harrison Barnes

Harrison Barnes scored 10 points or more for the 14th time in 15 NBA games this season. He has done it 8 times on the road, and 6 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 36. He recorded it on a October 21, 2021 game against Portland Trail Blazers (121-124 win).

Richaun Holmes

Richaun Holmes

Richaun Holmes scored 10 points or more for the 12th time in 15 NBA games this season. He has done it 8 times on the road, and 4 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 23. He recorded it on a November 06, 2021 game against Charlotte Hornets (140-110 win).

Buddy Hield

Buddy Hield

Buddy Hield scored 10 points or more for the 14th time in 15 NBA games this season. He has done it 9 times on the road, and 5 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 26. He recorded it on a October 28, 2021 game against Phoenix Suns (107-110 win).

Buddy Hield made 5 three-points or more for the 7th time in 15 NBA games this season. His season-high in three-points made is 8. He recorded it on a November 06, 2021 game against Charlotte Hornets (140-110 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