NBA: D'Angelo Russell goes off for 35 points, Minnesota cools down Philadelphia

Game recap
D'Angelo Russell scored 35 points, Karl-Anthony Towns had 28 points, as Minnesota Timberwolves defeated Philadelphia 76ers, 121-120, on Nov 28, 2021. Joel Embiid scored 42 points for Philadelphia 76ers.
Philadelphia 76ers logo

Philadelphia 76ers

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
Joel Embiid 45 14 3 1 2 42
Tobias Harris 45 9 4 2 0 17
Tyrese Maxey 44 4 9 0 1 15
Seth Curry 46 3 1 0 0 14
Danny Green 22 3 3 4 0 11
Furkan Korkmaz 17 1 1 2 0 7
Matisse Thybulle 29 5 1 3 0 6
Georges Niang 22 2 2 0 1 6
Andre Drummond 13 3 1 0 1 2
Isaiah Joe 6 0 2 1 0 0
Team 290 44 27 13 5 120
Minnesota Timberwolves logo

Minnesota Timberwolves

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
D'Angelo Russell 44 4 8 2 2 35
Karl-Anthony Towns 37 10 0 0 1 28
Anthony Edwards 48 6 7 3 1 19
Naz Reid 21 5 0 0 1 13
Jaden McDaniels 32 4 1 1 0 8
Jarred Vanderbilt 36 14 2 1 1 5
Taurean Prince 31 6 3 0 0 5
Malik Beasley 24 2 0 0 0 5
Leandro Bolmaro 17 3 1 0 0 3
Team 290 54 22 7 6 121

Philadelphia 76ers Vs Minnesota Timberwolves

Game notes

Joel Embiid

Joel Embiid

Joel Embiid scored 42 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in NBA). His previous record was 30 points scored in a October 29, 2021 game against Detroit Pistons (110-102 win). He scored 40 points or more 1 times this season in NBA games.

Joel Embiid grabbed 10 rebounds or more for the 3th time in 10 NBA games this season. His season-high in rebounds is 18. He recorded it on a October 29, 2021 game against Detroit Pistons (110-102 win).

Tobias Harris

Tobias Harris

Tobias Harris scored 10 points or more for the 12th time in 12 NBA games this season. He has done it 7 times on the road, and 5 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 32. He recorded it on a November 14, 2021 game against Indiana Pacers (118-113 loss).

Tyrese Maxey

Tyrese Maxey

Tyrese Maxey scored 10 points or more for the 19th time in 20 NBA games this season. He has done it 10 times on the road, and 9 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 33. He recorded it on a November 12, 2021 game against Toronto Raptors (109-115 loss).

Danny Green

Danny Green

Danny Green scored 10 points or more for the 6th time in 13 NBA games this season. He has done it 4 times on the road, and 2 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 14. He recorded it on a November 14, 2021 game against Indiana Pacers (118-113 loss).

Seth Curry

Seth Curry

Seth Curry scored 10 points or more for the 16th time in 18 NBA games this season. He has done it 8 times on the road, and 8 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 28. He recorded it on a October 25, 2021 game against Oklahoma City Thunder (103-115 win).

D'Angelo Russell

D'Angelo Russell

D'Angelo Russell scored 35 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in NBA). His previous record was 30 points scored in a November 09, 2021 game against Memphis Grizzlies (125-118 loss). He scored 30 points or more 2 times this season in NBA games.

D'Angelo Russell tied his season-high with 6 three-points made (in NBA). He made 5 three-points or more 2 times this season in NBA games.

Karl-Anthony Towns

Karl-Anthony Towns

Karl-Anthony Towns scored 20 points or more for the 15th time in 20 NBA games this season. He has done it 6 times on the road, and 9 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).

Karl-Anthony Towns grabbed 10 rebounds or more for the 10th time in 20 NBA games this season. His season-high in rebounds is 16. He recorded it on a November 02, 2021 game against Orlando Magic (97-115 loss).

Anthony Edwards

Anthony Edwards

Anthony Edwards scored 10 points or more for the 18th time in 20 NBA games this season. He has done it 7 times on the road, and 11 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).

Jarred Vanderbilt

Jarred Vanderbilt

Jarred Vanderbilt grabbed 10 rebounds or more for the 2th time in 20 NBA games this season. His season-high in rebounds is 15. He recorded it on a November 25, 2021 game against Miami Heat (113-101 win).

Naz Reid

Naz Reid

Naz Reid scored 10 points or more for the 7th time in 18 NBA games this season. He has done it 3 times on the road, and 4 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 16. He recorded it on a November 11, 2021 game against Golden State Warriors (123-110 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