NBA: Jaylen Nowell hits 6 3-pointers, Minnesota cools off Boston

Game recap
Nathan Knight scored 20 points, Jaylen Nowell had 29 points, as Minnesota Timberwolves defeated Boston Celtics, 108-103, on Dec 28, 2021. Al Horford scored 16 points for Boston Celtics.
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Minnesota Timberwolves

PLAYER Pts Reb Ast MIN 2M-2A 3M-3A FG% 1M-1A 1% Or Dr Reb Ast To Stl Blk Fo Pts +/- Eff
Jaylen Nowell
Jaylen Nowell
29 6 3 35 4-9 6-9 55.6% 3-4 75.0% 2 4 6 3 1 1 0 2 29 8 29
Nathan Knight
Nathan Knight
20 11 4 29 6-9 2-2 72.7% 2-3 66.7% 2 9 11 4 2 1 1 5 20 13 31
Jaden McDaniels
Jaden McDaniels
17 5 2 36 4-7 2-7 42.9% 3-3 100.0% 1 4 5 2 2 1 0 3 17 -10 15
Malik Beasley
Malik Beasley
15 8 2 39 3-8 3-10 33.3% 0-0 - 1 7 8 2 2 0 0 1 15 -3 11
Greg Monroe
Greg Monroe
11 9 6 25 5-9 0-0 55.6% 1-1 100.0% 3 6 9 6 2 2 1 3 11 13 23
Jake Layman
Jake Layman
6 4 3 24 2-4 0-3 28.6% 2-2 100.0% 0 4 4 3 0 1 1 1 6 -3 10
Jordan McLaughlin
Jordan McLaughlin
5 6 10 32 1-8 0-1 11.1% 3-6 50.0% 1 5 6 10 4 1 0 1 5 15 7
Josh Okogie
Josh Okogie
5 3 0 16 1-2 1-2 50.0% 0-0 - 1 2 3 0 1 0 2 1 5 -2 7
Chris Silva
Chris Silva
0 1 0 3 0-0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 -6 1
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Minnesota Timberwolves
108 53 30 240 26-56 14-34 44.4% 14-19 73.7% 11 42 53 30 14 7 5 17 108 25 134
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Boston Celtics

PLAYER Pts Reb Ast MIN 2M-2A 3M-3A FG% 1M-1A 1% Or Dr Reb Ast To Stl Blk Fo Pts +/- Eff
Jaylen Brown
Jaylen Brown
26 10 4 39 6-16 2-8 33.3% 8-13 61.5% 3 7 10 4 6 0 1 3 26 11 14
Payton Pritchard
Payton Pritchard
24 8 6 45 3-8 5-14 36.4% 3-3 100.0% 1 7 8 6 2 1 0 4 24 1 23
Al Horford
Al Horford
16 9 6 34 2-3 4-8 54.5% 0-0 - 2 7 9 6 1 1 1 1 16 10 27
Grant Williams
Grant Williams
15 6 1 28 1-2 3-5 57.1% 4-4 100.0% 2 4 6 1 3 1 0 1 15 5 17
Robert Williams
Robert Williams
8 11 0 22 3-6 0-0 50.0% 2-2 100.0% 3 8 11 0 1 1 4 5 8 -17 20
Romeo Langford
Romeo Langford
6 3 3 36 2-5 0-4 22.2% 2-4 50.0% 1 2 3 3 0 4 3 0 6 -32 10
Jabari Parker
Jabari Parker
3 2 2 9 0-1 1-2 33.3% 0-0 - 0 2 2 2 1 0 0 0 3 -5 4
Sam Hauser
Sam Hauser
3 1 0 11 0-0 1-4 25.0% 0-0 - 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 5 1
Juan Hernangomez
Juan Hernangomez
2 3 1 16 0-1 0-2 0.0% 2-2 100.0% 2 1 3 1 0 0 1 2 2 -3 4
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Boston Celtics
103 53 23 240 17-42 16-47 37.1% 21-28 75.0% 15 38 53 23 14 8 10 16 103 -25 120

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