NBA: Karl-Anthony Towns gets 16 rebounds, Minnesota beats Oklahoma City

Game recap
Patrick Beverley scored 20 points, Karl-Anthony Towns had 17 points, as Minnesota Timberwolves defeated Oklahoma City Thunder, 98-90, on Jan 6, 2022. Josh Giddey scored 14 points for Oklahoma City Thunder.
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Minnesota Timberwolves

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
Anthony Edwards 32 5 2 5 0 22
Patrick Beverley 26 4 6 1 1 20
Karl-Anthony Towns 37 16 3 1 2 17
Jaylen Nowell 23 3 3 0 0 16
Jaden McDaniels 21 3 2 0 0 11
D'Angelo Russell 30 2 3 1 0 6
Jarred Vanderbilt 30 13 3 1 1 5
Naz Reid 11 3 0 1 3 1
Taurean Prince 10 3 0 0 0 0
Malik Beasley 18 3 1 1 0 0
Team 240 55 23 11 7 98
Oklahoma City Thunder logo

Oklahoma City Thunder

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander 38 2 5 0 0 19
Josh Giddey 35 15 6 1 0 14
Aaron Wiggins 37 3 1 1 0 11
Kenrich Williams 25 9 2 4 0 10
Darius Bazley 24 7 1 1 1 10
Mike Muscala 16 4 1 2 3 9
Jeremiah Robinson-Earl 22 2 1 1 2 7
Aleksej Pokusevski 17 2 0 1 1 4
Ty Jerome 9 1 4 0 0 3
Tre Mann 18 7 0 0 0 3
Team 240 52 21 11 7 90

Minnesota Timberwolves Vs Oklahoma City Thunder

Game notes

Patrick Beverley

Patrick Beverley

Patrick Beverley scored 20 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in NBA). His previous record was 12 points scored in a January 03, 2022 game against Los Angeles Lakers (108-103 loss). He scored 20 points or more 1 times this season in NBA games.

Patrick Beverley made 5 three-pointers and set his new season-high in three-points made (in NBA). His previous record was 2 three-points made in a January 03, 2022 game against Los Angeles Lakers (108-103 loss). He made 5 three-point shots or more 1 times this season in NBA games.

Karl-Anthony Towns

Karl-Anthony Towns

Karl-Anthony Towns scored 10 points or more for the 30th time in 31 NBA games this season. He has done it 11 times on the road, and 19 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 15 rebounds or more for the 3th time in 31 NBA games this season. His season-high in rebounds is 16. He recorded it on a December 07, 2021 game against Atlanta Hawks (110-121 loss).

Anthony Edwards

Anthony Edwards

Anthony Edwards scored 20 points or more for the 19th time in 32 NBA games this season. He has done it 9 times on the road, and 10 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).

Jaylen Nowell

Jaylen Nowell

Jaylen Nowell scored 10 points or more for the 9th time in 24 NBA games this season. He has done it 3 times on the road, and 6 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 29. He recorded it on a December 28, 2021 game against Boston Celtics (108-103 win).

Jarred Vanderbilt

Jarred Vanderbilt

Jarred Vanderbilt grabbed 10 rebounds or more for the 7th time in 33 NBA games this season. His season-high in rebounds is 16. He recorded it on a December 18, 2021 game against Los Angeles Lakers (110-92 win).

Jaden McDaniels

Jaden McDaniels

Jaden McDaniels scored 10 points or more for the 13th time in 35 NBA games this season. He has done it 8 times on the road, and 5 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 18. He recorded it on a December 29, 2021 game against New York Knicks (88-96 loss).

Josh Giddey

Josh Giddey

Josh Giddey scored 10 points or more for the 19th time in 32 NBA games this season. He has done it 10 times on the road, and 9 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 19. He recorded it on a December 21, 2021 game against Memphis Grizzlies (99-102 win).

Josh Giddey grabbed 15 rebounds or more for the 2th time in 32 NBA games this season. His season-high in rebounds is 18. He recorded it on a December 19, 2021 game against LA Clippers (104-103 win).

Kenrich Williams

Kenrich Williams

Kenrich Williams scored 10 points or more for the 9th time in 34 NBA games this season. He has done it 5 times on the road, and 4 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 17. He recorded it on a December 16, 2021 game against New Orleans Pelicans (110-113 loss).

Shai Gilgeous-Alexander

Shai Gilgeous-Alexander

Shai Gilgeous-Alexander scored 10 points or more for the 32th time in 32 NBA games this season. He has done it 15 times on the road, and 17 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 39. He recorded it on a December 02, 2021 game against Houston Rockets (110-114 loss).

Aaron Wiggins

Aaron Wiggins

Aaron Wiggins scored 10 points or more for the 6th time in 19 NBA games this season. He has done it 3 times on the road, and 3 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 24. He recorded it on a December 27, 2021 game against New Orleans Pelicans (117-112 win).

Darius Bazley

Darius Bazley

Darius Bazley scored 10 points or more for the 13th time in 32 NBA games this season. He has done it 7 times on the road, and 6 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 20. He recorded it on a October 28, 2021 game against Los Angeles Lakers (123-115 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