NBA: Anthony Edwards scores 44 points, Minnesota prevails over Houston

Game recap
Anthony Edwards scored 44 points, D'Angelo Russell had 23 points, as Minnesota Timberwolves defeated Houston Rockets, 113-104, on Jan 22, 2023. Alperen Sengun scored 19 points for Houston Rockets.
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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
Anthony Edwards 44 6 4 41 9-13 8-16 58.6% 2-2 100.0% 0 6 6 4 5 3 3 1 44 14 43
D'Angelo Russell 23 1 8 31 2-5 4-6 54.5% 7-7 100.0% 0 1 1 8 2 1 0 2 23 2 26
Nathan Knight 19 4 0 25 3-6 2-3 55.6% 7-8 87.5% 2 2 4 0 0 3 0 4 19 23 21
Taurean Prince 7 2 4 22 0-1 2-3 50.0% 1-1 100.0% 0 2 2 4 0 2 0 2 7 3 13
Jaylen Nowell 6 2 1 15 1-3 1-3 33.3% 1-2 50.0% 0 2 2 1 0 0 0 3 6 6 4
Naz Reid 5 3 1 15 2-3 0-4 28.6% 1-1 100.0% 1 2 3 1 1 0 1 3 5 -9 4
Jaden McDaniels 5 2 0 31 2-3 0-2 40.0% 1-3 33.3% 0 2 2 0 1 1 2 2 5 0 4
Austin Rivers 4 2 0 23 2-2 0-2 50.0% 0-0 - 0 2 2 0 0 1 0 3 4 0 5
Kyle Anderson 0 7 2 33 0-6 0-1 0.0% 0-0 - 0 7 7 2 2 1 3 3 0 6 4
Luka Garza 0 1 0 5 0-0 0-1 0.0% 0-0 - 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0
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Minnesota Timberwolves
113 36 20 240 21-42 17-41 45.8% 20-24 83.3% 5 31 36 20 11 12 9 26 113 45 124
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Houston Rockets

PLAYER Pts Reb Ast MIN 2M-2A 3M-3A FG% 1M-1A 1% Or Dr Reb Ast To Stl Blk Fo Pts +/- Eff
Alperen Sengun 19 16 7 37 6-8 1-1 77.8% 4-10 40.0% 2 14 16 7 4 1 3 2 19 -5 34
Eric Gordon 16 4 3 34 5-7 2-6 53.8% 0-0 - 0 4 4 3 0 1 0 2 16 -1 18
Kenyon Martin 15 9 2 30 6-9 0-3 50.0% 3-4 75.0% 2 7 9 2 2 0 0 2 15 -12 17
Tari Eason 14 9 1 27 4-9 1-2 45.5% 3-4 75.0% 5 4 9 1 1 0 0 2 14 -2 16
Josh Christopher 10 4 1 15 5-8 0-1 55.6% 0-0 - 1 3 4 1 2 1 2 1 10 2 12
Jalen Green 10 0 2 33 2-9 1-4 23.1% 3-6 50.0% 0 0 0 2 6 0 0 1 10 -11 -7
Garrison Mathews 9 2 1 18 1-1 1-2 66.7% 4-5 80.0% 1 1 2 1 2 0 0 2 9 -2 8
Jae'Sean Tate 8 3 4 21 0-2 2-2 50.0% 2-4 50.0% 2 1 3 4 4 0 0 3 8 -7 7
TyTy Washington 3 2 1 15 0-0 1-3 33.3% 0-0 - 0 2 2 1 0 1 0 3 3 -3 5
Usman Garuba 0 7 2 11 0-2 0-0 0.0% 0-0 - 2 5 7 2 0 0 1 1 0 -4 8
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Houston Rockets
104 59 24 240 29-55 9-24 48.1% 19-33 57.6% 17 42 59 24 23 4 6 21 104 -45 118

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