Philadelphia 96, Minnesota 88

Boxscore | Recap
Wednesday, March 25, 2009 7:00 PM
Location - Wachovia Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Officials - #61 Courtney Kirkland, #13 Monty McCutchen, #12 Violet Palmer
Attendance - 16965

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Minnesota 16 27 19 26 88
Philadelphia 14 23 28 31 96

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Minnesota 20-52 10-26 10-26 L6
Philadelphia 37-33 21-14 16-19 W3

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win , the Philadelphia 76ers have a 21-14 record at home this season. The Minnesota Timberwolves are 10-26 while on the road this season.
  • Philadelphia has a streak of 3 straight up wins . The 76ers have won 7 of their last 10 games.
  • Minnesota has a streak of 6 straight up losses The Timberwolves have won 2 of their last 10 games.
  • Thaddeus Young played 39:12 minutes and scored 29 points. He shot 50.0% from the field and has averaged 24.4 points over the last five games.
  • Rodney Carney played 32:28 minutes and scored 21 points. He shot 70.0 % from the field and has averaged 12.2 points over the last five games.
  • Following this game the Philadelphia 76ers average 97.5 points per game and hold opponents to 96.8 points per game. The Minnesota Timberwolves average 98.3 points per game and hold opponents to 103.0 points per game.

Top Game Performances

Minnesota   Philadelphia
Rodney Carney 21 Scoring Thaddeus Young 29
Randy Foye 4 Assists Andre Iguodala 6
Ryan Gomes 9 Rebounds Samuel Dalembert 7
Craig Smith 6 Free Throws Made Thaddeus Young 11
Brian Cardinal 2 Steals Thaddeus Young 3
Mike Miller 3 Blocks Marreese Speights 2

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Minnesota 88 36.4 12-27 20-23 19 36 7 5 15
Philadelphia 96 40.8 4-12 34-40 14 41 6 9 11

Upcoming Games

  • Philadelphia will play their next game at home against Charlotte. The 76ers have a W/L % of .583 after a win and .485 after a loss.
  • Minnesota will play their next game on the road against Cleveland . The Timberwolves have a W/L % of .350 after a win and .235 after a loss.
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