Team Stats

  • Field Goal %

    • MIN 53.4
    • 53.8 NO
  • Three Point %

    • MIN 41.2
    • 45.8 NO
  • Turnovers

    • MIN 13
    • 14 NO
  • Rebounds

    • MIN 51
    • 34 NO

Game Information

Smoothie King Center
  • New Orleans, LA
  • Line: MIN -4.0
  • Over/Under: 184
Attendance: 14,671
85%
Capacity: 17,188
Referees: Rodney Mott, Kevin Fehr, Eric Lewis
12/14/2012 Associated Press

Pekovic leads Timberwolves to 3rd straight win

Nikola Pekovic scored a season-high 31 points, Andrei Kirilenko had 21 points and 11 rebounds, and the Minnesota Timberwolves won their third straight game, 113-102 over the New Orleans Hornets on Friday night.

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Timberwolves28223231113
Hornets23272329102

Game Flow

MIN
NO
0:00 - 4th Quarter

MIN

113

NO

102

End of Game

Shot Chart

  • Andrei Kirilenko misses layup
  • Kevin Love offensive rebound
  • Andrei Kirilenko misses layup
  • Nikola Pekovic misses 9-foot jumper
  • Kevin Love misses layup
  • Kevin Love misses 26-foot three point jumper
  • Kevin Love makes two point shot (Luke Ridnour assists)
  • Nikola Pekovic makes layup (Luke Ridnour assists)
  • Kevin Love misses layup
  • Luke Ridnour makes 21-foot jumper (Alexey Shved assists)
  • Andrei Kirilenko misses 20-foot jumper
  • Nikola Pekovic makes jumper (Kevin Love assists)
  • Kevin Love makes 24-foot three point jumper (Luke Ridnour assists)
  • Kevin Love misses 26-foot three point jumper
  • Jose Juan Barea makes layup
  • Dante Cunningham misses 10-foot jumper
  • Alexey Shved makes 26-foot three point jumper
  • Jose Juan Barea makes 12-foot two point shot
  • Jose Juan Barea makes driving layup
  • Josh Howard misses 24-foot three point jumper
  • Derrick Williams makes 2-foot two point shot (Luke Ridnour assists)
  • Al-Farouq Aminu blocks Jose Juan Barea 's 3-foot layup
  • Kevin Love misses 26-foot three point jumper
  • Derrick Williams misses three point jumper
  • Kevin Love misses layup
  • Nikola Pekovic makes two point shot
  • Andrei Kirilenko makes 17-foot jumper (Alexey Shved assists)
  • Anthony Davis blocks Kevin Love 's 17-foot jumper
  • Luke Ridnour makes 26-foot three point jumper (Kevin Love assists)
  • Andrei Kirilenko makes dunk (Luke Ridnour assists)
  • Andrei Kirilenko makes layup (Alexey Shved assists)
  • Alexey Shved makes 25-foot three point jumper
  • Nikola Pekovic makes layup (Kevin Love assists)
  • Luke Ridnour makes 22-foot three point jumper (Alexey Shved assists)
  • Kevin Love misses 21-foot jumper
  • Nikola Pekovic misses jumper
  • Alexey Shved misses driving layup
  • Kevin Love misses 7-foot jumper
  • Kevin Love offensive rebound
  • Kevin Love misses 4-foot jumper
  • Kevin Love misses free throw 1 of 1
  • Andrei Kirilenko makes dunk (Luke Ridnour assists)
  • Jose Juan Barea misses 3-foot jumper
  • Nikola Pekovic makes 4-foot two point shot
  • Dante Cunningham offensive rebound
  • Jose Juan Barea misses 10-foot jumper
  • Andrei Kirilenko offensive rebound
  • Dante Cunningham misses 19-foot jumper
  • Nikola Pekovic makes 1-foot dunk (Luke Ridnour assists)
  • Jose Juan Barea makes driving layup
  • Robin Lopez misses 6-foot jumper
  • Al-Farouq Aminu offensive rebound
  • Austin Rivers makes 26-foot three point jumper (Greivis Vasquez assists)
  • Al-Farouq Aminu makes 2-foot two point shot (Greivis Vasquez assists)
  • Greivis Vasquez misses 26-foot three point jumper
  • Robin Lopez makes 6-foot two point shot (Austin Rivers assists)
  • Al-Farouq Aminu makes 20-foot jumper (Greivis Vasquez assists)
  • Robin Lopez makes layup (Greivis Vasquez assists)
  • Greivis Vasquez misses layup
  • Robin Lopez misses 8-foot jumper
  • Ryan Anderson makes 26-foot three point jumper (Greivis Vasquez assists)
  • Lance Thomas misses 13-foot jumper
  • Greg Stiemsma blocks Ryan Anderson 's 3-foot layup
  • Greg Stiemsma blocks Lance Thomas 's 7-foot jumper
  • Brian Roberts misses 33-foot three point jumper
  • Ryan Anderson makes three point jumper (Brian Roberts assists)
  • Austin Rivers makes 11-foot two point shot
  • Greivis Vasquez makes driving layup (Anthony Davis assists)
  • Austin Rivers makes 19-foot two point shot
  • Robin Lopez makes 17-foot two point shot (Greivis Vasquez assists)
  • Austin Rivers makes 26-foot three point jumper (Greivis Vasquez assists)
  • Austin Rivers makes driving layup
  • Ryan Anderson misses 24-foot three point jumper
  • Austin Rivers misses driving layup
  • Ryan Anderson makes 26-foot three point jumper (Greivis Vasquez assists)
  • Greivis Vasquez makes 16-foot two point shot
  • Robin Lopez makes layup
  • Ryan Anderson misses 26-foot three point jumper
  • Greivis Vasquez makes 8-foot two point shot
  • Greivis Vasquez misses driving layup
  • Greivis Vasquez makes 7-foot two point shot
  • Greivis Vasquez misses 25-foot three point jumper
  • Ryan Anderson makes 16-foot two point shot
  • Anthony Davis makes dunk (Greivis Vasquez assists)
  • Greivis Vasquez misses 25-foot three point jumper
  • Ryan Anderson misses 26-foot three point jumper
  • Brian Roberts makes 16-foot two point shot (Anthony Davis assists)
  • Xavier Henry makes 19-foot jumper
  • Brian Roberts misses 25-foot three point jumper
  • Brian Roberts makes 26-foot three point jumper (Greivis Vasquez assists)
  • Ryan Anderson misses 26-foot three point jumper
  • Brian Roberts makes 21-foot jumper (Greivis Vasquez assists)
  • Ryan Anderson misses three point jumper
  • Greivis Vasquez makes 9-foot two point shot (Brian Roberts assists)
  • Greivis Vasquez makes 26-foot three point jumper
  • Andrei Kirilenko blocks Austin Rivers 's 8-foot jumper
  • Brian Roberts makes 11-foot two point shot (Greivis Vasquez assists)
  • Ryan Anderson misses 12-foot two point shot
  • Austin Rivers makes driving layup
  • Greivis Vasquez makes layup

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